Partnering for Energy Savings

Machine builder develops energy-saving, quiet hydraulic unit for its own equipment; quickly realizes benefits as OEM stand-alone for other machine builders, with “digital factory”...

Built Layer by Layer

Machine shops create complex metal parts using thin sheets of similar or dissimilar metals along with diffusion bonding; conformal cooling, heat exchangers, liquid/gas dispensing...

Tipping the Balance on Cutting Stainless Steel

A former scrap metal dealer that became Asia's leading stainless steel specialist: The history of the Singapore-based company Sin Ghee Huat is an impressive...

Reaching For the Expert

It’s happened too many times: injuries, fatalities, and damage to plant assets resulting from crane-related accidents. The complex work performed by material handling cranes...
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How Does Automation Keep Manufacturing Resilient?

Improved resiliency is a common goal for most manufacturers. Disruptive events can happen at any time, but the most resilient companies can recover from...
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The Fred Kodlin Motorcycle Workshop is Easily Creating One-Offs

There is no denying it: the Kodlin family has motorcycles in its blood. Master blacksmith Fred Kodlin gave his son Len his first motocross...
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Greater Versatility for Taylor Toolworks

Designing tools online, varied batch sizes, six-wheel packs and 38 kw peak spindle power of ANCA’s MX7 tool grinder offers new capabilities that are...

Moving Drums: A Present-Day Guide To Choosing Drum Handling Equipment

As commonplace as drum handling is in today’s workplace, choosing a method that is cost-  effective, safe, and productive involves a comprehensive review of...

Hammer Time for the Auto Industry

Polishing die tools is a required practice in the automotive industry to reduce surface roughness, prevent wear, and prolong service life. Automakers, like global...

Driving More Business from Aerospace

Customers GROB 5-axis machining center with Siemens CNC onboard reduces cycle time by 50% and tooling costs by 60% for Seattle-based job shop Honeycutt...

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