1. The Five Steps of Global Sourcing

    Global Sourcing is not as difficult as you may think, especially when you have the right partner. The process is fairly straightforward, but if you have never worked with a partner in China or had exp…Read More

  2. Can Precision be Outsourced? Absolutely!

    In my last blog, I explained why working globally is essential to your bottom line and reaching your company goals this year.  That being said, many decision-makers are concerned about outsourcing pa…Read More

  3. What Is Closed Die Forging?

    Closed die forging also know as impression die forging is where metal is placed in a die resembling a mold attached to an anvil. Usually the hammer die is shaped as well. The hammer is then dropped on…Read More

  4. Precision Machining

    Precision machining is a process where material is removed to make a component or part that has a very high tolerance. The tolerance held depends on the machine but more precision CNC machines will no…Read More

  5. What Are Cast Parts?

    As I mentioned to you last week, I wanted to review what a casting was and this is part of a series of manufacturing disciplines that we do at UGS. Casting is a manufacturing process by which a liq…Read More