For applications that require high tolerance and precision surface finish, this pavilion has the technology you need. These technologies are particularly important to the auto, aerospace and medical industries, all of which require a high degree of accuracy and precision. See the latest in all varieties of grinding technology, as well as sawing and cutoff machines and a variety of finishing technologies, such as lapping, balancing, honing and polishing machines.
Cylindrical grinders · internal grinders · angular wheelside grinders · creep feed grinders · thrufeed grinders · centerless grinders · surface grinders · abrasive belt grinders · jig grinders · CNC tool & cutter grinders · universal grinders · cam grinders · bench, crankshaft & abrasive cutoff machines · band saws · circular saws · lapping machines · balancing machines · honing machines · polishing machines.
Controls & CAD-CAM
The world of custom automation and the latest software is on display in this pavilion, everything you need to extract the maximum efficiency from your machine tool - optimizing your plant operations and cost efficiency.
CIM/CAD/CAM systems · CNC controls · automation management systems · communications systems and LAN · software development systems services · computers and software · instruments-controls and systems integrations services.
EDM is a proven, reliable, high-accuracy technology for those in the tool & die industry, and especially those that specialize in one-off or specialty components. Everything from CNC wire EDM equipment to die sinking machines can be found here.
CNC wire EDM · EDM filtration systems and supplies · ram type EDM · wire type EDM · metal disintegrators · die sinking machines.
If you're looking for gear manufacturing equipment—such as gear cutting, forming and finishing, as well as broaching, shaping and slotting machines, you must visit the Gear Generation pavilion. In addition to traditional applications such as auto, construction, mining and ship-building, gears are finding even greater importance in the emerging alternative energy and wind power sectors.
Gear hobbers · gear shapers · gear cutters · gear shavers · broaching equipment · gear grinding equipment · gear measuring equipment.
IANA - Industrial Automation North America at IMTS 2012
World-class show organizer Deutsche Messe brings its global industrial event to North America. IANA exhibitors will showcase all areas of industrial automation. Industry-specific conferences, plant tours, and educational workshops will add attendance value to this exciting new pavilion at IMTS 2012.
Industrial automation systems · microsystems technology · electrical systems · industrial IT and software.
These are the goods you need to run your plant, from the parts to service and monitor your machines to the components necessary for safe and environmentally responsible operations.
Equipment and services for air purification, safety guards, mats & equipment · filtration equipment · water and oil purification · air filtration · oil separation · sump cleaners · noise control equipment · dust removers · electrical equipment · way covers/tracks · storage systems · parts cleaners · parts washers · materials handling/storage systems · ball screws · bearings · spindles · conveyors · AGVs · coatings · servo motors · pumps · degreasers · robotics · plant maintenance equipment · assembly/test equipment · motion control equipment · environmental management software.
Metal Cutting is the very foundation of the machine tool industry, a group that represented more than $500 billion in worldwide consumption in 2009. This pavilion is where you'll find the latest innovations in metal cutting equipment, machining centers, turning centers, drilling, boring, milling, and more.
Machining centers · turning centers · automated manufacturing systems · milling machines and centers · boring machines · drilling machines · transfer machines · screw machines · skiving/trepanning/roller burnishing machines · gun drilling machines · planer/mills · boring mills · multiple spindle drills and automatics · drill/mill/bore heads and slides · thread rolling · jig boring/milling machines and knurling machines · VTLs · bar feeds · automation systems · assembly machines · end finishers · machining cells · chuckers · CNC lathes · Flexible Manufacturing Systems (FMS).
Metal Forming & Fabricating/Laser
Come see the latest technology in metal forming, fabrication, waterjet and laser-based machining in the Metal Forming & Fabricating/Laser Processes pavilion. Also featured are displays of welding, metal treating and marking equipment.
Plasma ·bending machines · coiling equipment · forming equipment · press brakes and shears · presses · heat treating equipment · welding equipment · water jet cutting machines · laser systems and equipment · marking machines · pipe/tube benders · robotics · stamping equipment · punching equipment · iron workers · roll forming.
This is where you'll find the metrology equipment and systems to keep your processes on track and find absolute confidence and security in the quality of your output. It's also where you'll find the equipment that will check the accuracy of your machines, an important step to protecting your investments.
Precision measuring machines · laser measurement machines · coordinate measuring machines · precision gaging · automated gaging · in-process gaging · tool condition monitoring equipment · measurement software · quality, control, testing and measuring equipment · comparators · metrology · vision systems · surface finish measuring equipment.
Tooling & Workholding Systems
No industry functions without its tooling. Maximize the investment in your machinery and equipment with the latest technology that will allow for minimum setup and machining time. Good tooling can give new capability to older equipment. If productivity and cost efficiency is your focus, you must visit this pavilion. The latest in state-of-the-art workholding systems are also featured in this area.
Boring bars · coolants · oils · cutting fluids · ceramics and composite cutting tools · tool coatings · drills · chucks · tools · milling cutters · form cutters · cutting tools · tooling systems · end mills · fixturing systems · gun drilling tools · cutting tool measurement/checking systems · hobs · tool inserts · jigs · key seating tools · ball nose end mills · lapping tools · magnetic chucks and plates · collets · NC tables · spindle adaptors · plates · quick change dies · reaming tools · screw thread inserts · tool storage equipment · deep hole/trepanning cutting tools · jigs and fixtures · tooling columns · universal fixturing · vises · workholding systems. West Building