CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Charlotte Wood Pro Expo attendees will get a firsthand look at commercial cabinet manufacturer, CABTEQ Solutions if they participate in the Feb. 14 conference program. CABTEQ Solutions is located in Rock Hill, S.C., where it offers design, manufacturing and installation services and serves a variety of commercial markets, including the dental and overall medical markets. The tour is sponsored by Wurth Wood Group.
Established in the spring of 2016, CABTEQ Solutions is an exclusive partner with Pelton & Crane, one of the world’s leading dental equipment manufacturers. The company employs 80 people and recently invested $3 million in its new 80,000-square-foot facility. Currently, CABTEQ runs two 10-hour shifts four days a week. Tour attendees will be able to see a vast array of state-of-the-art panel processing equipment, including CNC machining centers, dowel boring and inserting machines, panel saws, and a Homag 2492-6 six coil edgebander.
In addition to fixtures and cabinetry, the company provides cut-to-size services for other companies.
According to the company's website, CABTEQ provides a complete solution from start to finish. "Our talented team of designers, engineers and installation professionals are able to take your ideas and make it a reality. With countless options in cabinetry and the best in contract furnishings, we offer complete customization to our clients. We believe every space should reflect your style and we stand behind every product we produce."
Also on the February 14 agenda in the afternoon, a visit to Blum in Stanley, N.C. is planned. Tour attendees will learn about the company’s award-winning apprenticeship program as well as Blum’s $16 million expansion that includes $7 million for equipment upgrades for its fully automated warehouse as well as $6 million for new manufacturing technology.
Wood Pro Expo is the regional show that brings education, equipment, and supplies close to cabinetmakers and custom woodworking businesses around the country. It includes a strong educational program on best practices for shop production, and as well as an expo oriented to equipment and supplies geared to the small- and medium-size shops, including CNC basics, employee recruitment, finishing, lean manufacturing, business management, software, and shop safety.
Launched in 2014 in Baltimore, the show moved to Lancaster, Pennsylvania last year, and returns to Lancaster in October 2018. To learn more, go to www.woodproexpo.com