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There is a shortage of power linemen, largely due to baby boomer retirements and hiring slowdowns during the Great Recession, has utility companies and contractors scrambling for workers. Some public utilities and private contractors are paying incentives or daily bonuses to attract and retain workers, raising costs for companies and ultimately consumers. Companies in 2008-10
Many of us are familiar with CNC process and how it is used in various manufacturing applications, today we will go over the use of waterjets and abrasive gets. The waterjet process is very interesting, the idea that water can cut metal is amazing. Waterjets that is used in machine shops to cut metal is
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