Manufacturing

February 19, 2021

Will Robots Replace all Workers?

We’ve all heard how robots are replacing the American workforce. And it’s true that to some extent robots have proven to be quality employees capable of […]
October 27, 2020
Precision Cnc Machining

Welding: The Benefits of Residual Stress and Stress Relief

Northwest Industries practices different types of welding techniques including MIG, TIG, Shield ARC, etc. And in addition to welding, NW Industries also uses Meta-Lax Stress Relief […]
October 27, 2020

The Importance of Manufacturing…

Manufacturing is a word that gets tossed around a lot in political circles; politicians love to use the word as an umbrella over the many, many […]
July 2, 2020
Precision Cnc Machining

Automation vs Human Labor

It’s important to note that automation has likely forever changed the dynamics between humans and machinery, affecting everything from work life to personal life. But too […]
July 2, 2020

Modern Manufacturing

Modern manufacturing will see significant change in this age of the current pandemic. In this current manufacturing climate, manufacturing businesses are experiencing some extremely challenging conditions. […]
April 11, 2020
Babbitt sleeve bearing manufacturing

Modern Manufacturing: “Smart” Factory Success

Modern manufacturing relies heavily on interconnectivity, machine learning, automation, and real-time data. It’s the successful combination of all three that make this an exciting time in […]
February 7, 2020

The Importance of Manufacturing

Although the numbers indicate a decline, the United States still operates as a manufacturing-type economy. If the United States were entirely a service economy, then it […]
June 13, 2018

Northwest Industries Big Sky Business Journal

April 2, 2018
Manufacturers Seek to Mend the Skills Gap

Manufacturers Seek to Mend the Skills Gap

In 2015, Deloitte predicted 2 million manufacturing jobs would remain unfilled by 2025 due to a gap in job skills. Publicly sounding an alarm many manufacturers […]