The Boston Tooling & Machining Association, Inc​​

​​Affiliate Chapter of The National Tooling & Machining Association

PO Box 95, Dracut MA 01826  978-457-5881

Welcome to our Newsletter & Events Calendar

All of our regional events will be posted on Eventbrite. To learn more about each event just click on the registration button! 

Come join the collaborative event for BTMA & SME!
Wednesday September 20th, 2017

MKS Instruments
6 Shattuck Road,
Andover MA

We are thrilled to announce our continued collaborative efforts! Please join us for a joint meeting at MKS Instruments in Andover, MA. Our host for the night is Mark Michalski, MKS Instruments Senior Director of Technical Operations and Strategy and 2017 SME International Board of Directors Vice President. What a fabulous way to get out and connect to other members in the BTMA, SME Chapter 327 Southern NH, SME Boston Chapter 33 and SME Worcester Chapter 25. You just never know who you might run into.

Who is MKS Instruments?
MKS Instruments, Inc. is a global provider of instruments, subsystems and process control solutions that measure, control, power, monitor and analyze critical parameters of advanced manufacturing processes to improve process performance and productivity. MKS products are derived from core competencies in pressure measurement and control, materials delivery, gas composition analysis, control and information technology, power and reactive gas generation, vacuum technology, photonics, lasers, optics and motion control. Our primary served markets are manufacturers of capital equipment for thin film including semiconductor devices, process manufacturing, environmental, life sciences and scientific research. The chances are high that you own or have consumed a product that has been made possible by MKS technology.

Why visit MKS?
Like most manufacturing organizations MKS has struggled with the challenges of shop floor process control, data collection and visualization in an ever-changing Lean environment. Over the last 6 years MKS has developed and deployed an innovative solution, Visual Factory. Visual Factory provides a highly integrated tool set that allows operators, technicians, engineers and managers a unique methodology to control the manufacturing process, as well as highly customizable visualizations of resultant actionable data.
All attendees must be US citizens.
No Competitors direct or indirect allowed.
MKS Instruments will have final approval of all attendees.

Deadline to Register is Monday September 11th, 2017. There will be no late registrations allowed. Space is limited to first come first per each organization registration site. A wait list will be available in the event there are open spaces available once all lists have been merged.
To register for the event please click on the eventbrite button. 

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