Innovation of Molding by Additive Manufacturing , leading mold company’s challenge
Jan. 27, 2022 (Thu.) 10:15-10:45 Pre-Registration required Free
Senior Sales Director
Mr. Tatsuya Hongo
Responsible for global sales of metal analysis equipment for about 15 years at a Japanese manufacturer. After being stationed in Thailand and Singapore, engaged in the business development of EMEA and US markets. Joined GE Additive in 2019. As a Japan sales director, taking action to support customer’s additive adoption with GE Additive’s global team. Work to expand the metal additive manufacturing market in Japan.
Mr. Masato Matsubara
Joined Nihon Seiki Co., Ltd. in 1996.
Engaged in the machining department and assembly department of molds for aluminum die-cast parts such as automotive, motorcycles and outboard motors. After that responsible for production management, plant management and sales. Then appointed as GM in 2010. As GM, engaged in launching of 5-axis machining business and mold parts business. In 2012, appointed as managing director. Utilizing the know-how of mold manufacturing and metal processing, Nihon Seiki Co is offering a consulting business. Established a mold business at DYNAMO VIETNAM, a group company in 2015 and supplies molds for customers in Asian countries. In addition, offering machine tools and grinders with knowledge contributes to shorten customer’s equipment start-up time. In 2021, entered into AM business. Established metal additive manufacturing technology specializing in die steel (equivalent to SKD61) and started applying it to mold.
Explain our additive technology and experience for mold application. In addition Nihon Seiki Corporation, leading mold company using our machine will explain their additive manufacturing experience utilizing SKD61 material. Progress of additive technology for mold application and it’s added value for molding application will be explained.