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the art of precision scraping

Aug 18, 2020 10:47:46 AM / by Naomi Walters posted in Contract Machining, Machine Shop

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Modern technology has certainly made an impact in the machining manufacturing world with automated processes.   But one process still done manually at Bardons & Oliver is precision scraping  To be able to hone a piece of metal to perfect flatness takes experience, skill, and talent. It is, in essence, an art. Bardons & Oliver’s very own Jeff Nosky has that skill.

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Employee Spotlight -Paul Schmidlin

Jul 30, 2020 9:08:46 AM / by Naomi Walters posted in Company News

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Paul has worked in various departments in his 13 years of service at Bardons & Oliver.   Specifically, service work, machinist and an applications engineer for the machine tool division. Currently Paul is a CNC programmer using Mastercam to program production machines.

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Connections . . .

Jul 9, 2020 3:13:11 PM / by Travis Miller

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There are many factors which can lead to change, growth, and learning opportunities: most of us can safely say we did not see a global pandemic being a huge factor coming into the past 9 months. Yet, here we are, trying to keep ourselves, our loved ones, and each other safe while still attempting to fulfill our business obligations and deliver on due dates and promises made.

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A Message from Bardons & Oliver - COVID-19

Apr 1, 2020 11:20:10 AM / by Bardons & Oliver posted in COVID-19 Message

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We hope this communication finds you and your loved ones safe and healthy. These are unprecedented times for everyone and we would like to share with you some of the things we are doing to keep our employees as safe as possible:

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Employee Spotlight

Feb 12, 2020 8:05:01 AM / by Naomi Walters posted in Company News

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Please welcome Gene Mack, Purchasing Manager to the Bardons & Oliver team! Gene started in July 2019 and worked closely with Tom Walker until his retirement. Gene comes to Bardons & Oliver with over 20 years of experience in purchasing.

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Employee Spotlight

Feb 7, 2020 3:24:59 PM / by Naomi Walters

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Extending Machine Life in 6 key steps.

Dec 20, 2019 2:46:52 PM / by Brett Baldi posted in Insider, Maintenance

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You have made a significant investment in your manufacturing equipment.  What steps can you take to maximize the productivity and life of this equipment?  Follow these 6 key steps to get the most from your equipment.

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Vendor Scorecard: Rating your Contract Machining Partner for Reliability, Quality, and Timeliness

Dec 7, 2018 3:25:30 PM / by Mike Toth posted in Insider, job shops

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Get higher quality products, receive more on time deliveries and obtain highly attentive service from all of your suppliers without paying more for your purchases.  Does this sound like the first line from a TV infomercial?  Well it isn’t.  Developing a Vendor Scorecard Rating system will get you these results, fast.

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The Importance and Advantages of ISO 9000 Certification

Aug 31, 2018 4:06:10 PM / by Cedric Ridgeway posted in Contract Machining, CMM, job shops, gage calibration

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ISO 9000 provides a solid structure for managing processes within an organization.  The importance lies in the benefits of implementation:

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Machining with Pride

Aug 20, 2018 2:38:54 PM / by Travis Miller posted in Contract Machining, job shops, Machine Shop

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We’ve all been told that if we want to succeed in life and in business, that taking pride in what we do is of critical importance. There is a certain thrill that comes from doing something right not just doing something “good enough”.

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