This year’s annual OESA and Harbour Results, Inc. Automotive Tooling Update calls experts together to discuss key trends in automotive tooling industry. This year’s annual OESA and Harbour Results, Inc. Automotive Tooling Update will be at the Dearborn Inn in Dearborn, Michigan. The event takes place on November 2, 2017 from 9
MoldTrax and Beaumont Technologies, Inc.’s American Injection Molding (AIM) Institute are excited to announce a new conference for the injection molding industry. The Mold Performance Technology Conference will bring processing and tooling experts together to explore strategies to optimize mold performance and to maintain efficiency on many
What do you gain by attending events like the Makino Die/Mold Expo that was held last week at the company’s Technology Center in Auburn Hills, Michigan? I asked three of the moldmakers I met there to share their personal takeaways and received three differently-focused responses. Here’s what they told me:
Don Snow, president of CS Tool
Studies by hot runner makers show that 60–75 percent of all molds that are built today incorporate a hot runner system. The MoldTrax Hot Runner Certification course gives attendees a better understanding of typical hot runner components and critical areas in maintenance. The course also covers the situations that warrant project
EMO is a large, international metalworking tradeshow with thousands of exhibitors. Check out the slideshow to see what will be on display!Blog Post: 9/12/2017
Managing Editor, Gardner Business Media Event: EMO Hannover 2017
Date: September 18–23, 2017
Time: 9 a.m.–6p.m.
Location: Fair Grounds, Hannover,
Partnership with schools is a key workforce development strategy among moldmaking industry supplier companies. Seco Tools is one example. This month, I have a feature I wrote that focuses on mold industry supplier companies that have workforce development programs. Our intent with this article was to work with suppliers that represent the entire
Plants assist with the mood of the shop and quality of the air. Here are a few additional innovations at the shop we covered this month for its application of data-driven manufacturing. Blog Post: 9/9/2017
Peter Zelinski Editor-in-Chief, Modern Machine Shop L&S Machine in Latrobe, Pennsylvania, has a simple, radical idea for how to use data
Today’s your day to sit back and take pride in what you do for a living, moldmakers. Happy Labor Day. Today’s your day to sit back and take pride in what you do for a living, moldmakers. Happy Labor Day.
Since 1884, the United States has celebrated Labor Day, the “working man’s holiday,” on the first Monday of every
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