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Lubricants’ Role in Tool Performance

May 17, 2024
To find the ideal solution for your workflow, consider how lubricants affect tools and materials – starting by understanding metalworking fluids’ role in the machining process...


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Editorial eBook: Boeing in Crisis

May 7, 2024
The global aerospace giant shocked the world in January when a door plug blew off a plane in flight, fulfilling many flyers’ worst nightmares. And, things have gone downhill for...
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Machine Tool Orders Rising, but Trailing 2023

May 14, 2024
Improved demand in March shows some positive indicators but year-over-year and year-to-date results show double-digit gaps, showing manufacturers are reluctant to invest in capital...
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Basic Is Anything But Boring

May 1, 2024
Strategy means deciding if the short term is your focus or the long term is your goal. A strong foundation will set you up for long-term success.
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Steel Output Lagging Year-Ago Pace

April 29, 2024
Global steel tonnage dropped more than 4.0% from March 2023, largely on the reduced volumes from China’s producers. U.S. output is unchanged year-over-year.

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