bearing

In the last year, we have seen an up-tick in orders for tooling and gages for the bearings industry. This appears to be a trend that will continue to grow. According to an article on bearingtips.com from last year, the global bearing market is likely to reach nearly $85 billion by 2020. One reason for […]

ACM 2017 booth

On November 8, 2017 Sirois Tool participated in the annual Aerospace Components Manufacturers (ACM) Trade Show at the Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford. The annual workforce trade show is designed to show young people the benefits of working for a manufacturing company. College representatives also attend to discuss career alternatives that are available outside of […]

NTMA ceremony

At Sirois Tool we feel it’s important to support industry associations. We believe that at a minimum you should join your industry associations to share and learn from fellow members. But it’s also important to support the organizational structure. At the National Tooling and Machining Association (NTMA) Fall Conference in San Antonio last month Alan […]

ACM

Sirois Tool will once again participate in the The World’s Aerospace Alley Tradeshow presented by the ACM (Aerospace Components Manufacturers). Last year the show hosted nearly 100 local manufacturers who gave high school students exposure to a career in manufacturing Approximately 1,000 students from forty-one area schools received a first-hand learning experience The ACM annual […]

automation

For many manufacturers today, the lack of skilled workers is at or near the top of the list of operations issues. And while many people point to automation as the culprit for lost jobs, it’s more complicated than that. Yes, the low-paying, assembly-line jobs of the 20th century are largely a thing of the past. […]