Ways to increase productivity through lean manufacturing and new technology advancements were showcased by participating companies at the 2010 NexGen Event. The weeklong event in North Carolina runs through Friday, Feb. 12.

Click on the video link below to see the demonstrations. Keep watch for additional videos and pictures from all the participating companies: Biesse America, C.R. Onsrud, Costa & Grissom Machinery Co., Cefla Finishing Group, Delmac Machinery Group, Holz-Her, Holzma U.S., Stiles Machinery, Superfici America and Weinig.

Keep watch for additional videos from other manufacturers’ facilities.

See how the Cryogenic Belt Cleaning System can clean sanding belts quickly and easily. Stiles Machinery demonstrated the system at the 2010 NexGen Event.

Learn how to make face grinds on multiple knives by watching the video of the Kentwood G320A fully automatic straightline grinder, on display during NexGen at Stiles Machinery.

View the flexible, to-order manufacturing cell demonstrated by Weinig and its partners at the 2010 NexGen Event.

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