SAE 2014 Aerospace Manufacturing and Automated Fastening Conference & Exhibition

Technical Session Schedule

Wednesday, September 24

Auto Fastening / Assembly & Tooling (AeroFast) - Automated Drilling and Fastening Systems (Part 1 of 2)
(Session Code: AMAF102)

Room 251C / 251F  8:00 a.m.

This session will focus on automatic drilling and fastening systems as it relates to new innovations in the field including new system developments providing more access to the panel and faster install rates for a lower cost. Other technologies covered will include automatic fastener feed systems, two piece fastener insertion advancements, in-process monitoring and adaptive control systems utilized during the process of automatic drilling and/or fastening operations.

Organizers - Ken Benczkowski, Broetje Automation USA Inc.; Clayton L. Munk, Boeing; Daniel Thurnau, Spirit AeroSystems Inc.
Chairpersons - Daniel Thurnau, Spirit AeroSystems Inc.

Time Paper No. Title
8:00 a.m. 2014-01-2258
A New Robotic Vibration-Drilling Process
Sylvain Laporte, MITIS; Etienne Gueydon, Alema Automation; Alain Auffret, PRECISE France; Cosme De Castelbajac, MITIS
8:30 a.m. 2014-01-2259
Next Generation Mobile Robotic Drilling and Fastening Systems
Greg Adams, Electroimpact Inc.
9:00 a.m. ORAL ONLY
PKM Tricepts New Challenges
Enrique J. Cristobalena, Aritex Loxin

Planned by AeroFast International Committee / EMB Air and Space Group