MIAMISBURG, Ohio – Manufacturers in search of the latest grinding technology, techniques and turnkey solutions to increase their competitive advantage will find everything they need at the UNITED GRINDING Universe Event, taking place September 16 and 17 at the company's North American headquarters in Miamisburg, Ohio.
Throughout the symposium-style event, UNITED GRINDING will use advanced machines from its STUDER, BLOHM, WALTER and EWAG lines to demonstrate how ID/OD, match, creep feed, centerless, radius, universal and other modern grinding techniques can improve productivity and boost part quality. Among these machines are the new STUDER S151, a universal internal cylindrical grinding machine, and the new BLOHM PROFIMAT MT, a high-performance production grinding machine. The company will also showcase an advanced automation cell to demonstrate the use of its machines in lights-out manufacturing.
Application engineers will be available during the more than 16 technology demonstrations to answer questions and discuss how new developments in surface and profile, cylindrical and tool grinding can produce precision parts at the best possible value. Supplementary technical lectures will follow these demonstrations so attendees can further explore the new grinding frontier.
Other key topics of discussions at the event will include how in-process and post-process gauging, automation, software, coolant, abrasive technology and preventive maintenance play important roles in optimizing the overall grinding process.
Furthermore, attendees can leverage the diverse experience of the UNITED GRINDING staff to find the best grinding strategy for growing and/or optimizing their unique operations. Company representatives available during the event will include applications engineers, customer care representatives, executive team members as well as experts who represent each of the UNITED GRINDING brands in Europe.
Several ancillary grinding machine suppliers will also be on hand to share technology advancements within their respective areas and how they relate to UNITED GRINDING equipment.
According to Terry Derrico, president and CEO of United Grinding North America, Inc., the UNITED GRINDING Universe Event is a great opportunity for any company that wants to reshore or grow their business in the highly competitive global marketplace. "Our event will be this year’s primary source for all things grinding. And those who attend will leave having complete knowledge of the latest grinding technologies and techniques for improved productivity and profitability."
As part of the UNITED GRINDING Universe Event, the company will host a special evening event at the Boonshoft Museum of Discovery on September 16 for those who wish to further network with peers. The evening’s agenda will include dinner, entertainment and a special guest speaker from the world of space travel.
Please visit www.grinding.com/universe to register for the UNITED GRINDING Universe Event as well as find the complete presentation schedule and full list of machine demonstrations.
About United Grinding North America, Inc.
United Grinding North America, Inc. is the subsidiary for the North American market, with two production plants of 52,534 sq-ft space in Miamisburg, Ohio and 28,670 sq-ft in Fredericksburg, Virginia and over 175 employees around North America. Apart from its production plants in the U.S., it runs an additional sales and service office in Querétaro, Mexico. UNITED GRINDING North America occupies a leading position in the North American grinding machine tool market by offering innovative products in the technology areas of surface profile grinding, cylindrical grinding and tool grinding. With a wide range of products, application know how from a single source and a high level of innovation capabilities, the customers enjoy the benefits in terms of efficiency, quality and reliability of its products. For more information, please visit www.grinding.com.