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EMEX 2002 Monster Ready To Roll

From 14 to 16 May this year, the biggest New Zealand engineering show for decades¡Xand possibly the biggest ever¡Xwill showcase the industry at the Auckland Showgrounds in Greenlane. With more than 220 exhibitors from around the country and overseas, and an expected 9000-plus visitors from all fields of engineering, EMEX 2002 is set to break records.

¡§It¡¦s going to be a cracker,¡¨ says sales manager Bob Deacon.

¡§EMEX 2002 will feature a huge amount of new technology, systems and processes, much of it demonstrated in a working environment. Visitors will be able to closely examine the thousands of products on display, and to talk face-to-face with experts on that technology, all under one roof over three days. It¡¦s the most cost and time-effective way there is of getting right up-to-date with the latest developments.¡¨

Education and knowledge is the key focus of EMEX 2002. There will be two seminar series, the first packed with presentations covering a wide range of developments in Plant Automation and the second covering the latest in Engineering and Manufacturing Technology. The EMEX website (www.emex.co.nz) will carry the full programme as soon as it is finalised.

Highlights include a teleconference with a global specialist from the U.S. covering the latest Stateside trends in Plant Maintenance Management. Other specialist subjects already confirmed are:
„h Surge Protection
„h Visual Camera for Automation and Control
„h Electrical Measurement Safety
„h Solid State Relays
„h Distributed I/O
„h Pump Smart Control
„h Control Valves in Severe Applications
„h Continuous Clean Power
„h ¡§Things that keep you awake at night¡¨ ¡V Risk Management
„h Compact Alignment Roller Bearings
„h FreeWave Spread Spectrum Radio Modems
„h Network Technologies.

EMEX 2002 will also feature two special presentations (one breakfast and the an evening ¡¥drinks¡¦ presentation) covering ¡§Developments in Hot Runner Nozzles and Manifolds¡¨.

¡§The finals of the ¡¥Challenge Electrical Apprentice of the Year¡¦ competition will take place at the show with the winners receiving their awards on the last day (Thursday 16 May),¡¨ says Bob Deacon.

¡§These people are the next generation and will appreciate the support of others in the industry they aspire to contribute to as they sweat it out in the competition finals. It will be a lot of fun and very exciting as these very bright young people put themselves to the ultimate test in front of thousands of industry professionals.

¡§EMEX 2002 will be a fabulous show with all the latest manufacturing and engineering technology in action. Visit EMEX 2002 and we guarantee you will come away full of new ideas.

¡§EMEX is where the New Zealand industry meets for a vision of the future.¡¨

EMEX 2002 will be held at the Auckland Showgrounds in Greenlane over three days from May 14 to 16 2002. The event is a trade-only show, restricted to those involved in engineering and manufacturing. Those in the industry and wishing to visit can register online at www.emex.co.nz

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