Weekly Brief


Weekly Brief

Thursday, March 04,2021

Feature of the Week

With reduced energy consumption and lower manufacturing costs, recycling allows the metals to be used once again. Rather than digging for iron ore, recycling scrap metals decreases energy consumption.  Read more
Based on the evolving applications of automation and huge investment in automation-driven mining operations, it is certain to witness more advances in the coming years.  Read more
Recycling e-waste can significantly reduce the demand for mining heavy metals and mitigate greenhouse gas emissions.  Read more


By Sharon Gietl, VP-IT & CIO, The Doe Run Company  
If you’re in the metals and mining industry, like The Doe Run Company is, news that commodity prices have declined to lows not seen since late 2008 and early 2009 is not new.  Read more
By Matt Schlabig, CIO, Worthington Industries  
I spend less time today on technology and more time with our senior leaders understanding the needs of their business and how our team can drive positive business outcomes.  Read more

Featured Vendors

By Nick Mercier, CEO,   
Macy Industries right from their inception for the past 45 years have resolved every customer query through their customized services. The company provides full support manufacturing services to commercial contractors, high tech labs and even...  Read more
By William Claffey, Plant ManagerPaula Leon, Assistant Controller and Russ Martin, Owner of AAA Precision Tool & Great Lakes Custom Tool,   
Manufactures, designs, modifies, e-conditionshigh-precision machine tools for manufacturers in need of a custom tool  Read more
By Herbert Hildebrandt, Vice President, Business DevelopmentAlbert Wiebe, CEO, Henry Bergen IV, President ,   
Precision Fab Inc (PFI) is a lean manufacturing organization which offers its robust packaging solutions to resolve the issues associated with shipping costs and product safety. Established in 2003, PFI has grown by leaps and bounds from its...  Read more

CXO Insights

By Rahul Dadgale, Director of Product Engineering at Onward Technologies Inc.  
In today’s world of smart products and intelligent manufacturing technologies, metal plays an important role to build a sustainable product.  Read more
By Viren Joshi, CEO and President at Sigma Electric Manufacturing Corporation  
Global leaders of precision die cast & sand cast metal products and Investment cast and sub-assemblies in the manufacturing industry  Read more