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 […]
August 20, 2020
Meta-Lax® Stress Relief Technology

Precision with CNC Machining

In the manufacturing industry, the hand-craft process of making certain products has become arduous; it’s not an antiquated way of doing things, but certain inventions have […]
August 20, 2020
Precision Cnc Machining

CNC Machining: Why is It Important?

CNC manufacturing has fairly recently become indispensable to manufacturers. As modern manufacturing adopts a more automated approach, CNC manufacturing and the computer code that drives the […]
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 […]
April 11, 2020
Motor Skid design

Skills Gap

Did you know that there is a shortage of workers in the United States? And the gap is ever-widening (hopefully the numbers of pandemic-related unemployment improves […]
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 […]