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Another Re-shored Customer for a Robotics WIP Tray

Posted by | Filed under Design, Manufacturing | Apr 19, 2012 | Tags: , , , , , , | Comments Off on Another Re-shored Customer for a Robotics WIP Tray

We recently engineered a WIP (work in process) tray for a global bearing company.   The trays had previously been produced in Japan, however the customer wanted a local supplier with the technical accuracy needed to interface with their robotics.  The customer also needed 6 different trays for the project.  Combine all these concerns and you come […]

Shepherd keeps business after local customer moves production to the Czech Republic

Posted by | Filed under Design, Manufacturing, Material | Mar 1, 2012 | Tags: , , , , , | Comments Off on Shepherd keeps business after local customer moves production to the Czech Republic

For years we have supplied a local customer thermoformed dust covers.  These covers have some nasty undercuts that were required in order to fit the clients product and its intended use.  Shepherd struggled with the job at production start up but eventually overcame the unique learning curve that this project mandated. When we learned that […]

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