How to Determine a Good Weld vs. Bad Weld

As a welding professional, it is essential to understand the characteristics of both a good and bad weld. Producing a high-quality weld that offers strength and stability should be the top priority for every welder. However, many different problems and obstacles can arise during the welding process. We are breaking down the ways you can […]

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Aluminum vs. Steel Patio Furniture

Summertime is quickly approaching. With the warm temperatures and sunlight, many homeowners are looking for outdoor patio furniture they can use to enjoy the season from the comfort of their backyard.  Metal is the most durable material for crafting outdoor furniture, and steel and aluminum are two of the metals used most often. In this […]

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How to Weld Aluminum

Aluminum is a great material to use for endless projects. From bicycle frames to spacecraft parts, it can be nearly anything you need it to be. But how do you weld it so that it can get there? Welding aluminum comes with a unique set of challenges you do not experience when welding other metals […]

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How to Weld Stainless Steel

How to Weld Stainless Steel  Stainless steel is known for being long-lasting and durable. You can find it in nearly any household with growing popularity, but there are important considerations when welding this material. From preparation to after-weld care, the process requires a skilled professional willing to educate themselves on the best practices. Learn more […]

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What Is Metal Fabrication?

Metal fabrication is a process that creates structures or products by assembling, bending or cutting metal material. Ultimately, this process is value-added because it involves using metal to make durable objects. Metal fabricators usually work with various raw materials such as aluminum, steel, cast metal, expanded metal and sheet metal. In other words, metal fabrication […]

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Our Engineering Process

https://youtu.be/HPGQnZW3WSg As a full-service manufacturer, PBZ provides essential services for every step of product creation. Our engineering process includes detailed plans and advanced modeling to combine your vision with our manufacturing strategies. When you first reach out to us about your project, we connect you with a project manager or engineer who designs and engineers your […]

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Steel Industry Trends

Steel prices fluctuated greatly throughout the past few years because of multiple factors. Understanding the reasoning behind steel price changes allows you to plan ahead based on pricing projections. Major world events, from pandemics to wars, cause instability in the industry, supply chain and pricing. Explore more steel industry insights below. How Is Steel Priced? The cost of steel is […]

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Powder Coating Vs. Painting

Two of the most common options for putting a finishing coat on metal products are powder coating and liquid painting. Each option has its own set of advantages and disadvantages, which means different things depending on the part you’re producing. Many industries rely on metal finishes, including aerospace, auto, appliances and more. Powder coating involves […]

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MIG vs. TIG Welding

-Updated 6/11/2021 Joining metals together through welding gives you several options for the best method. Among your choices are MIG and TIG welding. The MIG vs TIG welding debate has been a popular one in the manufacturing industry for some time, and we’re here to provide the facts for each type of welding. Each has […]

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Supply Chain Management for the Manufacturing Industry

In the supply chain management for the manufacturing industry, two assets are crucial to the success of the operation — time and money. Though this may be an applicable statement for many other industries, as well, using your time and money wisely in the manufacturing industry is especially important. One mistake or setback can cost […]

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