Come Together: Alliances and Additive Manufacturing

3D printing works better with collaboration. The latest issue of Additive Manufacturing magazine features success stories that depend on various parties working together.

High Efficiency vs. High Feed Milling: Which is More Productive?

The combination of new cutting tool designs and CAM technology are enabling remarkably higher metal removal rates and longer tool life. Here are two cutting strategies you need to understand to get more production out of your machining centers.


U.S. Machine Tool Consumption to Hit $7.7 Billion in 2019

The 2019 Capital Spending Survey projects 11-percent growth in machine tool consumption, with prices continuing to increase.

Modern Machine Shop
December Issue

Staff. Time. Money. This Setup Saves Them All

Metalworking Index: Strong Production and Supplier Deliveries Decrease Backlog Growth

The Gardner Business Index (GBI): Metalworking’s November reading of 54.7 marks the 23rd consecutive month of expansion.


We Belong Here: Women in Manufacturing Share Their Stories

Three women—a young welder, an experienced machinist/setup person and a shop owner—share what it is like to be a woman in a manufacturing career and illustrate that a more inclusive workforce helps our manufacturing industry thrive.

Siemens Answers with the Most Innovative CNC Solutions for Machine Tool Technology

Knowledge Centers

Knowledge Centers are well organized collections of practical information on specific topics. This is the place to go to get grounded on technologies and best practice.

90 Years of Manufacturing Coverage

In June 2018, Modern Machine Shop celebrated its 90-year anniversary. To commemorate the occasion, we put together an interactive story including video, graphics and photos that highlight the manufacturing technologies and trends from the past 90 years.

Top Shops: Do You Have What It Takes?

Modern Machine Shop's Top Shops Program is more than just an honor—it’s a pathway to excellence. The annual benchmarking program is an opportunity to guide your shop’s improvement efforts and gage where you rank among industry-leading machining businesses. This interactive story helps you decide: How does your business stack up?