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Manufacturing Mania - The Aqua Turf Club

October marks the third annual Connecticut. Dream It. Do It. Manufacturing Month.  During the month, Connecticut. Dream It. Do It. presents 'Manufacturing Mania' at different locations around the state. The unique, by-invitation-only event is a day of activities designed to introduce middle school students and teachers to the wide variety of careers that today's manufacturing offers.

On October 3,  'Manufacturing Mania' kicks off Manufacturing Month at The Aqua Turf Club in the Plantsville district of Southington, Conn. More than 250 boys and girls will hear from state leaders and be introduced to manufacturing through hands-on, team-based activities that replicate the manufacturing process from concept to design to fabrication to quality control.  They'll see 3D printing in action and will talk with Connecticut manufacturers about exciting advances in technology and industry career opportunities. 

Registration is full for this by-invitation event.

Find out more about Connecticut. Dream It. Do It.

 

 


Oktoberfest/Cruise Night

The Western Massachusetts Chapter of the NTMA invites you to attend Oktoberfest Cruise Night hosted by Advance Welding.  

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NX 9 Manufacturing Customization

This course is intended to provide CAM customization options to the NC programmer. This class will show the user how to get the most usage out of NX by introducing the user to topics that allow the NX system to be automated to a much higher level.

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Thermo Fisher Scientific Lean Tour

Tewksbury, MA - This is a unique opportunity to tour Thermo Fisher Scientific’s “Center of Excellence.” Participants will be able to see and hear about how this lean transformation has taken place over the past several years, directly from the employees who have made it happen. Tour highlights include: Daily Management Boards, 5S and Visual Controls, GEMBA Walks, PPI, CAS (Customer Allegiance Score) and VOMI/Kanban. - more info & registration: http://www.ame.org/events/thermo-fisher-scientific-lean-tour


ISO 9001:2015 Workshop

This half day overview program presents enough information to understand the new material, its flexibilities, and its challenges. It is the policy of the International Organization for Standardization to review every Standard for revision needs about every 5 years. ISO 9001 is now in that process and the Committee Draft (CD) was published on June 3, 2013.

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Manufacturing Mania - Webster Bank Arena, Bridgeport

October marks the third annual Connecticut. Dream It. Do It. Manufacturing Month.  During the month, Connecticut. Dream It. Do It. presents 'Manufacturing Mania' at different locations around the state. The unique, by-invitation-only event is a day of activities designed to introduce middle school students and teachers to the wide variety of careers that today's manufacturing offers.

On October 16, 'Manufacturing Mania' will be held at the Webster Bank Arena, Bridgeport, Conn. Nearly 200 boys and girls will hear from state leaders and be introduced to manufacturing through hands-on, team-based activities that replicate the manufacturing process from concept to design to fabrication to quality control.  They'll see 3D printing in action and will talk with Connecticut manufacturers about exciting advances in technology and industry career opportunities. 

Registration is full for this by-invitation event. 

Find out more about Connecticut. Dream It. Do It.


Manufacturing Mania - Webster Bank Arena, Bridgeport

October marks the third annual Connecticut. Dream It. Do It. Manufacturing Month.  During the month, Connecticut. Dream It. Do It. presents 'Manufacturing Mania' at different locations around the state. The unique, by-invitation-only event is a day of activities designed to introduce middle school students and teachers to the wide variety of careers that today's manufacturing offers.

On October 17, 'Manufacturing Mania' will be held at the Webster Bank Arena, Bridgeport, Conn. Nearly 200 boys and girls will hear from state leaders and be introduced to manufacturing through hands-on, team-based activities that replicate the manufacturing process from concept to design to fabrication to quality control.  They'll see 3D printing in action and will talk with Connecticut manufacturers about exciting advances in technology and industry career opportunities. 

Registration is full for this by-invitation event.

Find out more about Connecticut. Dream It. Do It.


Tool Management Workshop

Experience hands‐on high‐performance tool management solutions for an efficient manufacturing process live during this half day workshop.

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How Nanotechnology Can Improve Machine Tool Productivity

Tool-X LLC, has developed new cutting oils and water-based coolants which use carbon nano-onions to improve machine tool lubrication and toold performace.  In the past year, Tool-X coolants habve been introduced and adopted by local manufacturers to this new cutting edge technology.

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Advanced Shop Floor Management Technology

This presentation will detail how discrete manufacturing industries in the Automotive, Aerospace, and Medical sectors were able to drive shop floor productivity gains by adopting the right shop floor management principles and supporting technology.

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NCSIMUL Machine Seminar

NCSIMUL Machine is considered the most advanced CNC realistic machine simulation solution for simulating, verifying, optimizing, and reviewing machining programs based on the real characteristics of an NC machine (machining, drilling, riveting).  

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Energy Strategies and Finance Event

EZNRG CT invites your organization to attend and participate in our Energy Strategies and Finance event at the CCSU down town New Britain campus.  This special event will be held in the (ITBD) Buidling.

The focus of the event is to provide a hands-on approach with seasoned professionals of the indrustry, followed up with an intellectual excahnge forum to discuss how rising energy costs can be effectively curbed by leveraging technologies, education, and finance.

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CAMWorks Overview Workshop

In this session we will be overviewing the CAMWorks software package for CNC programming.  CAMWorks is the original "Gold Partner" CAM module recommended by SolidWorks for their users.

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Tool Management Workshop

Experience hands-on-high-performance tool management solutions for an efficient manufacturing process live during this half day workshop. 

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