UPS

After-Sales: From Afterthought to Profit Center

Many companies’ pipelines depend on developing the latest, most cutting-edge products to keep customers happy. It may sound counterintuitive, but for many manufacturers, new opportunity awaits in the services that are most easily overlooked. According...
Boneng

Quality is Excellence

Quality, above anything else, is the lasting impression of any service or good purchased. There is, typically, an association with tried and true, established brands and an assumption of quality. More goes into being...
saas, epicor

The Business Case for Deploying Epicor ERP in the Cloud

The Business Case for Deploying Epicor ERP in the Cloud An IMD | Industrial Machinery Digest Exclusive White Paper from Epicor Designed to elevate discourse and provide guidance to organizations evaluating the best ERP deployment model...
FutureTrends40FE

Human-to-Machine Communication in Industrial Automation

Over time, the quality of user experience on mobile phones, computers and even for designers of consumer technology, but can the same be said for industrial automation? Here Jonathan Wilkins, marketing director of industrial...

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...

Networked Efficiency

Networked Efficiency Digitalization leads to shortened time-to-market Siemens uses the close interaction of software and hardware to support both machine manufacturers and machine tool operators on their way to becoming a Digital Enterprise — providing a...
BAAM, Cincinnatti

3D Printing in a Big Way

Additive manufacturing, or 3D printing, continues to gain in importance. The process allows users to create a three-dimensional, solid object, out of any shape from a digital model. These designs, usually from CAD models...

Solutions on the Fly

MJC Builds Customized Metal-Spinning Machines For Out-Of-Round Engine Lip Skins On Boeing Aircraft   MJC Engineering is a custom machine tool builder in Huntington Beach, Calif., specializing in metal-spinning machines for such applications as sheet spinning,...

In Defense of Online PdM Programs

By: Burt Hurlock, CEO, Azima DLI The argument against permanently installed online condition monitoring solutions has been universally financial. The argument is that a technician with a handheld data collector can cover a lot more...
brush research, nam power

Eliminating the Need for Manual Sanding

Boat manufacturer Sea Ray speeds production and eliminates labor-intensive manual sanding by applying robotics with the help of Brush Research’s unique abrasive nylon brush. Within the boat manufacturing industry, Sea Ray is known for innovation....