Oct 18/19

Mayco International Welcomes Students For Manufacturing Day 2019

On Friday, October 4th, Mayco Sterling Heights welcomed 120 students from Stevenson, Eisenhower, and Utica High Schools. Our team participated in the annual “Manufacturing Day”, a national program that looks to connect young people with opportunities in the manufacturing industry. Macomb County has one of the largest concentrations of participating companies in the U.S. For many of the teens that...Read more

Sep 30/19

Create the Quietest Cars: Why Car Companies Are Making Their Cars Quieter

Do you know that a diesel truck that’s 50 feet away generates more than 90 decibels of noise? Any noise greater than 85 decibels can lead to permanent hear loss! Loud cars are very irritating. Imagine you not being able to listen to your favorite music because your car is overwhelmingly loud. Car manufacturers are currently using innovative technology to...Read more

Sep 26/19

Car Weight Reduction: Reducing Automotive Interior Weight With a High-End and Tech Interior

The word "lightweighting" is on every auto manufacturer's lips lately and for good reason. Lightweighting, or reducing the weight of a car, is essential for staying competitive in an evolving market. The results of this change in thinking can be dramatic. For example, the world's most popular truck, the F-150, dropped 700 pounds by switching to an aluminum bed and...Read more

Sep 09/19

The Electric Car Industry Is On the Rise: Why Your Company Should Tap Into This Market

Despite the huge benefits that electric cars can bring, many automakers and auto dealers continue to put these cars on the back burner. If recent reports are anything to go by, the electric car industry is on the rise as more drivers look for more efficient vehicles. Here's why and how your company can tap into this market. Reasons to Venture into...Read more

Aug 29/19

The Latest Advancements in Electric Car Technology

Electric cars are taking over the market. They seem to be everywhere and are easily one of the biggest up-and-coming parts of the car industry today. With electric car technology advancements, there are plenty of things you can talk about. We are just going to focus on some of the main things that you want to look out for in...Read more

Aug 21/19

10 Ways Automotive Companies Are Taking On Waste Reduction

Global waste volumes will increase by 70 percent by 2050 based on the current waste levels. This surge is due to rapid urbanization and growing populations. While it’s almost impossible to be completely free from waste, there needs to be measures aimed at waste reduction. The auto industry, in particular, has been in the lead in countering waste production. In...Read more

Aug 19/19

The Global Automotive Industry Outlook: The Future of the Worldwide Auto Industry

The automotive industry is facing big changes both in buyer demand and technological advancements. Coming off a year that slumped in growth, 2019 may not have the needed answers. Instead, it may produce even more trouble for the industry outlook. There are several variables that could impact the auto industry. There is none greater than President Trump toying with the...Read more

Aug 07/19

The Self-Driving Auto Revolutions: How to Profit From Driverless Cars

Car manufacturers are going all in on driverless cars. Many of these futuristic self-driving automobiles on our roads now. We can expect it’s going to get better for the transportation industry. When analysts talk about their realistic takes on driverless cars, they always say it’s too early. They are right, in part. The self-driving car is in its infancy, needing...Read more

Jul 25/19

Shrilk: How This New Biodegradable Material Is Changing The Way We Engineer

About 300 million tons of plastic are produced each year, half of this is only used once. 4.8-12.7 million metric tons of plastic end up in the oceans annually. Basically, if something is not done, we are going to have too much plastic garbage in our hands. Plastic takes a long time to disintegrate. Researchers at Wyss Institute have, however,...Read more

Jul 18/19

What Are Cars Made Of? 10 Of The Top Materials Used In Auto Manufacturing

Over the past decades, cars were not economical or efficient. In fact, the only important aspect was functionality. However, this is not the case now as people are opting for more efficient and safer automobiles. Do you know that having a car made from the most efficient materials will help in fuel consumption while still provide the necessary safety features?...Read more

Jul 03/19

5 Ways 3D Printing Fits the Mold Injection Process

Are you looking for some unique and high-quality products? Then the use of 3D printed injection molds will ensure that you have only the best products on the market. The global market for injection molded plastics is valued at $325 billion. The global market for 3D printing plastics is $335 billion, while the global market 3D printing metal is $334 billion. You...Read more

Jul 03/19

Clay Modeling: Why Clay Modeling Remains Relevant in a Technology-Driven Industry

Automotive Design: Why Clay Modeling Remains Relevant Automobiles have developed to a point of extreme sophistication. They can drive, park, and find locations on their own in some cases. Heck, humans have even shot a vehicle into space. Despite the rampant advances in technology, automobiles still have a pretty simple element in their make up. On the design end of things,...Read more

May 28/19

Mold Coatings: Solving the Sticky Parts

Are you a knowledgeable mold coatings user or buyer? Perhaps you want to learn more about mold coatings in general? We are here to provide you with the mold coatings information you never knew you needed. Mold coatings is a very important topic for anyone dealing with the protection and quality of machines and parts. We offer some of the...Read more

May 21/19

Green On All Fronts: How to Make a Business Environmentally Friendly

The automotive industry has invested $63 billion over the past 10 years towards sustainable business practices. This investment contributed to a 24% reduction in production emissions over this time. These reductions are a great start towards green initiatives. There's still room to cut down on the automobile industry's environmental impact though. By implementing new technologies and creating processes that can...Read more

May 14/19

What Is IATF 16949 and How Does It Make for Better Automobiles?

Whether you're a car lover or a car driver, it's impossible for you to ignore the design details of your dashboard. Your automaker specified this look, designed the instrument panel, and ordered it from a reliable company. After the designer drew these parts, an engineer modeled them, and a company manufactured them, as they appear in your vehicle. If you've ever wondered how...Read more

May 07/19

The Coming Revolution of Electric Cars

With environmental experts sounding the alarm about climate change, electric cars may represent one way to help stop an environmental disaster. Now, some industry experts are predicting that more than 50 percent of all new cars will be electric by 2040. What does this mean for the auto industry, manufacturers, and consumers? Which models represent currently the best electric cars? Mayco International discusses the...Read more

Apr 30/19

Lessons Learned: Using Past Problems for Future Excellence

Picture that classic film, Groundhog Day. Now imagine it's your life, and every single day you go to work to make the same mistakes. Every day you relive the same miserable consequences from the same ill-thought decisions. To us, it sounds like hell on earth. Like living on a cruel corporate mouse-wheel. Sadly, this is exactly how many companies spend their...Read more

Apr 23/19

Injection Mold Maintenance: From Afterthought to Prevention

Injection molding is big business. Experts expect growth in the injection molded plastic market. They predict it to increase by over 5.7 percent until 2023 in the automotive sector. If you want to make high-quality parts, then you need high-quality machinery. But repairing such machinery can become expensive over time. How can you reduce these inflated costs and keep your machines running for longer?...Read more

Apr 16/19

Thin Walled Plastic Injection Molding: How to Do It Faster, Better, Stronger

There are many interesting trends in the manufacturing industry. Experts have noted that domestic manufacturing is making a comeback. Labor costs overseas combined with shipping costs are increasing to such an extent that they are neutralizing any cost advantages. Even though there are changes in the industry, plastic injection molding is here to stay. That's because it is one of...Read more

Apr 09/19

Giving Back: 7 Tips on Helping Your Business Impact Your Community

Research has shown that most Americans prefer the experience of shopping with a small, local business. This is just one of the many ways these businesses enhance their community. A quick look at your business impact analysis can show you where you have room to impact your community as well. Looking for ideas on how you can benefit your community?...Read more

Apr 02/19

Could Natural Fibers be the Future of Automotive Manufacturing?

Up to 20% of the impact a vehicle has on the environment can be linked to the manufacturing process. With growing concerns for the planet, the car manufacturing industry is preparing to do its part by using greener technologies. These include the use of carbon fiber cloth and other natural fibers. In this article, we're going to dive deeper into this subject....Read more

Mar 26/19

Here Is Everything You Need to Know About Blow Molding

In the United States, The plastics industry is the 3rd largest manufacturing industry. Plastics make our lives easier and help us produce things more cost-effectively. One of the ways we do this is with a process called blow molding. Blow molding is all around you and you don't even know it. That soda that your drinking has a plastic bottle, which...Read more