Mason, Ohio – April 4, 2013 – Makino is pleased to announce its Automotive and Part Production Day, scheduled on Wednesday, May 8 at its Mason, Ohio technology center. The event is planned to provide attendees with engineering and technology solutions that can offer greater throughput, repeatable performance and improved profitability.
“With recent growth in the automotive market, now is the time for North American manufacturers to seek out every possible competitive edge,” said Mark Rentschler, Marketing Manager. “At Makino’s Automotive and Part Production day, attendees can pick up new insights for success through demonstrations and presentations that will focus on automation, engineering services, volume part processing alternatives, robust and reliable process platforms, and speed to market. Without a doubt, this technology event is set to deliver a proven formula for increasing global competitiveness.”
Featured guest speaker at the event is Bob Lutz, retired vice chairman of General Motors Corporation and author of “Guts” and “Car Guys vs. Bean Counters.” Lutz is one of the most experienced and high-profile auto executives in the world—with 50 years of experience in the industry, most recently at GM where he has been the force behind the renaissance of fresh, bold designs and performance engineering in U.S. cars. Attendees will have an opportunity to hear Lutz’ speech during the complimentary dinner following the morning and afternoon presentations.
The Automotive and Part Production Technology Event is free but registration is required and can be completed by calling Cindy Enger at 513-573-4584, or by going online to www.makino.com/auto. Please RSVP by Wednesday, May 1.
Automotive and Part Production Day is part of Makino’s spring educational lineup that includes the New Technologies for Jet Engine and Turbine Manufacturing Technology Day on April 16 and 17, and Aluminum and Titanium Aerospace Structural Component Technology Day on April 30.
“With each of these events, we intend to share the latest knowledge and tools that our customers need to win new business opportunities in some of North America’s fastest growing markets” said Rentschler. “With insightful presentations, live machining demonstrations and one-on-one interactions with our engineering staff, attendees can take the knowledge and experience gained back home to improve their competitiveness globally.”
A world leader in advanced CNC machining centers, Makino is committed to providing high-performance, leading-edge machining technologies and innovative engineered process solutions that enable manufacturers to focus on making what matters. Makino offers a wide range of high-precision metal-cutting and EDM machinery, including horizontal machining centers, vertical machining centers, 5-axis machining centers, graphite machining centers, and wire and Ram EDMs. Makino’s flexible automation solutions provide reduced labor costs and increased throughput in a variety of production volumes and designs. Makino’s engineering services offers industry-leading expertise for even the most challenging applications across all industries. For more information, call 1-800-552-3288 or visit makino.com.
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