Industry Market Trends

U.S. Industrial Production Increases in December

January 17, 2013

Total output from the U.S. industrial sector rose strongly in December and for the fourth quarter of 2012 as a whole, indicating continued resilience in business performance, particularly for the manufacturing industry, heading into the new year. Read More

Industry Market Trends

SME Taps Dennis Bray for 2013 President

January 17, 2013

Long-time Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) member Dennis Bray has been elected president of the organization, it announced today. Read More

Industry Market Trends

Career Spotlight on Applications Engineer John Desilets

January 17, 2013

John Desilets calls his new applications engineer position at software vendor SPRING Technologies a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. His career path includes being a CNC machinist and programmer for more than 10 years, and along the way to where he is now, he developed a view that manufacturing is an art that should be respected. Read More