Amper Technologies Achieves Forbes 30 Under 30 Listing

Amper Technologies has made the Forbes 30 Under 30 list! Quite impressive and we understand why, being one of their customers. Amper Technologies provides end-to-end machine monitoring software for your factory floor. Their non-invasive sensors give you real time data …

Getting Millennials in the Door

In this industry we have all been hearing about how the baby boomer generation is retiring and there aren’t enough people to replace those jobs, mainly the millennials who are few and far between in pursing this field. By 2025, …

5 Keys to a Solid Design Plan Checklist

A successful Kick-Off Meeting is one of the most critical aspects of a design project, as it sets the tone and trajectory of the entire project. Often, in the excitement of introducing and starting a new project, many important yet …

7 Considerations for GD&T

Engineering CAD software is a constantly evolving tool that allows engineers to design more rapidly and efficiently than ever before. However, one basic element that has been consistently required over time is a detailed drawing. Drawings are the key piece …

Industrial Sensor Fundamentals

Sensors for industrial machines are used to detect a variety of process signals for a given application. A few examples of process signals are, material color, pressures, flow, fluid levels, temperature, and human presence. The most common type of sensors …

Keys to a Successful Engineering Release Meeting

An engineering release meeting is a well-established part of most manufacturing companies and often can have a major impact on the health of a project. All too often, engineering release meetings are carried out in haste and lead to issues …

Overlooked Elements of Building a Great Culture

Fusion celebrated being among the 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work for in Chicago for the fifth year in a row. Additionally, we also won an Elite Award for our work in Employee Achievement and Recognition. Earning these awards …

10 Things I’ve Learned from My Father and His Business

Growing up, I had the privilege of working for my father’s engineering company, where I learned a great deal about the art of business and design engineering. His company, Century Design, engineered items ranging from household appliances for Sunbeam Corporation …