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Wednesday, May 4, 2022 is National Skilled Trades Day

City Machine Technologies, Inc. established National Skilled Trades Day to increase awareness about the benefits of skilled trades jobs in the United States and celebrate skilled trades workers. National Skilled Trades Day is observed on the first Wednesday in May annually, as proclaimed by the Registrar at National Day Calendar.

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Crane brake repairs at CMT

What does a crane brake do? Crane brakes provide stopping and holding functions that secure the lifted loads in hoist applications. Crane brakes are often referred to as shoe brakes and have many moving parts. Brakes have many parts such as brake shoes, pins, bushings, keepers and springs, that wear

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Consider a career in the skilled trades

Thinking of a career after high school or a career change now? Consider learning a trade. At CMT, we hire machinists and mechanics. There are good opportunities at CMT, as well as other places in town. With a trade, you can learn and earn while going to school without the

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Blower wheel and motor repairs available at CMT

Blower wheels are the main component in air handling equipment. CMT can evaluate the wheel and motor and offer: ultrasonic and magnaflux testing; machine housings, shafts and hubs; fabricate new components and dynamic balance through several thousand pounds at our facility or on-site.

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CMT repairs water-cooled motors

Water-cooled motors are designed for high ambient conditions, locations with space constraints and high-density requirements. While water-cooled motor designs vary, the most common is a jacket that has galleys to allow coolant to flow around the core iron to absorb heat. In a high ambient location, the cooling allows the

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