TRUMPF Inc. (Farmington, CT) announced that they will strengthen their presence on the West Coast with the opening of a 20,000 sq ft facility in Costa Mesa, CA, in early 2019. Their new West Coast Technology Center will be conveniently located within close proximity to the John Wayne Airport in Orange County, which moves them even closer to their customers in the West. These clients will have the opportunity to attend operator and programming training, machine demonstrations and technology seminars at this technology center. Remote connectivity to the Smart Factory in Hoffman Estates, IL, will enable guests to view machine demonstrations in real-time on a variety of TRUMPF equipment. Customer webinars will also be held at this new California location.
When visiting the new facility, guests will experience the latest technology advancements and Industry 4.0 systems for sheet metal fabrication. A 13,000 sq ft showroom will be equipped with six TRUMPF machines and a 650 sq ft training room will be dedicated to optimizing customer knowledge and skillsets on TRUMPF equipment and TruTops software. Additional space will be occupied by employee offices and customer meeting rooms. Visitors will also have the opportunity to learn about TruServices and TruConnect solutions for their manufacturing processes.
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