Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) June 26, 2014
Okuma America Corporation, a world-leader in CNC machine tool manufacturing, and Hartwig Inc., the largest machine tool solutions distributor in the Midwest, partner to host an Open House, Wednesday, July 16, 2014 from 9:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m., at the Okuma Tech Center, Houston, Texas.
This one day event will feature select CNC machines in addition to new technology, tooling and workholding that will be displayed at IMTS 2014. Attendees will get a preview of special event pricing on a variety of machines including Okuma horizontal lathes and machining centers, Tsugmai Swiss turn centers, EDM machines, and inspection and measuring equipment.
The event will include live cutting demonstrations and seminars and attendees will have the opportunity to meet with representatives from Okuma, Hartwig, members of Partners in THINC and other suppliers. The Open House schedule is:
*9:00 - 10:00 a.m. – Welcome
*10:00 -11:00 a.m. - ABB, KUKA Automation Seminar
*12:00 – 1:00 p.m. - Lunch
*1:00 -1:30 p.m. - Okuma Technology, Jeff Estes
*1:30 – 3:00 p.m. – Demonstrations
To register for the event and for more information on CNC machines that will be on display visit http://go.hartwiginc.com/hartwigopenhouse.
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