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  • VP Nominee Pence Visits Manufacturing Methods

    August 14, 2016

    As part of his greater Wilmington area campaign stop that included several different locations Vice-Presidential candidate, Mike Pence had asked his staff to include representative businesses that were doing their part to support manufacturing in the U.S. After visiting and speaking at a private event at Charlotte Pipe and Foundry, Pence headed to Manufacturing Methods. Donald Trump’s vice-presidential nominee arrived at the facility off U.S. 74-76 just after 2:00 PM in a small caravan of vehicles consisting of several U.S. Secret Service and other law enforcement vehicles and vans carrying the national media following the Republican candidate. After touring the…

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  • InnovateNC Tour Looks at Economic Development Resources in Area

    April 13, 2016

    A large group of representatives from around the state got behind the scenes in Wilmington area business community to see what resources are available in the area to spur innovation. The event, the first in InnovateNC: A cross-city Learning Collaborative, involved representatives from five metropolitan areas in the state selected to take part in the state’s new InnovateNC initiative. The economic development initiative is designed to help these communities brainstorm, collaborate and find viable paths to economic growth, according to Gary Vidmar, Town of Leland’s economic and community development director. After visiting and hearing from Cape Fear Community College and…

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  • Water-jet Processing Now Part of our Services

    January 22, 2016

    Water-jet processing is now one of our newest services. A water jet cutter, is an industrial tool capable of cutting a wide variety of materials using a very high-pressure jet of water or a mixture of water and an abrasive substance. It is the preferred method when the materials being cut are sensitive to the high temperatures generated by other methods. The water-jet method also produces a very accurate, smooth finish cut that in most cases requires no further finishing. This greatly reduces the cost to fabricate complex parts from flat stock in a wide range of materials and thicknesses….

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  • We’re Going to Need a Bigger Building

    January 13, 2016

    In 2015 the success of Manufacturing Methods business growth had the company’s operation maxed out and working from 22,000 square feet of space located at three different locations in Brunswick County. With manufacturing, fabrication and assembly and, power coating capabilities, managing each project presented challenges to the staff and added time and expense to completing projects. What Manufacturing Methods needed “was a bigger building.” In December, Manufacturing Methods consolidated its machine shop, fabrication facility and powder coating operation into a single 40,000 square foot building in the Leland Industrial Park. The move allowed Manufacturing Methods to redesign its complete set…

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  • New Facility

    January 5, 2016

    We have recently moved into a new facility located at 9244 Industrial Blvd. in Leland, North Carolina. The new facility floor space is 40,000 square feet and enables us to perform all of our services under one roof with our state-of-the-art, high-performance equipment. Having a larger facility will allow us to increase our production capacity, handle larger scale projects, and enhance the future growth of our company. 

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