Check Out PM’s July 2019 Digital Edition
The July issue of Production Machining includes emphasis topics of Multitasking and Automation & Robots, with special Aerospace coverage. Check out the Digital Issue here!
Production Machining’s July Digital Edition is now available. This issue features emphasis topics of Multitasking and Automation and Robots, with special Aerospace coverage. For the cover story we visit an industrial pump manufacturer that is leveraging its multitasking capabilities with other resources to promote internal efficiency.
We also go into a shop that specializes in producing aircraft parts, highlighting the process it went through to become a direct supplier to Boeing, including expanding its five-axis machining capabilities along with new software implementation.
According to recent data, improper cobot integration can cost manufacturers almost $90,000 per shift operation every year. Our Tech Brief provides tips for shops to avoid this problem and get the most out of their investments.
Finally, the Last Word discusses Flexible Production methodology and how the application of lean manufacturing concepts can eliminate production waste.