Shop Floor Lasers Magazine

Shop Floor Lasers is an e-magazine centered on turnkey laser systems. With an editorial mission to inform executives within fabrication shops, machine shops, stampers, OEMs and metal service centers, Shop Floor Lasers will publish practical, how-to information written by the top laser experts in the industry. This new publication will cover the range of laser-cutting, marking and welding technologies, including CO2, fiber, disk, YAG and diode lasers, plus the software and automation that make them productive.


Abbe Miller, Editor in Chief

Abbe Miller has written for the steel industry since 2006, working for publications like FFJournal, Modern Metals and Shop Floor Laser’s sister publication, Fab Shop Direct. She earned her journalism degree from Columbia College Chicago, focusing her studies on magazine publishing. When she’s not writing about the latest technology advancements in fabricating, she’s taking in the diverse food, music and art scenes in her hometown of Chicago.

Susan Woods, Senior Editor

Susan Woods has been writing about various manufacturing topics since 2003. She has covered a range of topics on machining and fabrication aimed at large manufacturers and small job shops. Susan has a bachelor’s degree from Western Illinois University and resides in the Chicagoland area with her husband and two children.