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SF&E Improves Castability and Production Timeline for Complex Impeller

A Stainless Foundry & Engineering (SF&E) customer recently learned their former foundry partner’s impeller was failing in the field and needed to be replaced. Time – but more importantly, the ability for the OEM to make things right – were on the line. Here's how SF&E overcame the challenges and delivered a complex, custom-machined part ahead of schedule and with all necessary field specifications.

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Making Sustainability Part of Your Supply Chain Strategy

Sustainability is one of the most overused terms in supply chain in recent history and can mean different things to different people. However, this does not take away its importance when it comes to assessing a supply chain. With that in mind, here's a basic six-step process to kick start your sustainability journey.

2020 Was the Year of Grit. What Will 2021 Bring?

A rapid up-and-down production cycle, massive supply chain disruptions, some products selling out, others that had been wildly profitable not selling at all, and no end in sight.  Just like everything else this year, the pandemic’s impact on manufacturing was strange, unpredictable and difficult.

While business remains relatively slow, and knowing it should come back soon, now is the time to think about what it will take to remain competitive in the next 10 years.


Conferences to check out and update on your calendar

  • Houstex Tradeshow - Feb 23-25, 2021, TX: Details
  • Eastec Manufacturing Tradeshow - May 11-13, 2021, MA: Details
  • Fabtech Fabrication Event - Sept 13-16, 2021, IL: Details
  • Aerodef Manufacturing Event - Sept 20-23,2021, CA: Details
  • Westec Manufacturing Tradeshow - Sept 21-23, 2021, CA: Details
  • Southtec Manufacturing & Suppliers Tradeshow - Oct 26-28, 2021, SC: Details

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