Join us for our next Explore the Floor at…
GE Transportation, a facility dedicated to remanufacturing engines in Grove City is a 246,000 square-foot state-of-the-art facility that employs 400 people. It’s not your traditional manufacturing facility, but a “brilliant” factory -- a technology-enabled plant where workers work smarter, faster and more reliably.
Hundreds of machines now have sensors to monitor operations and productivity, identifying potential problems before they occur. The maintenance model is based on dynamic data to head off problems, keeping machines operating and reduced downtime by 20%. It created a system that operates on real-time needs.
The future is now at GE Transportation. Join us as we learn more about their advanced systems and processes and tour the factory floor.
What Attendees Will See:
• Check out the video here for a sneak peek of their factory.
WHEN: Wednesday, March 13, 2109
WHERE: GE Transportation – 660 Barkeyville Road, Grove City, PA 16127
*please use GPS directions to plan your travel time accordingly
Attendees to arrive at 8am or later.
8:15 – 9:00 - Registration & Continental Breakfast
9:00 – 9:30 - Program
9:30 – 11:15 – Tour
11:15 – Q&A
RULES (PLEASE READ):
• PPE Requirements Safety Glasses & Earplugs are required – GE will supply these when you arrive.
• Shoes Steel toe shoes or sturdy boots/footwear – We will stay in main aisles, so steel toed shoes are not required. However, No sneakers, open toed shoes, flats or heels higher or narrower than 1 inch.
• No shorts, skirts or capris.
• No finger rings.
• Lanyards are not permitted at our manufacturing facility as well as Photographs and Video. A group picture will be fine. We can discuss any additional pictures requested and make a determination at that point.
COST: (Early Bird rate available until 2/27/2019)
Early $55/Manufacturing Member
Early $175/Non-Member Manufacturer
Late $65/Manufacturing Member
Late $185/Non-Member Manufacturer
Special Notes: The Explore the Floor series is open ONLY to manufacturing firms. GE Transportation has the right to refuse competitors.
About Explore the Floor:
Explore the Floor is a program of the Advanced Manufacturing Network (AMN.) The Pittsburgh Technology Council’s Advanced Manufacturing Network (AMN) is made up of leading regional manufacturers committed to applying the best technology, equipment, human resource practices, management and leadership.
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