Week Schedule: Feb 1 - Feb 7

January 29th: Puzzle Day

Here are some of Bowden Manufacturing's Engineering Teammates putting their minds to work for Puzzle Day (Jan 29th!) It is more difficult than you think!!


Throwback Thursday!

Throwback Thursday!

Bowden Engineers, Kevin and Randy with Bowden COO, Wes from 2008!

January 28: Quality

Bowden Manufacturing Teammate, Brett Lausin (QA - Inspector), inspecting a CNC-Machined, titanium part for a customer.

Five Critical Themes in U.S. Manufacturing



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Ranked in the top 5 Industrial Markets in the U.S., Northeast Ohio has one of the highest concentrations of manufacturing companies with almost 10,000 facilities (NEOisGreat 06').

Bowden Manufacturing, located in Willoughby, Ohio, is a mainstay on this list! With[…]

January 27: Chocolate Cake Day

Here at Bowden Manufacturing we take Chocolate Cake Day VERY seriously!

2015 SHOT Show

Last week Bowden Manufacturing Teammates, Andy McCartney, Matt Hollis and Wes Holder made the trip out to Las Vegas to attend the Annual Shot Show! SHOT acronym stands for "Shooting, Hunting and Outdoor Trade" (show); The largest of its kind in the world! Newly equipped with FitBit bands, Bowden Teammates[…]

January 26: Bubble Wrap Appreciation Day!


Weekly Schedule: January 25-31

Days of the Week: January 25-31


January 23rd: Pie Day!

Here is Bowden Teammate Kevin, going in for second helpings for Pie Day! We had four different varieties: Blueberry, Peach, French Silk, Peanut Butter! What is your favorite flavor pie?

Teammate Birthday: David Ogden!

Happy Birthday to Bowden Teammate David Ogden!

Dave is our 3rd Shift Team Leader. Dave is highly respected by his teammates and has nearly 25 years here at Bowden Manufacturing. On the shop floor he is a hard worker, a precise technical leader, and is always willing to lend a hand no matter what the job[…]

Throwback Thursday: Before and After No-Shave November

Throwback Thursday

As Requested: Bowden Teammate, Cory Zikesch's Before and After pictures from No-Shave November!

3D Printing: A Useful Tool

The technology of 3D printing has been around since 1984 when Chuck Hull of 3D Systems Corporation pioneered the process. The technology has been steadily gaining steam in the industry since then. Personal 3D printing technology was nothing more than merely an idea a few years back. 3D Printer manufacturers[…]

Featured Positive Story of the Week: January 20th

Featured Positive Story of the Week:

Bowden Manufacturing Teammate, Sarah Eslinger, is known around here for her expertise in our Plastic Department. Comprising about 25% of our current production, our Plastic Department machines various Plastic Materials for the Medical/Healthcare Industry.  (Click Here[…]

January 19th: Popcorn Day


Positive Story of the Week: tecsis LP

Bowden Manufacturing had a very encouraging visit with Jim Siebold and Judy Fox from tecsis LP. Located in Worthington, Ohio, near Columbus,  Tecsis specializes in pressure transducers and sensors, load cells, and various custom engineered sensors. You can find Tecsis sensors in the oil and gas industry,[…]

Go Buckeyes!

Bowden Manufacturing Teammates came prepared in their Ohio State gear for the National Championship game tonight!

Teammate Birthday: Jessica Szekely!

Happy Birthday to Bowden Teammate Jessica Szekely!

Throwback Thursday: Customer Qualities

-- We appreciate good, old-fashioned, human contact! Cooperative, positive people who take the time to make a personal connection with others are the type of people who tend to make a Partnership work. Our experience shows, unquestionably, that on-site visits in both directions help create deeper[…]

January 6th: Bean Day Contest!

In recognition of  Bean Day (January 6th), we decided to have a little fun to start off the year at Bowden Manufacturing! 

Preventative Maintenance: Its Worth the Time.

Here at Bowden Manufacturing we house nearly 50 CNC Machines. Like any car, a well tuned CNC Machine requires regular maintenance, oil and filter changes.

AWT: Promoting Rewarding Careers in Manufacturing

On October 8th, 2014,  Bowden Manufacturing was part of the Think Manufacturing Expo held at Willoughby South High School. The event was hosted by AWT along with the Lake County Chambers of Commerce. It featured many of the areas top manufacturing companies and STEM-focused technical programs.  The Expo was[…]

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