BLOOMINGTON, MN – Stratasys Ltd. unveiled two prototype 3D printing machines designed to produce larger parts and give additive manufacturing a bigger role on the factory floor. “Where we’re headed for tomorrow is much larger,” Rich Garrity, president of the company’s Americas operations, said in a briefing on Tuesday in Bloomington, MN. “We’re talking about feet and meters Read More
The International Manufacturing Technology Show - 2016
The International Manufacturing Technology Show is one of the largest industrial trade shows in the world, featuring more than 2,000 exhibiting companies and 114,147 registrants. The event is held every two years in September at McCormick Place, Chicago. IMTS 2016 will be held Sept. 12-17. This is a great website for information about new products at the show and planning your visit.
From simple origins come some of manufacturing’s more sophisticated technologies The basic mechanics that gave rise to many of the products and systems found in the Abrasive Machining/Sawing/Finishing Pavilion are quite primitive. There is nothing primitive, however, about the thoroughly modern applications of these mechanics that will be displayed at IMTS 2016. Take Read More
According to Peter Eelman, vice president–exhibitions and communications for IMTS organizer AMT, the mission of the International Manufacturing Technology Show is to introduce new technology to make manufacturing more productive and profitable. As well as these exhibits at Chicago’s McCormick Place, IMTS 2016 has a robust educational component to help make use of the Read More
This pavilion includes technologies to process sheetmetal and lasers that seemingly do everything, including 3D print Right off the Grand Concourse, located in the North Building’s B Hall, the Fabricating and Lasers Pavilion at IMTS will feature the latest technologies for fabricating, laser and waterjet-based machining, along with displays of welding, metal treating and Read More
Co-located show presents the full range of industrial power transmission tech “This year, we are excited to provide attendees the opportunity to learn about the latest industrial technologies at five spin-off events from our flagship show in Germany, Hannover Messe,” said Aryan Zandieh, director of sales, Hannover Fairs USA. “Combined with the innovations displayed at IMTS, Read More
Separate floorspace brings home the importance of the innovative technology At previous editions of IMTS, additive manufacturing technology was featured in AMT’s Emerging Technology Center and as a part of the Fabricating and Laser Pavilion. But for 2016, the technology long seen as little more than a curiosity has blossomed into a category worthy of its own pavilion at Read More