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ERP Solutions 101: ERP Basics for Manufacturers

ERP stands for Enterprise Resource Planning. It’s a term that is used as a catch-all for a variety of different business tasks in manufacturing settings, including: Quoting/estimating Work orders Purchasing MRP (Manufacturing Requirements Planning) Stock Control Scheduling Reporting Shop floor data capture Accounting Most ERP software has the ability to do all of the above, … Continue reading “ERP Solutions 101: ERP Basics for Manufacturers”

Robotic Welding Offers Significant Advantages for Metal Fabricators

Robotic welding technologies continue to advance quickly. But what are the advantages of robot welding over traditional, manual forms of welding?  That’s the question we are setting out to answer today in this fourth and last blog on the topic.   Primary Benefits of Robotic Welding Robotic welding, like most forms of automation, help companies … Continue reading “Robotic Welding Offers Significant Advantages for Metal Fabricators”

Robotic Welding: How Does it Work in a Job Shop Environment?

Robotic welding may not be new, but it continues to evolve rapidly enough that one would be hard-pressed to think of it as anything other than a modern technology. Because of the complexity of the process, we decided a series of blogs was in order to best showcase robot welding as an end-to-end operation. Up … Continue reading “Robotic Welding: How Does it Work in a Job Shop Environment?”

TIG or MIG Robotic Welding: Which is Best for Your Project?

Automation is not a new concept in manufacturing; however, the types of automation in use grow more technologically advanced every day.  This is certainly the case for robotic welding, although it’s been around more than 60 years. We covered the basics of robot welding two weeks ago, including its origins and history. This week, we’ll … Continue reading “TIG or MIG Robotic Welding: Which is Best for Your Project?”

EVS Metal Acquires Jarco Industries, Inc., Grows Machining Capacity by 400%

EVS Metal has been one of the most trusted names in precision metal fabrication for over 20 years. With four ISO 9001:2008-certified facilities across the U.S., our shops comprise over 250,000 total square feet of vertically-integrated manufacturing space offering a full range of services, from design and engineering to integration and assembly of complex products. … Continue reading “EVS Metal Acquires Jarco Industries, Inc., Grows Machining Capacity by 400%”

Robotic Welding and the Future of Manufacturing

As a full-service metal fabrication shop, EVS Metal offers a number of manufacturing solutions in-house, one of which is welding. We offer both manual, operator-driven welding, and robotic welding of aluminum and steel; however, for the next several weeks, we will focus on the robotic part of our operation, because automation is truly one of … Continue reading “Robotic Welding and the Future of Manufacturing”

What Makes Powder Coating a Popular Finishing Choice?

EVS Metal is proud to be one of the most trusted precision metal fabricators in the U.S.  And although we focus much of our company activity around processes like laser cutting, bending and forming, there are entire areas of the company dedicated to other aspects of our business, including engineering, assembly and finishing. Finishing may … Continue reading “What Makes Powder Coating a Popular Finishing Choice?”

Why Choose Powder Coating for Precision Metal Fabrication Applications?

EVS Metal is known for precision metal fabrication, and it’s a point of pride that we are one of the most trusted manufacturers in the industry. However, fabrication of aluminum and steel is only part of what our highly-trained staff does in a given day.  While laser cutting systems and press brakes make up a … Continue reading “Why Choose Powder Coating for Precision Metal Fabrication Applications?”

Not All Press Brakes are Created Equal

As a precision metal fabricator, EVS has invested in a wide range of press brakes over the last two decades.  In fact, we have more than 30 of these machines networked together across our four American fabrication facilities in order to accurately store programs and speed set-up of repeat jobs. With so many makes and … Continue reading “Not All Press Brakes are Created Equal”

A White Christmas for our New Hampshire Metal Fabrication Facility

Santa may have brought EVS Metal’s New Jersey facility an early gift of a new Amada press brake, but he has also apparently already swung by EVS’s New Hampshire metal fabrication location to deliver a very white Christmas in advance of his big day!