Asia & Pacific

SPS – Industrial Automation Fair Guangzhou achieves a double-digit percentage increase in visitor figures

SPS – Industrial Automation Fair Guangzhou (SIAF) successfully concluded with a double-digit percentage increase in visitor figures, despite a Sunday opening. The three-day show took place from 4 ‒ 6 March at the China Import and Export Fair Complex in Guangzhou. Held concurrently with Asiamold - Guangzhou International Mould & Die Exhibition, the fairs cemented their position as a vital trade platform for both the industrial automation and the mould, die casting and additive manufacturing markets in China.

The 2018 Edition of SPS – Industrial Automation Fair Guangzhou Opens Next Week

Industrial Automation Fair Guangzhou (SIAF) will open its doors from 4 – 6 March at the China Import and Export Fair Complex in Guangzhou, China. Held concurrently with Asiamold - Guangzhou International Mould & Die Exhibition, the three-day fairs will welcome a record number of more than 850 exhibitors from 20 countries and regions to present their latest offerings over 55,000 sqm of exhibition space. Altogether, the events are expected to attract over 65,000 professional buyers from around the world. There will also be 80 talks during the concurrent event programme which will cover an array of key industry-related matters, bringing the overall scale of the fairs to a new tier.

Hexagon to Invest 90 MEUR in new Smart Factory

Hexagon, a leading global provider of information technology solutions, revealed plans to invest approximately 90 million EUR in a new 52,000-square-metre, state-of-the-art production facility in Hongdao, China.

Buying used metalworking machines

The market of metalworking machines is constantly changing, and recently it is facing rapid growth. Between 2000 and 2015, the production value of machine tools increased by 115 percent worldwide.

Renishaw opens new Additive Manufacturing Solutions Centre in India

Renishaw, the global engineering technologies company, is opening a new Additive Manufacturing Solutions Centre on 15th June in Pune, India. The new facility will provide a secure development environment in which customers can expand their knowledge and confidence using additive manufacturing (AM) technology.

National Manufacturing Week 2016 Sydney

With over 200 exhibitors and 5,000 visitors, this year’s National Manufacturing Week, co-located with the Safety First Conference and Expo and Inside 3D Printing in Sydney, was an outstanding success in the world of Australian manufacturing.