Now that American Manufacturing Day has been declared Manufacturing Month, the timing has never been better to check out what local manufacturers and distributors have going on to help mold manufacturers do their jobs better. If you are in the Chicago area, CNC machine tool manufacturer Okuma America Corporation and distributor Morris Midwest are hosting an event called Jobtoberfest on October 24-25 that will focus on machine tool solutions designed to optimize productivity for small to large job shops. Atttendees are invited to bring their challenging parts and machining problems to the event so Okuma and Morris application engineers, teamed with Partners in THINC members, can help them solve their manufacturing problems. To register, click here.
There will be 19 machines on display as well as metrology and automation equipment; and the event is free for manufacturers.