3D Printing vs. Additive Manufacturing

Four 3D printed tooling blocks with "Marando Industries" in blue on top of the metal. They are on top of a greaser table and have tubes coming out of the tooling that feed grease into a part that goes in the middle of the four 3D printed tools.

Additive Manufacturing or 3D Printing?  Both terms describe the use of digital data and 3D-printers to produce a solid object, one layer at a time. Technically, the terms ‘Additive Manufacturing’ and ‘3D printing’ describe the same process. The principal difference arises from the term ‘manufacturing’. It implies the item is…

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Press Tending Automation

Request: Design, build and install a fully automated press tending system to move assembly tooling into and out-of a 500 T stamping press, then circulate the tool past unload & load stations before sending it back into the press. The cell controller would also need to manage in-die actuators and…

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COVID-19 PPE Compliance

From the start, Marando Industries has aggressively managed its response to COVID-19 risks. In our own facilities, we follow all CDC/NIH guidelines for social distancing and PPE use. Each of our customers has its own interpretation of the guidelines and each has adopted slightly different policies. Marando Industries adopts &…

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Experience Matters

Please join us in welcoming Dave Weidenhammer and Doug Scherer to Marando Industries! Dave and Doug are talented engineers with deep experience in high volume machining. In their first deployment as representatives of Marando Industries, they will be providing project management and resource coordination services to a Tier 1 automotive…

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