Julia Hider

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PMTS 2019 Registration Opens

By: Julia Hider

The first 1,000 attendees who register for free online to attend North America’s only trade show dedicated to the precision machining industry will receive special VIP status.
#PMTS

3 Predictions for the Future of Manufacturing

By: Julia Hider

In this month’s About Your Business column, Todd Palmer examines three ways in which the manufacturing industry is changing.

Indiana/Southern Ohio PMPA Chapter Holds Burr Prevention Event

By: Julia Hider

The free session will include a presentation by Greg Knight and Phillip Judt of Absolute Machine Tools on how to prevent burrs on cam and CNC machines.

Toolholders

Big Kaiser Raises Money for Workforce Development Program

By: Julia Hider

The company will donate 2 percent of orders made by NTMA companies through the end of the year directly to the National Robotics League.

Measurement

Mitutoyo Celebrates Re-Opening of Cincinnati Solutions Center

By: Julia Hider

The company held a ceremony at the remodeled M3 Solutions center, which was also expanded to make more space for its Custom Solutions division.

Software

Mastercam Announces Winners of 2018 'Wildest Parts' Contest

By: Julia Hider

The CAD/CAM software developer holds the contest each year to encourage student participation and interest in manufacturing.

Additive Manufacturing in the Turning Shop

By: Julia Hider

Additive manufacturing will not be replacing turning operations any time soon, but the two processes can complement one another.
#additive

Cutting Tools

Giving New Methods of Thread Cutting a Whirl

By: Julia Hider

Two new forms of thread whirling promise to make the thread cutting process more efficient.

New Initiatives Help Advance NIMS’ Mission

By: Julia Hider

The organization has debuted a new testing platform, as well as pilot programs for CAM and Machine, Maintenance, Service and Repair (MMSR) credentials.
#workforcedevelopment

Slow and Steady Doesn’t Always Win the Race

By: Julia Hider

When it comes to running a business, columnist Matt Kirchner makes a case for rapid growth.
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Emerging Leaders [DEPRECATED]

MFG Day Events Seek to Change Perceptions of Manufacturing

By: Julia Hider

The grassroots movement encourages companies feeling the effects of the skills gap to open their doors to the community and show what modern manufacturing is really like.
#workforcedevelopment

Highlights from IMTS 2018

By: Julia Hider

People and technology were the high points of an overwhelming, but productive and educational trade show.