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Advanced Manufacturing Technologies Used in Aerospace
 
Advanced Manufacturing Now
September 13, 2017
 
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US Ranked No. 1 by PwC for Aerospace Attractiveness
LIGHTWEIGHTING: Now Comes the Hard Part
Automakers, suppliers have made vehicles lighter, but the task is getting more difficult. The industry has to balance safety and customer demand for more vehicle features.
Intuitive build software for additive manufacturing
Super Air Knife Replaces Noisy Blowers
EXAIR’s Super Air Knife delivers a uniform, high volume, high velocity sheet of air for blowoff, cooling and drying applications. Energy use is 1/3 that of typical blowoffs. Dramatically reduces air usage and noise when compared to other blowoffs – noise is under 70 dBA at 80 PSIG. Eliminates costly downtime of blowers. Large selection of sizes and materials available. Website offers detailed information, video. www.exair.com/167/523b.htm

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Auto Industry Feels Hurricane Harvey’s Impact
Huawei, Festo will Research how 5G and Cloud Robotics Can Transform Manufacturing
Huawei and Festo will explore the robot-as-a-service concept, which customizes robots and automated services for specific manufacturing tasks. With this concept, computing is shifted from the robot to the cloud — a low latency 5G radio network is used to link both.
Intuitive build software for additive manufacturing
Intuitive build software for additive manufacturing
With an intuitive workflow and easy navigation, the QuantAM build file preparation software accepts CAD exports in the form of STL data and allows you to prepare your model for the AM process. QuantAM is designed specifically for Renishaw AM platforms, allowing tighter integration into the machine control software and the ability to accurately and rapidly review all build files for Renishaw AM systems, including those from third party packages.

See us at WESTEC booth 1327

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CMMs Stake Their Claim
CMMs Stake Their Claim
With the growth of new sensing methods for metrology, from lasers to X-rays, one might think the venerable CMM might be fading from view. Nothing could be further from the truth.
Don’t Miss the 5th Annual ASSEMBLY Show in Rosemont, IL!
Don’t Miss the 5th Annual ASSEMBLY Show in Rosemont, IL!
Returning for a 5th year, The ASSEMBLY Show will offer 3 days of educational sessions, hundreds of exhibiting companies, a dynamic keynote speaker, Derek Harper of Faurecia, pre-show workshops, 2 exciting networking receptions and thousands of industry professionals including buyers and users of assembly equipment, products or services in manufacturing plants! Registration is for FREE through September 30th. Sign up today at www.theASSEMBLYshow.com and plan to join us on October 24-26 at The ASSEMBLY Show!

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Could Autonomous Cars be a Growth Opportunity for the Alcohol Industry?
Could Autonomous Cars be a Growth Opportunity for the Alcohol Industry?
Believe it or not — self-driving car "technology could help address mutual exclusivity of drinking and driving, which may enhance the growth rate of the alcohol market and on-trade sales at restaurants," according to Morgan Stanley.
>FREE Subscription to Digital Engineering (DE) Magazine
FREE Subscription to Digital Engineering (DE) Magazine
Start a FREE subscription to Digital Engineering (DE) magazine and get the latest news and analysis of technology for optimal engineering design. DE shows engineers how design, simulation and prototyping technologies can bring better products to market faster — while lowering overall development costs. Begin your FREE subscription today!

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Advanced Manufacturing Technologies Used in Aerospace
Advanced Manufacturing Technologies Used in Aerospace
The aerospace industry is often the first to come up with innovative advanced manufacturing approaches. Find out what the four advanced manufacturing technologies are!
Experience Cutting-Edge Manufacturing at CMTS 2017
Experience Cutting-Edge Manufacturing at CMTS 2017
Join thousands of manufacturing professionals, industry experts, and global leaders in machine tools and tooling, metalworking, and advanced manufacturing at Canada’s largest event for manufacturing technologies, best practices and industry connections.

Experience a diverse mix of live technology on display, unrivaled keynotes, technical sessions including the Advanced Manufacturing Canada and RAPID Canada conferences, and signature networking opportunities.

Special Offer! Register now and receive a FREE Exhibit Hall Pass ($50 value).

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Which Technologies Should Come First, Second, Third?
Which Technologies Should Come First, Second, Third?
Deciding what type of technology to invest in and why can seem overwhelming. Could you get a better ROI through automation and improved productivity, or through using analytics to identify inefficiencies and streamline processes?
Cost-Effective Additive Manufactured Tooling for Composites
Cost-Effective Additive Manufactured Tooling for Composites
Experts from Aurora Flight Sciences and Stratasys present on the state of additive manufacturing for composite tooling.

In this 30-Minute webinar:
  • Discover the cost and time-saving benefits of using FDM compared with traditional lay-up tools
  • Learn how Aurora Flight Sciences quickly and easily calculated the cost of each print
Find out more about the unique and creative design considerations Aurora used with ULTEM 1010™ to produce repeatable and reliable prints

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Here are 10 Cities Already Living in The Future
Here are 10 Cities Already Living in The Future
Cities in the US and around the world are playing host to some of the smartest innovations around. You may be familiar with some of these cities, and if you have a chance to visit any of them you might experience what could become a part of modern-day culture in the years to come first hand.
Italy will be Exhibiting at Leading US Manufacturing Events this Fall

Italy will be Exhibiting at Leading US Manufacturing Events this Fall

The Italian Trade Agency via its Machines Italia project will taking part at a number of US events this fall. So Visit us at these shows to see for yourself how digital manufacturing technologies from Italian solution providers are helping to fuel a new era in manufacturing:

World Maker Faire 2017
Pack Expo Las Vegas 2017
Fabtech Expo 2017

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Hannover Messe USA to Debut in Chicago in 2018
Hannover Messe USA to Debut in Chicago in 2018
The world’s leading trade show for industrial technology is spreading its wings. In September of 2018, Deutsche Messe is staging its first-ever HANNOVER MESSE in the US.
How to Digitize Your Factory and Achieve Shorter Time to Market and Increased Efficiency
Create Connections and Discover Manufacturing Solutions at SOUTH-TEC, October 24-26
Connect face-to-face with industry-leading suppliers at SOUTH-TEC. Discover how to utilize the latest technologies, equipment and software to grow your business. Visit more than 400 exhibiting companies showcasing the solutions you need to move your operations to the cutting edge and expand into new industries. Register today and get ready for this global manufacturing event right in your own back yard!

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Middle Market Companies as ‘Perfect Links’ in Supply Chain
Middle Market Companies as ‘Perfect Links’ in Supply Chain
There are about 200,000 middle market companies with annual sales of $10 million to $1 billion in the US. With this outsized presence in the marketplace, and their ability to quickly adapt to economic challenges, middle market firms are the “perfect link” in the supply chains for companies, both large and small.
 
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