This five-minute film looks at a student team from Rock Valley College working on a real-world project for a contract manufacturer, Clinkenbeard. For prospec...
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Manufactured and Modular Home News - The purchase of a new home is an exciting time for everyone. At times, it might even be a challenge just to stop daydreaming about how wonderful your new h
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Greece is headed for a showdown with its creditors Thursday that may result in a debt default and an exit from the euro.
How Advanced Manufacturing is Revolutionizing American Manufacturing
Have you heard of advanced manufacturing? This broad yet significant methodology is revolutionizing the American manufacturing industry, paying the way for innovative new processes. So, what is advanced manufacturing, and how will it impact American manufacturing in the months and years to come Overview of Advanced Manufacturing Advanced manufacturing is a general term for the use of advanced technology — keyword being “advanced” — to improve…
The Manufacturing Matters Survey highlights just how crucial manufacturing is for IL
Rick Pearson talks to Mark Denzler, President and CEO of the Illinois Manufacturer's Association (IMA), about the recently adjourned legislative session and what's to come when working with Governor Pritzker as the year progresses. As the IMA just completed a new study titled "Manufacturing Matters", Mark discusses the results and explains just how vital the manufacturing sector is for the state.
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By the morning of the second day at the AMUG conference, the meme “Cool sh...t” was in full use. And after listening to Dr. Lonnie Love of Oak Ridge National Laboratories and all the #cool sh..t going on there, and Graham Trohman and Stefan Ritt and all the #cool sh…t going on in China and the rest of the world, you
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"A manufacturing base that isn't driven by excellence and value is worthless." -Mike Petters, president and CEO, Huntington Ingalls Industries.
Tri Tool shows how to succeed at local manufacturing
Rancho Cordova-based Tri Tool never rests when it comes to updating the machinery that has driven its $40 million-a-year business to success. Last month, the company showed off advances that eliminate pinch points where a welder’s clothing and fingers can get caught when they’re cutting, beveling and repairing existing pipeline.
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Today, manufacturers face two process challenges that make the original efficiency question especially tricky. Thanks to IIoT & AI, discover how to resolve..
10 Advantages of Manufactured Homes
More than 17 million Americans live in manufactured homes. What do they know that the rest of us don't? Read on to find out the 10 advantages of a manufactured home.
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What Manufacturing Means to America
What does manufacturing mean to you? Share what you think manufacturing in America means below. #WeAreMFG
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Why Universities are Important to Rebuilding US Manufacturing
The university system needs to engineer a solution to the manufacturing skills gap or risk dropping out of the global economy.
Why 2019 Will Be The Year Of The Manufacturing Platform
U.S.-China trade tensions could accelerate the adoption of manufacturing platforms and create new opportunities for local manufacturing.
Putting Smart Manufacturing Into Strategic Perspective
Though it might seem trivial what you call it—smart manufacturing, Industrial Internet of Things, digital manufacturing, etc.—or how you position...
Mobile technology trends in retail and manufacturing
Mobile technologies are creating new collaboration opportunities and driving innovation across the entire retail and manufacturing supply chain. In addition to being a new means of data collection, mobile applications and smart devices extend core processes and functions and support new processes IDC’s Manufacturing Insights’ “Supply Chain Survey” found that retailers and manufacturers alike have identified the important role mobility plays in their industries. Manufacturers are…
How Can We Save American Manufacturing?
Steven L. Blue calls it "Manufacturing 2.0." That's the title of his new book, in which he imparts guidance on how to create a competitive yet humane manufacturing environment. His experience in the matter is more than academic; Blue is chief executive officer of Miller Ingenuity, a global producer of locomotive and freight-car parts. He takes a dim view of the concept of "Smart Manufacturing," at…