Capitalizing on a booming market, the iconic firearms manufacturer updates its historic production facility to fit 21st century demands.
High capacity utilization prompting higher capital spending.
As demand returns and skilled workers remain scarce, high-efficient machine tools with new functionality help shoulder the load.
Survey shows small manufacturers optimistic but facing need to adapt to global marketplace.
February orders represent a 35% increase over 2011, giving 2012 the 'best start since 1998.'
Pool your talent and resources with other suppliers, and leverage emerging fields such as green aviation and UAVs, suggests Donald Majcher of the Ohio Aerospace Institute.