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Data & Stats
performs "dynamic computations based on a vast collection of built-in data, algorithms, and methods." Best general search engine for finding data quickly.
Society of Manufacturing Engineers
American Society for Quality
Institute of Industrial Engineers
Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences
Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics
Best Manufacturing Practices
The Office of Naval Research's Best Manufacturing Practices (BMP) Program was created in 1985 to help businesses identify, research, and promote exceptional manufacturing practices, methods, and procedures.
provides data and online calculators for mechanical design and manufacturing engineers.
Industrial Engineering Terminology
Over 12,000 entries have been compiled from the latest edition of the publication Industrial Engineering Terminology, an official standard of the American National Standards Institute.
INFORMS OR/MS Resources
is a page for pointers to all aspects of operations research and the management sciences (not just INFORMS sites).
"IQS® is comprised of product/service specific vertical website directories representing American industrial manufacturers..." Provides links to companies' websites, product catalogs, distributors, and contact info.
"provides information and services for manufacturing professionals, industry-specific news and research, economic reports, editorial content from well-known trade publications, marketplaces for books, industry standards, and much more."
formerly known as the Thomas Register. Locate suppliers, product sources, and CAD drawings.
by ThomasNet.com. Locate specific and often hard-to-find industrial parts, components, and products.
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