This month, Aaron Wiegel is in Precision Metalforming Association's (PMA) member spotlight! Read Aaron's thoughts about game-changing metalforming tech, what's on his wish list for his shop, and more.…

As WTW emerged from the recession in 2009, Aaron Wiegel noticed his job ads for tool and die makers were going unfilled for months, leading to his restarting an apprenticeship program.

Otto Wiegel founded Wiegel Tool Works the day before the bombing of Pearl Harbor in 1941. This year, his three grandchildren mark the manufacturing company’s 75th anniversary!

My Fellow Manufacturers: I am writing in response to MetalForming magazine editor Brad Kuvin’s editorial, to go on record stating that I disagree with the “disgruntled” MetalForming reader who owns a …

The industrial world buzzes with talk of the next wave of equipment, from sophisticated automation systems to 3-D printing and robots. See what tech modern manufacturers have invested in.




ASD Regional Meeting 2017

On Thursday, June 22 from 6-10 pm, The Association of Steel Distributors (ASD) will be hosting a regional meeting at the Sofitel Chicago Water Tower to discuss a few significant manufacturing topics. Aaron Wiegel, President of Wiegel Tool Works, will be the program’s keynote speaker, taking the stand to talk about ways manufacturers can start preparing for the next generation of workers. Other speakers will cover business success strategies and political and economic overviews along with industry updates! You won’t want to miss this one!

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Passionate about workforce development, WTW President, Aaron Wiegel, is an expert source and speaker on the skills gap crisis.


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