RJG and ZAG Equipment Sales hosted their first open house at RJG’s new training facility in Gibsonville, N.C. on May 17. There were 87 attendees who participated in a day-long schedule of activities.
The purpose of the open house was to introduce RJG’s newest training facility, located in ZAG Equipment Sales’ facility, share current technical innovations and offer a variety of technical presentations.
Activities throughout the day included technology demonstrations, presentations about the benefits of training and RJG’s services, equipment overviews, customer testimonials and more. Attendees were invited to participate in a self-guided tour and a variety of drawings and giveaways. There were also various presentations by equipment suppliers, including:
- ZAG Equipment Sales
- Reiloy USA
- Matsui America
- UBE Machinery
Known as the Hangar, RJG’s new, 6,000 sq. ft training facility consists of a classroom that seats 22 students and a fully-equipped lab for hands-on training. A wide range of courses are offered, including Systematic Molding and the highly sought-after Master Molder courses. Master Molder I and II are designed to help process technicians, engineers and managers better understand and demonstrate injection molding skills at the machine. You can view all available classes on RJG’s website. Marty Key, trainer and master molder, is the head trainer, and Brad Harvey is the lab technician.
“The open house at the new Hangar training facility in Gibsonville, N.C. allowed RJG to show its commitment to meeting customer needs,” said Key. “By interacting with our customers, vendors and partners, we were able demonstrate RJG training, consulting and technology capabilities.”