PICMET'05 Site Visits

Site visits to the following companies will be offered during PICMET '05. Seating is limited, so sign up early ($40).

The times below include travel time; each tour is about 90 minutes long. Buses will board by the Hilton on SW Salmon St. beginning at 15 minutes past the hour and will depart at 30 minutes past the hour.


Group 1 : Tuesday, August 2nd, 09:15 - 12:00
Group 2 : Tuesday, August 2nd, 13:15 - 16:00

Xerox offers industry-leading color printers based on its exclusive solid ink technology, and the home of that technology is on the beautiful campus in Wilsonville, Oregon. You are invited to come tour our facilities, where printer configuration, testing, and inventory management takes place. You will also learn about solid ink technology and how it differs from other printing technologies while touring the worldwide manufacturing plant for solid ink and solid ink print heads.

Wednesday, August 3rd, 09:15 - 12:00

See Tektronix's state-of-the-art, computerized manufacturing system capable of creating multiple types of products on a single conveyor-belt assembly line. Combining the flexibility of an individual task process with the efficiency of high-volume electronics manufacturing, Tektronix's new product line can produce five major oscilloscopes through a defined process on a single manufacturing line. Tektronix makes test, measurement, and monitoring solutions for communications, computer, and semiconductor industries worldwide.