Dearborn, Mich.--April 16, 1998--The Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME, Dearborn) announced the availability of Material and Part Handling in Manufacturing, the ninth volume in the Tool and Manufacturing Engineers Handbook (TMEH) series. This 560-page handbook, with 313 illustrations, is a guide on the specifications, purchasing, maintenance, and troubleshooting of material handling and production equipment, tooling, and accessories.
With contributions from engineering professionals, educators, and experts in the field, TMEH Volume 9 explains the steps for effective planning and design and offers detailed descriptions on a wide range of material moving equipment. It also covers strategies for solving unique material handling problems in a number of different processes, including metal work, plastics manufacturing, assembly, finishing, painting, coating, and handling of scrap and waste.
Material and Part Handling in Manufacturing is written specifically for plant engineers, plant managers, industrial engineers and material handling engineers who must make informed purchasing decisions, implement more efficient layouts, and reduce problems and operating costs of material handling systems.
TMEH Volume 9 is available for $126 ($110 for SME Members). To order, call SME Customer Service at (800) 733-4763, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. ET, Monday-Friday. Ask for item number PI-2605-3241. TMEH, Volume 9, is also available via SME's Global Manufacturing Network at www.globalmfg.com.
(313) 271-1500, ext. 581
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