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How to Deal with Common Casting Defects

If you deal with castings that have openings, cavities or porous sections you have probably come across issues on internal and external surfaces. Learn how to identify these issues and and overcome unnecessary headaches in your production line.

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5 Lessons From the Teams Defining Manufacturing’s Next Act

By now, most organizations have had a chance to take stock of what worked and what didn’t following the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic. And they’ve had a chance to adjust their operations and road map to a future where the only certain thing is uncertainty. Here are top insights from leading manufacturers about the next phase in operations.

Lean and Respect: Two Sides of the Same Coin

Creating a work environment that fosters respect, teamwork, and opportunities for growth is something all leaders should aspire to. Here is a quick guide to understanding how you can lead your team in a respectful and constructive way that is beneficial to everyone.


Conferences to check out and update on your calendar

  • North American Manufacturing Excellence Summit - September 9-10, ILDetails 
  • Food Automation & Manufacturing Conference - September 13-16, FL: Details
  • ASQ Quality 4.0 Summit - September 28, TX: Details
  • Gartner Supply Chain Symposium Xpo - November 2-5, FL: Details
  • Industry Week's Manufacturing & Technology Event - December 1-3, FL: Details
  • Manufacturing Leadership Summit - December 3-5, FL: Details
  • National Technical & Operating (T&O) Conference - December 9-12, IL: Details

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