Opening up U.S. Coastal Waters for Offshore Drilling: Will It Move Forward?
Manufacturers that provide components to the oil and gas industry may soon find themselves receiving a massive increase in orders from new offshore drilling operations. The Trump administration is pushing to open up the waters off the California coast, allowing deep sea oil rigs to start drilling. Not only could the California coast be home to new offshore oil rigs, the waters from Maine to Georgia were included in the new offshore drilling plan as well. These sections of ocean have been off ...
Non-Manufacturing Reading Continues String at 55.9
Anthony Nieves, NMI Committee Chair joins co-hosts Lew Weiss and Tim Grady to discuss the Institute for Supply Management's Non-Manufacturing Report on Business(R) which continues to roll up above 50 although some softening occurred in December. Listen to the segment at mfgtalkradio.com while you review the report also found linked to this episode.
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Weekly Wrap Up: What You May Have Missed over Holiday Break
Hosts Lewis Weiss and Tim Grady take a look back at the top manufacturing stories of 2017 including the skills gap, robotics, additive manufacturing, the prison labor issue, Washington’s effect on manufacturing, Women And Manufacturing and much more. Stay tuned to hear predictions for the coming year with insight from industrial and economic reports from the Institute for Supply Management and others. Take a look back at 2017 and get a head start on 2018 with this important episode only ...