Miyachi America to Highlight Laser Capabilities at LME 2014 Monrovia, CA – Miyachi America Corporation, a leading manufacturer of welding, marking, cutting and micro machining equipment and systems, will showcase its fiber laser marking capabilities at the LIA’s Lasers for Manufacturing Event (LME), to be held September 23-24, 2014 at the Schaumburg Convention Center, in Schaumburg, IL, Booth 4025. On display will be the all new LMWS low-cost laser marker work station with the LMF20 Yb: fiber laser marker. As part of LME’s education track, Dr. Geoff Shannon, Miyachi’s laser technology manager, will be presenting Overview of Laser Welding, Tuesday, September 23, 2014 from 9:15-10:00 a.m. The introductory overview is ideal for design engineers, manufacturing engineers, and process engineers, as well as engineering managers. Dr. Shannon will focus on laser welding performance and application scope. He will provide an introduction to laser welding technologies, show where each works best, and provide an overview of different fiber laser weld characteristics. Application examples will be shown for both sub and multi-kilowatt power levels, covering both ferrous and non-ferrous materials from a range of industries. The talk will also include information on system integration and operational considerations. About Amada Miyachi America Since 1948, Amada Miyachi America, Inc. has worked to achieve one goal: to solve customer’s manufacturing challenges. Knowing there is no one solution that fits all, the company strives to provide customers with innovative and reliable manufacturing technology solutions in an effort to be their single source provider. Amada Miyachi America manufactures equipment and systems for resistance welding, laser welding, laser marking, laser cutting, hermetic sealing and hot bar reflow soldering and bonding. The company serves a wide range of markets including medical devices, battery, aerospace, automotive and electronic components. Amada Miyachi America is an ISO9001 certified company. Contact Amada Miyachi America at [email protected]. Learn more about the company’s products and services at www.amadamiyachi.com.