Tony Carroll

Contributing Writer
Blue Bell, PA

Stamping | Articles

Rapid evolution, not revolution

May 16, 2002 | By Tony Carroll

Changes are taking place in stamping operations in the appliance industry, with more on the way. And the science of stamping is improving significantly as a result. In this article, appliance industry executives express their opinions of the state of this technology.

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Arc Welding | Articles

Earthquake shakes joint design, building construction

May 16, 2002 | By Tony Carroll

This article is a case study that outlines how a California contractor retrofit existing buildings in southern California, using new construction codes to prevent further earthquake damage, while staying profitable, expanding, putting more welders in the field, using new welding procedures and consumables, and buying new equipment.

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Shop Management | Articles

Cash in on lean manufacturing

February 14, 2002 | By Tony Carroll

TRUMPF, Freudenberg-NOK, and Aero Gear Inc. share their experiences with lean manufacturing here and present the benefits and challenges of implementing it in the machine tool-making, automotive supply, and job shop environments.

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