SUR/FIN Seeks Presenters for 2019 Finishing Conference

The NASF’s Technology Advisory Committee is seeking speakers with surface finishing experiences or a focus on new technology to give exclusive, informative, non-commercial presentations for the SUR/FIN technical program.

Steps to Successful Machine Shop Digitalization: Think Big

Sandvik’s three-part series on data-driven manufacturing is a great entry-point for machine shop managers trying to figure out what Industry 4.0 might mean to them. Here are the highlights.

Die/Mold / Waterjet

Waterjet Blasts Away 2D Tedium

A shop finds an alternative for work that does not require advanced CNC machining centers or high levels of moldmaking expertise.  

Modern Machine Shop
November Issue

Running Through the Night

Deliveries, Production and New Orders Lead Index Expansion

Weakness in exports seems to have little effect on total new orders.


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?