March 7, 2006
As part of its new exhibit strategy , The Precision Metalforming Association (PMA) is offering scaled-down regional shows, which will be held in even-numbered years. A larger show will return to the Chicago area in odd-numbered years.
Editor's Note: This information was obtained from www.metalform.com, and from the Precision Metalforming Association (PMA). For the most accurate, up-to-date information, visit the show Web site or refer to the directory distributed at the show.
Regional Metalform Nashville 2006, sponsored by the Precision Metalforming Association (PMA), will be held March 21-23 at the Nashville Convention Center in Nashville, Tenn. This regional event features metal stamping companies from Tennessee, Alabama, and Georgia, otherwise known as"Automotive Alley."
Expo hours are:
Tuesday, March 21 — 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Wednesday, March 22 — 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Thursday, March 23 — 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The symposium offers nearly 15 technical sessions covering topics such as press technology, die design, automation, and high-strength steel. Presentations range from fundamentals for beginners to advanced concepts for experienced metal formers. Sessions will run Tuesday through Thursday.
Tuesday's track topics are in-die sensors, alternative manufacturing methods, press technology, die design, quick die change, die setter boot camp, and maintenance.
Wednesday's track topics are metal forming, tooling design and software, automation, tooling material and components, high-strength steel, and assembly monitoring.
Thursday's track topics are automation and process monitoring.
Online registration for the show is available at www.metalform.com. For registration information, contact PMA.
|Please visit these STAMPING Journal® advertisers at Metalform:|
0426 & 0428
|Advertiser Web Address|
AP&T North America, Inc. www.apt.se
Anchor Lamina, Inc. www.anchorlamina.com
Beckwood Press www.beckwoodpress.com
DADCO, Inc. www.dadco.net
Enprotech Mechanical Services Inc. www.enpromech.com
Guild International, Inc. www.guildint.com
Hansford Parts and Products www.hpproc.com
Hyson Products www.hysonproducts.com
Impax Tooling Solutions www.wilsontool.com
Minster Machine www.minster.com
Moeller Manufacturing moellerpunch.com
Norwalk Innovation www.norwalkinnovation.com
Oak Products www.oakproducts.biz
Pax Products, Inc. www.paxproducts.com
Prab Inc. www.prab.com
Specialty Strip & Oscillating, Inc. www.specialtystrip.com
Spra-Rite by Industrial Innovations www.industrialinnovation.com
TD Center www.tdcoating.com
Trumpf, Inc. www.us.trumpf.com
Unipunch Products www.unipunch.com
United Aluminum Corp. www.unitedaluminum.com
Vero International www.veroint.com
Vibro/Dynamics Corp. www.vibroindustries.com
Wayne Trail Technologies www.waynetrail.com
|Note: This listing is provided as a service and was compiled from the exhibitor list posted on|
the show sponsor's Web site. The publisher does not assume liability for errors or omissions.
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