MetalForming magazine's Servo Press Technology Experience

An in-depth look at servo-press technology with case-study presentations and breakout sessions with press builders/sponsors in private conference rooms.

October 7, 2014, Nashville, TN, 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.


Tuesday, October 7

7:30 – 8:00 a.m.
8:00 – 8:45 a.m.


Taylan Altan, Center for Precision Forming (CPF), the Ohio State University
Results of the work being performed at the CPF on forming AHHS and AL alloys will be discussed.
8:45 – 9:30 a.m.
Jim Landowski, Vice President  and
George Schreck, Product Manager
, Komatsu
Komatsu provides a live feed to a customer's facility to illustrate how it uses its servo presses, including an analysis of press setup and programming.
9:30 – 9:45 a.m. Break
9:45 – 10:30 a.m.

Randy Kish, Regional Sales Manager and
Scott Braito, Regional Sales Manager
, Seyi America, Inc.
Seyi will explain how to apply the servo-vibration process to perform high-tolerance drawing.

10:30 – 10:45 a.m.

Darrell Quander Jr., Product and Sales Manager, Hyson Press Solutions
Servo Force, Velocity and Position—The presentation will address servo technology as it relates to complimenting force solutions, and will enable users to rethink the way they design their processes; tackle the challenges of higher strength steels and advanced materials; overcome part quality problems; and reduce issues regarding press wear.
10:45 a.m.–12:00 p.m
Attendees split up into three groups and meet “roundtable-style” in three 25-min. sessions with press builders Komatsu, Seyi and Stamtec.