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Breaking the Status Quo | Trex

Applied Engineering is different because “we fit” your company. Not only do we make this claim, but we have the experience and portfolio to back it up.  Customer Profile In 2017, Trex, the world’s number one decking and railing brand, acquired Staging Concepts, an industry leader in portable staging equipment… Read More »

January 2020 Newsletter

Win More Bids for Customized Products Is your company experiencing challenges relating to consistency, time, or technology? Is your engineering capacity limited? We can help. Service Solutions Applied’s team of engineers and software developers have the knowledge, skills, and technology to assist with a variety of projects. Whether you need… Read More »

Breaking the Status Quo | Tuohy

Applied Engineering is different because “we fit” your company. Not only do we make this claim, but we have the experience and portfolio to back it up. Customer Profile Tuohy is a furniture manufacturer that was founded in the mid-1900s by Joseph Tuohy. Since their humble beginnings, Tuohy has grown… Read More »

Breaking the Status Quo | Coldspring

Applied Engineering is different because “we fit” your company. Not only do we make this claim, but we have the experience and portfolio to back it up.  Customer Profile Coldspring has been serving a variety of markets with all types of stone, bronze, industrial, and diamond-tool products since 1898. They… Read More »

Breaking the Status Quo | Poly-Tex

Applied Engineering is different because “we fit” your company. Not only do we make this claim, but we have the experience and portfolio to back it up. Customer Profile Poly-Tex is a manufacturer and retailer of greenhouses and display systems. For over 30 years now, Poly-Tex has grown and changed along… Read More »

December 2019 Newsletter

Product Design & Manufacturing Collection Autodesk Product Design & Manufacturing Collection is a set of integrated 2D & 3D CAD, CAE, and CAM applications for product development and manufacturing planning. Watch the video below to see a brief overview of what is included in the collection. AutoCAD, included in the Product Design… Read More »

November 2019 Newsletter

AutoCAD is Good – Factory Design Utilities are Better Autodesk Factory Design Utilities allow you to plan, design, and install an efficient factory layout. It is available in the Product Design & Manufacturing Collection, which works within Inventor and includes advanced simulation, 5-axis CAM, and nesting as well as AutoCAD… Read More »

October 2019 Newsletter

Manufacturing Efficiency – Diving Deeper Many manufacturing companies could see increased operating efficiency. Some areas to assess include: -Overall workflow                                     -Information Flow -Material workflow (ex: forklift traffic)    -Work instructions -Inventory accuracy                                  -MRP use/accuracy -Technology on production equipment    -Work cell design -Data flow                                                 -Non-value activities -Real time KPI                                            -People processes Applied… Read More »

September 2019 Newsletter

50 BEST PLACES TO WORK We are proud to announce that we have received recognition as one of Prairie Business magazine’s 50 Best Places to Work for our fifth year! Prairie Business magazine defines companies with this distinction as being “excellent role models for forward-thinking, team-driven success.” Here at Applied,… Read More »

August 2019 Newsletter

Applied in Action – How We Fit Enhancing Products with Software Development In a recent project, Applied’s Software Development team wrote code to communicate with machine controllers (or “brain boxes”) that orchestrate the machine’s movement and functionality. The “Analyzer” software was created to ensure all the features available on these… Read More »