January 15, 2015
MMC Hardmetal (Thailand) Co. Ltd., a subsidiary of Mitsubishi Materials Corporation (MMC) is pleased to announce the official grand opening of MMC Hardmetal Thailand Engineering Center (MTEC), on 03rd December 2014.
This new center (MTEC), located in Amata Nakorn, Thailand, will commence operations as of the 15th January 2015.
It complements the four already existing Engineering Centers` that are located in Japan (Omiya), China (Tianjin), Spain (Valencia) and the USA (Chicago). In the Southeast Asian and Pacific region where there is a high demand from the metal cutting tools industry MTEC will provide customers with various services that including machining tests and education facilities.
Investment into MTEC includes facilities such as a vertical machining center, CNC turning lathe, and the latest in software, and measuring and analysis equipment, enabling periodic seminars, product demonstrations and training sessions to be held.
MTEC’s strategic location enables it to remain close to the customer base and to provide them with optimized solutions in their changing needs in the Southeast Asia and Pacific region.
MTEC also has plans for future collaboration with major universities and institute both in terms of research projects and researcher exchange to create new business opportunities.
MTEC's mission is to offer innovative business opportunities and technical solutions to its customers in the Southeast Asia and Pacific region.