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Top Economic Priorities According to U.S. Manufacturers

Chris-Kuehl-2014Dr. Chris Kuehl, FMA Economic Analyst, appeared at  FABTECH 2014 in Atlanta on Nov. 12, 2014.  He addressed these topics: trade deals, infrastructure, the labor force, tax reform, immigration, bank reform, and regulatory issues.

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The Challenges of Job Shop Ownership


FMA member Traci Tapani of Wyoming Machine on the challenges and opportunities of running a high-tech metal fabrication business and maintaining a highly skilled workforce. Traci was interviewed by the Greater Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Show in Oct. 2014.

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Interview with Traci Tapani at Wyoming Machine on GMSP Business Show

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Listen to this interview from the Manufacturing Talk Radio broadcast recorded at FABTECH 2014 in Atlanta on Nov. 12th featuring Dr. Chris Kuehl and Mark Hoper on the FMA Capital Spending Survey.

From FABTECH 2014 in Atlanta, Manufacturing Talk Radio hosts Lew Weiss and Tim Grady welcome Ed Youdell, President of the Fabricators & Manufacturers Association and Peter Hoecklin, President of TRUMPF, the largest manufacturer of fabricating equipment and industrial lasers in North America.