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Event Overview:

Presented by the Precision Machined Products Association and co-presented by Production Machining and Modern Machine Shop, the Precision Machining Technology Show (PMTS) addresses product technology, process innovation and business development in the precision machined parts industry. Founded in 2001, the biennial event includes an exhibit hall, machining demonstrations, show floor knowledge centers and classroom style technical sessions.


PMTS attendees are owners, executives, engineers and managers at OEMs and contract manufacturers. PMTS exhibitors are leading suppliers of equipment used in the production of high-volume, precision parts production. Specifically, PMTS exhibitors supply equipment and services related to machine tools, cutting tools, work holding and work handling, materials, software, inspection and measurement and parts cleaning. 

Attendee Information:

What You'll See

You’ll find more than 260 exhibitors focused on the precision machining industry showcasing these and other products and services:

  • Machining Centers CNC
  • Turning Centers CNC
  • Swiss CNC
  • Swiss CAM
  • Multi-Spindle CNC
  • Multi-Spindle CAM
  • Single-Spindle CNC
  • Single-Spindle CAM
  • Grinding Machines
  • Rotary Transfer Machines
  • Threading Machines
  • Drilling and Tapping Machines
  • EDM
  • Cutting Tools
  • Materials
  • Work Holding
  • Software
  • Inspection
  • Cleaning Equipment
  • Cleaning Agents

Treatment and Recycling Systems

About Gardner Business Media:

Gardner Business Media is the premier publisher for the heart of manufacturing in North America – providing unique, one-of-a-kind, relevant information of keen interest to the people who power plants, shops, and factories.

Gardner Business Media was founded in 1928 (as Gardner Publications, Inc.) in Cincinnati, Ohio, with the introduction of Modern Machine Shop magazine. To this day, Modern Machine Shop is recognized around the world as the premier metalworking and machine tool publication in North America. Since then, Gardner has built a niche with eight titles focused on one area: manufacturing. We bring industrial buyers and sellers together through our integrated approach to media.

This is a biennial event.

There may be many networking opportunities at the PMTS 2017 - Precision Machining Technology Show. Find out more in the event details below.

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Conference/Event Dates: 04/25/2017 - 04/27/2017
Expo/Exhibit Dates: 04/25/2017 - 04/27/2017
Expo/Exhibit Hours: Tues, 10:30am-5pm; Wed, 9:30am-5pm; Thurs, 9:30am-3pm
Classification: B2B
Primary Industry: Machine Tools & Metal & Welding
Other Industries: Machine Tools & Metal & Welding, Manufacturing, Technology
Estimated Attendance: 6,000
Previous Attendance: 6,188
Cost to Attend:
Audience: -Job Shop Owner / Manager
-Automotive Manager / Engineer
-Manufacturing Production Manager / Engineer
-Quality Assurance / Control Manager
-Product Design Manager
-Research and Development Manager
-Factory Automation Manager
-CNC Programmer / Engineer
-Machinist / Machine Operator
-Supervisor / Leader
-Purchasing Manager
Notes: 2015 Attendees:

PMTS/PCx Total Registration
Total Registration: 6,188
Attendees: 4,467
Exhibitors: 1,721

Key Job Function:
Production/Engineering 35%
Corporate Management/Purchasing 27%
Design/R&D/Quality 10%
Supervisor 9%
Other 19%

Business Category:
43% Contract Manufacturer
26% OEM
16% Distributor
15% Other
Venue: Greater Columbus Convention Center
Venue Phone: (614) 827-2500
Venue Type: Indoor - Convention Center
Official Conference Hotel:Hotel List:
Conference Hotel URL:
Number of Exhibitors:260+
Event Square Footage:76,100
Exhibit Floorplan:Click Here
Show Owner:Gardner Publications, Precision Machined Products Association (PMPA)
Show Manager:Gardner Publications, Precision Machined Products Association (PMPA)
Exhibitor Prospectus:Click Here
Sponsorship: Yes
Sponsorship Details: PMTS offers multiple ways to reach attendees before, during and after the show. Sponsorships are limited and available to PMTS exhibitors on a first-come, first-serve basis. If you have any questions or are interested in a custom sponsorship, please contact PMTS Show Manager, Allison Miller, 800-950-8020.

Booth Size Booth Cost   Available Amenities
PMPA Members $18 per sq. ft.   Electricity: Yes - Unknown Price
Non-PMPA Members $25 per sq. ft.   Water: n/a
10' x 10' Minimum - 40' x 60' Maximum   Generator: n/a
  Marketing Vehicles Allowed: Yes
Other Booth Sizes Available: n/a

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