National Sales Team Manager – Jeffrey Daniel Beursken

We welcome Jeffery to the TFG USA team and wish him much success as we embark on our future team growth. Jeffrey Daniel Beursken has spent his entire career in the Metal Industry. He first started his career working for a Steel Forging Company in Chicago as Southeast Regional Sales Manager. There he worked hands […]

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Job Posting – Logistics Analyst

A logistic analyst is sought by our company in Oakland, Michigan. we are a multi-product, multi-industry supplier of industrial component parts and assemblies. We manage global logistics and supply chain operations from China, Taiwan, Europe, and North America. Our supplier management team controls ISO conformance and manufacturing audits. We are committed to giving our customers […]

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Consumer Development Case Study

An inventor recently contacted TFGUSA for a new consumer product. They asked us for guidance on improving the initial design concept to refine the final production design and the manufacturing process for release of the product into the US and Global marketplace. Problem 1: TFGUSA was finding, after making a prototype of the two mating […]

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How to Prevent Casting Defects In Your Products

Your cast iron metal pan leaves the factory with pinholes, leading to a slew of complaints from your customers. What happened? How could you have prevented this from happening? Foundry production is a complex multi-step process. The technical level of each process varies greatly. Skills of the operator, quality management and equipment can all affect […]

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Your Intellectual Property Could Be At Stake

Offshoring for Manufacturers: 4 Intellectual Property Protection Tips The upside of offshoring manufacturing is obvious. You get a competitive rate for labor, create greater efficiency, scale faster, and get the chance to focus on the most critical parts of your business. But what about the potential downside? Poor quality, long lead times, and failure to […]

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Precision Machining and Automation

Precision Machining and Automation Trends Precision machining paired with computer aided design or manufacturing (CAD/CAM) delivers an unmatched level of speed, accuracy, and quality control for manufacturing processes. Machining can be performed on wide variety of materials including metal, glass, and plastic using lathes, drill presses, saws, grinder, and milling machines. But how much of […]

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ISO 9001 2015 Certification

The Federal Group Achieves ISO 9001 2015 Certification. At The Federal Group USA, our commitment has always been to procure the highest quality parts and components for our partners. Best practices require strong standards, and we’re taking that seriously with our certification to the new ISO 9001-2015 requirements. This update includes an increased focus on […]

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New Photo and Video Inspections

Here is a video inspecting form fit and function of customers parts in Jinan before packing and shipping. Ensuring 100% satisfaction. We also included some images of our bending factory at Shuzo bending pipes for another satisfied long term customer.   We sincerely hope you found this article informative and valuable. We welcome your comments […]

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Passivation of Stainless Steel

Stainless steel is subject to corrosion if the carbon steel (free iron – Fe) is not protected by a layer of chromium oxide (Cr203). This happens naturally when the chromium makes contact with the oxygen (O2) in the air. The problem is when this oxide barrier is scratched or damaged and the newly exposed carbon […]

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New Video Inspection

Here is a new video inspection of 2507 super duplex stainless pump housings by our quality manager and SQE at the China foundry.  

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