Headland AdminSheet Metal
This edition is all about Partnerships.
THE GRANDFATHER CONNECTION
Partnership in Debrecen HUNGARY 01 Robert Áncsán was just 20 years old when he founded AR-Robotics in the Hungarian city of Debrecen. He started out providing design engineering services for sheet steel products. Since then, his company has expanded to cover the entire sheet metal process chain. Today, his smart factory places him firmly as a leading innovator in Eastern Europe – all thanks to his resourceful 84-year-old grandfather.
POWER OF TWO
Partnership in Schopsdorf GERMANY 02 Based in Schopsdorf in the German state of SaxonyAnhalt, ABP Innovative Blechbearbeitung GmbH is a relatively young company – yet it puts many established SMEs in the shade. For its two CEOs, the company’s ongoing success is based not only on a strategy of connected manufacturing, but also on the lessons learned from a failed start-up.
CHOPPING WOOD IN THE SMART FACTORY
Partnership in Sheridan USA 03 Fabricators don’t have to be in major urban centers to be successful. EMIT Technologies is based in the wide-open prairies of Wyoming – yet it is seen as a pioneering force in its industry. Digital manufacturing and robust partnerships across thousands of kilometers easily make up for any downsides their location may have, says CEO Casey D.Osborn.
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