Plant Tour Series


WIRE-Net Plant Tours, presented by Sikich, offer participants a unique opportunity to see successful local manufacturing facilities and learn firsthand about what they're doing right. Each tour focuses on a quality that sets the company apart.

Plant Tour: Parker Hannifin

Corporate Technology Ventures

An Investment in the Future of Manufacturing

Join WIRE-Net for a tour of Parker Hannifin's new state-of-the-art additive manufacturing learning and development center at the Corporate Technology Ventures facility in Macedonia. See how Parker engineers explore new applications of advanced, emerging technologies such as additive manufacturing and collaborative robotics.

Opened in 2015, this facility near its global headquarters in Northeast Ohio, provides a single location where Parker operating groups and divisions around the world can access the newest printers, software, and materials available. Craig Maxwell, Vice President – Chief Technology and Innovation Officer, says this new facility and the engineering talent located there represents an investment in the future of manufacturing.

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Meet your future workforce! This year, qualified students from Max S. Hayes and Parma High Schools will be invited to participate in our plant tours.