Monday | 26 October, 2015 | 8:31 am

Generation next

From the Publisher - Each October, as the industry gears up for one of its largest gatherings of the year, FFJournal presents a cover feature worthy of conversation across the board—from OEMs to mid-size and even mom-and-pop fab shops. This year is no different, as we speak to the challenges presented by the next revolution, known as “Industry 4.0”.

Thursday | 24 September, 2015 | 8:49 am

Up in the air

gretchen-homepage-home.jpgFrom the Senior Editor - The planes overhead today are part of an aging fleet. Designers and engineers are making way for more efficient, faster aircraft and doing so by using additive manufacturing.

Wednesday | 12 August, 2015 | 1:15 pm

Creativity with Intention

From the Publisher - When Henry Ford introduced automation to the manufacturing masses in 1913, the intent wasn’t to squelch the different and unique in his product—it was simply to make it more efficiently so that more people could benefit from it.

Wednesday | 13 May, 2015 | 1:03 pm

Focus on four wheels

From the Editor - We live in interesting times when it comes to cars. Sure, there are options for consumers to suss out. Gas or hybrid? Touch screen or knobs? Manual or CVT?

Wednesday | 08 April, 2015 | 1:23 pm

Welding realities

From the Editor - April is National Welding Month, a chance for the industry to highlight the work welders do in every sector where joining metal is needed.

Monday | 16 March, 2015 | 1:32 pm

Industrial internet of things

From the Editor - In every issue of FFJournal, we strive to answer the question: What’s the next big thing in metal fabrication?

Friday | 20 February, 2015 | 2:12 pm

The spirit of Detroit

From the Editor - There has never been a shortage of big talk in Washington, D.C., about renewed investment in rail to spur regional transportation.

Wednesday | 21 January, 2015 | 3:46 pm

Look ahead to 2015

From the Editor - Happy New Year to our readers, and welcome back to work!

Thursday | 11 December, 2014 | 2:45 pm

On the right track

From the Editor - We’ve all seen them while driving, either stopped at a crossing or passing underneath a bridge: rail tank cars.

Monday | 10 November, 2014 | 3:19 pm

Roll call for 2015

From the Editor - Over the past couple of years—2014 in particular—FFJournal has tackled some of the best feature stories the magazine has published in its decade of existence.

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