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DataXchange New Features at IMTS 2018

New features, same low pricing, for machine monitoring at Booth 133240 La Mesa, CA – Once again, Shop Floor Automations (SFA) is pleased to share a booth with Scytec DataXchange at IMTS 2018. Booth 133240 will display these DataXchange machine monitoring features for attendees of the manufacturing technology show: DataXchange Version 2018.04.10: The Data Entry screen provides operators with ...

Weekly Wrap Up For June 15th, 2018

Jason McNew, CEO of Stronghold Cybersecurity joins co-hosts Lew Weiss and Tim Grady to discuss cybersecurity threats to U.S. manufacturing, data for sale on the dark web, and other security concerns for business and industry online. Here Are Some Of This Week's Top Manufacturing Stories The Boom Continues as the Manufacturing Sector Adds a 18,000 Jobs in May Statistics from the Bureau of ...

President of All Metals & Forge Group, Lew Weiss, Predicts Negative Impact Of Recent Steel And Aluminum Tariffs

Fairfield, N.J. June 13, 2018 - Lew Weiss, MFG Talk Radio host and President of All Metals & Forge Group, appeared on Mornings with Maria on Fox Business. Weiss broke down the effects that steep tariffs on steel and aluminum will have on both manufacturers and consumers. The United States government enforced a 25% tariff on steel and a 10% tariff on aluminum imports. President Donald ...

Weekly Wrap Up For June 8th, 2018

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Mack Defense Wins $296.4 Million Army Contract

Pennsylvania based Mack Defense has partnered with the U.S. Army to provide  up to 683 armor-capable or armored 20-ton dump trucks. The contract, a 7-year, firm-fixed-price deal valued at up to $296.4 million is one of the largest in Mack Defense’s history. The trucks, which the Amy call the M917A3 Heavy Dump Truck, is based on the civilian “Granite” series, but the mil-spec truck was ...

Weekly Wrap Up for June 1st, 2018

Tim Fiore, committee chair for the ISM’s Manufacturing Report on Business updates hosts Lew Weiss and Tim Grady on the PMI (Purchasing Manager’s Index) number that is tallied every month, along with an in-depth analysis of new orders, production, employment, supplier deliveries, inventories, customer inventories, prices, backlog of orders, new export orders and imports. This Week's Top ...

Showing Value of Automation to Shop Floor Decision Makers

How to prove automation saves time on the shop floor La Mesa, CA (May 30th, 2018) – Those who work directly on the shop floor often come up with great ideas to improve productivity and make their jobs easier. The problem is conveying the need for these solutions to the shop’s decision makers. DNC software systems and machine monitoring are two hot software investments on the shop floor ...

Weekly Wrap Up for May 25th, 2018

Investing in robotic automation is one of the highest ROI investments a manufacturer can make. But only 5% of manufacturers are aware of how flexibly automation can work in enhancing their operations.  Hosts Lew Weiss and Tim Grady speak with Roger Paulson, Regional Automation Manager at Acieta about the benefits and ROI of robotic implementations. Here Are This Week's Top Manufacturing ...

Weekly Wrap Up for May 11th, 2018

Anthony Nieves, CPSM, C.P.M., A.P.P., CFPM, Chair, ISM® Business Survey Committee and Timothy Fiore, Chair of the ISM Manufacturing Business Survey Committee join hosts Lew and Tim LIVE at ISM2018 in Nashville for an inside look at the Spring 2018 Semiannual Economic Forecast. Don’t miss this very important look at this vital forecast. Don't Miss Our Look At This Year's ISM Conference In ...

Weekly Wrap Up for May 4th, 2018

Anthony Nieves, committee chair of the Institute for Supply Management’s Non-Manufacturing Report on Business(R) discusses the latest roll-up of the numbers, which continue to indicate positive performance in this large sector. Here Are This Week's Top Manufacturing Stories DataXchange E-Learning Now Available Scytec has launched a new E-Learning website for their machine monitoring ...