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20 Jun 2014  |  Global
Francis Bitonti, Principle and Founder of the Francis Bitonti Studio, blew a few minds at the Manufacturing Leadership Summit held in Palm Beach, Florida in June 2014, as he walked us through how his studio uses a blend of computer-driven techniques and cutting-edge manufacturing technologies to design, construct, and manufacture some fairly other ...
26 Feb 2016  |  Global
At the Manufacturing Leadership Council’s special "Manufacturing 4.0 in Action" event in Nuremberg, Germany, last November, a member of the audience raised the very pertinent question of standards in the M4.0 era. What standards around system interoperability and software could manufacturers rely upon as they moved toward greater connectivity bo...
15 Mar 2015  |  Asia Pacific
In his opening speech at China's annual National People's Congress in Beijing in March 2015, Premier Li Keqiang highlighted a new strategic plan, called 'Made In China 2025', to reform and reinvigorate Chinese industry over the next ten years around the country's own smart manufacturing initiative
20 Apr 2015  |  Global
Some analysts like to talk about the hype cycle for emerging technologies. In the early phases of a new technology's life cycle, expectations can quickly reach a peak of sometimes unjustified excitement which is quickly followed by a trough of disillusionment and a gradual realization of the technology's true potential for productivity.
12 May 2015  |  Global
We all know the Internet of Things (IoT) will dramatically change the products we manufacture and use, making them smart, connected, and, ultimately, more autonomous. But what impact will the IoT and all of those smart products have on the cultures and organizational structures of the companies that manufacture them?
24 Jun 2015  |  North America
Toyota has announced plans to invest $1 billion to build a new manufacturing plant in Central Mexico and to shift production at several of its other North American plants, all part of the automotive giants plans to reengineer its global manufacturing system in order to reduce costs and increase flexibility
13 Jul 2014  |  Global
The high tech industry and its supporting cast of research firms and consultancies are all abuzz these days with the idea of the 'Internet of Things'. The trend they think they have identified is that every conceivable physical object in the world will likely become IP-enabled, leading to a massive new era of innovation with significant new opportu...
10 Nov 2017  |  Global
This issue of Advanced Manufacturing TOE highlights developments and advancements in 3D printing of ceramics and silicone, microwires, robot programming, and robot security. The Advanced Manufacturing TechVision Opportunity Engine (TOE) covers global innovations and developments related to manufacturing and industrial automation on a weekly basis...
15 Sep 2017  |  Global
This issue of Advanced Manufacturing TOE highlights innovations and developments in 3D printing for stretchable electronics, electronic circuits and dental applications; wireless charging of robots; and robotic sorters. The Advanced Manufacturing TechVision Opportunity Engine (TOE) covers global innovations and developments related to manufacturin...
22 Sep 2017  |  Global
Advancements in IIOT/Data Integration, Large Volume 3D Printing, Horizontal Machining, Pulsed Fiber Laser Welding, and Autonomous Mobile Robots
This issue of Advanced Manufacturing TOE identifies advancements in Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) and data aggregation technology, large build volume fused filament fabrication 3D printers, horizontal machining centers for machining aircraft parts, pulsed fiber laser welding, and autonomous mobile robots enabling improved material handling. ...