Bringing Jobs Back to Buffalo

Bringing Jobs Back to Buffalo One stop shop helps bring the sun back to New York By: Michelle Avila, Hypertherm Inc. Bringing jobs back to Western New York, specifically Buffalo, is a major priority for New York...
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Digitalization…The Future is Now

DIGITALIZATION…THE FUTURE IS NOW Myriad ways to boost productivity, enhance shopfloor flexibility and preserve data security…all on the market today for machine shops of many sizes by: Ramona Schindler, Siemens Industry, Inc. With the machine tool industry...
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Mobile Robot Colleagues on Wheels Increase Productivity and Worker Safety at Scott Fetzer Electrical...

A mobile fleet of Universal Robots will now receive daily work orders to solve ever-changing tasks with high mix - low volume electronics manufacturer Scott Fetzer Electrical Group (SFEG) in Tennessee. The collaborative robots...
Feature: Concept Laser Celebrates 15 Years

Concept Laser Celebrates 15 Years

Concept Laser has helped shape additive manufacturing for 15 years "The tide," says Frank Herzog, founder and CEO & President of Concept Laser "has turned: Until very recently, additive manufacturing was the domain of prototypes....

Training is not an Expense

All shops seeking operator efficiency can do so through the education programs offered by builders and control suppliers alike. We’ve all heard about tribal knowledge and it certainly has its place, in the real world...
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A Hundred Year Gear Standard

AGMA Celebrates 100 years of the Gear Industry Major advancements in technology during the last half of the 19th century spawned rapid growth in manufacturing. Gears were used in larger and larger numbers in automobiles,...
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Successful Maintenance for Business Critical Assets

By Michael J. Trainor, CMRP, SKF USA When it comes to maintenance at any industrial plant, it’s best to have a plan, grounded in appropriate maintenance strategies. But which maintenance strategy will make sense for...

Better Control of Welding

Better Control of Welding R.H. Peterson Finds up to 30% improvement in time savings reported. Robert H. Peterson Company, City of Industry, Calif. has produced premium-quality Fire Magic gas grills and Real-Fyre gas logs for American...
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What is the Heat-Affected Zone?

Most sheet metal cutting techniques are based on localized melting of the material. The area between the melt part and the unaffected base metal undergoes chemical and structural modifications, and is called Heat-Affected Zone...

Dynamic Solutions

Dynamic Solutions Portable Abrasive Power Tools from Dynabrade Founded in 1969, Dynabrade has earned a reputation for excellence and a position of leadership in the innovative design and manufacturing of unique portable abrasive power tools and...