The Value of Good Service in Manufacturing

  “Service is the lifeblood of any organization. Everything flows from it and is nourished by it.  Customer service is not a department, it’s an attitude.”   This mantra has been hanging on the wall in our office for more than two decades, and it’s always...

First Quarter Report – 2017

Something is in the air, and business is picking up.  Signs are pointing to a takeoff in the manufacturing industry across the country, and it’s time to start talking about it. Over the last four months I’ve spent time on the Gulf Coast, West Coast, East Coast, and...

What I Learned at the International Workboat Show

My first year in the industrial fan world has been filled with all kinds of learning experiences, thanks in great part to company leadership who continues to put me in positions to learn.  Last week I was in New Orleans for the International Workboat Show and the...

How to Repair My Lister Petter Engine

For many decades Lister Petter was the leading manufacturer in industrial stationary motors.  The small, durable, and reliable engines they made were the cornerstone of their business, and because of this they were put to work all across the globe in all kinds of...

How It’s Made: Axial Industrial Fan

We’ve been trying for a very long time to figure out how to explain our process for designing and building custom fans.  We don’t have a warehouse full of pre-built fans for every different models of engine, which often scares people off.  Without having the exact fan...