The Spark

October 31, 2014
Stainless Steel Chart

Stainless Steel Update

The more things change (like the improving economy) the more things stay the same (like the ever-increasing price of stainless steel). Since summer we have seen domestic mills quoting January leadtimes, which is about one […]
September 15, 2014

ACE in the news: ACE expands machining cell

ACE METAL CRAFTS COMPANY expands machining cell – doubling its capacity. ACE is offering customers the advantage of two additional machining centers that will deliver significant value. According to ACE President Dale Ball, “Our Mazak Equipment […]
July 3, 2014
GADgET camp

ACE named once again to FAB Top 40 & ACE hosts GADgET Camp for young women

The Fabricator has named ACE METAL CRAFTS COMPANY to their FAB 40 list for 2014. In the words of Jean Pitzo, ACE CEO, “We are proud to once again be on the list of the best […]
May 6, 2014
strategic outsourcing

Discover how collaborating with our customer on strategic outsourcing netted a big win for both

There’s traditional outsourcing of component parts, including fab and machining as needed. And then there’s strategic outsourcing. This is the story of how Ace partnered with one of our customers on strategic outsourcing. The result? […]
March 3, 2014
TIG Welder

Achieving the perfect weld; ACE offers Orbital TIG applications for process piping

Some would say, ‘Nothing is perfect.” But at ACE, the perfect weld is routine, thanks to Orbital TIG sanitary welding capabilities. According to VP of Engineering, Kevin Bailey, “The Orbitalum 165 CA is ideal for […]
January 3, 2014

ACE Adopts SolidWorks

We listen to our customers. So says Kevin Bailey, VP of Engineering at ACE METAL CRAFTS COMPANY, on the decision ACE made four months ago to adopt SolidWorks across the organization. “In fact, most of […]