Engineering Smarter Lumber

With an office in Minneapolis, Minnesota and manufacturing plants in nearby Worthington and in the State of Virginia, Bedford Technology is celebrating twenty years of expertise and innovation as a manufacturer of recycled plastic lumber.

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Keeping it Lean

Principles of what have become known as ‘lean’ manufacturing were first developed as part of the Toyota Production System (TPS) and have become increasingly popular ever since. While the term is applied today to sectors ranging from hospitals to office workspaces, it remains best-known for its principles in manufacturing.

Reducing Errors with Lean Manufacturing

Security as Culture

If you take a close look at all the many gadgets and electronic devices that fit into your daily life you’ll likely find that an exceedingly large number of them are made in China. This probably won’t surprise you, as offshore manufacturing has been a staple of the North American electronics market for almost fifty years. Beyond electronic gizmos, you’ll also find that toys, clothes, even some food products are being manufactured in low-cost foreign regions. This has been a prevailing reality for a very long time, but things are about to change.

Past Issues

November 17, 2019, 8:31 PM EST