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Advanced Manufacturing Now
September 06, 2017
 
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US Ranked No. 1 by PwC for Aerospace Attractiveness
US Ranked No. 1 by PwC for Aerospace ‘Attractiveness’
The United States is the top-rated nation for aerospace “attractiveness,” according to an annual report issued by consulting company PricewaterhouseCoopers.The US received the ranking “as a result of the aerospace industry’s significant scale” as well as its economy “and active defense posture,” PwC said.
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.

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Auto Industry Feels Hurricane Harvey’s Impact
Auto Industry Feels Hurricane Harvey’s Impact
Hurricane Harvey has shaken a part of the automotive industry. Major portions of Texas' southeast region are under water with little or no relief in sight. There are as many as 500,000 vehicles estimated to be destroyed by Hurricane Harvey and hundreds of car dealers shut down by the unprecedented flooding.
Acquire ISO 10360-7 Certified Measurement Results
Acquire ISO 10360-7 Certified Measurement Results
Save thousands on the digital measuring projector that gives you the confidence you need. Placing a little extra focus on your quality can yield big dividends. The ZEISS O-SELECT digital measuring projector combines ISO 10360-7 certified measurement, flexible illumination, automated alignment and full network compatibility. Save $9,000 on a system that provides easy access to the data you need to confidently master your customer and regulatory requirements.

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Manufacturing Adds 36,000 Jobs, Paced by Durable Goods
Manufacturing Adds 36,000 Jobs, Paced by Durable Goods
US manufacturers added 36,000 jobs in August paced by makers of durable goods, especially motorized vehicles and parts. It was the best manufacturing job performance of 2017.
A Patented Deburring Solution Unlike Any Other. One Tool for All Your Manual and Automated Deburring Needs
A Patented Deburring Solution Unlike Any Other. One Tool for All Your Manual and Automated Deburring Needs
Deburring of cross-drilled holes…one of the most nagging problems in manufacturing. J.W. Done Corp. developed the ORBITOOL® in response to this situation. It is the only tool capable of manual and automated deburring of cross-drilled intersections. The operation can be tailored to leave a minimally broken edge or a blended radius. If it doesn't work on your application, send it back for a full refund. Guaranteed! Click video for more information!

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Great Wall Motor Co. Says It's Watching Fiat Chrysler, but No Talks Yet
Great Wall Motor Co. Says It's Watching Fiat Chrysler, but No Talks Yet
Chinese automaker Great Wall Motor Co. Ltd reiterated its interest in Fiat Chrysler Automobiles last week. China’s largest SUV manufacturer, and seventh-largest automaker in China, made a direct overture to Fiat Chrysler, with an official saying the company was interested in all or part of FCA, owner of the Jeep and Ram truck brands.
Getting Your Information from the Shop Floor to the Top Floor
Getting Your Information from the Shop Floor to the Top Floor
Project Manufacturing is a complex and ever evolving landscape of requirements, materials, and workforce working together to deliver world class products. Manufacturers face some very similar challenges to improve efficiency and quality while driving down costs. Making sure what was designed matches what was ordered and consequently what was manufactured and delivered is what sets successful business apart. Delivering timely shop floor data to management so priorities are proactive instead of reactive sets successful operations team apart. Which side is your business on?

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Advanced Pizza Delivery Technology
Advanced Pizza Delivery Technology
This month Ford Motor Co. and Domino’s Pizza Inc. will test Michigan consumers’ reactions to having their pizza pies delivered via self-driving vehicles. Australia-based Domino’s Pizza Enterprises, the Ann Arbor-based company’s largest independent franchisee, has already tested delivery to customers in New Zealand via drone and self-driving robot.
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Printed, Flexible, Rechargeable Battery Powers Wearable Sensors
Printed, Flexible, Rechargeable Battery Powers Wearable Sensors
Nanoengineers at the University of California San Diego have developed the first printed battery that is flexible, stretchable, and rechargeable. These zinc batteries could be used to power everything from wearable sensors to solar cells and other kinds of electronics.
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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Where is the Nation's Highest Concentration of Robots in the Workforce?
Where is the Nation's Highest Concentration of Robots in the Workforce?
Toledo has the highest concentration of industrial robots relative to its workforce of anywhere in the US. As part of an upcoming report on disruptive effects of automation, the Brookings Institution is pinpointing where the country’s robotic footholds have been gained.
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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Trends in Workers’ Compensation
Trends in Workers’ Compensation
Workers’ compensation – payment and other benefits for injured workers – is one of the thornier issues facing manufacturers today. How does an employer maintain an insurance policy catered to employees’ needs while keeping an eye on its bottom line?
How to Digitize Your Factory and Achieve Shorter Time to Market and Increased Efficiency
How to Digitize Your Factory and Achieve Shorter Time to Market and Increased Efficiency
Industrie 4.0, can be described as the consistent and automated use of every available fact, data and forecast to control the operational processes necessary to engage the market in the best possible way. This whitepaper explains how to launch your digital journey, download your copy now.

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Harvey's Impact On Energy Market
Harvey's Impact On Energy Market
The five largest oil refineries in the U.S. are on the Texas and Louisiana Gulf Coast, and the two largest refineries in the country are in the vicinity of Houston. How will Hurricane Harvey and the severe flooding in the Houston area impact the oil market? 
 
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