The Manufacturing Advanced Expo scheduled for May 10th in Erie will not only feature over 30 exhibitors, but education sessions as well. Methods Machine Tools will present Milling Strategies to Increase Profitability. The 90-minute seminar features application samples and case studies that showcase what is possible with today’s advanced equipment and techniques. They will highlight the machines, tools holders, software and programming techniques that play a critical role in successful advanced machining. They will also address the challenges presented by the knowledge gap and discuss what can be done to close it.

The Expo will take place on May 10th, 12-5pm at the Ambassador Conference Center in Erie, PA, showcasing the latest advancements in automation technology, robotics, manufacturing, and how they affect and compliment the skilled workforce in northwest Pennsylvania. Vendors will demonstrate the latest manufacturing technology for a smarter and more productive shop floor. A variety of educational sessions will highlight advanced technology and applications. The program is hosted by Northwestern PA Chapter of National Tooling and Machining Association, Northwest Industrial Resource Center, with NEFF as the premiere sponsor.

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