Future is in R&D.

Position:The view from IMTS 2006 - Researc hand development - Brief article

At IMTS, you'll find Marlow Knabach, vice president, marketing for Mori Seiki USA, on the hunt. "As a builder, we are interested to see how much of the show will represent truly new technology. In recent years, en try-level machines have sold very well--driven by price, of course. It will be interesting to see how that has affected builders' motivation to invest in R&D."

Knabach points out that Mori Seiki is "extremely focused on new technology, and maintains a high level of investment in R&D--we see it as the future of manufacturing."

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