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Investment Casting vs Sand Casting: Differences & Advantages

When manufacturers choose casting to mass produce complex parts, they have the option of choosing between sand or investment casting. Read more to see a breakdown of the two distinct processes and their advantages.

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How Coronavirus Could Impact the Global Supply Chain by Mid-March

The vast majority of global companies do not have complete knowledge of the locations of all the companies that provide parts to their direct suppliers. See here Sites per industry located in the quarantined areas of China, South Korea and Italy.

Leadership Learning Through Crisis

Behind the scenes with Bombardier CEO on how to battle Debt and Technology shifts when it matters the most for the business.

Lead Time Achievements in the Press

How a few organizational changes have made huge improvements for Stainless Foundry & Engineering's lead time, production flow, and employee development.


Conferences to check out

  • American Manufacturing Summit - March 24-25, IL: Details 
  • North American Manufacturing Excellence Summit - April 7-8, IL, Moved to September 9-10Details 
  • Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Conference - April 22-23, IL: Details
  • Food Automation & Manufacturing Conference - April 26-29, FL: Details
  • Gartner Supply Chain Symposium Xpo - May 11-14, IL: Details
  • Science, Engineering & Technology Conference - May 23-24, TX: Details
  • Manufacturing Leadership Summit - June 1-3, FL: Details

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