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West Michigan - Bus Trip to FABTECH
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When: Tuesday, November 7, 2017
All Day
McCormick Place
Chicago, Illinois 
United States
Contact: Dale Mulder

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The West Michigan Chapter of Chemical Coaters will once again be sponsoring a bus trip to the annual exposition and conference FABTECH. This conference focuses on metal forming, fabricating, welding, and finishing. This event is packed with insightful educational opportunities and exhibitors displaying the latest advances in industrial finishing and will be held at the McCormick Center in Chicago, IL November 6 - 9, 2017.

The West Michigan Chapter of Chemical Coaters will be chartering a bus to attend FABTECH on Tuesday, November 7, 2017.

Put the hassle of driving to Chicago in a professional’s hands.

  • Drop off and pickup right at the door
  • No parking fees
  • Snacks provided on the bus
  • Network with a customer or colleague
  • Observe state of the art finishing process equipment
  • Dinner on the return trip

The bus trip registration is contingent on receiving payment. So reserve your space on the bus early.

Departure Time:
7:30 AM - Depart from Steak & Shake, US31 & James St, Holland, MI
The bus will also make stops in South Haven (exit 20) at about 8:05 AM and Sawyer, Mi (Park & Ride) at about 8:35 AM.
Arrive at FABTECH at around 10:00 AM.

Return Time:
The bus will depart FABTECH at 3:30 PM.  Dinner at 
Greenbush Brewing in Sawyer on the way back will be included. 
Arrive back in 
Holland between 9:00 - 9:30 PM 

Cost: $65.00 Members / $75 Non-Members
The cost includes a dinner at Greenbush Brewing Company on the return trip.

This cost does not include the cost for entry into the show or the conference events. To register to attend the exhibits at no charge, go to and click on REGISTER NOW.  Use promo code: FBCCAI for FREE admission to the expo and promo code: FINISHING30 for 30% Finishing Conference Sessions.  If you do not pre-register, you will have to pay $50 when you arrive the day of the show.  

Registration:  Click here to register online or contact Bob Warren at to register.