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UralMetalExpo 2013 offers: • Individual business meetings with potential clients – managers and specialists of Ural, the biggest industrial region of Russia, where the large machine-building and military plants are concentrated, that require modernization and re-equipment. • Convenient delivery, unloading and demonstration facilities for heavy precision equipment due to technical capabilities of IEC “Ekaterinburg-Expo”, a new modern multifunctional exhibition complex of with a total area of 130,000 m2, that meets the highest international standards. • Participation of heads of the biggest national machine-building associations, industry development organisations and unions, including the Union of Defence Industry Enterprises of Sverdlovsk region and the Union of the Machine Builders of Sverdlovsk region. • Excellent opportunity to represent the latest developments and equipment, and to participate in the Business Programme of the exhibition aimed at managers and leading specialists of the largest industrial corporations, engineering companies, equipment suppliers and business customers. • Wide advertising campaign attracting numerous trade visitors. • Real opportunity for business development in Urals region, establishment of new business contacts, experience exchange, business contracts concluding. • A way to enter the regional industrial market for the companies from different countries with an opportunity to estimate the favourable business climate in Russia. • Additional attraction of national and foreign investments to the Russian industry development.
EXHIBITION SUBJECTS Metal cutting equipment Press-forging equipment Foundry equipment Welding equipment. Special welding methods Equipment, tools, materials and technologies for surfacing and coating Machine tooling: metal cutting, abrasive, screw-cutting, etc. Control and measuring machines, tools, instruments. Components, incl. DNC systems, hydraulic and pneumatic systems, electric motors. Bearings. Technological outfit. Materials for metal working. Automated systems for technological process control, industrial automation. Robots, systems and components, information technologies. Retrofitting and machinery rebuilding. Leasing. Sub-contracting. Investment and innovation projects, technological and construction developments, special professional education and training.
Conferences and seminars with the participation of the profile associations and the leading industry players are held within the exhibition’s business programme every year. In 2012 the business programme included the following co-located events: the Conference “The efficient use of modern equipment and innovative technologies introduction in the Ural”, Press Conference of Federal Press Russian Information Agency “Machine-building and metalworking in Russia and in the Ural. Development trends after Russia's accession to WTO”, seminar “MES for metalworking plant”, All-Russian test drive of CREO 2.0 automatic design system, presented by RTC.