[Media Advisory] Canada Makes: Additive Manufacturing Forum and Tour at PTooling

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

WINDSOR – Together Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters, PTooling and WindsorEssex Economic Development Corporation will be hosting Canada Makes: Additive Manufacturing Forum and Tour at PTooling on April 27th, 2016 at 10:30 a.m. Featuring presentations from international additive manufacturing experts, Dr Gregory Hyatt, Senior Vice President and Chief technical Officer at DMG MORI Advance Solutions Inc. and Matthias Kuehnelt from Hoedtke GmbH & Co. KG. PTooling President Marv Fiebig will also share his experiences and best practices in additive manufacturing.

The event will provide the opportunity to see game-changing additive manufacturing (3D printing) technology in action. PTooling is the first manufacturer in North America to install DMG MORI’s Lasertech 65 3D. This new technology allows a faster production of complex geometries and individual 3D parts, not possible with conventional manufacturing processes.

EVENT:  Canada Makes: Additive Manufacturing Forum and Tour at PTooling

DATE:  April 27, 2016

TIME:   10:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

LOCATION:  PTooling, 200 Saint Arnaud St., Amherstburg, ON

Since 1871, we have made a difference for Canada’s manufacturing and exporting communities. Fighting for their future. Saving them money. Helping them grow.

The association directly represents more than 10,000 leading companies nationwide. More than 85 per cent of CME’s members are small and medium-sized enterprises. As Canada’s leading business network, CME, through various initiatives including the establishment of the Canadian Manufacturing Coalition, touches more than 100,000 companies for coast to coast, engaged in manufacturing, global business and service-related industries.

CME’s membership network accounts for an estimated 82 per cent of total manufacturing production and 90 per cent of Canada’s exports.


For more information, contact:
Lacy Gillott, Stakeholder Relations Coordinator, CME
Lacy.gillott@cme-mec.ca  - (613) 876 2644