We have spent the past five months previewing new manufacturing technology — machinery and devices, tooling, automation, programming software, etc. — preparing to see and learn more at the International Manufacturing Technology Show...
North American metal service center deliveries rose month-to-month and year-to-year
Inventory levels fall
Steel +2.1% in U.S., -6.1% in Canada, y/y
Aluminum +4.7% in U.S., -9.2% in Canada, y/y
July 2016 manufacturing technology new orders totaled $246.38 million, down 24.8% from June.
"Manufacturers are cautious, hesitant to make investments"
Positive results in SE region
In 1972, Dennis Daniels set up shop a small aluminum foundry in suburban Cleveland: He was the only employee. Today, Alumalloy Metalcasting Co. has 104 employees in an 110,000-square-foot foundry and machine shop, supplying aluminum cast parts ...
With expanding customer demand — and a visit to IMTS — an aluminum foundry has become a one-of-a-kind, one-stop supplier of high-quality components and subassemblies
Aerospace shop finds cutting tool is no lightweight: in hard materials, it delivers 20X the results of carbide tools
Start-up to prime supplier
"Made in America" resonates
90% material removal
Predictability, and lights-out
For machine shop operators performance objectives like consistency, continuity, and accuracy remain constant goals, necessitating emphasis on automation systems, machinery, and technology to meet those standards. IMTS 2016 will offer hundreds of...
Titanium brings critical advantages to engineering and manufacturing, so addressing the problems it presents to machining is a priority for machine shops