Plant & Works Engineering
Plant & Asset Management set to take centre stage in 2018
Published:  10 October, 2017

The biennial Plant and Asset Management Exhibition, co-located alongside; Smart Industry Expo, Air-Tech, Fluid Power & Systems, and Drives & Controls, is once again set to return to Birmingham’s NEC from 10-12th April 2018, alongside MACH 2018. Collectively the exhibitions will be the largest manufacturing and engineering events of 2018.

Plant & Asset Management 2018 - the UK’s premier event for plant, asset, maintenance and works management engineers and directors - will showcase the very latest in condition monitoring, CMMS, outsourcing/contract maintenance, energy efficiency, boilers/burners/combustion, handling and storage plus much more.

Complementing Plant & Asset Management Exhibition 2018 will be a full programme of free technical seminars in the dedicated Maintenance Seminar Theatre, with speakers offering expert insight and practical advice on important and topical issues concerning today’s maintenance professionals.

In addition visitors will also benefits from the co-location’s Knowledge Hub – located in the heart of the 2018 co-location of events and sponsored by Gardner Denver. The structure of the Knowledge Hub programme will provide visitors with a unique learning experience with one of the most comprehensive and respected speaker programmes of 2018. The theme of this year’s Knowledge Hub conference programme is ‘Smart Factory – from concept to reality, the journey to a smart future’.

The Knowledge Hub will bring together a range of leading experts on 4IR to understand the journey to a smart factory, from concept through to implementation. Seminars will focus on smart technology, strategy, solutions and entrepreneurship, as well as skills, regulations, the environment, and safety.

Global initiatives and the technological paradigm shift associated with the Industrial Internet of Things, shows that there is a growing opportunity for industry to take advantage of the creativity and entrepreneurial nature of UK companies. The Knowledge Hub fully reflects this and will provide a fascinating insight into the potential plants of the future.

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