Treat Your Family To A New Dining Table With Your Tax Return

This time of the year, most people get excited about their upcoming tax returns, taking advantage of a variety of credits and claimable expenses that put money back into your pocket. Vacations, new cars, and electronics are often popular options for spending that unexpected money, and often people can’t even recall what they spent their … Continue reading Treat Your Family To A New Dining Table With Your Tax Return

Spiffy’s Grove: The only cider bar in Manila

I originally wrote a short blog post about Spiffy’s Grove sans the interview with Gladys and Nick. This new piece was written for Manila Bulletin’s MBLife featuring better photos from my team and an actual interview. Photo by Monica Pantaleon. ————– “You serve what? Apple cider vinegar?!” This is the first reaction that Nick and … Continue reading Spiffy’s Grove: The only cider bar in Manila

Your Used Coordinate Measuring Machine Buying Guide

Your quality assurance department depends on competitive metrology equipment and at the centerpiece is the coordinate measuring machine. While automotive and aerospace industries have led the way demanding more accurate quality control measures from their suppliers, many sectors are following suit and shops that have previously done their measuring with gages are moving toward coordinate … Continue reading Your Used Coordinate Measuring Machine Buying Guide

Training Personnel on Coordinate Measuring Machines

Coordinate measuring machines are essential measuring instruments for industry, but when you invest in one for your shop’s quality assurance department, it’s important to take into account who is going to operate and program it. A certified metrologists may not be in your budget, and in order to even begin the certification process, they need … Continue reading Training Personnel on Coordinate Measuring Machines

Satisfying Green Initiatives In The Petroleum Industry

It may not come as a surprise that many individuals would consider an eco-friendly oil industry more of an oxymoron than a reality. At a time when the construction and maintenance of controversial pipelines across North America are earning harsh criticisms from the public—particularly that of the recent spill contaminating the North Saskatchewan River—the petroleum … Continue reading Satisfying Green Initiatives In The Petroleum Industry