CBSA Annual Service Center Training Event

September 19-20, 2017
Holland, OH, USA

CBSA Service Center Training Event 


CBSA service center member company employees are invited to attend CBSA’s 2017 Service Center Training Event hosted by Bunting Bearings LLC on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 in Holland, OH. For added value to attendees, a networking reception will be held on the evening of Tuesday, September 19. 

This unique on-site learning opportunity allows CBSA service center personnel to meet with an industry supplier for a one-day hands-on training experience including a tour of their operations and classroom-style presentations from company experts. 

See firsthand how Bunting Bearings manufactures continuous cast and centrifugally cast bronze bars, powdered metal (ferrous and non-ferrous) bearings and components and permanent mold parts. Attendees will also learn more about:

  • Continuous casting
  • Centrifugal casting
  • Machining of bronze bar stock to bearings and manufactured finished components
  • Potential markets for Casted Bronze alloys and finished components
  • The effects of heat treating, annealing and stress relieving of casted material
  • Powder metal manufacturing for production of self-lubricating bar, tube, bearings, washers and finished machined components
  • ECO BRONZE - lead free, bismuth free bearing bronze alternative
  • Synthetic bearing materials
Please note this event is only open to CBSA Service Center Member companies. For questions regarding the event, please contact Mollie Moore.

Registration Fees

CBSA Service Center Member Registration Fee: $200


See Who is Participating


Dress Code

Attendees must wear close-toed shoes. Comfortable shoes are encouraged as the day will include a walking tour. Hard hats, safety glasses and ear protection will be provided on-site by Bunting Bearings.


Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Attendee Arrivals
5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Cocktail Reception and Buffet Dinner at Brandywine Country Club

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Shuttle to Bunting Bearings headquarters
8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Bunting Bearings Company Presentation, including Chase Brass ECO Bronze presentation.
10:30 a.m. – 11:30 p.m. Bunting Bearings Delta Mill Tour 
12:00 p.m  – 1:00 p.m.
Bunting Bearings DC & Machine Shop Tour 
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Lunch and Closing Remarks
2:00 p.m. Attendee Departures/Shuttle to Hotel

Welcome Reception

On Tuesday evening prior to the workshop, join attendees for a networking reception at the Brandywine Country Club. Drinks and appetizers will be provided from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Bunting Bearings LLC will provide transportation from the hotel to and from Brandywine Country Club.


Residence Inn Toledo Maumee
1370 Arrowhead Drive
Maumee, OH 43537 USA
(419) 891-2233 

Call the hotel to book your room (419) 891-2233. 

Attendees will receive a special room rate of $129/night. 

The hotel cutoff date is Monday, August 28, 2017. After this date, rates may increase as they will be subject to the going room rate.

Hotel Features Include:

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Indoor pool and fitness center
  • Studio suites with kitchenette
  • 100 percent smoke-free
  • Complimentary on-site parking


Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) The closest airport to travel into is Detroit Metropolitan Airport, located 57 miles (a one-hour drive) from the Residence Inn Toledo Maumee Hotel. The Toledo Airport is located 12 miles from the hotel but is not recommended for transportation due to its extremely limited flight options. 

Once at the Residence Inn Toledo Maumee Hotel, transportation will be provided to the Tuesday evening networking reception and to the mill training at Bunting Bearings on Wednesday.