Laser and waterjet cutters might be the latest and most incredible advancements in metal fabrication. However, they only partially replace some tools or processes in the machine shop. Case in point? The CNC turret punch press remains a critical and often-used tool, and for many projects, it’s a better choice than other options. Here, we’ll… Continue reading Why a Turret Punching Press Is Still Important for Metal Fabrication Equipment
Every retailer wants their products to attract customers and encourage more purchases. Working with a custom retail display manufacturer for a visually appealing, stable display is a great way to achieve that. A retail display can bring more interest and customers no matter what you sell. Finding a cost-effective manufacturer to work with may seem… Continue reading The Importance of Choosing the Right Custom Retail Display Manufacturer
Are you curious about the latest trends in metal manufacturing? Manufacturers have been making big waves in recent years with several technological and procedural advancements that have improved the quality and speed of metal wire production. As these technologies and procedures enter the market, we expect big changes in wire-forming services as we continue into… Continue reading Innovations in Custom Wire Forming Manufacturers: Trends to Watch in 2023
Whether you are looking for tables for your commercial kitchen or furniture for your outdoor patio, custom metal fabrication furniture is a good idea. Metal-fabricated furniture gives you custom, durable pieces that will serve you well and stand the test of time. So today, the team at Midland Metal Products is present to speak about… Continue reading The Beauty of Custom Metal Fabrication Furniture: Why It’s Worth the Investment
Several types of metal may be used as the core of a building’s structure. For example, using steel beams provides strength and durability, and their recyclability makes them an optimal choice for sustainable construction. But steel and other common types of metal can also enhance architecture with their aesthetic value. Whether sculpted into visually pleasing… Continue reading Metal Fabrication for Architects: Enhancing The Design of Your Project
Do you remember the cartoon “The Jetsons,” where robots and machines cared for almost everything while humans did little more than press buttons and oversee the process? It seemed like the possibility of completely automated manufacturing might happen in the far-off future — and given how many times the machines went haywire, that might not… Continue reading What Are the Benefits of Automation in Metal Fabrication?
Business owners are desperate to fill open jobs, and most say the labor shortage is the biggest challenge they face right now. Even after the mass layoffs of the early days of the pandemic, most businesses have open positions and simply cannot find enough qualified people to fill them. Signs like “help wanted” and “closed… Continue reading What Will the Effects of Labor Shortages Be on Metal Fabrication in 2023?
Laser cutting is a highly versatile manufacturing process. It produces clean, precise cuts in various materials, including wood, plastic, and metal. It is also highly cost-effective and applicable to a range of industry applications. So what are the advantages of laser cutting for the manufacturing industry? This article explains these advantages and gives examples of… Continue reading The Advantages of Laser Cutting to the Design for Manufacturing Process
When you think of metal fabrication, what comes to mind? Maybe it’s the images of massive machines working autonomously? Or an experienced individual doing all the work? While there are some big players in the industry, choosing local product fabricators has many advantages. So, why choose a local fabricator when looking for metal fabrication services?… Continue reading Top Reasons Why You Should Work With a Local Metal Fabricator
Undoubtedly, custom metal fabrication techniques can add significant value to your products, but does it really raise overall product value? Does custom metal fabrication make you more money in the long run? Let’s take a closer look at this to see the benefits custom metal fabrication has on product value. What Is Custom Metal Fabrication?… Continue reading How to Raise Overall Value with Custom Metal Fabrication Techniques