- SPECIAL REPORTS
SHIRWAL, India—The air conditioner assembly line at Godrej Appliances’ factory here is completely managed and run by women.
BETHEL, VT—Vermont Castings, a manufacturer of wood stoves and gas grills, is bringing manufacturing jobs back to the United States from overseas.
MEMPHIS, TN—Executives at Electrolux Major Appliances North America formally opened their Memphis assembly plant here on Jan. 9.
BENTON HARBOR, MI—Whirlpool Corp. is moving production of its commercial front-load washing machines from Monterrey, Mexico, to Clyde, OH. Approximately 80 to 100 new jobs will be created in Clyde during the next three years to support the relocation.
Given the global marketplace, shouldn't manufacturing and test equipment be equipped with user-friendly controls with different language options?
Economic activity in the manufacturing sector expanded in October for the fifth consecutive month, and the overall economy grew for the 53rd consecutive month, according to the latest data from the Institute for Supply Management.
A wealth of new technologies was on display at The Assembly Show.
Bradford White Corp. is unique among its competitors in two ways. First and foremost is its business model, which prevents the sale of the company’s water heaters directly to consumers or commercial businesses. Heaters are only sold to licensed plumbers at various supply houses to ensure proper and safe water heater installation, and to prevent code violations.
MEMPHIS, TN—Electrolux North America today announced that it has begun production at its first appliance assembly plant here.
Every year, millions of people worldwide buy and use household appliances made by AB Electrolux. These products include microwave ovens, dishwashers, washing machines, dryers, stoves, vacuum cleaners and water heaters sold under brand names like Westinghouse, Chef and Electrolux.
Brazing is a very important metals-joining process used extensively in both aerospace and commercial industries. To properly understand brazing, it must be taught not only by someone with extensive hands-on brazing experience over many years, but must also be taught by someone who communicates very clearly, and very well.Read More