Hypertherm introduced the NEW Powermax45 XP, NEW EDGE Connect CNC, NEW company vision and NEW state-of-the-art stand at EuroBLECH 2016
Roosendaal, The Netherlands — 2 November, 2016 — EuroBLECH 2016 - 24th International Sheet Metal Working Technology Exhibition – achieved outstanding results and has been a huge success for Hypertherm. The introduction of the NEW Powermax45® XP, NEW EDGE® Connect CNC and impressive demonstrations were highly appreciated by the visitors.
In the modernized stand visitors could witness impressive cutting demonstrations with the new generation of Powermax® plasma cutters, the Powermax45 XP, performed by special guest and metal artist Marcel Boonen. The system capabilities were shown in a unique way by creating steel paintings, spheres and other metal art. Each show a steel painting was given away to one of the interested visitors. All creations and winners can be viewed on Hypertherm’s EMEA Facebook page.
Advanced HyPerformance® plasma technologies including industry-leading SureCut™ applications like True Hole® and True Bevel™ as well as HyPrecision™ Waterjet cutting were demonstrated by making use of advanced connectivity options that support Industry 4.0 applications. Via webcam there was live connection with Hypertherm’s European Cutting Technology Center in their EMEA headquarters in The Netherlands. In addition to the cutting schedule, visitors could also request demonstrations.
“EuroBLECH 2016 was an innovative and very successful event for us” said Theo Cornielje, Regional Director for the EMEA region. “We integrated our new company vision “Shaping Possibility” into our brand new state-of-the-art stand including; advanced live and online connectivity with our regional headquarters in The Netherlands as well as impressive interactive tables within our stand” explains Mr. Cornielje. “These innovative technologies make it possible to explain our technologies in depth, show the systems capabilities and guide visitors to the solution that fits their cutting needs by using the principles of industry 4.0.”
Hypertherm designs and manufactures industrial cutting products for use in a variety of industries such as shipbuilding, manufacturing, and automotive repair. Its product line includes cutting systems, in addition to CNC motion and height controls, CAM nesting software, robotic software and consumables. Hypertherm systems are trusted for performance and reliability that result in increased productivity and profitability for hundreds of thousands of businesses. The company’s reputation for cutting innovation dates back 50 years to 1968, with Hypertherm’s invention of water injection plasma cutting. The 100 percent associate owned company has more than 1,400 associates along with operations and partner representation worldwide.