Manufacturing and Automation - Articles, Stories & Interviews
For the items that can be re-shored, it has been difficult to find talented craftsmen and women to meet the increased and sudden demand. The labor market is tight and we have lost a generation of manufacturers in the USA.
By 3D printing custom aesthetics for prosthetic legs, creator Christophe Debard is able showcase his prosthetic personality and enable accessibility for as many people as possible.
PrinterPrezz Opens First Bay Area 3D Print and Nanotech Innovation Center for Design, Development and Manufacturing of Advanced Medical Devices
“3D printing has the potential to revolutionize how the world thinks about developing advanced medical devices, but in the current ecosystem, it takes too long to go from concept to product,” said Shri Shetty, co-founder and CEO of PrinterPrezz.
The manufacturing sector currently contributes £6.7 trillion to the global economy. Despite being subject to regular negative reports, the UK continues to play a significant role in the evolution and growth of global manufacturing.
How can controls, automation, and instrumentation help with integration and use of Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) technologies?
When plant operators turn to a virtual desktop infrastructure to run their industrial plant processes, they need an endpoint device that can reliably deliver the efficiency they are looking for in spite of harsh plant conditions.
Graphical representation of an idea often falls short of the impact of a 3 dimensional expression of the concept. Cars utilizing 3D printed components have graced auto shows for years.
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This machine builds everything from homes and commercial buildings, to infrastructure such as roads and bridges.
FROM FANTASY TO REALITY: FORD'S NEW $45 MILLION ADVANCED MANUFACTURING CENTER BRINGING THE FUTURE TO LIFE - TODAY
Ford, which leads North American automakers in manufacturing capacity utilization, will ramp up prototyping including 3D printing, augmented and virtual reality, robotics and much more at its new facility before bringing tested innovations to auto plants across the globe
Stratasys PolyJet technology and Materialise FDA-cleared software now most versatile 3D printing system for hospitals and physicians to build anatomical models at the point-of-care
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Cementex, the safety tool specialists, announces that the color of the company's Arc Flash Resistant PPE Task Wear Face Shield has changed from green to gray.
Integration Objects' OPC UA Latest Release: easy way to expose data from your database using OPC UA Server for Databases
Integration Objects announced the release of its OPC UA Server for Databases. OPC UA has become the number one communication standard used for interoperability across the enterprise, from machine-to-machine, machine-to-enterprise and everything in-between. Using this interoperability standard, OPC UA Server for Databases provides an OPC UA connector on top of the standard and the most used databases today.
Featuring the EXO Crimp Frame® with the EXO-EX and the EZ-RJ45® Interchangeable Dies, the EXO Termination Kits Supply Everything Needed to Terminate Cat5e, Cat6, and Cat6A Cables
Featured precision tooling meets the rigorous demands of machining difficult energy components like fluid end blocks and other high-pressure field equipment.
Artificial Intelligence Startup Leading Effort to Bring Analytics to Manufacturing
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Dynatect's Gortite VF (Vertical Fabric) Automated Machine Safety Door is intended for automation and safe machine access to minimize cycle time and maximize production time. The automated roll-up door separates machines with hazardous operations from other processes, material handling equipment, and people. The Gortite VF Door contains typical machine/process generated hazards including light debris, fluid splatter/mist, and weld smoke/sparks/flash.
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CENIT provides state-of-the-art software and service components to develop and implement reality-based digital manufacturing solutions. Our simulation suite contains all necessary tools for system integration companies and end users in the areas of sales and marketing, robot & work cell offline programming and simulation, controller validation / virtual commissioning as well as factory simulation.