Category: R&D

Process, R&D

Raytheon invests in advanced manufacturing for radar development

August 6, 2018

Via: PR Newswire

TEWKSBURY, Mass., Aug. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) announced the opening of a $72 million, 30,000 square foot facility on its Andover, Mass.-based campus, which is now home to some of the industry’s leading innovations in manufacturing. […]

Process, R&D

Five Expert Insights into Digital Manufacturing and Mass Customization

July 19, 2018

Via: Industry Week

The triumph of product standardization, a core principle of mass production, was manufacturing’s man-on-the-moon moment. As essential to industrial revolution as the division of labor and machine-assisted manufacturing, it changed everything. Henry Ford organized his entire business around these principles, […]

Process, R&D

A Proven Plan for Industrial IoT Success

July 11, 2018

Via: Industry Week

Data today is a lot like solar power. There’s an enormous amount of it—more than 2.5 million terabytes created daily—and everyone would love to find a way to harness its power for their operations. But it’s a complicated process, your […]

Process, R&D

Manufacturing In the Middle: Growth, Opportunity and New Challenges

June 21, 2018

Via: Cisco Blog

There is no one size fits all view when it comes to manufacturing. Large, advanced plants are using a plethora of advanced manufacturing processes, robots and data as a core part of their operations. There are emerging startups who are […]

Process, R&D

Beyond Production – How 3D Printing is Advancing Business Transformation

June 19, 2018

Via: Manufacturing Transformation

Additive Manufacturing or 3D Printing refers to the set of processes used for manufacturing physical objects directly from a digital model. It utilizes raw materials added one layer at a time, undergoing various processes to create a finished product without […]

Process, R&D

What Darwin and the Model T Can Teach Toyota

June 18, 2018

Via: Industry Week

Henry Ford’s Model T revolutionized mobility, assembly lines and society in the early 20th century. Since then, though, it’s difficult to say whether automakers have ever truly transformed themselves and the economy, or have just continued to evolve. Toyota Motor […]

Process, R&D

Industry 4.0 has encourage CNC growth in the Motorsport industry

June 14, 2018

Via: Manufacturing Global

CNC machining is enjoying its fastest ever rise in use and popularity in order to meet modern manufacturing needs. Manufacturing Global finds out how the world of motorsport is contributing to this trend. With the internet of things leading the […]

Design &Planning, Process, R&D

Sneak Peek: Predictive Maintenance Buying Intent in Manufacturing

June 1, 2018

Via: Aberdeen Essentials

Aberdeen’s new Prospect Monitoring Service identifies active researchers in any defined market, on any topic of interest. It provides continuous insight powered by a repository of over 100 billion content consumption events annually across a consortium of over 30,000 websites. […]

Energy, Industry Focus Areas, Process, R&D

Oil and Gas Innovations at the Edge

May 22, 2018

Via: Automation World

Though National Instruments (NI) takes some pride in the diversity of the markets it serves—no single industry accounts for more than 15 percent of its overall business, which offers stability when one industry takes a hit—oil and gas remains an […]

Aerospace & Defense, Industry Focus Areas, Process, R&D

Boeing and Assembrix to partner of additive manufacturing project

May 18, 2018

Via: Manufacturing Global

Boeing will use Assembrix’s cloud-based software to secure intellectual property (IP) shared with vendors. The IP will be protected during both design and manufacturing, as Boeing aims to accelerate its 3D printing operations. “Boeing seeks suppliers globally who meet stringent […]