Want Early Access to the IMTS 2018 Show Floor? Check Out These Two New Sections
This year, IMTS features expanded exhibit space in the East and West Buildings. Level 2 of the East Building and the West Building Annex open at 8:30 a.m., allowing early bird attendees to beat the crowds.
IMTS continues to grow and broaden its appeal for both domestic and international visitors. This year IMTS features expanded exhibit space in the East and West Buildings. Level 2 of the East Building and the West Building Annex open at 8:30 a.m., allowing show attendees early access.
On Level 2 of the East Building you’ll find the Machine Components/Cleaning/Environmental Pavilion, the Controls & CAD-CAM Pavilion Annex and expanded exhibition and display space for the co-located Hannover Messe USA trade show.
The Machine Components/Cleaning/Environmental Pavilion features more than 300 exhibitors that provide components essential for safe, efficient and environmentally responsible operation, service and monitoring of machines and facilities. Exhibitors showcase reclaim, reuse and recycle technologies, products for washing, purification, filtration and separation, material handling systems, and motion control components, as well as environmental management software.
The Controls & CAD-CAM Pavilion Annex features 40 exhibitors displaying and demonstrating digitally enabled tools that will help define Smart Manufacturing, the Industrial Internet of Things, Industry 4.0 and other advancements in the digital enterprise. Visitors will learn how to be part of the trend to further connect islands of digital data into a fully integrated solution. Offerings include CIM/CAD/CAM systems, CNC controls, automation management systems, communications systems and LAN, software development systems services, computers and software, instruments-controls and systems integrations services.
This year IMTS adds more dedicated exhibition and display space for the co-located Hannover Messe USA trade show, increasing its footprint by 44 percent. The Hannover Messe USA exhibition space and three special display areas are located on two floors of the East Building. Level 2 of the East Building features its IAMD Digital Factory Display and exhibitors that focus on industrial surface treatment and finishing (SurfaceTechnology USA), compressed air and vacuum systems (ComVac USA), and industrial subcontracting and lightweight construction (Industrial Supply USA). Level 3 features features Integrated Automation, Motion & Drives (IAMD) USA by Hannover Messe.
On Level 3 of the East Building you’ll also find another approximately 65 exhibitors, featuring controls and CAD-CAM products, in the Controls & CAD-CAM Pavilion as well as the Quality Assurance Pavilion and the EDM Pavilion.
The West Building Annex is an extension of the Tooling and Workholding pavilion and offers even more exhibits and displays as well as early access for attendees.