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Fronius UK Open house 2019

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FRONIUS OPEN HOUSE
WEDNESDAY 15TH MAY

Fronius UK will be hosting our fourth Open House at our Milton Keynes HQ on 15th May 2019 from 9am.
Don’t miss out on this great opportunity to delve into the world of Fronius and see the latest welding, solar and battery charging technology live in action. Do a lap of our Technology Centre and experience a wide range of demonstrations and discussions about our entire range of products, solutions and applications – including some specially selected guest speakers and industry partners.

Where Excellence is Expected: Fast Track to a Higher Performance
Time: 9am - 4pm
Location: Fronius UK, Maidstone Road, Milton Keynes, MK10 0BD

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What can you expect to see?
/ New Gen24 series of inverters including single phase storage solutions. Taking a rain-check on Intersolar this year? See it here instead!

/ Our latest, faster TIG welding process, ArcTig, which requires no prep on materials up to 10mm.

/ Find out how our intelligent battery chargers can reduce the energy costs and CO2 emissions of your fork lift trucks.

/ Meet the EV Experience Centre Gurus, find out more about EV cars from the experts and drive one for yourself (driving license and national insurance number required).

/ Live demonstrations of our CMT Cycle Step process that enables each droplet deposited to be controlled individually.

/ Hear from BRE on the importance of quality and performance in renewable energy projects.

/ See our resistant spot welding system, DeltaSpot, that guarantees maximum weld quality for the automotive and aerospace industry.

/ Learn from the social media experts at 123 Internet on how effective use of social media platforms can enhance the performance of your business and own personal development.

/ Professional Welding Tools range including the multivoltage TransSteel 2200, portable & lightweight TransPocket, MagicWave and TransTig plus cordless welding with the AccuPocket.

/ PV installer refresher workshops in Solar.web and Solar configurator.

/ Hear from and see the experts at Cranfield University on the development and possibilities of Wire+Arc Additive Manufacturing (WAAM).

/ Don’t let rising energy prices eat into your bottom line. We’ll show you how to protect your business with no upfront investment.

/ Talk to EV charger manufacturer KEBA to find out how you can integrate their chargers to your premises.

/ Fronius WeldCube: take weld data analysis to the next level, making targeted optimisation a reality.

/ See our very own SolarWatt MyReserve energy storage solution in action and find out more about their products from the UK team.

/ Plenty of opportunities to have a go, including competitions.

/ More to be confirmed – keep an eye on our social media channels for new exhibitors and speakers.

Not to be missed - Go head to head with your colleagues and fellow visitors on our VR Racing simulators.

We are serving a hot Austrian lunch in the Fronius Biergarten with refreshments throughout the day.

To ensure we can provide refreshments for everyone, registration is required.

We have so much in store for you to experience including talented performers throughout the day, plus the more competitive types can test out their speed, accuracy and motor skills in our mini challenges.

We look forward to seeing you at our Open House on Wednesday 15th May 2019.

FAQs

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Our office is located in Milton Keynes, easily accessible from both J13 & J14 of the M1. We are also near the coach station and train station, approximately 10-15 minutes in a taxi. Onsite parking will be available and sign posted.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please email any queries to marketing.uk@fronius.com or call the Marketing team on 01908 512 300.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

A copy of your ticket, either printed or available on your phone, will speed up your entry to the event, but it is not a problem if you do not have it with you.

About our Open House Exhibitors

Gordon Murray Design
Gordon Murray Design is a British visionary design and engineering company with its headquarters in Shalford in Surrey undertaking Automotive and Engineering programmes. Gordon Murray Design has built a Global reputation as one of the ‘finest automotive design teams in the World’ and was established in 2007 to develop an innovative and disruptive manufacturing technology trademarked iStream®.

Gordon Murray Design’s first milestone was the T.25 – a proof-of-concept for the futuristic vision of urban mobility. When it made its debut in mid 2010, the petrol-powered T.25 instantly redefined traditional weight, footprint, safety, usability and efficiency parameters using Gordon Murray Design’s patented iStream® with its’ innovative use of Formula 1 technology, simplified for cost for the everyday motorist.
Their unique approach and truly creative thinking enables Gordon Murray Design to deliver complete car programmes in a highly efficient and innovative way from concept, design, prototype and development through to production ready product.

Cranfield University
Within the Welding Engineering and Laser Processing Centre, the Additive Manufacturing (AM) team has been pioneering research in large-scale AM of metallic structures since the ’90s, with a major push for more than 10 years. Cranfield University has been active on all required fronts, i.e. process design; incorporation of ancillary processes (cold work, metrology, inspection); development of specialist hardware and CAM software; qualification of material properties; and definition of design and manufacturing rules. The ever-growing materials portfolio is impressive, and features alloys systems such as titanium-, aluminium-, iron-, nickel-, copper-based ones, as well as more exotic elements such as tungsten, molybdenum, and tantalum.
www.cranfield.ac.uk

Electric Vehicle Experience Centre
Founded in July 2017, the Electric Vehicle Experience Centre is Europe’s first, brand-neutral advice centre for electric cars. Now in it’s second year, the EVEC is operated in partnership with four principal manufacturers: BMWi, Volkswagen, Renault and Kia, in order to bring market leading expertise to a broad range of clientele. Located in the centre of Milton Keynes, the electric heart of the United Kingdom, the EVEC showroom plays host to 4 different electric vehicles, for visitors of the mall to gain first-hand experience with. Alongside this, the EVEC also maintains a fleet of over 20 demonstrator EVs and PHEVs, to help visitors find their perfect electric, and most importantly, to gain the required experience to make their next purchase electric. With a first year that has seen the EVEC gain nationwide recognition, and over 75 influenced purchases, the EVEC is already changing the face of UK motoring.
www.evexperiencecentre.co.uk

Autodesk
Autodesk makes software for people who make things. If you’ve ever driven a high-performance car, admired a towering skyscraper, used a smartphone, or watched a great film, chances are you’ve experienced what millions of Autodesk customers are doing with our software.
www.autodesk.com

SOLARWATT
Founded in 1993 and active worldwide, SOLARWATT GmbH is the leading German manufacturer of complete photovoltaic systems. The company is the European market leader in glass-glass solar modules and is one of the largest suppliers of electricity storage systems. For 25 years, SOLARWATT has stood for premium quality, Made in Germany. International names such as BMW i, Bosch, and E.ON cooperate with the Dresden-based company, which employs some 350 people worldwide.

In 2015, SOLARWATT launched its revolutionary MyReserve energy storage battery. The award winning, lithium-ion based and compact battery is installed on the DC side of the system directly between the PV modules and inverter and consists of two basic components, enabling businesses and home owners complete energy independence.
www.solarwatt.com

voestalpine Böhler Welding
voestalpine Böhler Welding
is a global manufacturer and supplier of welding and brazing consumables. Focused on filler metals, voestalpine Böhler Welding offers extensive technical consultation and solutions for joint welding, wear and corrosion protection, and soldering applications with three specialised and dedicated brands.
www.voestalpine.com/welding

BRE
Building Research Establishment (BRE) has delivered research and provided guidance on solar PV technologies since 1976. BRE National Solar Centre comprises a dedicated team of solar professionals with a wealth of experience to provide robust and impartial specialist advice to the solar industry and its clients. Services for both public and private sector clients include: bespoke solar PV strategies, feasibility studies, tender support, due diligence reporting, amongst others. NSC helps to shape the strategic development of solar in the UK and Internationally and is at the forefront of current regulations and best-practise guidance.
www.bregroup.com

123 Internet
123 Internet Group are a full service digital marketing agency with over 15 years of industry experience with a head office based in Milton Keynes. We continue to provide award-winning services to more than 600 corporate HQs and SMEs across the country. We also work closely with local charities and organisations and are proud Chamber members in both Milton Keynes and Northampton.

The team at 123 Internet are a group of likeminded professionals that strive to produce unique and specialised designs that are made to last. We can help you to rise above competitors and increase reputation within your industry. As we work with you we make sure to communicate in terms that everyone can understand. So, whether you are familiar with digital marketing, or are completely new to the subject, we will be able to offer you a helping hand.

Over the past decade we have worked hard to bring together and grow a trusted team with in house designers and developers, social media managers and dedicated account managers - all of whom share the same dedication for your company. Our proficiency and excellence in web design and development, coupled with our first-hand expertise in Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) and social media marketing, help us create a strong brand presence for your customers. We can supply a full marketing strategy for your business.
www.123internetgroup.com

KEBA
KEBA has been active in e-mobility since 2009 and has since installed more than 100.000 charging stations worldwide. KeContact P30 is already the third generation of wall boxes from KEBA that offers new application possibilities thanks to state-of-the-art communication standards and features. We have made our power charging stations intelligent and equipped them with countless features and communication standards. So you can not only charge, but also control, communicate and network.

KeContact P30 becomes a communication center for intelligently controlled charging due to integration into smart home or back-end systems, the linking of photovoltaic systems or the options for billing. It fulfills all the requirements of electromobility - not only for today, but also in the future.
www.keba.com/emobility

Bots.co.uk
Bots UK are a leading manufacture of Robotic arms. They are passionate about robots and collaborative working and believe that process automation is the key route towards a modern streamlined workforce. They provide manufacturers with the latest robotic developments to assist your work force in fuelling efficiency and essentially guaranteeing increased productivity.
https://bots.co.uk/

EVision Electric Car Hire
EVision is an award-winning EV hire and chauffeur company with the Head Office in Kent and with regional offices in Devon and Yorkshire. An ever-growing fleet of over 100 vehicles means more choice for you, better vehicle specifications, plus of course, superb value and customer service. EVision have the latest Tesla, BMW and Renault models available for hire including the "ludicrous" Tesla P100D and the luxurious Tesla Model X SUV. All of the hire vehicles come with unlimited mileage and the Tesla models even include free unlimited charging at Tesla superchargers, so charging won't cost you a penny.
www.evrent.co.uk

Simple P3M
Adrian Shaw developed his project management capabilities over 27 years within the automotive engineering industry where he implemented successful project management frameworks first at (Aston Martin) Tickford and later Cosworth Technology. Since 2007, Adrian has been providing consulting services to organisations (both public and private sector) across all business sectors, where he enjoys helping others to define and implement project management frameworks appropriate to their particular business and current maturity level. His clients have included Princes Ltd, 3UK and Allerdale Borough Council. Along the way, Adrian has acquired project management certifications (PRINCE2®, MSP®, MoP®, P3O®, MoR®, MoV®), and has also carried out formal P3M3® assessments, but is primarily a pragmatist.
www.simplep3m.co.uk

Impact Technical Services
Impact Technical Services have been providing nationwide dust & fume extraction for 25 years with a strong team of highly skilled and experienced engineers that are well equipped to advise you on the best form of extraction for your application. Their combination of experience, state of the art technology, professional skills and dedication to provide a quality service every time means that thousands of customers are choosing Impact Technical Services as their partner for dust and fume extraction.
www.impacttechnicalservices.co.uk

Air Products
Air Products (NYSE:APD) is a world-leading Industrial Gases company in operation for over 75 years. The Company’s core industrial gases business provides atmospheric and process gases and related equipment to manufacturing markets, including refining and petrochemical, metals, electronics, and food and beverage. From oxygen, nitrogen, argon, helium and hydrogen to medical and specialty gases to welding and cutting gases, Air Products enables customers in a myriad of industries to improve their environmental performance, product quality and productivity.
www.airproducts.co.uk

ALFED
The Aluminium Federation represents businesses who process, trade and work with aluminium – it fosters innovation, promotes best practice, develops skills and champions member interests. From training and networking to research, advocacy, lobbying and outreach, it helps members solve problems, capitalise on opportunities and boost their competitiveness.
https://alfed.org.uk

The Welding Institute
The TWI is a membership-based organisation, supporting both individuals and companies alike. It exists to provide authoritative and impartial expert advice, knowhow and safety assurance through engineering, materials and joining technologies – helping you design, create and operate the best products possible. Descended from the British Welding Research Association (BWRA), it has grown into one of the foremost independent research and technology organisations. It spans innovation, knowledge transfer and problem resolution across all aspects of welding, joining, surface engineering, inspection and whole-life integrity management.
www.twi-global.com

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