Why Business Purpose is Critical

Remember back in 2014 when CVS made the decision to stop selling tobacco in their stores? CEO Larry Merlo was willing to leave billions...

New vs. Used Equipment: Financing Strategies for Today’s Industrial Firms

Today’s industrial firms are ripe with opportunity.While benefiting from a continued strong economy, driven by ongoing GDP growth and record-low unemployment, today’s manufacturing and...

Heavy Lifting Overhead

Over 40 cranes and hoists were installed in GILLIG LLC’s new Livermore, California facility as the bus manufacturer recently completed its relocation from Hayward...

A Stronger Connection with Thermal Drilling

Recognized as a world leader in thermal drilling technology, Formdrill was founded in Belgium in 1994 by the Van Der Steen family. With more...

Built with Purpose, Built for Life

In 1911, Howard Kennedy recognized a problem. Working as an engineer on the Pennsylvania Railroad in Fort Wayne, Indiana wasn’t easy work. On top...

Continuous “Hands Off” Insulation Resistance Testing of Critical Motors

For decades, plant personnel have performed insulation resistance tests with handheld megohmmeters to prevent motor failures that lead to costly unplanned shutdowns, penalties and...

Reshoring Success

In 2018 the number of companies reporting new reshoring and foreign direct investment (FDI) was at the highest level in history, up 38 percent...

European Space Agency awards contract to Siemens and Sonaca for additive manufacturing applications

The European Space Agency (ESA) has selected Siemens Digital Industries Software to develop aerospace design applications for metal additive manufacturing. The applications will leverage...

The Platinum Advantage

Platinum Tooling is a machine tool accessory importer serving the North American market. They are the exclusive importer of precision live tools, angle heads,...

Investing In Your Future: Marketing for Sustainable Business Growth

Right now, many manufacturers are enjoying a period of high production rates. It’s a challenge to find qualified employees to hire and to keep...