Browse by Editorial Category
Browse by Edition Date

November 2017

Skip Navigation Links.
Expand Applying TechnologyApplying Technology
Expand Cutting ToolsCutting Tools
Expand Finishing-Grinding-AbrasivesFinishing-Grinding-Abrasives
Collapse Current NewsCurrent News
A3 Reports Record Setting Growth for North American Robotics Market
API Services Announces A2LA Accreditation
Coldwater Machine Company Announces Plant Expansion
Improved Product Development Features for CADCAM Software
Partnership to Provide New Lubricant Solutions
5-Axis Rotary Table TAP for Small VMCs
MDI Machine Tools Named Exclusive FEMCO Distributor in Texas
GF Machining Solutions to Acquire Leading Software Specialist
Mississippi Haas Tech Center Opens at Jones County Junior College
High Steel Structures Completes Fabrication for New NY Bridge Project
Huntington Ingalls Industries Hosts Graduation Ceremony for 123 Apprentices
It is a Great Time to Be in Manufacturing
Service Pack 1 for CAD Model Translation Repair and Simplification
Optical Inspection of Cylinder Bore Surfaces
Kardex Remstar Purchases Alternative Handling Technologies Services Group
Knuth Machine Tool to Host Productivity Workshop
New Hybrid AM Series
Next Generation Turning Centers
NHBB Parent Acquires Candamp;A Tool Engineering Inc.
Mitsubishi Electric Automation and Bimba Manufacturing Collaborate
Morris Group Inc. Distributors to Supply Desktop Metal 3-D Printing Technology
ModelMaker H120 Delivers Productivity for Handheld Scanning
Power Automation America Announces New Location
Sodick Materialise Announce Partnership to Promote AM
Climate-Controlled Room Added for Processing Critical Components
App Makes Financing Simple
Summer 2017 Orders Continue to Outpace 2016
Expand Material HandlingMaterial Handling
Expand People In The NewsPeople In The News
Expand Smart ManufacturingSmart Manufacturing

show all editions →

Click here to watch Tutorial Videos >

Knuth Machine Tool to Host Productivity Workshop

KNUTH Machine Tool (Lincolnshire, IL) will host its first annual Productivity Workshop with an emphasis on machine tool efficiency. The one-day event will be held November 30 with a morning session at 8:30 AM and then a repeat of the workshop in the afternoon session at 1:00 PM. Lunch and refreshments will be served.

The workshop will include live demonstrations of a variety of KNUTH machine tools with an emphasis on Fagor CNC technological advantages.

Industry experts will present a variety of industry specific technologies and services. Presenters will include:

  • Daniel Maerklin, President, KNUTH Machine Tools USA, will present a history of KNUTH, including a look at the present day and future.
  • Frank Fontana, Vice President of Sales, KNUTH Machine Tools USA, will introduce the KNUTH machine tool line-up.
  • Goetz Waehner, National Service Manager, KNUTH Machine Tools USA, will discuss the KNUTH service organization as well as preventative maintenance tips and basic electrical troubleshooting in hands-on course.
  • Mark Menconi, Account Manager, MTI Sales, Kennametal, will preview the future of tooling with a presentation on Innovations 18, the latest in cutting tool technology launching in 2018.
  • Alex Escamilla, Midwest Sales Manager, Fagor Automation: as KNUTH's automation partner, Escamilla will present the Fagor Automation CNC and DRO product line-up based upon the Power of Simplicity philosophy.
  • Souli Intounas, Technical Manager, Fagor Automation, will discuss how the Fagor Automation Service Department Organization and the Philosophy of Lifetime Support can help customers.
  • Jim Jackson, Sales Manager, FactoryWiz Monitoring and DNC, will demonstrate how to monitor shop floor machine tool activity and production output.
  • Harvey Sullivan, Relationship Manager, US Bank, will present the advantages and disadvantages of leasing or financing, current rates and incentives, including section 179 tax deduction.

Plenty of time will be allowed for networking, viewing technology and products and Q&A sessions.

Breakout sessions will also be available and include topics such as Fagor CNC simulators, live machine demonstrations, Factory Wiz demonstrations and a facility tour.

KNUTH Machine Tools is a supplier and manufacturer of conventional and CNC machine tools including advanced solutions for milling, turning, grinding, sawing, drilling, sheet metal and laser cutting.

For more information contact:

For more information on how to register for this free event, visit

KNUTH Machine Tools USA

590 Bond St.

Lincolnshire, IL 60069


< back