Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) April 25, 2014
Okuma America Corporation, a world-leader in CNC machine tool manufacturing, Hartwig Inc., the largest machine tool solutions distributor in the Midwest and Davis Applied Technology College (DATC) partner to host a CNC technology and tooling event Wednesday, May 7 and Thursday, May 8, 2014 from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., at DATC, Kaysville, Utah.
This two-day event will feature on-site cutting demonstrations and several seminars. New tooling techniques that increase productivity will be illustrated on a variety of Okuma machines including GENOS horizontal lathes and machining centers, Tsugami Swiss turn centers, Bridgeport vertical machining centers, Hexagon Metrology inspection equipment, and ROMER Portable Arms. Additionally, the Okuma THINC®-OSP control will be available for hands-on demonstration and trials. The seminar schedule for the two day event is as follows:
Wednesday, May 7
10:30 a.m. - Machining Intelligently
1:30 p.m. - How Okuma Controls Make Increased Productivity and Profitability Easy
Thursday, May 8
10:30 a.m. - Improving Profitability via “Once and Done” Machining
1:30 p.m. - Green Light Machining
To register for the event or for more information, visit http://go.hartwiginc.com/profit.
About Okuma America Corporation
Okuma America Corporation is the U.S.-based sales and service affiliate of Okuma Corporation, a world leader in CNC (computer numeric control) machine tools, founded in 1898 in Nagoya, Japan. The company is the industry’s only single-source provider, with the CNC machine, drive, motors, encoders, spindle and CNC control all manufactured by Okuma. Okuma’s innovative and reliable technology, paired with comprehensive, localized service protection, allows users to run continuously with confidence – maximizing profitability. Along with its industry-leading distribution network (largest in the Americas), and Partners in THINC®, Okuma facilitates quality, productivity and efficiency, empowering the customer and enabling competitive advantage in today’s demanding manufacturing environment. For more information, visit http://www.okuma.com or follow us on Facebook or Twitter @OkumaAmerica.
Founded in 1960, Hartwig has become the largest distributor of machine tool solutions and inspection equipment in the Midwest and Mountain regions. Built on a foundation of fairness, after-sales support and hard work, the company has grown to more than 170 employees covering eight office locations in 15 states including: Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas, Utah, and Wyoming. Hartwig partners with its customers to optimize machining performance, decrease downtime and improve overall efficiency of equipment and applications. The company prides itself on not just being a machine tool distributor, but a true solutions provider intent on assisting customers in controlling their destiny and keeping manufacturing within the U.S.
Hartwig delivers applications, service and sales to numerous industries, including aerospace, computer, construction, farming, fluid power, industrial machining, medical, oil and gas energy, and semiconductor processing. Hartwig’s name is synonymous with quality, service, support, and engineering. http://www.hartwiginc.com
Davis Applied Technology College
Davis Applied Technology College (DATC) is one of eight campuses in the Utah College of Applied Technology system, and is located in Kaysville, Utah. DATC was established in 1978, and has currently provided open enrollment, competency-based training for over 8000 high school and adult students in Davis and Morgan County. DATC currently offers 31 certificate programs in the Schools of Business, Construction, Health Professions, Information Technology, Manufacturing, Service Professions and Transportation. Our mission is ‘We are a trusted learning community embracing technical education to promote economic growth and student development.”