Study shows superiority of forged steel
- Rewriting the syllabus. Stainburn, Samantha // Crain's Chicago Business;4/27/2009, Vol. 32 Issue 17, p22
The article reports that various business schools in the U.S. are retooling their syllabus in the wake of recession. Ali Fatemi, chairman of the department of finance at DePaul University's College of Commerce, says that there is no way to teach the same course as last year. Timothy Johnson, a...
- TRACKING FORGING FATIGUE THROUGH SURFACE FINISH. // Forging;Mar/Apr2011, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p20
The article focuses on a study on steel forgings entitled "Surface Finish Effects of Fatigue Behavior of Forged Steel," by doctor Ali Fatemi. It says that the study is considered as a resource for mechanical engineers, who design forged steel parts. It mentions that Fatemi explained fatigue...
- Steel Fabrication Costs in China. O'Neill, Stephen; Rozmarin, Limor // AACE International Transactions;2010, pEST.17.1
As its economy develops, China is moving from the manufacturing of small consumer goods into larger, sophisticated products, such as fabricated structural steel. Contractors bidding on fixed-price contracts rely on lower quotes for Chinese steel products. However, our case study indicates that...
- Steeel tie test at FAST. // Railway Age;Jun97, Vol. 198 Issue 6, p86
Examines how steel ties have been installed at the Facility for Accelerated Service Testing (FAST) to determine their performance under 39-ton axle loads. Steel tie suppliers; How measurements of vertical and lateral track stiffness, lateral rail displacement, track geometry, and track...
- Money-making ideas for the profit-minded supervisor. Mintcloud, Buckley // Supervision;Aug94, Vol. 55 Issue 8, p22
Presents ideas for reducing business costs. Fleet management for shippers; Groupware networks; Reducing breakage and rejects; Using old equipment for training purposes.
- Money-making ideas for the profit-minded supervisor. Mintcloud, Buckley // Supervision;Apr95, Vol. 56 Issue 4, p22
Offers cost-reduction and profit-improvement tips for supervisors. Elimination of wasted materials, supplies and time; Productivity incentives; Enhancement of job eligibility through training; Production standardization; Cost justification; Insights on specific companies' cost-reduction strategies.
- Money-making ideas for the profit-minded supervisor. Mintcloud, Buckley // Supervision;Jun95, Vol. 56 Issue 6, p22
Focuses on various cost-reduction approaches for supervisors. Includes hand-signed computer-stored form letters; Pooled sleuthing for difficult problems; Use of magnets for spray-stenciling identification and registry information and machine housings; Efficient mailings; Health programs; Fire...
- Identifying opportunities for cutting costs. // Supervisory Management;Nov93, Vol. 38 Issue 11, p11
Provides suggestions for cost cutting. Consideration of the vacancies in the department; Practice of `waste not, want not' phrase; Making of a checklist of what could be done without delay.
- New approaches to lower program costs Grogan, Peter L. // BioCycle;Jul1992, Vol. 33 Issue 7, p35
No abstract available.