2018 NCATC Summer Workshop Industry Tours

Workshop Dates
June 4 -5 , 2018




Your registration for the 2018 NCATC Summer Workshop includes 

your choice of one of the following tours.

Remo is the world’s drumhead specialist in virtually every category from percussionists and orchestraltimpanists to drum corps, jazz, blues and rock. Remo has long been at the forefront of sustainable manufacturing. Remo was the first to successfully introduce an alternative to calfskin drumheads and traditional wood drum shells with Remo film processing technology and Acousticon® drum shells, respectively. Remo has been recognized for environmentally responsible manufacturing every year since 1998 by winning the WRAP Award (California Waste Reduction Award Program). Remo is also sustaining jobs by continuing to manufacture in the USA, pushing the limits of drumhead and drum technology while limiting impact on the environment. NCATC attendees  will  tour the Remo Recreational Music Center (located in the main facility) and manufacturing of Drumhead and World Percussion operation (located in the factory area).

Limited to 20. No open-toe shoes or photography.

In 2014, global 3D printing company Stratasys combined established service providers Solid Concepts, RedEye and
Harvest Technologies to form Stratasys Direct Manufacturing. With over three decades of industry experience, Stratasys Direct Manufacturing has honed its engineering and manufacturing expertise across a range of additive and conventional technologies. This tour of Stratasys Direct Manufacturing’s Valencia location will give you a first-hand view of various additive technologies including Stereolightography, Laser Sintering, Fused Deposition Modeling, PolyJet, CNC and Urethane Casting as it is applicable to their parts service business model. 
Tour is limited to 30.

ADI—Aerospace Dynamics International, Inc., a company of PCC Aerostructures (Precision Castparts Corp.)—is

one of the world’s most respected suppliers of large complex machined parts and assemblies to the aerospace industry. Having recently achieved Tier I status, ADI is a provider of major structural components on virtually every commercial and military aircraft program. At every level, ADI’s dedicated team has worked hard to achieve and maintain a world-class reputation for the highest level of excellence in quality, on-time delivery, and customer service to exceed customer expectations. NCATC attendees will tour the large  aerostructures machining and assembly facility. Limited to 20. Required steel-toed shoes, gauge safety glasses, and hearing protection will be provided to NCATC attendees.