Fabrication http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/taxonomy/term/7349/more en Lincoln Electric Sets 2017 Training Seminar and Workshop Schedule http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/fabrication/lincoln-electric-sets-2017-training-seminar-and-workshop-schedule <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Welders and welding educators alike can take advantage of single- and multi-day training courses offered through <a href="http://www.lincolnelectric.com/en-us/Pages/default.aspx?utm_source=pr_falls&amp;utm_medium=link&amp;utm_campaign=lincoln_electric">Lincoln Electric&rsquo;s </a>Welding School and Technical Training department. Hosted at the company&rsquo;s Cleveland headquarters, a diverse selection of educational and professional development seminars and workshops designed for welding educators will be offered throughout 2017.<br /> &nbsp;</p></div> <p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/fabrication/lincoln-electric-sets-2017-training-seminar-and-workshop-schedule" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/fabrication/lincoln-electric-sets-2017-training-seminar-and-workshop-schedule#comments Fabrication News Mon, 27 Mar 2017 18:32:00 +0000 60601 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com How to work alongside a robot http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/fabrication/how-work-alongside-robot <div class="field-deck"> Some robots are designed to work with you, rather than in place of you. Here’s how to get along </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Here are some reasons to take a close look at why installing an industrial robot to take over grimy or monotonous work may not always be the answer. </div> <p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/fabrication/how-work-alongside-robot" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/fabrication/how-work-alongside-robot#comments Fabrication Tue, 07 Mar 2017 15:28:00 +0000 60131 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com ABCs of gas metal arc welding http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/fabrication/abcs-gas-metal-arc-welding <div class="field-deck"> News from NATM workshop </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Listing the advantages of gas metal arc welding, selecting the right shielding gas, determining correct wire size, feed speed, and impact on voltage</div> <p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/fabrication/abcs-gas-metal-arc-welding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/fabrication/abcs-gas-metal-arc-welding#comments Trailer Output Trailers Fabrication Thu, 02 Feb 2017 19:35:00 +0000 59381 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com Fabtech http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/fabtech-0 <div class="field-content-source"> <span>Content Source:&nbsp;</span> <a href="/trailerbody-builders">Trailer/Body Builders</a> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-images"> </fieldset> <div class="node-body curated_topic-body"><p>Truck body and trailer manufacturers constantly search for a competitive edge.&nbsp; One way to gain that edge is by keeping abreast of the latest in manufacturing technology.&nbsp; We walk each aisle of this sprawling exhibition in search of machine tools and manufacturing services that help our readers reduce costs and improve product quality.&nbsp; You can review our <strong>Fabtech</strong> coverage by clicking below.&nbsp;</p> <p>We have compiled an archive of past expos. In addition, past photo galleries can be accessed.</p> <p>Click on the links below.</p> </div> <p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/fabtech-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fabrication Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:14:00 +0000 52731 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com Photos: Fabtech 2016 highlights http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/fabrication/photos-fabtech-2016-highlights <div class="node-body gallery-body">Product highlights of FABTECH 2016, North America’s largest collaboration of technology, equipment and knowledge in the metal forming, fabricating, welding and finishing industries.</div> <p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/fabrication/photos-fabtech-2016-highlights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/fabrication/photos-fabtech-2016-highlights#comments Fabrication Thu, 05 Jan 2017 22:05:00 +0000 58611 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com How to build tomorrow’s products http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/truck-bodies/how-build-tomorrow-s-products <div class="field-deck"> December 2016 editorial </div> <div class="node-body article-body">How will truck body and trailer manufacturing change in the coming years? We address that three ways</div> <p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/truck-bodies/how-build-tomorrow-s-products" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/truck-bodies/how-build-tomorrow-s-products#comments Trailer Output Truck Bodies Fabrication Thu, 05 Jan 2017 21:30:00 +0000 58591 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com FABTECH 2016 demonstrates the latest products for manufacturers and fabricators http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/fabrication/fabtech-2016-demonstrates-latest-products-manufacturers-and-fabricators <div class="field-deck"> Fabtech 2016 provides an international stage for those whose craft involves creating </div> <div class="node-body article-body">FABTECH 2016 demonstrates latest collaboration of technology, equipment and knowledge in the metal forming, fabricating, welding and finishing industries. Here are some of the products visitors saw this year:</div> <p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/fabrication/fabtech-2016-demonstrates-latest-products-manufacturers-and-fabricators" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/fabrication/fabtech-2016-demonstrates-latest-products-manufacturers-and-fabricators#comments Fabrication Thu, 05 Jan 2017 17:12:00 +0000 58651 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com Factory of the future http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/fabrication/factory-future <div class="field-deck"> “Acceleration of change” likely to fast-forward tomorrow’s manufacturing plants into an exciting transformation </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Here’s a look at tomorrow’s manufacturing plants—and the sophisticated trucks and trailers that they will produce</div> <p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/fabrication/factory-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/fabrication/factory-future#comments Trailers Truck Bodies Fabrication Thu, 05 Jan 2017 16:57:00 +0000 58641 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com agsandrew/iStock/Thinkstock IMT Adds Carco to Distributor Network http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/fabrication/imt-adds-carco-distributor-network <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Iowa Mold Tooling Co. Inc. (IMT), an Oshkosh Corporation company (NYSE:OSK), has added Carco Industries, Inc. to its distributor network. Located in Tualatin, Oregon, Carco Industries serves IMT customers in the Pacific Northwest region of the U.S. The quality lubrication equipment and service truck provider offers more than 40 years of experience in the service truck industry.</p> <p>Carco Industries, Inc., founded in 1973, manufactures lubrication and service equipment for the construction, aggregate and mining industries.</p></div> <p><a href="http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/fabrication/imt-adds-carco-distributor-network" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/fabrication/imt-adds-carco-distributor-network#comments Fabrication News Mon, 05 Dec 2016 17:41:00 +0000 58031 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com Reference Desk http://trailer-bodybuilders.com/reference-desk <div class="field-content-source"> <span>Content Source:&nbsp;</span> <a href="/trailerbody-builders">Trailer/Body Builders</a> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-images"> </fieldset> <div class="node-body curated_topic-body"><p>A quick directory of tips and ideas for managing a company in the commercial truck and trailer industry.</p> </div> <div class="field-desc"> <p>A quick directory of tips and ideas for managing a company in the commercial truck and trailer industry.</p> </div> Trailers Distributors, Upfitters Fabrication Tue, 15 Nov 2016 17:18:00 +0000 21182 at http://trailer-bodybuilders.com