Category Archives: Trends

  In our last newsletter, we explored the sociological impact of metals, specifically, how the advancement of civilization has come with the discovery and availability of increasingly sophisticated tools. Whether it is bronze weaponry or steel railroad tracks or copper circuitry, the expanded use and distribution of materials has marked the progress of humankind from the...
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  Last year we published a newsletter about the global revolution that is 3D printing. Although plastic is the most popular material utilized for 3D printing, we saw a trend that metals were growing in use within the 3D printing industry. A report on ThomasNet predicted that metal-based additive technology would be used increasingly for direct...
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pdficon_large Newsletter PDF Hurricane season is upon us once again bringing with it concerns over the impact of another Superstorm like Hurricane Sandy. Many homes and businesses were damaged or destroyed during Sandy; for many, power could not be restored for several months. It raises the...
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