5 Common Uses of Structural Steel in the U.S.

May 26 2016

For a variety of reasons, structural steel is often an ideal material when it comes to the construction of buildings, bridges and other large structures. This high qu...

Swanton's Early Welding History

May 24 2016

George Kern learned the craft of welding as an airplane mechanic while stationed in the Aleutian Islands with the Navy during World War II.  Once back home from the s...

Benefits of a long term relationship in the Industry

May 20 2016

Have you ever worked consistently with the same business over a long period of time? If not, you may not be familiar with the myriad benefits that come from building ...

Welding and Fabrication: A Rewarding Career

May 19 2016

Welding and fabricating are rewarding trades that can provide a fulfilling, and lucrative, career. For those looking to engage their minds and test their skill, Swant...

How To Measure Quality In A Metal Fabricator

May 17 2016

At Swanton Welding we take pride in providing high-quality, fully-customizable welding and fabrication services which are designed to meet each one of our customers’ ...

Advantages to Lean Manufacturing

May 13 2016

As the business world continues to find ways to boost profits by cutting costs, lean manufacturing has become an attractive solution. Keeping production lean not only...

Simple & Complex Steel Platforms

May 12 2016

Steel platforms can transform your company’s work space. Their installation can allow your workers to move more efficiently while granting them easier access to equip...

Why ISO Certification is Important

May 10 2016

The International Organization for Standardization develops specifications for products, services, systems, and procedures by which they can measure their level of ex...

Managing Project Deadlines, What it Takes to Deliver

May 06 2016

When you hire a welding and fabrication firm to deliver a project, you need to know that company can deliver on a deadline. It’s not enough to state a deadline and ac...