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Wiegel Tool Works Gains New ISO Certification

Tuesday, December 9, 2003
Wiegel Tool Works, Wood Dale, IL, has been awarded ISO/TS 16949 certification, transitioning from QS 9000. The contract stamper also performs tool design and manufacture with 50 employees in a 48,000-sq.-ft. facility.

AISI Free Seminar Slated for Auto-Steel Designs

Tuesday, December 9, 2003
The American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI) will offer its Great Designs in Steel Seminar 2004 on Wednesday, February 18, at the Laurel Manor Conference and Banquet Center in Livonia, MI. The free seminar discusses new and emerging automotive steel technologies, with more than 24 technical presentations given by automotive engineers and steel-industry representatives. Presentations will detail the use of dual-phase steels in tailor-welded-blank applications; gas-metal-arc welding of high-strength steels; formability characteristics of new high-strength steels; rollforming and hydroforming of high-strength steels; and discussion of new steel technologies in various production vehicles. Also covered: spot welding; steel bumper systems, wheels and fuel tanks; vehicle crashworthiness; and modeling and machinability related to high-strength steels. For more, contact Deanna Lorincz at AISI, tel. 248/945-4769, or visit

Need a Robot-System Integrator?
Let your Fingers Walk Here

Monday, December 8, 2003
A guide to robot-systems integrators can be had from Robotics Online (, the official website of Robotic Industries Association (RIA), Ann Arbor, MI. The new online resource includes an alphabetical listing of RIA System Integrator members, with company profiles and contact information. It’s an extension of RIA’s printed Robotics Industry Directory, which now includes a section called “Users Guide to Robot Systems Integrators.


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