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Monthly Archives: June 2014

How to Complete Your Manufacturing Jobs More Efficiently

Face mill

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, more than 12 million Americans currently work in the manufacturing industry. However, in order to maximize your output of manufactured products, you must obtain the right tools. Fortunately, there are several tools available that will help you complete your jobs and projects more efficiently, and each one is beneficial in its own way.

1. Tool holders. These devices are designed to securely grip tools so that they can be safely used on different machines, such as presses and milling machines. There are many types of these mechanisms to choose from, such as CAT 40 tool holders and HSK tool holders, and they are all available in different sizes and styles. This means that no matter which types of tools or machines you have, there are HSK and CAT 40 tool holders that are (more…)

Jun 25 2014

Keeping Construction Workers Safe

Crain training

A job in the construction industry can be deeply satisfying and greatly rewarding, but it can also be extremely dangerous. In 2011 more than 4,000 construction workers were killed on the job, that is more fatal injuries than any other industry. The leading causes of these deaths were electrocutions, being struck by objects due to improper material handling, getting caught in between two objects, and falls. But despite this morose record, construction work can be made safer.

The use of construction safety courses
and safety training is invaluable for those individuals on the job. Thes (more…)

Jun 20 2014