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Finding Ways to Stay Competitive

Finding Ways to Stay Competitive

NJ Manufacturers Continue to Look for Ways to Compete Across the Globe Despite Challenges New and Old. By Jim Pytell, Managing Editor  •  From the March 2022 issue of New Jersey Business Magazine The manufacturing industry has deep historical roots that run throughout New Jersey. In fact, while it is known as the Garden State, New Jersey is actually home to what[...]
March 16, 2022 Read More
Gold Hire Vets Certificate

Sigma Design Recognized for Hiring Veterans

Sigma Design was recently awarded the Gold Hire Vets Medallion award from the United States Department of Labor. It is the only veteran employment award at the federal level that is presented to companies that hire and retain veterans as a certain percentage of their workforce. A national commitment to recruiting and employing veterans is an initiative that the whole country can[...]
February 3, 2022 Read More

Sigma Design Builds Lubricant Testing Machine for a Global Petroleum Corporation

Testing and validating product is of paramount importance no matter what industry you are in, and this often requires specialized equipment and processes. When it comes to industrial lubricants, it is critical to ensure that these products will provide the advertised level of protection for the equipment to which they will be applied. Viscosity is a key metric specifically for lubricants, which[...]
December 22, 2021 Read More
Sigma Design Attends Design-2-Part Show in Oaks, PA

Sigma Design Attends Design-2-Part Show in Oaks, PA

Trade shows are a great avenue for networking and getting in front of potential customers, and Sigma Design was pleased to attend the Mid-Atlantic Design-2-Part show in Oaks, PA on October 20-21. This is a great event connecting manufacturers and suppliers for the Mid-Atlantic region of the US. Design-2-Part does a great job facilitating these events and has trade shows throughout the[...]
November 16, 2021 Read More
Design 2 Part Show

Visit Mid-Atlantic Design-2-Part Show, Booth 319.

Build to Print. Build on Time. Build on Budget. Your job, your life has probably never been as stressful as it is today. For over 20 years, Sigma Design Company has relieved our customers’ stress by delivering products on-time and on-budget without sacrificing quality. A one-stop engineering and manufacturing specialist that knows the hidden hazards that stall projects and bust budgets. Visit[...]
October 11, 2021 Read More
Vertical Farming Industry

Vertical Farming Industry Projected to Explode Globally

Recent agricultural advancements have become as innovative as they are necessary. Steady population growth in addition to climate factors have forced the farming industry to start to evolve. These two factors have led to conventional farming often becoming more unpredictable and expensive. Moreover, economic changes in the developed world will make providing an ever-growing food demand more challenging for the less developed[...]
September 13, 2021 Read More
Outsource vs. Onboard

The Large Project Dilemma: Outsource vs. Onboard

Successful companies often find themselves at a crossroads when undertaking a large, new project. Whether increasing capacity, developing a new product or system, or modernizing existing equipment, an organization can find itself in a bind when trying to find bandwidth with internal engineering and manufacturing capabilities. A choice must be made that can alter the course of the project significantly before it[...]
July 15, 2021 Read More
Sigma Design Invests in the Expansion of Its Welding Team and New Welding Technology

Sigma Design Invests in the Expansion of Its Welding Team and New Welding Technology

At Sigma Design, our weld shop is one of the lifelines of our manufacturing capabilities. Our ability to fabricate elaborate frames and weldments serves as the literal backbone to the state of the art products and equipment we manufacture. As our company has grown, we have also invested heavily in our welding team as well as the welding technology we can use[...]
May 6, 2021 Read More
200 Pond Ave SIGMA facility

Sigma Design Reflects on 22 Years of Evolution

Sigma Design is celebrating their 22nd anniversary under current ownership. However, the company’s origins go back much further, originally founded in 1962 as a machine design firm by brothers Murph and John Abraham. Machine design became a tougher and tougher gig as the manufacturing sector in New Jersey, and nationwide for that matter, started to contract through the 80’s and 90’s. The[...]
February 17, 2021 Read More
American Flag

Lessons From 2020 Have American Manufacturing Ready for a Strong 2021

In what wound up being one of the most challenging years in anyone’s memory, the American economy faced a gauntlet of obstacles in 2020. A global pandemic, record unemployment numbers and a contentious election cycle led to a disastrous first half of the year by many metrics. However, as it always has, the American economy and manufacturing sector improvised and adapted. Remote[...]
January 22, 2021 Read More

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