EMO Hannover 2013


Exhibition:EMO Hannover 2013
Venue:Deutsche Messe Exhibition Centre
Date:Monday 16th - Saturday 21st September 2013
Opening Hours:Mon-Sat: 9AM to 6PM
Location:Hannover, Germany

What is EMO Hannover?

EMO Hannover is the world’s largest tradeshow for the metalworking industry. The event covers the entire range of metalworking technologies and is widely recognised as the most important international exhibition for production technology specialists.

Metalworking companies from around the globe use EMO Hannover as a launch pad for their new products making the event a must-attend for decision makers looking to research the latest developments and innovations in the industry.

The theme of this year’s event is ‘Intelligence in Production’ aiming to provide attendees with insight into sustainable production systems and to address pressing issues such as how to respond to increasing global cost pressures and how to fulfil environmental responsibilities during production.

Visitors to the show are predominantly management with the decision making authority to make on the spot decision on where their organisations will make their capital investments. Visitors come to the event from every conceivable sector of heavy industrial production including automotive, aerospace, tool and die, defence and shipbuilding.

Once again, the event is held at the Deutsche Messe Exhibition Centre in Hannover – the largest conference centre in the world – which offers unique features such as grassy park-like areas and chill-out zones, providing a professional yet laid back experience for the visitors to the exhibition.

Highlights from EMO 2011

EMO 2011 attracted around 140,000 highly qualified visitors from over 100 countries. A report conducted by EMO after the tradeshow revealed that around half of the attendees came to the conference to expand their current machine tool capacities whilst 20% were looking to make their first machine tool purchase.

The attendance of exhibitors at EMO 2011 was equally impressive with a total of 2037 companies from 41 nations showcasing their products at the event. The most exhibited product ranges in 2011 were Cutting Tools and Turning Machines with 308 and 156 exhibiting companies respectively.

About Holroyd Precision

Holroyd Precision is a leading global provider of ultra-precision rotor and thread grinding machines, rotor milling machines, heavy duty lathes, deep hole boring machines and friction stir welding technologies, Precision Technologies Group has built its reputation on developing intelligent manufacturing solutions.

Holroyd’s Zenith 400

The Zenith 400

The Zenith 400 Helical Profile Grinding Machine

Holroyd Precision officially launched the Zenith 400 helical profile grinding machine at EMO 2011. Able to grind rotors of up to 420mm diameter, the Zenith 400 is compatible with both Holroyd tooling and that of competitors. The Zenith is the first Holroyd Grinder to embrace all three grinding technologies: aluminium oxide, ‘diamond hard’ plated Cubic Boron Nitride (CBN) and vitrified, dressable CBN.

Powerstir Friction Stir Welding

Powerstir Friction Stir Welding

The Powerstir Friction Stir Welding Machine

The Powerstir Friction Stir Welding Machine offers manufacturers the ability to joint difficult to weld materials such as aluminium alloys paying special attention to structural rigidity and minimising distortion to achieve and excellent surface finish. Friction stir welding has been widely adopted by industries that rely on the integrity and strength of their welds such as Aerospace, Marine and in the manufacture of train and carriage panels.

A custom-built Powerstir machine was developed 2012 for China’s high speed rail network  which is capable of welding 30 metre rail carriage panels used in the manufacture of the railway car bodies. PTG had to develop a 30m x 4m gantry for the machine demonstrating their engineering capabilities and their ability to provide tailored solutions to each customer’s requirements.

Holroyd Precision at EMO 2013

Holroyd Precision will be presenting at Stand B51 in Hall 26 of this year’s exhibition where delegates can explore the wide range of technologies and services provided by Precision Technologies Group.

In addition to ultra-precise large screw rotors, produced using Holroyd Precision Limited’s Zenith 400 helical profile grinding machine, a number of bespoke helical forms from Precision Components Limited will also be on display.

Visitors will also be able to view the superior, high strength welded joints created by Powerstir Friction Stir Welders from PTG Heavy Industries, as well as the components and tooling of this innovative machine.


EMO 2013 Ticket Prices

Ticket TypeAdvance SalePurchase on the Day
Day Ticket €32€47
Full-Event Ticket €59€85

EMO Hannover also offer a €12 ticket for students, seniors and disabled attendees which can be purchased with valid photo identification on the day of the event.

Ticket Registration 

You must register your tickets after purchase to gain access to the exhibition centre. To register your ticket enter your unique ticket code on the EMO website.

Digital Networking

Don’t forget to connect digitally with EMO 2013 through the event’s social media channels: EMO Facebook & EMO Twitter - the events twitter hashtag is #EMO2013 to join in the conversation.

Remember to connect with the PTG Holroyd on Twitter (@PTGHolroyd) and on Facebook - We will be tweeting and sharing exhibition information, photos and live updates throughout EMO 2013.

Exhibition Location

EMO 2013 returns to the Deutsche Messe exhibition centre – the largest exhibition centre in the world covering an immense 466,100 square meters of covered indoor space and 58,000 square meters of open-air space.

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By Car:
Enter the postcode ’30521′ or road name ‘Hermesallee’ into your satellite navigation system.

By Train:
The exhibition grounds are connected with Hannover Central Station by both tram and train. Tram lines 8 and 18 connect to Hannover Messe entrances NORD 1 & 2 and the travel time is around 18 minutes. Alternatively, regular trains from Hannover Central Station connect visitors to the WEST 1 entrance of the exhibition grounds and take approximately 8 minutes. 

Taxi Information

Taxi’s are located at the NORD 2, WEST 1 + 3 and SÜD 1 entrances to the exhibition centre. The airport approximately a 30 minute taxi ride from the exhibition centre.

Hotel Information for Conference Visitors

Grand Hotel Mussmannlocated opposite the train station in the heart of Hannover, this hotel provides a quick and simple route to the exhibition centre and also easy access to the shops, museums and restaurants of Hannover.

Suite Novatel Hannover also within a short walk of Hannover’s main train station, the Novatel Hannover offers reasonably priced accommodation and a complementary Smart car rental for guests staying for over 4 nights.

Kastens Hotel Luisenhof SuperiorKastens Hotel offers guests a relaxing stay with spa facilities and a rooftop gym which overlooks the city. Situated about 25o metres away from Hannover Central Station, the Hannover Messe Exhibition grounds can be reached in about 15 minutes.

PTG wishes all delegates a safe journey to EMO 2013 and we look forward to meeting you at Hall 26 Stand B51

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