IMTS 2014

The International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) is the largest and longest-running manufacturing technology trade show in the United States. The biennial event will take place at McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois September 8-13, 2014. As the show approaches, please check back for new product updates. We will also have information about new technology, pavilions to explore and conference information.

ARTICLES

  • IMTS 2014
  • Expandable Pins Permit Easy Re-Use of Soft Jaws

    The Hermann Schmidt Company showcases its Expandable Collet Pin.

  • IMTS 2014
  • Meet John Force Racing at Flow International

    Flow International hosts John Force and Robert Hight of John Force Racing for autograph-signing event.

  • IMTS 2014
  • A New Fadal

    Fadal is back, and with a new ownership.

  • IMTS 2014
  • ExOne Exhibits Inconel 625 Additive Parts

    The recent qualification of Inconel 625 will enable the production of parts in a density better than 99 percent, the company says.

  • IMTS 2014
  • More than Just Workholding

    Schunk offers automation solutions in addition to its line of workholding machines.

    BLOGS

    McLaren/Carbon Fiber

    As the industry is in the midst of what can only be described as a “Materials Revolution,” the concentration is mainly on advanced high-strength steel and aluminum, with some making consideration of carbon fiber composites, although this is still an outlier.

    2015 Mercedes-Benz GLA250 4MATIC

    While it is still early going, at this point in 2015 I have to say that of all of the vehicles that I have had the opportunity to drive, the Mercedes GLA250 4MATIC is quite simply the most enjoyable of all.

    Art of the Bike: Honda BULLDOG

    One might think that a concept motorcycle named the “BULLDOG” would have had as its design theme something along the lines of “Tough and tenacious.” Yet as is often the case with design programs, the development theme was rather, um, non-tough-and-tenacious.