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Manufacturing business development magazines with 3 regionally focused regions in the West.
The Southwest Edition: AZ, NV, NM
The Rocky Mountain Edition: CO, UT, ID, WY, MT
The West Coast Edition: WA, OR, CA
Additive Manufacturing Today focuses on high-value production applications of additive manufacturing including: aerospace engines and rockets, medical implants & surgical tools, and complex industrial end-use parts. The site also covers the latest advances in the additive manufacturing field including new industrial 3d printers, new materials and metal powders, and government led research and development.
Manufacturing Engineering is a highly respected magazine serving U.S. engineers and other manufacturing professionals who use manufacturing technologies. The magazine’s history dates back to 1935, when SME first published it as Tool Engineer. In the 1960s, the magazine was called Tool and Manufacturing Engineer. In the 1970s, it became Manufacturing Engineering and Management. Since 1975, the magazine has been known as Manufacturing Engineering, or as our customers sometimes call us, M.E. Subscribe to Manufacturing Engineering.
Smart Manufacturing focuses on advanced manufacturing technologies and tools that are driven or enhanced by integrated information technology. Smart Manufacturing is available free of charge to qualified subscribers in the US. Subscribe to Smart Manufacturing.
Aerospace & Defense Technology is the largest circulation engineering magazine for the mil/aero market. By combining design briefs from the Air Force, Army, Navy, and DARPA, and rich, innovative aspects of aerospace engineering for commercial applications, A&DT provides a comprehensive resource to the mil/aero industry and the design engineering community.
Subscribe at www.techbriefs.com/subscribe.
Aerospace Manufacturing and Design is a vertical publication aimed at providing aerospace professionals with pertinent information regarding designing, manufacturing and testing in this lucrative sector. As the only publication to provide exclusive, comprehensive coverage in this market, Aerospace Manufacturing and Design serves manufacturers and engineers by delivering information specific to their specialized tasks.
AMazing’s additivemanufacturing.com website is dedicated solely to additive manufacturing technologies, including subset technologies like 3D Printing. Additivemanufacturing.com is a dominant platform; working across all languages and borders. We provide news, education and inspiration to an audience of youth, students, entrepreneurs and professionals, worldwide.
Founded to establish transparency in the metals markets, American Metal Market set the standard for price reporting over 130 years ago and, in the process, defined the benchmarks widely quoted today.
The American Welding Society (AWS) was founded in 1919, as a nonprofit organization with a global mission to advance the science, technology and application of welding and allied joining and cutting processes, including brazing, soldering and thermal spraying. AWS strives to move the industry forward in both thought and action, as well as inspire new generations to see the exciting career opportunities available today.
Canadian Metalworking/Canadian Fabricating & Welding is a trade publication that covers all aspects of the country’s metalworking, fabricating & welding industries. We strive to bring you the latest news, products, and insights to keep our readers aware of the latest industry trends.
CNC WEST is a West Coast metalworking print magazine devoted to machinist and metalworking decision makers in machine shops and job shops on the west coast. The magazine features articles on CNC machining, machine shops and the west coast metal working industry.
CUTTING TOOL ENGINEERING magazine delivers fresh, timely information that helps job shops and other manufacturers improve their operations and profitability. CTE, along with ctemag.com, publishes practical, how-to articles focused on machining processes and insightful columns written by industry experts. Access the latest technologies, techniques and products used in the metalworking industry by registering for your free CTE subscription at ctemag.com/subscribe. Visit us at WESTEC booth #1255.
Design-2-Part magazine (D2P) is a print and online publication read by engineers and buyers at North American OEMs and product manufacturing companies. Our editorial team covers U.S.-based design, engineering, and manufacturing services and technologies that help meet a wide range of established, emerging and dynamic market needs in the medical, aerospace, electronics, automotive and numerous other industries.
Fabricating and Metalworking provides rich technical content and targeted advertising through print, online, video and other multimedia outlets. We serve a diverse audience of small-to-medium job shops, contract manufacturers, metal service centers, OEMs, and higher volume metal manufacturers who compete in markets ranging from aerospace, automotive and medical to energy, construction and mining.
The FABRICATOR is North America’s leading magazine for the metal forming and fabricating industry. The magazine delivers the news, technical articles, and case histories that enable fabricators to do their jobs more efficiently. The FABRICATOR has served the industry since 1971.
Industrial Machine Trader’s Manufacturers Showcase is the national marketplace for new metalworking machinery, parts, tooling, supplies and services. Industrial Machine Trader’s Manufacturer’s Showcase reaches the purchasing decision makes in job shops, end-users and manufacturing plants. What sets us apart from other magazines? Our circulation includes: automotive, aerospace, medical, appliance, agricultural, and construction (& includes all industries involved in metal – readers / buyers).
Established in 1986, IMD is a monthly publication that serves the owners and managers of America’s most diversified job shops, machine shops, OEM / MRO, contract manufacturers and production line manufacturing. This dedicated metalworking audience is the driving force behind U.S. manufacturing.
Industrial Market Place has published and distributed bi-weekly issues since 1951. Nearly 117,000 manufacturers, distributors and dealers in charge of buying and selling equipment receive the publication. In addition, we attend over 25 industrial trade shows every year, and complete issues of Industrial Market Place can be found online at www.impmagazine.com. Timely deadlines, attractive ads, digital options and consistent results at a fair price enable Industrial Market Place to reach the right person to market your business.
Industrial Photonics magazine covers laser systems, sensors, vision systems, metrology and spectroscopy for materials processing, quality control and production. Published quarterly, Industrial Photonics is written for manufacturing, production, design and applications engineers, researchers and others involved in the integration of photonics technologies across a range of operations.
Manufacturing News is a monthly metalworking manufacturing publication that informs over 100,000 monthly readers of manufacturing solutions and new technology and the application of that technology in precision machining, production machining, fabricating of metals and composite materials.
Manufacturing Today is the largest print magazine in the manufacturing industry, and features major market trends, interviews with notable professionals, and profiles of the top manufacturers from across North America. As a print publication with an online presence, we reach over 120,000 readers from fortune 500 companies, investment firms and other key professionals within the manufacturing industry.
Material Handling Solutions is a monthly publication designed to bring buyers together with sellers of Material Handling Products and Services.
MCADCafe is an online magazine offering manufacturing and CAD professionals product catalog listings, technical papers, industry news, CEO interviews, multimedia presentations, priority press releases, event postings, job placement and more. Each MCADWeekly Review delivers to its readers news concerning the latest developments in the MCAD industry, in a readable newsletter format with feature stories and news bytes. MCADCafe receives more than 200,000 pageviews/month, 50,000 unique visitors per month and its daily newsletter has more than 30,000 subscribers.
Subscribe to the daily newsletter at MCADCafe.Com.
MetalForming strives to serve the needs of its readers— engineers, technicians, managers, designers and others working in facilities that add value to sheetmetal. We do so by producing the industry’s leading editorial package that combines staff-written and contributed feature articles, expert commentaries, industry news and state-of-the-art product updates. Our readers pack plenty of purchasing power in a variety of areas, including material-handling equipment, tooling, safety apparatus, software, coil-handling and processing equipment, presses and other fabricating equipment.
Modern Machine Shop provides insight into real world applications of metalworking technology. Helping the reader to discover, not only what the technology can do, but how it can change their business, how it can help them serve their customers better and how they can be more profitable as a business enterprise. Founded in June of 1928, the Modern Machine Shop brand is recognized around the world as the premier resource for metalworking product and process technology.
Tech Briefs is NASA’s official new technology magazine featuring exclusive reports of innovations developed by NASA and its industry partners and contractors. These cutting edge ideas can be applied to develop new and improved products and solve engineering or manufacturing problems.
Sign up today for a FREE subscription at www.techbriefs.com/subscribe.
Since 1967, Photonics Spectra magazine has defined the science and industry of photonics, providing both technical and practical information for every aspect of the global industry and promoting an international dialogue among the engineers, scientists and end users who develop, commercialize and buy photonics products. Stay current with a FREE subscription to the digital or print edition.
Quality serves manufacturing professionals with quality assurance and process improvement information, reports on sound metrology methods, statistical analysis and the process improvement technologies they need to significantly improve quality on the shop floor and in manufacturing planning. Distributed monthly.
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