Tag: remote work

Industry Focus Areas, Workforce Development

Manufacturing Recovery Stymied as Workers Juggle Child Care

September 16, 2020

Via: The Wall Street Journal

Many factory workers are staying home to watch children who aren’t at day care or school because of the coronavirus pandemic, in another challenge to U.S. manufacturers working to rev up assembly lines. Orders and output for many manufacturers are […]

Design & Planning, Process, R & D

Did COVID-19 help reveal the path forward for industry?

September 11, 2020

Via: Manufacturing Tomorrow

While initially concerned at the impact of remote work mandated as part of COVID-19 safe working practices, many industrial leaders were encouraged to find the use of manufacturing executions systems (MESs) and plant data repositories (Historians) reduced the challenge of […]