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Top 10 Manufacturing Trends in the Post-Pandemic Era

Agile factories, IoT, predictive maintenance, workforce transformation and safety, resilient supply chains and doubling down on data — these were all pandemic-driven trends that topped the manufacturing agenda in 2020. But what lies ahead in 2021 and beyond? Here’s 10 trends driving how manufacturers will move through three phases of responding, recovering and Read more

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Top 10 Manufacturing Trends in the Post-Pandemic Era
Agile factories, IoT, predictive maintenance, workforce transformation and safety, resilient supply chains and doubling down on data — these were all pandemic-driven trends that topped the Read more
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Marking Minute: The Importance of Marking Products in the Forestry Industry
Marking products are an invaluable tool in the forestry industry, as Sherry Qualls, Inside Sales Account Manager at Presco, explained to Marking Minute’s Tyler Kern. “Presco’s marking Read more
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Why You Want to Work at Presco
While many companies look at positions as just job,. Presco commits to providing careers for its workforce. The Marking Minute host Daniel Litwin chatted with Kelly Brown, HR Representative, Read more
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DeGeest Holds Welding Competition for Area High School Students
On Friday, May 7 from 1p.m. to 4 p.m., Harrisburg High School and Tea Area High School welding students tested their skills at DeGeest Corporation as they competed for individual awards and the Read more
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What is the Best Material for Utility Poles?
They’re a familiar sight – they line city blocks and country roads, carrying powerlines and serving utilities. Utility poles come in a variety of materials and designs, but what material actually Read more
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U.S. Factory Growth Settles Back as Supply Chain Snags Linger
(Bloomberg) -- Growth at U.S. manufacturers cooled in April as ongoing supply chain issues and materials shortages limited production efforts and enlarged backlogs. A gauge of factory Read more

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Top 10 Manufacturing Trends in the Post-Pandemic Era
July 16, 2021
Agile factories, IoT, predictive maintenance, workforce transformation and safety, resilient supply chains and doubling down on data — these were all pandemic-driven trends that topped the manufacturing agenda in 2020. But what lies ahead in 2021 and beyond? Here’s 10 trends driving how manufacturers will move through three phases of responding, recovering and Read more
Marking Minute: The Importance of Marking Products in the Forestry Industry
May 26, 2021
Marking products are an invaluable tool in the forestry industry, as Sherry Qualls, Inside Sales Account Manager at Presco, explained to Marking Minute’s Tyler Kern. “Presco’s marking products, specifically our flexible PVC roll flagging tape, are utilized in the forestry industry year-round for many different purposes,” Qualls said. Marking products are an Read more
Why You Want to Work at Presco
May 21, 2021
While many companies look at positions as just job,. Presco commits to providing careers for its workforce. The Marking Minute host Daniel Litwin chatted with Kelly Brown, HR Representative, to learn more. “We have a wide variety of different positions, from entry-level to sales and administrative,” Brown said. The inclusive and welcoming culture of the Read more
DeGeest Holds Welding Competition for Area High School Students
May 7, 2021
On Friday, May 7 from 1p.m. to 4 p.m., Harrisburg High School and Tea Area High School welding students tested their skills at DeGeest Corporation as they competed for individual awards and the overall winning taking home rights to the traveling trophy. DeGeest Corporation has been working with each schools welding program throughout the 2019-2021 school years Read more
What is the Best Material for Utility Poles?
May 3, 2021
They’re a familiar sight – they line city blocks and country roads, carrying powerlines and serving utilities. Utility poles come in a variety of materials and designs, but what material actually provides the best combination of performance, cost, and environmental impact reduction? Let’s take a look at some of the key materials used, how they differ, and which Read more
U.S. Factory Growth Settles Back as Supply Chain Snags Linger
May 3, 2021
(Bloomberg) -- Growth at U.S. manufacturers cooled in April as ongoing supply chain issues and materials shortages limited production efforts and enlarged backlogs. A gauge of factory activity fell to 60.7 from a more than 37-year high of 64.7 a month earlier, according to data from the Institute for Supply Management released Monday. Readings above 50 Read more
Drone LiDAR and Surveyor Reality Series, Down to Earth, Returns with New Construction Episodes
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Rome, NY- “Down to Earth,” a surveying reality series that shows how real surveyors collect data and turn it into real deliverables, despite challenging conditions, rugged terrain and hidden dangers, is set to premiere 3 new construction oriented episodes Wednesday, March 31, 2021. Viewers can register to watch at either 9am ET, 6pm ET, or 9am CET at the Read more
McU’s Inspector Qualification Course Now Available Online, On Demand
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TULSA, Okla. — No need to book your flights, the Inspector Qualification class offered through McElroy University is now available exclusively online! This is a 100% online, self-paced course that students can take advantage of 24/7. The comprehensive class is designed for the polyethylene pipe fusion inspector who seeks to gain a deeper understanding of the Read more
The Value of Turnkey Manfuacturing
February 24, 2021
This is an excerpt in an article by Plant Engineering, featuring Tom Catlin, Sales Manager for RedViking. In searching for new manufacturing solutions that increase efficiency, provide greater flexibility and improve quality, there is one central choice – select a turnkey solution from an end-to-end partner, or leverage independent suppliers for different Read more