How Gaskets Are Used in the Manufacturing Industry

A gasket is a key component used in the manufacturing industry. It’s used to create a seal between two or more surface, preventing leakage of air and/or liquids. In some manufacturing processes, the two surfaces can be secured together without … Read More

Samsung Opens First US Appliance Manufacturing Facility

Samsung has opened its first appliance manufacturing facility in the United States. Originally founded March 1, 1938, Samsung is a South Korean company that produces a wide range of products, some of which include smartphones, televisions, automotive components, chemicals, computers, … Read More

VP Mike Pence Meets with Automakers to Discuss NAFTA

Vice President Mike Pence met with some of the nation’s leading automakers, including General Motors and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, earlier this month to discuss proposed changes to the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). Established January 1, 1994, NAFTA is … Read More

American Manufacturing Trends to Watch in 2018 and Beyond

Manufacturing is arguably one of the most important industries in the United States. As of March 2017, the industry employs more than 12.4 million people, pulling in roughly $1.9 trillion in gross domestic product (GDP). Of course, one of the … Read More

Exploring the Role of Manufacturing Engineers

Manufacturing engineering refers to a segment of engineering that deals with manufacturing practices such as research, design, development, processes, machines, equipment, tools and specifications. There are “manufacturing engineers,” whom are responsible for converting raw materials into a finished product, all … Read More

What is Manufacturing Engineering?

Have you heard of manufacturing engineering? While most people are familiar with manufacturing, “engineering” brings a new element to this industry. Manufacturing engineering refers to a set of disciplines in dealing with manufacturing sciences, research, design, development, machines, tools and … Read More

What is Agile Manufacturing?

Have you heard of agile manufacturing? This term refers to a methodology in the manufacturing industry that emphasizes the importance of responding to a customer or client’s needs in a timely manner, as well as making changes to adapt to … Read More