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The Machinery Journal 24

Curated on August 5, 2017

A Weekly Roundup Of Recent Economic Highlights And Other Interesting News Items Selected From Roger Meyers and Machinery2Go Social Media Feeds.

We hope you find something of value in these recent articles. — Roger Meyers

July Class 8 Truck Orders Up 4% From June; Up 81% Y-O-Y http://tinyurl.com/ycazzv6w

AAR: July U.S. Rail Traffic Up 2.5% Y-O-Y https://lnkd.in/gBeU5yd

Summer Slump in the Showroom Kills July Auto Sales http://cnb.cx/2uRwu65

ISM: U.S. Manufacturing Expanded Again in July; PMI at 56.3% http://tinyurl.com/jrhxv2r

Chicago PMI: Regional Economy Cools in July; Still Indicating Solid Growth http://on.mktw.net/2tRa8yT

Dallas Fed: Texas Manufacturing Continued to Expand in July http://tinyurl.com/ya9toa85

June U.S. Factory Orders Post Biggest Gain in 8 Months http://cnb.cx/2wa4WHZ

June U.S. Small Business Borrowing Highest in Nearly 2 Years http://reut.rs/2w15Ar4

U.S. Construction Spending Slips 1.3% in June; Y-T-D Up 4.8% vs. 2016 http://on.mktw.net/2wi1EBs

Here are some other recent items we found interesting:

Fives Landis Corp. Opens Technology Center in U.S. http://tinyurl.com/y8etfolg

Manufacturing in the U.S. Is Difficult, But Worth It (I Think) http://tinyurl.com/ycwcqbw2

Millions of Nearly New Cars and Trucks Head to Market This Year http://tinyurl.com/yclntesx

Facebook Researchers Shut Down AI Bots That Started Speaking in a Language Unintelligible to Humans http://tinyurl.com/yatpzbjf

America, The World’s Next Factory Floor http://bit.ly/2u8SCoU

FAA Ordered to Regulate Airplane Seat Sizes http://tinyurl.com/y73tdtew

Tesla’s Model 3 Breaks 300-Mile Range Barrier http://for.tn/2eWavWr

Electric Bus Maker Opens Manufacturing Facility in City of Industry http://tinyurl.com/yaocthv4

Three Thousand New Manufacturing Jobs in America is Great News, if People are Trained to Do The Work http://tinyurl.com/yb63abtp

Photograph via Historian Michael Beschloss‏ on Twitter @BeschlossDC

Fremont Street, Downtown Las Vegas, 1958 #Humphries

About Roger Meyers

Roger Meyers has nearly 30 years of experience in the used equipment field, where he has purchased, sold, liquidated and appraised a diverse range of conventional and state-of-the-art industrial machinery. His experience includes projects involving Alcoa, Allied-Signal, General Electric, General Motors, ITT, JBL, Johnson & Johnson, Lockheed Martin, Schlumberger, U.S. Dept. of Defense, U.S. Dept. of Energy, the San Francisco U.S. Mint and Varco Oil Tools, among many others.

About Machinery2Go

We help businesses unlock the cash value in their surplus equipment. From one machine to complete plants, we assist companies that wish to convert non-productive assets into working capital.

We also search for used machinery, arrange liquidations and perform appraisals. Feel free to contact us whenever you have trade-ins or idle equipment available. We have representatives throughout the USA.

Contact: Roger Meyers, Machinery2Go, Los Angeles

info@machinery2go.com

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