industry partner providing cutting tools for advanced machine tools at
Clackamas Community College, will host an open house from 9 a.m. to noon on
Wednesday, June 6.
leader in cutting tool technology, is hosting its “See the Whole Picture”
presentation, part of their “Smart Event” series, which are application
workshops presented across the country throughout the year. The open house
features demonstrations and information about difficult-to-machine materials,
tolerances, surfaces, applications and more.
Sandvik is one of
the industry partners, which includes computer numeric control (CNC) machine
tool distributor Gosiger, that entered into a partnership with CCC earlier this
year. CCC students train on sophisticated machining equipment while the
companies use a remodeled college technical classroom to demonstrate the
equipment to partners in business and industry. Sandvik provides the cutting
tools for the Gosiger CNC machines.
investment of industry at CCC, we are able to augment our advanced technology
classes for our students,” said Scott Giltz, dean of Technology, Health
Occupations and Workforce at CCC. “There are thousands of jobs in this country
going unfilled because workers don’t have the qualifications to fill them.
Through our industry partnerships, we can help bridge that gap.”
To register for
the “See the Whole Picture” event, go to www.myyellowcoat.com/wholepicture.
For additional information about advanced manufacturing at CCC, contact
instructor Bob Delgatto at 503-594-3320 or email Delgatto@clackamas.edu.