Questline® was created to deliver one-on-one technical and business-oriented information to their clients. It began as a team of researchers, engineers, economic development professionals that provided fast technical information and business assistance.
Questline®has evolved, combining the original customer services, research and communication strengths with a business-development and revenue-generating focus. North West REC is pleased to be one of more than 300 organizations across the United States that has made the Questline® Tools available free to our member/consumers. Those tools include comprehensive technical information and problem solving service for a number of topics.
Electricity: Power quality & power analysis, Motors/Drives/Lights, Energy efficiency determinations, Gas versus electric - costing, Electro technology assessments
Industry/Company Profiles: Economic status of segments, Economic development by city, region, Market projections
Technology/Process Assistance: Shop floor troubleshooting, Assessment of alternative technologies Material/equipment substitution, Identification of technical consultants
Location of Critical Services: Equipment suppliers/material vendors, Manufacturers of unique materials, Sources for training courses, Retrofit/repair of machinery
Miscellaneous Information & Research: Literature searches, Web searches, Patent searches
Materials Information: paper, wood, metal, etc., Joining/Bonding/Welding, Forming/Fabrication, Plating and Finishing, Material properties, Machining - speeds, feeds, specifications
Regulatory/Environment: PUCO / OSHA / EPA regulations, Painting VOC control, Plating waste, Refrigeration/CFC's, Scrap disposal/use