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When there are over 100 articles spanning six categories, organizing them becomes hard. We invite you to look over the following areas of interest. Let us know if you think we need a category!


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Architectural Embeds

Architectural embeds are decorative or functional elements integrated into a building's structure. Examples of architectural embeds include door pulls, light fixtures, and ornamental sculptures.

Using embeds can add aesthetic appeal, as well as functional benefits, to a building design. Read on...

Metal Fabrication

Metal fabrication involves cutting, bending, and shaping metal materials into desired shapes and structures, which are crucial in many industries, including construction, machinery manufacturing, and transportation.

Metal fabrication uses various techniques, including welding, forging, casting, and machining. Learn more...

Manufacturing Processes

Manufacturing processes are the various methods to transform raw materials into finished goods. These processes vary widely depending on the manufactured product, but common techniques include assembly, casting, forging, molding, and machining.

The goal of manufacturing processes is to produce goods that meet the required specifications in a timely and cost-effective manner. We break this out further, here.

Metal Protective Finishing

Metal protective finishing refers to the various processes used to protect metal surfaces from corrosion, abrasion, and other environmental factors, including painting, electroplating, and anodizing.

The use of metal protective finishing not only enhances the appearance of metal products but also helps to extend their lifespan. Read on...

Quick Response Manufacturing

Quick response manufacturing (QRM) is a method that emphasizes the rapid production and delivery of goods. QRM utilizes techniques such as just-in-time (JIT) production and agile manufacturing to achieve faster turnaround times and minimize lead times.

QRM aims to meet customer demand more quickly and efficiently than traditional manufacturing methods. Learn more...


Welding is a process that involves heating and fusing metal materials to form a single piece. Welding is widely used in many industries, including construction, manufacturing, and transportation.

Various techniques, including arc welding, gas welding, and resistance welding, are each suited to specific applications and materials. Welding aims to create a strong, permanent bond between metal components. Read on...