Offset Labor Shortage by Outsourcing Fabrication

Dec 10 2021

In the current economic climate, supply chain delays and staffing shortages have had a detrimental effect on all manufacturing. Companies with plenty of willing custo...

Proposed Infrastructure Bill Holds Opportunity for Fabricators

Nov 23 2021

The proposed infrastructure Bill has been discussed and debated in Congress for several months and has recently passed through the Senate. Should the Bill pass throug...

What Drawings Do I Need To Get An Accurate Fabrication Estimate?

Nov 10 2021

When you are looking for an accurate fabrication estimate, the drawings you provide are more than just a guideline. Think of it like a complex Lego kit, and the detai...

Recruiting Talented Skilled Workers: College Degree Not Required

Oct 06 2021

When many people consider a career change, the first obstacle they may see in their way is obtaining the right education. For many jobs, a college degree has wrongly ...

Swanton Welding Elevates Safety Standards with Lancaster Safety

Sep 27 2021

Every day at Swanton Welding we arrive at work ready to once again perform at the highest possible level to serve your metal fabrication needs. No matter what the tas...

Benefits of Choosing a Trade Vs. Going to College

Sep 08 2021

In many high schools, college is assumed to be the foregone conclusion after graduation. Some well-meaning family members, teachers, and counselors sing the praises o...

What You Need to Know About the Increasing Cost of Steel

Jul 30 2021

Steel prices, like many other materials, have seen an increase in recent months. An increase in the cost of raw materials, a decrease in production capability, and an...

Incorporating a Fabricator into Your Production Process

Jul 19 2021

A quality fabrication partner will have the expertise necessary for any industry requiring fabrication. Although many assembly shops assume they can complete the fabr...

Choosing a Career as a Fabricator

May 21 2021

It's an exciting time to be involved with welding and fabrication. This is an industry that is expecting a 22 percent job growth over the next 10 years. Many consider...