Nicholas Casbar Jr. is a second-generation “EDMer,” according to the company.
The project will serve an as-yet-unnamed large automotive manufacturer in North America.
The training events focus on problem solving, with attendees invited to bring their own holemaking applications.
To benefit customers running second- and third-shift or 24/7 operations, the company will ship replacement parts after hours and on weekends and holidays.
The labs are located in existing Methods technology centers.
The grinding machine manufacturer serves its American, Mexican and Brazilian customers out of the facility.
Chris Kaiser is praised by the association for being a manufacturing advocate.
Among other things, the survey revealed that most buyers care more about the technical specifications of a machine than who manufactured it.
The sheet metal processing exhibition had an increase in visitors from Asia.
The company says it is the first and only CNC machine tool builder to earn this certification.