Happy National Welding Month! Are you interested in welding? You’ve come to the right place! We will cover the history of welding, common uses, the job outlook for welders and how to get into the welding field. Let’s jump in. A Smashing Success – a History of Welding Welding as we know it today has
Should you powder coat your metal enclosure? If this question is top of mind, then you’ve come to the right place to help you get your answer; we’re going to cover five benefits of powder coat paint on metal enclosures: Durability Efficiency Variety Versatility Eco-Friendly Let’s dive in. Durability Did you know that
The custom server rack — the unsung hero of modern data centers. What began as a standard metal box has become an essential building block for hyperscale, cryptocurrency mining, colocation and enterprise data centers. Custom server racks can streamline data center standardization and build-outs and allow for greater equipment access, creative cable management and more.
The renewable energy storage market is booming with innovations, and we’re here to help you stay ahead of the curve by sharing our predictions for trends in energy storage in 2022. IHS Markit forecasted that following the growth we’ve seen in 2021, annual global installations for energy storage will exceed 20 GW in 2024 and 30 GW by 2030.
Does your metal enclosure need soft tooling, hard tooling or a hybrid of both? The answer may come down to what you need your enclosure for and your budget, but it’s important you know all three options exist to make the most informed decision for your product. In this blog post, we will take a
Modern technology has higher performance specifications than ever before. That’s making it more difficult for buyers to source outdoor metal enclosures that can stand up to today’s rigorous demands. In addition, the expectation is that these products will last longer than they did in previous decades. Outdoor metal enclosures can pose a unique set of
Maysteel backs the communities that support our team members and our facilities. Over the years, this has included our Dedication to Manufacturing Excellence scholarships, volunteering with local tech programs, and engineering and manufacturing internships. Our most recent opportunity came from local Wisconsin high school students near our Allenton, Wisconsin headquarters. The Village of Slinger, near Allenton, contacted Slinger High School to contribute to the Ice Age Trail. The Ice Age Trail expands over 1,000
With data centers running at capacity and technology evolving rapidly, quality racks need to be more than just cabinets for storing equipment. Modern facilities with high demand require storage solutions that will not only keep up but also reduce operational costs in new or existing spaces by preserving valuable floor space; optimizing airflow and cooling;
Technology is moving at the speed of light, and data centers are being pushed to rapidly expand. How can you quickly deploy your data center infrastructure? As data center construction was paused or delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many companies are turning to colocation models to quickly expand their footprint and support their virtual
A tangled mess of cables in your server racks is every data center tech’s worst nightmare. Imagine trying to fix a server error or diagnose a problem quickly, but you can’t without digging through an overgrown jungle of cables. Effective server rack cable management is more than just aesthetically pleasing. It can: Support current data center initiatives around airflow
Maysteel’s transparent polycarbonate Germ Guard barrier is ideal for retail environments, point of sale locations, commercial locations, and high traffic areas to help protect employees and customers Maysteel Industries, LLC (“Maysteel”), a complex sheet metal fabricator headquartered in Wisconsin, announced the launch of their polycarbonate Germ Guard accessory line to help prevent the spread of
Enclosures protect electrical equipment from indoor and outdoor hazards, but not all enclosures offer the same level of protection. Why is this important? Well, imagine this scenario: It’s a dreary, rainy Monday morning. It stormed all night, and you didn’t get much sleep. You’re really looking forward to swinging through the coffee shop. But, as