CNC machining

09 Feb: The Medical Industry is Growing – And Swiss Precision Machining, Inc. is Ready For It!

Unprecedented demand for medical equipment and healthcare services are forecasted for the very near future. In fact, the medical industry is booming, and is considered to be “recession-proof” because of its importance. The aging population is probably one of the most significant trends affecting the medical industry right now. Recent news reports quote U.S. Census Bureau statistics and forecasts stating that by the year 2020, the number of people between the ages of 65 and 74 will increase 74 percent….

12 Jan: New Year – New Building

Swiss Precision Machining Inc. will be moving in 2016 to a new facility in Wheeling, Illinois.  This new building contains 82,000 sq. ft. and sits on over 7 acres of land, with over 200 parking spaces on the property.  This is a large increase from the 29,000 sq. ft. building we are currently in.  The new building was previously used as a manufacturing facility, which makes the transition easier, and limits the renovations needed. The renovations that are being done…

01 Jun: Safety at Work Takes Center Stage in June: Swiss Precision Machining Inc. Reports

Safety at work is often viewed as a compliance practice – something businesses are forced to contend with to avoid legal hassles. But its genuine importance lies elsewhere. It is universally accepted that employees who return home to their families safe and sound end up being more productive, loyal and accountable. Yet the institutionalization of work place safety is mired in bureaucracy. According to the International Labor Organization (ILO), across the globe 270 million men and women lose their lives…

01 Apr: The evolution of manufacturing, and why we’re seeing such growth

As you probably already know, the manufacturing sector has fluctuated pretty frequently over the years. But that has recently changed, and the industry is now on a steady uptick. The Institute for Supply Management’s (ISM) manufacturing index is now at a record-breaking 54.2% of business activity, which is much higher than their original prediction, and at the highest percentage since June 2011. Manufacturing is in a great place right now – and it’s evidenced by the fact that 15 out of 18…