Sen. Baldwin Aims to Strengthen Buy America Requirements for Ships

October 21, 2020

Category: Regulations

Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D-Wis.) introduced legislation earlier this week to expand Buy America preferences for the federal government’s purchases of ships, a step toward rebuilding the country’s once mighty – and now nearly nonexistent – shipbuilding capabilities. The Made in […]

Tesla will become a $2 trillion company, says billionaire Tesla shareholder Ron Baron

October 14, 2020


Billionaire investor Ron Baron believes Tesla, whose shares have surged more than 400% this year, will be a $2 trillion company. Baron, a longstanding Tesla shareholder, said Wednesday morning on CNBC’s “Squawk Box” that he believes Tesla’s vehicle sales will […]

Worldwide Automotive Carbon Fiber Industry to 2026 – by Raw Material, Fiber Type & Application

October 7, 2020

The global automotive carbon fiber market is estimated to grow significantly during the forecast period. The major factors that propel market growth include the rising application of carbon fiber in the automotive sector coupled with significant adoption of lightweight vehicles […]

Design & Planning, Process

Nokia to build a cellular network on the Moon

October 19, 2020

Via: Electronics Weekly

Nokia has proposed to deploy the first LTE/4G communications system in space, and on the lunar surface by “late 2022”. The idea is that it could support lunar surface communications at greater distances, increased speeds, and provide more reliability for […]

Industry Focus Areas, Medical

Cleanrooms in Medical Manufacturing

October 16, 2020

Via: Industry Today

The medical industry needs supplies devoid of harmful pathogens. Medical devices, such as retractors, urinary catheters, face masks for oxygen administration, and single-use anoscopes, should provide care without adding risks to patients and other users. Hence, it’s essential to have […]

Design & Planning, Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle, Process

Apple iPhone maker Foxconn wants to become the Android for electric cars with new vehicle platform

October 16, 2020


GUANGZHOU, China — Foxconn, the Taiwan company that assembles Apple’s iPhone, has launched an platform to help automobile companies make electric cars. The technology giant is best known for being a major assembler of consumer electronics products such as smartphones. […]