Jul 09, 2018
Robots are also boosting productivity and efficiency levels, leading to higher profit margins. Not only do they provide more uptime than humans because they can literally run 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, they also produce more consistent results, meaning less scrap and waste
May 18, 2018
The trucking industry is a backbone of the economy, especially in a world where online orders are the norm.
Apr 17, 2018
At Ashley Ward, our core competency is high volume, production turning utilizing cam driven automatic screw machines. The term screw machine often spurs names like Acme Gridley, Davenport, and Brown & Sharpe machines because they are the most common and familiar brands. However, in addition to these types of machines, we also utilize a more modern machine called a Hydromat Rotary Transfer machine.
Mar 20, 2018
Ask any manufacturing or machining company about their biggest risk to future growth or success and almost unanimously the number one answer is finding skilled labor. With this in mind, it is important to target the future and understand how companies will combat this labor shortage. One of the fastest growing and most impactful tactics the industry is using is apprenticeships.