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March 01, 2017
 
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NAM Says It's In Sync With Trump
NAM Says It's In Sync With Trump
The chief of the National Association of Manufactruers said the advocacy group is in sync with President Donald Trump. "The guy really cares about manufacturing," NAM chief Jay Timmons said in Detroit.
Yes, We're 3D Printing Woven Fiber Composites Now
Yes, We're 3D Printing Woven Fiber Composites Now
EnvisionTEC has been making professional-grade 3D printers for 15 years. Now, we’ve taken our deep experience with additive manufacturing to create the world’s first 3D printer for laminating thermoplastic-infused prepregs. It offers high repeatable quality, less labor and a wide range of available matrices, including carbon fiber and PEEK. CEO Al Siblani speaks about the technology at AERODEF on March 8. Learn more here
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Boeing to Invest $25M on First European Plant
Boeing to Invest $25M on First European Plant
Boeing plans to spend 20 million pounds ($25 million) to open a production facility in the U.K., Reuters reported. The plant will make actuators for Boeing's next-generation 737, 737 MAX and 777 aircraft, according to the company.
Take Control of your 3D Printing Workflow
Take Control of your 3D Printing Workflow
With 3D Printing there is no easy print button. Learn from industry experts like Google on how they have optimized their 3D printing workflow. Learn More
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Nuclear Energy Has a Murky Future in the US
Nuclear Energy Has a Murky Future in the US
Nuclear energy has an uncertain future, The New York Times says. Electricity demand is slowing and cheap natural gas hurts the economic case for nuclear power. Wind power is gaining momentum. The Times examines whether the US will remain a player in nuclear energy.
Make Large Parts with SMTCL's EGC2040 - Gantry Boring and Milling Center
Make Large Parts with SMTCL's EGC2040 - Gantry Boring and Milling Center
Designed for manufacturers of large parts, this highly reliable and cost effective machine features a German ZF gearbox for high torque, Heidenhain scales on the X, Y, & Z axes, and a 40 position automatic tool changer. Travels on the machine are 165” in X, 88” in Y, 31” in Z. Learn more at http://www.smtcl-americas.com.
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Boeing, Airbus Struggle to Keep Up With Orders
Boeing, Airbus Struggle to Keep Up With Orders
Boeing and Airbus, after years of surging orders, can't make aircraft fast enough, The Wall Street Journal reported. The industry is facing one of its steepest output increases since World War II.
10 Characteristics of a Grow Getter
10 Characteristics of a Grow Getter
High-growth companies are powered by people who understand what it takes to get set for growth. Individuals with the vision and drive to take their business to the next level. Download this white paper to learn more.
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Manufacturing Changes, Tech Emphasize Need for Lifelong Learning
Manufacturing Changes, Tech Emphasize Need for Lifelong Learning
New technology has widened the income gap between higher and lower skilled jobs in manufacturing and other fields, Rick Levin, a former Yale University president, writes in a guest column on Forbes.com. Lifelong education is necessary to ensure workers prosper, according to Levin.
Free e-Book Explains the Value of Data in Leak Testing
Free e-Book Explains the Value of Data in Leak Testing
At Sciemetric, we know the difference data makes in improving manufacturing processes. Download our e-Book, Why Your Leak Test Doesn’t Measure Up – and What Data Can Do About It, to learn how digital process signatures give you the insight needed to make your leak test the best it can be. Download Now
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Tesla Model 3 to Reach Volume Output in September
Tesla Model 3 to Reach Volume Output in September
Tesla Inc. says its mass-market Model 3 EV will reach volume production in September, Reuters reported. The Model 3 may determine if Tesla achieves sustained profitability. Meanwhile, CEO Elon Musk said the company may ask Wall Street for more cash, the news service said.
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