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Washington
The California Environmental Protection
Agency proposes its first "priority products"
under the Safer Consumer Products Regulations. Page 10

Management

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Midwest

International

Additive Manufacturing, tooling technologies and surface coating will feature heavily
at the upcoming IMTS event. Page 42

Bechtel continues to implement a massive
infrastructure plan that will modernize Gabon and provide stronger skills to the African
country's workforce. Page 132

South
IACMI is partnering with different facets
of the manufacturing industry to develop
advanced composites that will improve the
market's environmental impact. Page 148
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T ECHNOLOGY

FABTECH spends 2016 in Las Vegas, and
comes equipped with Sugar Ray Leonard,
innovative ideas and a range of educational
opportunities. Page 20

The new RAPID Manufacturing Institute
seeks to help members advance process intensification techniques to develop leaner,
cleaner and more economical manufacturing
processes. Page 112

N EWS

On The Cover >
Extron Inc. There are companies that
are designed to fit in a specific box, but
then there is Extron, which is blazing a
new trail. PAGE 22

West

Northeast

P RO F I TA B I L I T Y

Sections >

AH
S R EXPO 2016

Wisconsin-based
Sentry
Equipment takes pride in being a manufacturer that helps other manufacturers improve their processes. Page 168

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M A N U FA C T U R I N G

Last Page

L E A N

With the help of Top10erp.org, manufacturers have an easier time finding an ERP system that best meets their needs. Page 18

SERVICE

Operations

SPACE TECH EXPO

There are five pragmatic steps anyone
can take to protect a company from cyber
threats. Page 16

S U S TA I N A B I L I T Y

Technology

C ANADA MANUFACTURING

Are you prepared to successfully complete
the task of selling your business? Page 13


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