FABTECH 2015

North America's Largest Metal Forming, Fabricating, Welding & Finishing Show
Date
2015-11-09 - 2015-11-12
Exhibitors
1400
Floor Size
500000
Attendees
27000
Event contact title
To exhibit:
Event contact first name
Cara
Event contact last name
Collins, SME
Email
ccollins@sme.org
Event contact telephone number
(800) 733-3976 ext. 3126
Description

FABTECH brings a wealth of innovation and technology solutions to Chicago, IL November 9-12, 2015. The four day show will cover 550,000+ net square feet of floor space throughout the North Building, Halls B1, B2 and Hall C1, and South Building, Halls A1 and A2 at McCormick Place. More than 40,000 attendees and over 1,500 exhibiting companies are expected to gather once again celebrating metal manufacturing at its best. The event also provides learning opportunities beyond the show floor with over 100 educational sessions and expert-led presentations covering the latest trends and technology in the metal forming, fabricating, welding and finishing industries.

Attendee information

Attendees represent these markets: Aerospace Agriculture Automotive Construction Consumer Products Energy HVAC Industrial Machinery/Heavy Equipment Medical Military/Defense Mining/Utilities/Power Generation Oil & Gas Other Transportation Recreational Equipment

Exhibitor information

Exhibitors represent these categories of the metal forming, fabricating, welding & finishing industries: Arc Welding Assembly Bending & Forming Brazing & Soldering Business Services Coil Processing Cutting Fastening & Joining Finishing/Paint & Powder Coating Finishing/Plating Gases & Gas Equipment Hydroforming Inspection & Testing Job Shop/Contract Mfg. Lasers Lubrication Maintenance & Repair Material Handling Metal Suppliers Plate & Structural Fabricating Press Brakes Punching Resistance Welding Robotics Roll Forming Safety & Environmental Saws Software, Machine Controls Stamping Thermal Spraying Tool & Die Tooling Tube & Pipe Fabricating or Welding Tube & Pipe Producing Welding Consumables Welding Machines

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