Capital Spending Survey - Metalworking

Gardner Business Intelligence's Capital Spending Survey is an annual survey that collects statistics regarding budgeted spending on machine tools, testing equipment, software and more that are then projected across the metalworking industry based on plant size.

The 2020 Capital Spending Machine Tools Survey describes the state of the machine tool market as projected over the course of the next year. This survey includes an overall picture of the machine tool market in addition to specific machine tool types and demographic areas. Purchase includes a digital PDF download of the 2020 Capital Spending Machine Tools Survey.

Capital Spending Survey for Machine Tools

Projected spending in 2020 for the following categories:

  • 37 machine types
  • 13 industries
  • 13 states
  • 6 regions
  • 5 plant sizes

For each of the categories, the report details:

  • The 10-year history in spending with the projection for 2020
  • The motivation for buying
  • Where the spending will take place
  • Spending on the top 5 machine types
  • Spending in the top 5 industries
  • Spending by plant size

Purchase includes a digital PDF download of the report. Please refer to the reports listed below for additional report descriptions related to segmented deep dive reports.

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The 2020 Capital Spending Survey for Tooling describes the state of the tooling market as projected over the course of the next year. This survey includes an overall picture of the tooling market in addition to specific types of tooling and demographic areas. Purchase includes a digital PDF download of the 2020 Capital Spending Survey for Tooling.

2019 Capital Spending Survey for Tooling

Projected spending in 2020 for the following categories:

  • 39 types of tooling
  • 11 Industries
  • 6 regions
  • 9 States
  • 5 plant sizes

For each of the categories, the report details:

  • The 10-year trend in spending with the projection for 2020
  • The motivation for buying
  • Where the spending will take place
  • Spending on the top 39 tooling types
  • Spending in the top 11 industries
  • Spending by plant size

Purchase includes a digital PDF download of the report. Please refer to the reports listed below for additional report descriptions related to segmented deep dive reports.

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The 2020 Capital Spending Survey for Workholding describes the state of the workholding market as projected over the course of the next year. This survey includes an overall picture of the workholding market in addition to specific workholding types and demographic areas. Purchase includes a digital PDF download of the 2020 Capital Spending Survey for Workholding.

2020 Capital Spending Survey for Workholding

Projected spending in 2020 for the following categories:

  • 15 different workholding devices
  • 10 industries
  • 6 regions
  • 5 plant sizes
  • 9 states

For each of the categories, the report details:

  • The 10-year trend in spending with the projection for 2020
  • The motivation for buying
  • Where the spending will take place
  • Spending on the top 15 workholding types
  • Spending in the top 10 industries
  • Spending by plant size

Purchase includes a digital PDF download of the report. Please refer to the reports listed below for additional report descriptions related to segmented deep dive reports.

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The 2020 Capital Spending Additive at Machine Shops Survey describes the state of the metal additive equipment market as projected over the course of the next year. This survey includes an overall picture of the market in addition to specific equipment types and demographic areas. Purchase includes a digital PDF download of the 2020 Capital Spending Additive at Machine Shops Survey. Note- we significantly increased the depth of our additive equipment questions last year. As a result, we don’t have previous years of data for some equipment types presented in the report.

2020 Capital Spending Survey for Additive in Machine Shops

Projected spending in 2020 for the following categories:

  • 7 equipment types
  • 3 Industries
  • 6 regions
  • 5 plant sizes

For each of the categories, the report details:

  • The motivation for buying
  • Where the spending will take place
  • Spending on the top 5 machine types
  • Spending in the top 5 industries
  • Spending by plant size

Purchase includes a digital PDF download of the report. Please refer to the reports listed below for additional report descriptions related to segmented deep dive reports.

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The 2020 Capital Spending Robots Survey describes the state of the industrial market for robots as projected over the course of the next year. This survey includes an overall picture of the market in addition to specific robot types and demographic areas. Purchase includes a digital PDF download of the 2020 Capital Spending Robots Survey.

Capital Spending Survey for Robots

Projected spending in 2020 for the following categories:

  • 6 robot types
  • 4 industries
  • 6 regions
  • 5 plant sizes

For each of the categories, the report details:

  • The 10-year history in spending with the projection for 2020
  • The motivation for buying
  • Where the spending will take place
  • Spending on the top 6 robot types
  • Spending in the top 4 industries
  • Spending by plant size

Purchase includes a digital PDF download of the report. Please refer to the reports listed below for additional report descriptions related to segmented deep dive reports.

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The 2020 Capital Spending Survey for Metalworking Software describes the state of the software market in metalworking as projected over the course of the next year. This survey includes an overall picture of the software market in metalworking in addition to specific software types and demographic areas. Purchase includes a digital PDF download of the 2019 Capital Spending Survey for Metalworking Software.

2020 Capital Spending Survey for Metalworking Software

Projected spending in 2020 for the following categories:

  • 8 software types
  • 12 Industries
  • 9 states
  • 6 regions
  • 5 plant sizes

For each of the categories, the report details:

  • The motivation for buying
  • Where the spending will take place
  • Spending on the top 3 software types
  • Spending in the top 5 industries
  • Spending by plant size

Purchase includes a digital PDF download of the report. Please refer to the reports listed below for additional report descriptions related to segmented deep dive reports.

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The 2020 Capital Spending Survey for Inspection/Measurement in Metalworking describes the state of the inspection/measurement market in metalworking as projected over the course of the next year. This survey includes an overall picture of the inspection/measurement market in metalworking in addition to specific inspection/measurement types and demographic areas. Purchase includes a digital PDF download of the 2020 Capital Spending Survey for Inspection/Measurement in Metalworking.

2020 Capital Spending Survey for Inspection/Measurement in Metalworking

Projected spending in 2020 for the following categories:

  • 6 inspection/measurement equipment types
  • 13 Industries
  • 13 states
  • 6 regions
  • 5 plant sizes

For each of the categories, the report details:

  • The 10-year history in spending with the projection for 2020
  • The motivation for buying
  • Where the spending will take place
  • Spending on the top 5 inspection/measurement types
  • Spending in the top 5 industries
  • Spending by plant size

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The 2019 Capital Spending Metalworking Bundle includes all 5 detailed metalworking reports. Each report describes the state of that particular market segment as projected over the course of the next year. Refer to each report for more in-depth details.

Capital Spending Metalworking Bundle

Included in the bundle:

Each report includes a section dedicated to:

  • Machine/Product Type
  • Industry
  • Region/State
  • Plant Size

Each section details

  • Projected 2019 spending
  • Historical trend for up to 10 years
  • Reasons for purchase (as applies)
  • Top machine/product types, industries, regions/states and plant sizes (as applies)

Purchase includes digital PDF downloads of all 5 reports.

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The 2020 Capital Spending survey describes the state of the US metalworking market as projected for the next year. This report includes the following:

Capital Spending Executive Summary

A projection of the US market’s spending in 2020 on 113 categories of machine tools, tooling, workholding, additive manufacturing equipment, and industrial robots.

  • A 12-year history of spending on each of machine tools, tooling, and workholding equipment.
  • A projection of the US market’s spending in 2020 on 113 categories of machine tools, tooling, workholding, additive manufacturing equipment, and industrial robots.

Purchase includes a digital PDF download of the report. Please refer to the reports listed below for additional report descriptions related to segmented deep dive reports.

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