Managing editor Rachelle Blair-Frasier discusses how virtual reality is being used to help train new forklift operators. 
Rachelle Blair-Frasier
4.28.2017
1:15pm
Take a look inside Milwaukee Tool's Greenwood, MS manufacturing facility where hole saws and Sawzall blades are born.
Rachelle Blair-Frasier
4.28.2017
1:12pm
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Regional safety manager Matthew Thompson discusses how to develop a safety plan for companies of any size. 
Matthew Thompson
4.28.2017
1:09pm
Motion Industries' Jim Williams and SKF detail how manufacturers can defend themselves against becoming victims to counterfeit parts. 
Jim Williams
4.28.2017
12:55pm
IMPO managing editor Rachelle Blair-Frasier shares some of the highlights from the ProMat convention exhibitor floor. 
Rachelle Blair-Frasier
4.28.2017
12:53pm
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Asset maintenance specialist Monroe Blanton reveals why bills of materials (BOM) are essential to an effective material management program. 
Monroe Blanton
4.28.2017
12:50pm
Brian C. Neuwirth shares how implementing 5S is typically the first step towards eliminating waste from manufacturing processes and eventually leads to improving bottom line results.
Brian C. Neuwirth
4.28.2017
12:45pm
Charlie Chung, senior marketing manager at UPS’s industrial segment, discusses industry trends and how technologies have changed over the years.
Rachelle Blair-Frasier
4.28.2017
12:40pm
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IMPO's April Digital Edition features a tour inside the non-profit training facility, Workshops for Warriors, which offers veterans advanced manufacturing training for free. Editor Mike Hocket talks safety with an expert at Grainger in the IMPO Insider,...
Rachelle Blair-Frasier
4.4.2017
3:30pm
Managing Editor Rachelle Blair-Frasier discusses a conversation with a student at Workshops for Warriors who is a veteran transitioning out of the military into a career in advanced manufacturing.
Rachelle Blair-Frasier
4.4.2017
3:29pm
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See the story behind San Diego-based non-profit training facility Workshops for Warriors, which offers veterans advanced manufacturing training for free and is are looking to expand nationally.
Rachelle Blair-Frasier
4.3.2017
3:28pm
Ian Nicolson takes a look at how planning for the unexpected effects of extreme weather could save you company from long-lasting consequences.
Ian Nicolson
4.3.2017
3:27pm
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Editor Mike Hockett chats with Grainger senior director of safety strategy and solutions, Travis Kruse, about safety culture, the impact of the Trump administration's proposed major cutbacks in manufacturing regulations, and how Grainger helps customers...
Mike Hockett
4.3.2017
3:26pm
Explosions in manufacturing plants are almost always serious, often catastrophic — and, in most cases, very preventable. Chuck Ashelin discusses how the use of curtain walls can minimize the risk.
Chuck Ashelin
4.3.2017
3:25pm
Walt Swietlik discusses the importance of indoor air quality at a facility and offers four tips for improvement.
Walt Swietlik
4.3.2017
3:23pm
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Product manager of energy storage systems at The Raymond Corporation, Erica Moyer, looks at how lithium-ion technology could benefit the material handling market.
Erica Moyer
4.3.2017
3:22pm
Udaya Devineni, Senior Vice President of Services at Schneider Electric, discusses the potential Trump’s public infrastructure modernization plan creates for industrial and critical power facilities.
Rachelle Blair-Frasier
4.3.2017
3:21pm
Editor Mike Hockett discusses how publication of OSHA violations could have already changed under the Trump administration.
Mike Hockett
3.1.2017
2:37pm
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Managing Editor Rachelle Blair-Frasier takes a tour inside the new Platinum LEED-Certified maintenance facility at Madison WI’s Sewerage District.
Rachelle Blair-Frasier
3.1.2017
2:35pm
See how drones could be the ideal tool when it comes to improving maintenance operations at your facility.
Rachelle Blair-Frasier
3.1.2017
2:34pm
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Top safety expert Todd Grover discusses the newly unveiled ANSI/ASSE Lockout, Tagout and Alternative Methods standards.
Rachelle Blair-Frasier
3.1.2017
2:32pm
A trio of staff and contributed articles take a look at the state of manufacturing jobs and the key issues affecting the industry.
Mike Hockett, Rachelle Blair-Frasier
3.1.2017
2:28pm
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Daniel Waldron takes a look at common industrial facility myths and how determining fact from fiction could be pivotal to purchasing decisions.
Daniel Waldron
3.1.2017
2:20pm
Johanna Baril reviews the impacts of water hammers and how to solve issues surrounding premature wear and tear on pipes, tubing, pumps and more.
Johanna Baril
3.1.2017
2:16pm
IMPO's March Digital Edition features a tour inside the new Platinum LEED-Certified maintenance facility at Madison WI’s Sewerage District, while our Manufacturing Jobs Report takes a look at how companies can thrive in a challenging labor market. Also...
Mike Hockett, Rachelle Blair-Frasier
3.1.2017
2:09pm
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IMPO's January/February Digital Edition features a tour inside automotive technology-maker Ficosa's new state-of-the-art plant in Cookeville, TN. Also included are two Maintenance Matters articles on how to protect your plant and its assets from...
Mike Hockett, Rachelle Blair-Frasier
2.3.2017
7:14am
Editor Mike Hockett discusses the importance of maintenance in the home and in the manufacturing world.
Mike Hockett
1.31.2017
11:11am
IMPO takes a tour inside automotive technology-maker Ficosa's new state-of-the-art plant in Cookeville, TN.
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1.31.2017
11:07am
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Antony Parsons discusses how flash arc safety programs that incorporate "safety by design" are the most effective in mitigating hazards.
Antony Parsons
1.31.2017
11:05am
Julie Holmquist outlines how Vapor Phase Corrosion Inhibitor (VpCI) technology offers unique advantages in corrosion prevention strategies.
Julie Holmquist
1.31.2017
11:01am
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George Wang and Jack Dovenbarger examine the benefits of pneumatic actuators without springs. 
George Wang, Jack Dovenbarger
1.31.2017
10:57am
Scott Turner reviews how to upgrade maintenance operations with improved efficiency, quality and reduced overhead.
Scott Turner
1.31.2017
10:53am
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Lubrication specialist Chris Kniestedt discusses why proper lubrication is an important part of preventative maintenance. 
Chris Kniestedt
1.31.2017
10:48am
IMPO's November/December Digital Edition features editor Mike Hockett's October logistics press trip throughout the Netherlands, where he toured supply chain companies and facilities. Also included is an article about putting tiered maintenance to work...
Mike Hockett
10.31.2016
4:50pm
Editor Mike Hockett recaps his recent press trip around logistics companies and facilities in the Netherlands.
Mike Hockett
10.25.2016
2:42pm
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GE product manager Tom Michalowski discusses clamp-on flow meters in-depth and their many benefits.
Tom Michalowski
10.25.2016
2:40pm
John Bernet examines how to leverage new smart tools and work practices to maximize shrinking maintenance resources.
John Bernet
10.25.2016
2:36pm
Day & Zimmerman plant services director Ryan Donald discusses three key factors that lead to factory accidents, and how to change them.
Ryan Donald
10.25.2016
2:32pm
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Editor Mike Hockett discusses his trip to the Netherlands on a logistics press trip.
Mike Hockett
10.25.2016
2:24pm
Daniel Blaine Peters outlines how electricians can troubleshoot a measurable current imbalance after installing a variable frequency drive.
Daniel Blaine Peters
10.25.2016
1:49pm
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