Metal working industry is bracing for new challenges and new technologies in view of increasing competition vis-a-vis performance, quality, efficiency and environmental sustainability. There are difficult parts, intricate parts and difficult materials to be managed through metal working equipment and expertise from new technology horizons Viz. Additive Manufacturing, Industry 4.0, increasing use of robots, Micro machining and super finishing, and so on.

With a view to highlight the evolving trends in metal working technologies, Indian Machine Tool Manufacturers' Association (IMTMA) is organising the 'International Seminar on Metal Working Technologies’, on 25 February 2022 (Virtual Seminar). This seminar will dwell extensively on new manufacturing strategies, review and address the emerging trends, as well as expose users and manufacturers to a range of innovative solutions.

SEMINAR HIGHLIGHTS

METAL CUTTING

Efficient strategies for 5 axes machining, Mastercam , USA

Merits and ease of using Five Axes Machining and seamless machining, through use of Multi-tasking and efficient process design. Use of Software and work holding to support efficient execution of machining for challenging jobs.

Deburring and Finishing technologies for EV components, Grind Master Machines, India

Case studies of customized Superfinishing, De-flashing and Deburring solutions for typical EV parts, to address ever tightening tribology performance and aesthetic requirements from the surfaces.

Tips for factory data infrastructure, AMT, USA

The need for standards in implementing Industry 4.0 to ensure “interoperability, scalability, and repeatability”. Available standards and their applications with a range of manufacturing equipment, to ensure compatibility and synergy all across.

Active damping of machining vibrations, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, India

Vibrations while machining is a major cause which affects the finish, speed of machining and productivity. Examples and benefits of use of Active Damping techniques through tools and machine controls.

Overcoming challenges in machining of Composites, Kennametal, UK

Anisotropy and variability in properties and woven structure presents nasty challenges while machining Composites. Overview of considerations to address machining challenges for Composites, leading to choice of cutters and machining parameters that give best results.

Latest developments in metal Additive Manufacturing in India, AMACE Solutions, India

Technology and market megatrends in metal Additive Manufacturing (AM). Case studies for typical parts made for different sectors through metal AM, contemporary features and performance in metal AM machines which are made in India.

Machining of complex parts for Aerospace industry, WFL, India

Use of Turn-Mill Centre for end-to-end machining, leveraging some special features of equipment, integrated software support, and in-machine inspection of complex parts for the Aerospace industry.

Applications and advantages of Direct Drive technology in manufacturing, UCAM, India

Use of “Direct Drive Technology” eliminating gearboxes in machine tools, accessories and automation equipment. New development of range of “iron-less” and “with-iron” Linear Motors for unprecedented performance, ease of design and noiseless working.

Application of Artificial Intelligence (AI) - Machine Learning (ML) in manufacturing, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, India

Range of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning techniques and their practical application for automated visual inspection system, Supply Chain optimization, Delivery compliance, Predictive Maintenance and OEE to address Industry 4.0 requirements.

METAL FORMING

Forming technologies for Lightweighting of EV driveshaft, Felss, Germany

For lightweighting the transmission elements such as drive shafts for EVs can be made by forming technology. Rotary Swaging and Axial forming technologies can be used for manufacturing hollow drive shafts with external and internal splines.

Hot Rolling of Gears, Fraunhofer IWU Chemnitz., Germany

The process, equipment, and heating options for ‘Hot Gear Rolling”. Comparison with “Cold Gear Rolling” and other alternative technologies.

Simulation ecosystem to support Sheet Metal forming technologies, Ansys, India

Case studies and updates on overview of simulation software ecosystem for a range of sheet forming technologies, ranging from Stamping Dies for spring back, wrinkles and scrap flow, hot forming, incremental forming, hydroforming, tube bending and forming of Composites.

Update on new sheet material for car body, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, India

Nano structured steel have specifically engineered microstructure which gives highest strength along with excellent ductility / elongation. These steels are poised to substitute the use of costly Aluminium for car body structure parts using cold forming process.

Simulation of welding defects for process optimization, Hexagon, India

A simulation software that can predict distortion and enable weld process design to minimize distortion, while providing vital inputs for design of welding fixtures, and advises optimal weld parameters and welding sequence.

Super Plastic Forming technology, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, India

Super Plastic Forming and Diffusion Bonding technologies are finding interesting applications in Aerospace and Automotive sectors, with their lightweighting potential and much improved formability.

Laser cutting using locus beam technology, Amada, India

Laser cutting has a new innovative approach added to it now, where a much smaller beam spot is oscillated and jiggled in a path to create equivalent of much bigger size, shape and energy distribution of the laser spot, while executing the cutting program.

Industry 4.0 for Welding, Fronius, India

Live demo of Industry 4.0-ready features, which are now available in the new generation of welding equipment and welding automation. Possibilities of controls and reporting dashboard.

Laser remote welding for BIW Line, Laserline, Germany

Laser remote welding is a serious competitor to Spot welding, by virtue of much higher speed and productivity. Robots carrying Laser Head apply weld from distance of over a meter, along line of sight, through the holes in the holding fixture.

TENTATIVE PROGRAMME SCHEDULE

REGISTRATION FEE (Per Company)

Category Fees (Rs.)
IMTMA Members, Micro & Small Enterprises, Research & Educational Institutions, Individuals Rs. 2000*
Per company
All Other Companies Rs. 3000*
Per company

Any number of delegates per company are welcome. Registration fee is per company, per business unit.

  • *Add 18% GST
  • Pre-payment of registration fee is mandatory for confirmation of participation. Companies will receive the event link only after receipt of payment.
  • Registration fee is Non-refundable.
  • Micro And Small Enterprise companies (MSME) must produce valid Certificate.
  • IMTMA Members may avail their membership redemption points for participating in the seminar. Membership reward points once redeemed cannot be reversed.

For event details or any queries / clarifications during 'online registration' process please contact
Abhishek - Mob: 9844294387 (abhishek@imtma.in)
Madan - Mob: 7899437625 (madan@imtma.in)




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