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More diverse than ever: maintenance 2022 in Dortmund

The leading trade fair for industrial maintenance and the industry's leading business platform will open its doors on March 30 and 31, 2022.
26 January 2022
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In the eleven years since its launch, the maintenance in Dortmund to become the leading trade fair for industrial maintenance and the leading business platform for the sector and its user industries developed. The trade fair presents the complete variety of maintenance solutions: from tools and equipment for the maintenance of machines and plants to spare parts, service and software solutions for "Maintenance 4.0". 

Manufacturers and operators of machines and plants know: Performance and productivity depend to a large extent on the machine running trouble-free. They also know that maintenance can and must make an important contribution to the efficiency and profitability of industrial productions. Maintenance shows solutions with which these goals can be achieved. In doing so, it covers the range for the entire industry: from heavy-duty applications to metal processing and food production to the automotive and electronics industries.

Source: Easyfairs
Source: Easyfairs

Central topic: Maintenance 4.0

The range of exhibits at maintenance in Dortmund is also becoming broader because maintenance today uses state-of-the-art digital tools and systems. Integrated sensor technology records the operating status, e.g. of drive elements. When the data is then evaluated with intelligent software, each individual component can be monitored in terms of "Predictive Maintenance" predict their service life, and the maintenance engineer has the opportunity to intervene in good time (and that also means: not too early). Machine learning and artificial intelligence also contribute to increasing the efficiency of maintenance even further.

Renowned manufacturers - exciting innovations

maintenance in Dortmund is the marketplace for such highly innovative maintenance solutions. About 200 exhibitors have already announced their participation in the upcoming trade fair on March 30 and 31, 2022, including Numerous established companies and market leaders such as Alfa Laval, Atos, Bosch Cognitive Service, Infor, Pilz, SAP, Schaeffler Technologies, SEW-Eurodrive, Siemens, SKF, TÜV Saarland and Würth. Both Robur Industry Service Group as a provider of modern industrial services and ESKA-Welt GmbH as a provider of original spare parts for robots are participating as premium partners.

Knowledge center of the industry

As knowledge center for the industry, the trade fair offers a comprehensive framework program - for example the ScienceCenterwhich is co-organized by Fraunhofer IML. Here, the topic of "Smart Maintenance" is in the foreground with a focus on sustainability aspects in maintenance.

Source: Easyfairs
Source: Easyfairs

In addition, in both exhibition halls there is the SolutionCenterwhere exhibitors will present new technologies, products and technical solutions from all areas of maintenance. Complementary find GuidedTours on the trend topics of artificial intelligence and Industry 4.0.

New at maintenance 2022 is the EducationCenter: a continuing education format in which, in cooperation with the FIR of RWTH Aachen University two certified teaching modules on the topics of "data analytics" and "process control technology" will be offered.

A "must" for providers and decision-makers

With this comprehensive focus, the two-day trade fair is a "must" for companies from the maintenance sector and users from industry.

Maria Soloveva, Event Director of the fair organizer Easyfairs: "The product diversity this year is unique. We have been able to attract renowned new exhibitors, and the supporting program is very extensive and features leading experts from the industry. Decision-makers and practitioners will be able to take away many ideas for implementation in their operations."

"The safest place to meet"

The health of exhibitors and visitors under the aspect of the pandemic is of course guaranteed. Maria Soloveva: "Our safety and hygiene concept is certified, tried and tested. We take this issue very seriously and have designed the trade show according to the motto "The safest place to meet" planned."The maintenance will take place on March 30 and 31, 2022 in Dortmund. The entrance fee (regular 30€) is with the Code 1005 free of charge, a Online registration is required.

Data and facts

  • Appointment: 3/30/2022, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and March 31, 2022, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Location: Messe Dortmund, Hall 4 and 5, Rheinlanddamm 200, 44139 Dortmund, Germany
  • Organizer: Easyfairs Deutschland GmbH, Balanstr. 73, House 8, 81541 Munich, Germany
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