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Dallas Industries delivers two complete feed lines to Adient

January 19, 2017

Dallas Industries, Troy, Mich., a manufacturer of coil handling and press feeding equipment and controls, has delivered two complete feed lines, along with two reels and retrofit coil guide rolls for existing systems, to the Adient (formerly Johnson Controls) facility in Athens, Tenn. Both new...

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Stainless Sales Corp. equipment auction scheduled for Feb. 2

January 19, 2017

The assets of Stainless Sales Corp., Addison Ill., will be sold at an auction hosted by PPL Group, Northbrook, Ill. Theater-style bidding for all of the equipment will start at 10 a.m. on Feb. 2 at 2301 Windsor Court, Unit B, in Addison. Included in the live and online auction will be steel coil...

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NBT awards 15 scholarships

January 18, 2017

Fifteen students pursuing careers in manufacturing earned $1,500 or $2,500 toward their postsecondary studies from Nuts, Bolts & Thingamajigs® (NBT), The Foundation of the Fabricators & Manufacturers Association Intl.® (FMA), Elgin, Ill. For the spring 2017 semester, NBT awarded manufacturing...

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MFG.com report assesses expected impact of Trump policies on U.S. manufacturing

January 18, 2017

Marietta, Ga.-based MFG.com, an online manufacturing marketplace, has released the report, “How Will President Trump’s Policies Affect U.S. Manufacturing?” Based on a survey of both buyers (OEMs) and suppliers (small to midsize manufacturers) in the MFG.com marketplace, the report gauges the...

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ITA Grant Committee accepting 2017 STEM scholarship applications

January 18, 2017

The Northglenn, Colo.-based International Titanium Association (ITA) Grant Committee now is accepting applications for four individual academic scholarships in 2017. The scholarships are open to students who plan to enroll in a full-time science, technology, engineering, or math (STEM)...

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Max Weiss Co. hires sales estimator

January 18, 2017

Milwaukee-based Max Weiss Co., a provider of custom metal bending, forming, and fabricating, has hired Maxwell Furstenau as sales estimator.Furstenau brings an extensive knowledge of materials, plus machining and engineering processes, to his front-end project interaction with customers. He...

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Hannover Fairs USA to co-locate tradeshows with FABTECH

January 18, 2017

Hannover Fairs USA (HFUSA), Deutsche Messe’s U.S. subsidiary, today announced that it has formed a partnership with the owners of FABTECH (FMA, SME, AWS, PMA, and CCAI) to co-locate the Industrial Automation North America and Motion, Drive & Automation North America (MDA North America) tradeshows...

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Sintavia develops exclusive process for printing F357 aluminum

January 17, 2017

Metal additive manufacturing (AM) company Sintavia LLC, Davie, Fla., has developed full end-to-end parameters for producing AM parts in F357 aluminum, as well as other aluminum-silicon alloys, for use in precision manufacturing. The firm’s proprietary process for printing F357 aluminum powder was...

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Survey shows U.S. manufacturers are optimistic about revenue growth in 2017

January 17, 2017

While manufacturers across the U.S. are generally optimistic about revenues for 2017, small manufacturers are far more optimistic than larger manufacturers by more than a 2-to-1 margin. That is one of the findings from the 2017 "National Manufacturing Outlook Survey," conducted by the Leading Edge...

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KLN Mfg. announces closure

January 17, 2017

KLN Mfg. has announced plans to close its 275,000-sq.-ft. facility in San Antonio, Texas, in February 2017. The plant manufactures furniture for military barracks, universities, and hospitals. Related companies KLN Steel Products Co. and its Dallas-based parent company AGS Enterprises Inc., which...

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Clark Metal Products adds equipment

January 17, 2017

Clark Metal Products has added a fiber laser machine and two press brakes to its facility in Blairsville, Pa. The Bystronic BySprint fiber laser with ByTrans Extended and ByTower automated material handling system is helping the company reduce cutting time, allowing for better product flow from...

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Samco Machinery adds new equipment, capabilities

January 17, 2017

Toronto-based Samco Machinery has added several new pieces of machinery in the past year to prepare for an expected increase in business.The company increased its own workforce by more than one-third and added a vertical machining center, CNC lathe, surface grinder, milling machine, key seater, and...

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True Position Mfg. earns ISO 9001:2015 certification

January 17, 2017

Within its first year of business, Davenport, Iowa-based True Position Mfg. Inc. has achieved ISO 9001:2015 certification. This service-disabled veteran-owned small business focuses on lean Six Sigma manufacturing and fabrication of metal parts. Some of the company’s capabilities are CNC...

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Concept Laser receives several awards

January 16, 2017

Concept Laser GmbH, Lichtenfels, Germany, has announced it recently received several awards in recognition of its 3-D metal printing technology.The company was named to the Growth Champions 2017 list by Focus magazine for outstanding sales growth from 2012 to 2015. In those three years, sales at...

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Concept Laser founder recognized for achievements

January 16, 2017

Frank Herzog, founder and president/CEO of Concept Laser GmbH, Lichtenfels, Germany, the developer of the LaserCUSING 3-D metal printing process, recently was recognized with two awards for his pioneering work and achievements, as well as his entrepreneurial ideas and activity.Herzog was named Best...

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