Cellular Manufacturing

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Cellular manufacturing is a manufacturing approach that falls within the larger concept of just-in-time or lean manufacturing. The objective of cellular manufacturing is to accelerate work flow by making a wide variety of similar products, while producing the lowest degree of waste possible. In cellular manufacturing, multiple “cells” are set up in an assembly line… Read more »

Nolte Precise Adds Additional Tsugami Swiss Screw Machining Turning Center

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Following the great success achieved from our most recent installation, Nolte Precise has invested in an additional Tsugami B0206-III Swiss Turning Center. This new Tsugami technology has enabled our team to increase production capacity and expand our ability to meet customer demand. This investment is part of our commitment to meeting the needs of our… Read more »

Quality Certification

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When you choose to partner with a manufacturing supplier, you are essentially trusting that company to take control of a portion of your business. The supplier’s reliability, efficiency, and ability to deliver on time are all factors that could potentially help or harm your profitability. In addition to production concerns, and perhaps the most critical… Read more »

Nolte Precise Expands Capacity and Capabilities with New Swiss Screw Machining Turning Center

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In order to increase production capacity and expand on our ability to meet customer demand, Nolte Precise has invested in a new Tsugami B0206-III Swiss Turning Center. This move to increase operational ability and reduce production risks is a direct reflection of our commitment to meeting the needs of our customers with unsurpassed quality parts… Read more »

Four Ways to Evaluate the Quality of Precision Machining

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A quick Google search reveals a myriad of precision machining supplier options. Finding sources for precision machining is easy, however evaluating the quality your precision machining options may prove a little more challenging. As a manufacturer, it is important to have a process in place for evaluating the machine shop you partner with, to assure… Read more »

Precision Machined Parts: How to Promote Continuous Improvement

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Increasing efficiency and reducing waste are essential elements in making a business more profitable. Every aspect of the operation typically provides some opportunity for optimization. As a manufacturer, your precision machined parts process likely offers multiple opportunities for continuous improvement. Three areas that offer opportunity for ongoing improvement with the manufacture of precision machined parts… Read more »

Check List: Purchasing Industrial Machined Parts

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Your purchased machined parts greatly affect the profitability of your business. No matter how efficient your manufacturing process, if you are paying too much for your machined parts, or you are constantly dealing with problems related to your purchased machined parts, your bottom line will be hurt. The best way to make sure your machined… Read more »

How to Reduce Machined Parts Cost

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Reducing costs is essential to increasing the profitability of your business. The precision machined parts you use in your manufacturing processes could offer an opportunity for significantly reducing your cost of doing business. For example, small modifications made to your part design can actually amount to tremendous savings over time. The following are strategies you… Read more »

Keeping on Schedule: Steps to Working Efficiently with Precision Machining Vendor

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Working with a precision machining vendor is an effective way for manufacturers to increase efficiency, productivity, and profitability. When establishing a relationship with a precision machining partner, it is important to follow the right steps to assure efficient work flow. Establish Communication Flow Clear lines of communication are essential in any vendor relationship, but especially… Read more »

Nolte Welcomes Swiss-style Machining Specialist

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In order to provide the most comprehensive machining services for our customers, Nolte continually invests in expanding our capabilities and expertise. Recently, we welcomed a new team member who will enhance our proficiency in the area of Swiss-style machining. Swiss-style machining has traditionally been an area highly utilized by the medical and electronics industries. Recently,… Read more »