most of the first half of the 20th century, tractors from Huber Mfg.
gained a reputation as heavy-duty dependable workhorses on farms all
across America, details an article in Successful Farming.
The company quit the tractor business at the onset of World War II,
reads the historical piece, but its signature product continues to live
on in museums and in the memories of agriculture veterans.
Spray Control technology, from Spraying Systems Co., ensures the proper
volume of lubricant is applied, even when line/press speeds or dies
change. Precision application eliminates waste of costly lubricants and
quality problems caused by inconsistent coverage. Maintenance downtime
due to oil mist is eliminated, worker safety is improved and operating
costs are decreased.
IoT for Manufacturers: Software, Sensors and Controls,
June 24-25 in Cleveland, OH, promises to educate floor supervisors,
manufacturing engineers and managers, IT directors, and others working
in small to midsized metal forming and fabricating plants on the coming
wave of digital manufacturing and plant-floor connectivity. Attendees
will learn from a growing list of expert speakers on ERP/MRP software,
sensors and machine controls, while benefitting from myriad metal
forming case studies describing how IoT improves OEE while driving
quality and productivity improvements.
The 74th STLE Annual Meeting & Exhibition, to be held May 19-23, 2019 at the Omni Nashville Hotel in Tennessee, is the lubricant industry’s most respected event for technical information, professional development, international networking, technical presentations, application-based case studies, best practice reports, discussion panels, and the latest products and services.
ETA/Dynaform’s Jenson (C.C.) Chen and Vinayak Walvekar parlay their extensive advanced high strength steel (AHSS) experience into an info-packed free webinar on April 30, 10–11 a.m. EDT. The two will address critical stamping-simulation challenges and how modern simulation provides solutions.
EASTEC is the largest Northeast manufacturing technology event. It’s the place for New England manufacturers to investigate and acquire the latest advanced manufacturing technologies, including fabricating equipment. Engage first-hand with more than 700 world-class supplier companies and learn about manufacturing’s hottest topics. Attend EASTEC, May 14-16, 2019.
METALFORM and Machining Mexico,
May 7-9 at Cintermex International Convention and Exhibition Center in
Monterrey, Mexico, features 575 exhibitors across 140,000 sq. ft. of
space. The event showcases products and services related to stamping
presses, fabricating equipment, welding equipment, automation, assembly
and finishing. Register now!
designed specifically for the metal forming industry, includes 37
PMA-exclusive courses and more than 550 courses in precision
measurement, blueprint reading, SPC, CNC, Six Sigma, lean manufacturing,
safety and more. A flexible, convenient, low-cost, one-stop training
source, METALFORM EDU is accessible anywhere, anytime with an Internet
Sales slow while myriad transformative technologies reshape the industry.
Full Speed Ahead on AHSS Development
Development and commercialization proceeds on third-generation advanced
high-strength steels, and in other areas, as automakers continue safety,
lightweighting and efficiency efforts.