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CNC Machining Means Precision and Efficiency

Computer Numerical Control, or CNC, machining is an umbrella term to describe various machining processes that are conducted by inputting data into a computer that controls the actual machining equipment. The computer uses software – often designed specifically for a certain object or task – to control the tool’s operation and track the raw material’s attributes. The computer controls and… Continue Reading

Quality, Efficiency, Reliability: Reviewing Our Successes in 2014

2014 was an exciting year for us. We had many successes including launching new products, improving manufacturing processes, and starting several new development initiatives. In 2014, our entire team maintained our focus on providing the highest quality, most reliable, and most efficient products and services in the industry. Our successes would not have been possible without the dedication of the… Continue Reading

4 Reasons Powder Coating is the Best Choice

Powder coating is a form of painting using electrostatically charged powdered pigments. The charged pigment is attracted to the grounded components. After spraying, the components are heat-treated, which liquefies the powder and creates a smooth, even film that bonds with the component surfaces. This technology has been in use for more than 60 years and provides many benefits over traditional… Continue Reading

Holiday Giving: An Important Part of BHS Tradition

BHS staff gives large gift to the 100 Neediest Cases program. Adopting a family through the United Way’s 100 Neediest Cases program has been a tradition at BHS for the last several years. Each year, BHS selects one of the cases to adopt, and depending on the needs of the family selected, the entire BHS staff gives monetary or in-kind donations to support the needy family. The United Way’s 100 Neediest Cases program was started in the 1920s, so it is one of the longest standing traditions of giving in the St. Louis area. The program also goes beyond helping just the 100 Neediest. Thousands of families are nominated each year by community organizations in St. Louis and each of… Continue Reading

Manufacturing Innovation: The Theme for 2015

2015 could be a big year for US manufacturing because of projected reshoring, growth, and investment in manufacturing innovation. Recent market research indicates that 2015 may bring manufacturing and production functions for many companies back to the US from overseas. According to a 2014 study conducted by the MIT Forum for Supply Chain Innovation, “13.5 percent of U.S. manufacturing companies… Continue Reading