Introductory section provides a summary overview of the remanufacturing industry and defines terms commonly used with regard to remanufactured products, and quarterly magazine provides news and information for remanufacturing professionals and features pre- and post-conference coverage of the APRA's International Big R Show event. Introductory section and magazine are available free online.
Engine Builder Magazine
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Monthly magazine provides news and information for custom engine rebuilders, with special features including the "Machine Shop Market Profile" described immediately below and the "Salary & Benefits Survey" which provides average hourly wage and salary data for job positions ranging from owner to teardown technician by geographic region. Digital editions of the publication are available free online.
Machine Shop Market Profile
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Annual survey provides monthly production data for complete engines, long and short engine blocks, cylinder heads, and crankshafts and summarizes participant responses to questions regarding types of rebuilt engine customers, machining/rebuilding production, most profitable market segments, new markets, biggest current problem, and top competitive challenges impacting sales of rebuilt engines.
Quarterly trade magazine features news and information for industry professionals who build, rebuild, and install internal combustion engines, with topics addressed in each issue including industry news, machine shop management, engine machining practices, technical bulletins, trade conferences, and product news and information. Current and archived issues of the magazine are available free online.
Comprehensive market research report provides a detailed analysis of this product sector in the U.S. and selected other countries, with information provided in this report including historical and forecast sales and market shares for remanufactured parts and firms profiled including Marshal Engines, Inc., ATC Drivetrain, Inc., CARDONE Industries, Inc., and Jasper Engines & Transmission Exchange, Inc.
Comprehensive study provides in-depth analysis of this market sector on a global and regional basis, with data provided including market size and forecast by component type (e.g., engine, transmission, electrical and electronic, wheels and brakes, A/C compressor, steering, fuel system, and others) and vehicle type (e.g., passenger, light commercial, heavy commercial, off-road, and all-terrain vehicles).
Market analysis report provides industry statistics for a user-defined area on a national, state, county, metro area, or zip code level, with data provided including number of companies, market volume and sales trends, average company sales, sales per employee, staffing and employment trends, average employee wage, and business start up activity and failure rates. Sample report can be viewed online.
Financial benchmarking section of these reports provides an analysis of industry profit and expenses as a percentage of revenues for companies that remanufacture parts used in electrical, brake, clutch steering, and suspension systems; remanufacture automatic and manual transmissions, differentials, transfer cases, and torque convertors; and rebuild or remanufacture motor vehicle engines and parts.
Free online service provides salary, bonus, and hourly wage data for job positions in this sector such as operations manager, manufacturing engineer, mechanical engineer, purchasing manager, supply chain analyst, and senior buyer, with manufacturers for which salary or hourly wage data is provided including CARDONE Industries, Inc., SRC Holdings Corporation, and Jasper Engines Exchange, Inc.
Annual wage survey provides hourly and annual wage data on a national, state, and local area basis for production workers who construct, assemble, or rebuild engines, turbines, and similar equipment, with industries for which wage data is reported separately on a national basis including motor vehicle gasoline engine and parts manufacturing and/or rebuilding. Survey results can be viewed free online.