Optional plant visits Friday 13 June.
N.B. Due to an insufficient number of participants two plant visits have been cancelled.
Delegates who are interested in taking part in the visits shall indicate on the Registration form which of the plants they prefer to visit. You can give your first and your second choice.
Both tours are made in comfortable buses, which depart from the conference venue, Clarion Hotel Sign at 8.00. Before returning to the conference venue by 16.00 the buses will make a stop at Stockholm-Arlanda airport at about 15.00.
The fee for a tour is 500 SEK excl. VAT (530 SEK incl. VAT) per person. A light lunch is included in the fee.
The following two plants will be offered:
- Avure Technologies in Västerås, www.avure.com
In the works tour you will see examples of HIP/CIP and Flexform system for metal forming built. Information about why we use wire-wounding and introduction to the history of the company
- Bodycote Hot Isostatic Pressing in Surahammar, www.bodycote.se
The visit will include a general presentation of the company and of the HIP process. In the plant tour the two HIP units at Bodycote Surahammar will be shown and there will be a possibility to see some capsules and parts that can be produced with the HIP process