Hyundai Wia Opens New West Coast Technology Center

Hyundai WIA America Corp.'s grand opening of its new West Coast Solution Center, in Cypress, Calif., is a new technology center that feature a 2,000 square-foot showroom with capacity to have as many as eight CNC machine tools on display with power for live demonstrations.

Hyundai WIA America Corp.'s grand opening of its new West Coast Solution Center, in Cypress, Calif., is a new technology center that feature a 2,000 square-foot showroom with capacity to have as many as eight CNC machine tools on display with power for live demonstrations. The facility will also feature ample space for machine tool integration and customer events focused on education and training.

To celebrate, Hyundai WIA will host a grand opening event at the new center on July 24  and 25. Festivities begin with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, July 24. Hyundai WIA CNC machine tools on display will include a F500 Value Master vertical machining center and an L150A turning center, both of which will be equipped with a specially priced Productivity Packages that will be offered for a limited time to coincide with the celebration.

Additional machines expected to be on display include a KIT450 gang-type CNC lathe for small-diameter parts, and an L250SY multitasking turning center with Y axis and sub-spindle, for turning complex parts in one setup, and finally a mid-range L300MC turning center with live tooling. For hungry guests visiting during lunch hours, BBQ will be served from noon to 2 p.m. For those stopping by on their way home, a Happy Hour will be hosted from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on the 24th only. Visit the site for more info.