What Is Design for Manufacturing?Leave a Comment
Design for manufacturing (DFM) is a process that entails designing components, parts, or products to optimize the manufacturing process used to produce them. Ultimately, DFM helps maximize the efficiency and cost-effectiveness of manufacturing processes through optimized product designs that address any potential discrepancies or mistakes. People may also refer to DFM as design for manufacturing […]
Guide to Weld TypesLeave a Comment
Welding is the process of joining two surfaces together by applying heat, pressure, or a combination of both. The types of welds used to create the weld joint can be categorized into various types, which are largely defined by their cross-sectional shape and the methods used to produce them. Understanding the various weld types and […]
Chapter 2 is Committed to Keeping COVID OutLeave a Comment
Chapter 2 is dedicated to #keepcovidout a local community initiative. Many precautionary measures have been put into place such as temperature checks, required face masks, and hand sanitizer located at numerous locations throughout the facility. Meetings have been relocated to different/ larger locations and maximum capacities have been put on many conference rooms and enclosed […]
Donation Drop off at The Ronald McDonald House- Madison, WILeave a Comment
What a beautiful day to do a beautiful deed! Some of the Chapter 2 Crew made their way to Ronald McDonald House Charities of Madison to drop off $500 worth of gift cards for surrounding restaurants that will be given to the families staying at the house while their children are being treated at the […]
Chapter 2, Inc. Donates to Local EMSLeave a Comment
Chapter 2, Inc. is very excited to help the Lake Mills EMS purchase their first nitrous oxide tank to be used on their ambulances. The nitrous is used for immediate pain relief in place of opioids. If opioids are used in transit to the hospital, the patient cannot receive the necessary medical attention until the […]
Wisconsin Manufacturer of the Year Award NominationLeave a Comment
Chapter 2 is excited about their WIMOTY Award nomination and cant wait to attend the banquet on Feb 20th, 2020 among many other great manufacturers in the state. Manufacturing is an important industry in Wisconsin and this event is a great opportunity for manufacturers to get together and celebrate their successes and growth.
Congratulations on 25 years to Todd SchmidtLeave a Comment
Chapter 2 would like to send a special Congratulations to Todd Schmidt, maintenance technician, on 25 years with the company! Todd has been a vital asset to the company’s successes, which includes fixing just about everything within the shop at least once and has never complained about the things he’s had to fix twice. Chapter […]
Robotic Machining and AutomationLeave a Comment
Chapter 2 has purchased their 2nd FANUC Robot paired with two new Doosan turning machines to add to their ever growing capacity! The robot tending operations aid in increased efficiencies and improve upon repeat-ability.
Chapter 2 Community OutreachLeave a Comment
Some of the Chapter 2 Crew participated in the Run From the Cops event sponsored by the Watertown WI Police Department on 9/29/19. All proceeds of the run/walk go directly towards assisting victims of domestic and/or sexual abuse, and also towards creating awareness on this sensitive issue. A special congratulations to Chapter 2 employee, Hamilton […]
Congratulations To James Clarke, Production Manager, on 25 years!Leave a Comment
On August 15, 2019, James Clarke celebrated 25 years of working at Chapter 2! He has worn many hats throughout those years and is currently the company’s production manager. Thank you, James for all your hard work and dedication to Chapter 2!