SOUTH-TEC draws manufacturing suppliers, distributors and equipment builders from across North America and around the world – bringing them together in Greenville, South Carolina. With some 200 exhibitors you’ll find all the products and services you need – plus the experts who built them – ready to demonstrate solutions that can help your business grow. Make side-by-side comparisons. Discover integrated equipment, training and service solutions. Leverage your purchasing power. SOUTH-TEC is your single best source.
There’s only so much you can learn about machine tools and manufacturing technologies from a catalog or video. The best way to evaluate new technology is to see it in person, touch it, and speak directly to the experts who design and manufacture it. SOUTH-TEC provides the entire manufacturing industry with a dynamic venue to showcase the complete spectrum of essential manufacturing technologies, products, concepts and solutions. Experience the future of the manufacturing at SOUTH-TEC!
Southeastern manufacturing continues to strengthen and grow beyond the I-85 corridor attracting more business from over 1,700 manufacturing establishments, including some of the nation’s most successful Fortune 500 companies. Automotive, advanced materials, energy, aerospace, biosciences plus many others are all represented. Over 34% of the jobs in the Greenville region are tied to manufacturing, drawing a skilled workforce that invigorates the area with new ideas and a strong entrepreneurial spirit. In 2011, attendance at SOUTH-TEC was up 13% over the previous show cycle, making it one of Trade Show Executive magazine’sFastest 50! Join SOUTH-TEC in this manufacturing powerhouse and showcase your most innovative products to an audience with serious purchase intentions.
Primary Industries Represented:
Industrial & Commercial Machinery
Research & Development
Services (Financial and Other)
The Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) is the premier source for manufacturing knowledge, education and networking. Through its many programs, events, magazines, publications and online training division, Tooling U, SME connects manufacturing practitioners to each other, to the latest technologies and to the most up-to-date manufacturing processes. SME has members around the world and is supported by a network of chapters and technical communities. A 501(c)3 organization, SME is a leader in manufacturing workforce development issues, working with industry, academic and government partners to support the current and future skilled workforce.