What types of CNC machines will smart factories demand? Will software or hardware rule?

Different types of CNC machines will appear in smart factories. Here's what you need to know about upgrading and updating your machines.

Smart Plastic Materials for Flexible Electronics Could Be a Game Changer

Researchers have worked over the last few decades to develop the next generation of electronics. The ultimate goal is to make components flexible and conformable, allowing new types to hit the market.

Proving Out Metal AM for Distributed Manufacturing on a Global Scale

Network of contract manufacturers enables IMI Critical and Velo3D to print the same certified part in six locations and three different countries

Why Cloud Computing is Essential for the Modern Manufacturing Industry?

Cloud computing's role in manufacturing has grown exponentially, from acquiring environmental data of machines to supply chain management through IoT applications and other advanced technologies.

Flexible feeding for a smarter production line

Vibratory feeders are used to align and feed small products and parts during the assembly and production process using gravity and vibrations. They are a common element of many operations and an effective way of automating production lines.

Accelerating Reshoring Strategies Spur CEOs To Modernize America's Vast Manufacturing Industry, The Latest "Building American Manufacturing Resilience" Poll With Forbes And Zogby Reveals

Nearly Two-Thirds Believe America's Vast Manufacturing Industry Can Solve The World's Supply Chain Concerns. More Than 70% Of CEOs Are Investing In Automation, Digital Workflows And R&D, And More Than Half Are Investing In Artificial Intelligence.

Do quality managers really want fully autonomous visual inspection?

Autonomous quality inspection solutions that are premised on the idea that the human user might make a mistake promise the highest level of automation. However, surely it is better to utilise the user.

How an ERP can help cut manufacturing costs

This article explores in detail how ERP implementation can help manufacturers reduce costs and, as a result, become more profitable.

Sustainability and Plastic Injection Molding in the Automotive Industry

With the ability to use various materials to produce automotive components, car manufacturers will turn to the plastic injection molding industry as the solution.

Japanese Robot Manufacturer relies on Digital Twin by CENIT

FASTSUITE E2 technology provides powerful foundation for digital twinning and offline programming at Sugino Machine

Automating Equipment Maintenance Essential for Fire Safety in Facilities

According to the National Fire Protection Association, an effective sprinkler system can reduce the chances of perishing in a fire by 33%-75% and lower property damage by 50%-60%. It also found that 59% of sprinkler systems were off in cases where they did not activate.

QUALITY AND VALIDATION IN 3D PRINTING

In this article, we get a behind-the-scenes perspective on quality and validation from Alessandro Catania, Quality and Compliance Manager at 3DPRINTUK.

HORIZON LAUNCHES BREAKTHROUGH TECHNOLOGY AT FORMNEXT 2022

Horizon Microtechnologies commercially launched it ground-breaking template-based 3D-microfabrication technology, which produces conductive micro additive manufacturing (micro-AM) derived parts with micrometer scale precision.

ICON TO DEVELOP LUNAR SURFACE CONSTRUCTION SYSTEM WITH $57.2 MILLION NASA AWARD

SBIR Phase III Contract Furthers ICON's Space-based Construction Technology Developments & Will Target Humanity's First-ever Construction on Another Planetary Body

Industry 4.0 Needs Automated Power Sources

Decision-makers developing their Industry 4.0 strategies must consider how to ensure their facilities stay running during electricity disruptions. One possibility is to explore automated smart power sources.

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