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Avoid These 8 Types of Waste to Improve Your Lean Manufacturing Process

Lean manufacturing is a management philosophy that aims to reduce waste in all its forms from the production process. While the seeds of this approach can be found in the writings of Benjamin Franklin and…

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7 Common Mistakes When Designing Compressed Air Systems

  7 Common Mistakes When Designing Compressed Air Systems It is vital for your compressed air system to have proper design specifications for overall efficiency and performance. However, many companies do not get the full…

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Industrial Vacuum Pump Case Study

This industrial vacuum story is about a manufacturer who uses a vacuum pump system to generate “hold-down force” for material being fed to their CNC routers. They were originally running three 40 HP, fixed speed…

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C.H. Reed wins Quincy Compressor’s 2017 Toughest Application Award

C.H. Reed, Inc. is proud to have won Quincy Compressor’s Toughest Application Award for 2017.  Our team, consisting of Jim Rogers, Rob Michael, and Mike Rogers, worked with a local bakery to install a new…

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C.H. Reed Named a Top 2017 Distributor for Graco Protective Coatings

Once again, C.H. Reed has been named a top 20 protective coatings distributor for Graco Protective Coating Equipment.  If you’re applying multiple-component coatings, transferring liquids, or fighting off corrosion and rust, C.H. Reed has the…

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Common Workplace Injuries & Ergonomic Solutions

Common Workplace Injuries & Ergonomic Solutions – By: Madison McDaniel A common injury that occurs in the manufacturing sector is musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs).  MSDs are “injuries and disorders that affect the body’s movement or musculoskeletal…

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Adding Storage to Old Compressed Air Systems Solves a Multitude of Problems

Adding Storage to Old Compressed Air Systems Solves a Multitude of Problems Compressed air storage plays a critical role in increasing the reliability of your equipment and production efficiencies in your plant.  Correctly implemented, adding…

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Automation Trends in the Industrial Marketplace

Automation Trends in the Industrial Marketplace Simply put, industrial automation can be defined as computers, robots, information technologies, and other control systems that handle different processes and machinery in an industry.  Global Sales of industrial…

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Big Rebates for Small PA Businesses

If your Pennsylvania business is considering a compressed air system upgrade or replacement and resides in PPL Electric’s service territory, C.H. Reed can help you offset project costs with an energy efficiency rebate. Eligibility includes…

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