Manufacturing and Automation - Articles, Stories & Interviews

PRECISION MOLDING & THE INTERNET OF THINGS

While most analysis of the IoT is in respect of its positive influence on manufacturing processes, the growth in the IoT also opens up huge possibilities for micro molding as there is burgeoning demand for a variety of new and innovative micro devices.

How To Improve Production With Autonomous Maintenance

Autonomous Maintenance is one of eight pillars that make up Total Productive Maintenance (TPM). It’s also one of the most important activities that eventually determine the success of any TPM implementation project.

MAKING FASTER FLIGHT MAINTENANCE POSSIBLE

Satair, an Airbus services company, wanted to expedite aircraft maintenance through on-demand tools manufacturing. Fast Radius worked with Satair to deliver an innovative multi-process manufacturing solution that has the potential to transform the aerospace market.

AR & VR in Manufacturing - Q&A with Will Gee, CEO of Balti Virtual

Balti Virtual recently piloted an immersive training experience for The Army, which replaced a slide deck and video. The result was a gamified training experience that created more engagement and better retention than traditional methods.

Xcentric Mold offers Resources to Keep Design Skills Sharp for the Ramp Up

In a world waiting to take its next move after the COVID-19 pandemic, we'd like to offer you and your team design resources for injection molded parts to help keep skills sharp during this uncertain time.

How to Keep Your Manufacturing Plant Clean

Manufacturing plant cleanliness was a hugely important topic long before the global outbreak of COVID-19. However, recent events have thrown this issue into even sharper relief.

ERIKS: Working Clean, Certified, and in Control with 3D Printing

ERIKS offers technical components and related services to all sections of industry. And by adding 3D printing technology to its workflow, ERIKS is able to provide its customers with a service that holds the potential to shake up industries around the globe.

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3D Systems Announces First-to-Market Enhancements to Reverse Engineering Software - Enabling Increased Efficiency & Accuracy across Broad Application Portfolio

-Unique unroll/reroll function in Geomagic® Design X enables a new modeling workflow for complex revolved parts resulting in a 94% efficiency improvement. -Geomagic Design X's new features for hybrid surfacing workflows accelerate productivity, improve downstream CAD re-us

Five Strategies for Finding New Suppliers Outside of Your Regular Network

Whether it is because they are switching production from clothing to personal protective equipment (PPE) or because their regular suppliers are suddenly unavailable, many procurement teams are now searching for new suppliers under significant time pressure.

LASER INTERFEROMETERY - AN ENABLING TECHNOLOGY FOR OPTIMIZED AUTOMATED MANUFACTURING

Precision Beryllium mirror manufacturer, Cambridge Technology, explains how the use of best-in-class interferometry hardware and software solutions has streamlined its manufacturing processes and added efficiencies as well as time and cost-savings across the company.

Manufacturing and Automation - News Headlines

CoreShop Solutions, Perfion: New Partnership formed for North America

Coreshop Solutions, LLC (CSS) and Perfion, Inc. (Perfion) formally announced its partnership for a North American strategic alliance. Perfion is a global leader in Product Information Management (PIM) solutions for enterprise and CSS is a world class solutions provider based in Europe.

Boosting SME adoption of exoskeletons in construction and manufacturing industries

A new initiative aims to accelerate the adoption of exoskeletons into construction and industrial manufacturing SMEs across Europe's North Sea Region. EXSKALLERATE, which launched in January, will over the next three years enhance SME competitiveness and occupational health by transforming the North Sea Region into a leading exoskeleton ecosystem.

Southco Refreshes Successful Hood Latch With New Ultra-thin Design

SOUTHCO®, a leader in engineered access hardware, has refreshed its successful line of hood latches to accommodate the space limitations of next-generation servers and data centers.

Southco Expands Display Mount Series with Solutions Designed for Easy Mounting and Extended Travel Distances

SOUTHCO®, a leader in engineered access hardware, has added to its AV Display Mount offering with new solutions for height adjustment and mounting.

Oklahoma Aerospace Manufacturers Pivot to Supply Critical PPE Devices to First Responders and Healthcare Teams Across the State

Rapid Application Group leads collaboration to enable thousands of FDA approved devices produced using additive manufacturing

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Thomas R. Cutler: Leading Manufacturing Journalist Worldwide

Thomas R. Cutler: Leading Manufacturing Journalist Worldwide

Cutler has authored more than 7000 articles for a wide range of manufacturing periodicals, industrial publications, and business journals including most of the leading monthly trade publications.

Manufacturing and Automation - Featured Company

Pleora Technologies

Pleora Technologies

Pleora Technologies invented high-performance frame grabbers and embedded hardware for the delivery of video over Gigabit Ethernet, and leads the market in video interfaces for USB 3.0 and wireless. Pleora engineers reliable video interface solutions for system manufacturers and camera companies serving the military, medical, and industrial automation sectors, with a focus on shortening time-to-market, reducing risk, and lowering system costs. Visit www.pleora.com