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American Manufacturing in the House

American Manufacturing in the House

Jun 23, 2015

By Rebecca Carnes, Design-2-Part Magazine Standing in front of a “Bad Ass Tool Crib” sign in his California job shop and wearing his trademark “Fight for America” T-shirt, Titan Gilroy musters all of his raw power and stares down the camera filming his new cable TV show. The ex-boxer turned CNC machinist, job shop owner, and TV personality socks his audience...

Made in America – HST Materials Inc. (IL)

Made in America – HST Materials Inc. (IL)

Jun 19, 2015

HST Materials Inc. is another preferred American supplier of contract manufacturing services you will find only at a Design-2-Part trade show at www.d2p.com HST Materials Inc. is a fabricator and die cutter of foam tapes, sponge and dense rubber gasketing and double-coated tapes. They distribute molded rubber products, heat shrink tubing, fiberglass and...

Mid-Atlantic Manufacturing Activity Jumps in June

Mid-Atlantic Manufacturing Activity Jumps in June

Jun 18, 2015

By Fox Business The Philadelphia Federal Reserve’s gauge of manufacturing activity in the mid-Atlantic region jumped to 15.2 in June from 6.7 the month prior. The reading far outpaced Wall Street expectations for a rise to...

How We Use Manufacturing Technology Now …

How We Use Manufacturing Technology Now …

Jun 17, 2015

“How We Use Manufacturing Technology Now … and Will in the Future” By Matt LaWell, IndustryWeek What does the future hold for manufacturing technology? More consumer devices, certainly, more automation, more wearables, more of everything connected to the Industrial Internet of Things. If you want more than that, turn to the Amazing Kreskin or...

Reshoring In-Depth: South Accounts For More Reshored…

Reshoring In-Depth: South Accounts For More Reshored…

Jun 16, 2015

“Reshoring In-Depth: South Accounts For More Reshored Jobs Than Rest Of U.S. Combined”  By Andy Szal, Manufacturing.net Anecdotal evidence of the nation’s reshoring trend can be found from coastto coast. Data from the Reshoring Initiative, however, shows it’s primarily southern states that are seeing the benefits of manufacturing...

How the U.S. Can Be a Leader in the Factory of the Future

How the U.S. Can Be a Leader in the Factory of the Future

Jun 15, 2015

By Eric Spiegel, Wall Street Journal Today’s digital factories have many more computers on the shop floor than pieces of heavy equipment. So despite pervasive misconceptions, today’s shop floor is not your grandfather’s factory. Advanced manufacturing facilities are software and data-driven, and require a highly-skilled workforce that is proficient in...