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New England District - Press Selection Presentation and Greenerd Tour

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Thursday, November 16, 2017
Nashua, NH


The PMA New England District will host Jim Schulte from Nidec Minster Company to discuss Press Selection—Selecting the Right Press for the Job.

With all the material and equipment innovations, our industry is rapidly changing.  This leaves a lot to be decided by the toolmakers, tool designers, plant managers, and others.

For this purpose, we are gathering experts from leading equipment manufacturers to help with these decisions.

View event flyer here.

Registration deadline is Monday, November 13, 2017.

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Jim Schulte, General Manager, Servo & Contract Products, Nidec Minster Company
Jim will compare the differences in mechanical and servo power presses.  Listen as Jim provides practical solutions to how the right press selection can optimize daily approaches for blanking, drawing and forming applications. With more than 20 years of experience, Jim has worked with customers in metalforming equipment applications and project management as well as contract and automotive segment sales. 



9:00 a.m.   Registration and breakfast
9:30 a.m.   Presentation by Jim Schulte
10:15 a.m. Break
10:30 a.m. Presentation by Greenerd engineers
11:15 a.m. Lunch at Holiday Inn
12:00 p.m. Depart for Greenerd Press and Machine
12:30 p.m. Tour of Greenerd Press and Machine
2:00 p.m.   Adjourn



Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Nashua 
9 Northeastern Blvd.
Nashua, NH 03062

Call the hotel at 603-888-1551 to receive the discounted rate of $98 per night plus taxes. Mention PMA to receive the discounted rate. Discounted room rate deadline is Wednesday, November 1, 2017.



Greenerd Press and Machine
41 Crown St.
Nashua, NH 03060

Greenerd Press & Machine Company has been in business for 134 years and is the oldest hydraulic press builder in North America.  Listen as Greenerd engineers discuss in detail the advantages of hydraulic presses, and some of the advanced features in hydraulic presses and automation around them, even over the last five years. 



$50 PMA member
$60 Nonmember

Registration deadline is Monday, November 13, 2017.

For more information, please contact Barbara Gallonio at 401-461-1188.