Five Smart Manufacturing Trends for 2021 and Beyond

February 24, 2021

Category: Process, R & D

Smart products are more popular than ever. From smart watches to smart security systems, consumers have embraced these interconnected products that seamlessly deliver a variety of functions and capabilities, all customizable based on the data these devices capture about user […]

Ford invests $1 billion in German plant, targets move to ‘all-electric’ passenger vehicles in Europe by 2030

February 17, 2021


Ford is investing $1 billion in an electric vehicle production facility in Cologne, Germany, with the European arm of the automotive giant committing to go “all-in” on electric vehicles in the years ahead. In plans announced Wednesday morning, Ford said […]

Shell Hits Its Own Peak Oil, Plans to Reduce Output

February 11, 2021

LONDON— Royal Dutch Shell PLC said it would start reducing oil production, calling an end to a decades-old strategy centered on pumping more hydrocarbons as it and other energy giants seek to capitalize on a shift to low-carbon power. The […]

Design & Planning, Process

9 Tips for Designing your CNC Parts for Manufacturing

February 22, 2021

Via: Manufacturing Tomorrow

CNC parts are widely used in different industries because of their versatility, and that is why the market for these services is continuously growing more and more. We see these everywhere, from small scale parts for DIY projects, components for […]

Design & Planning, Process

Promoting Sustainability in Plastic Manufacturing

February 22, 2021

Via: Manufacturing Tomorrow

As things currently stand, plastic is generally considered one of the most unsustainable substances on the planet. Made from petroleum and other fossil fuels, these substances take hundreds of years to decompose. In many cases, they break down into microplastics […]

Aerospace & Defense, Industry Focus Areas

Nasa delays launch for DART asteroid impact test

February 19, 2021

Via: Electronics Weekly

Dubbed the Double Asteroid Redirection Test (DART), the mission aims to shift an asteroid’s orbit through kinetic impact, in September 2022. Basically, impacting a spacecraft into the smaller member of the binary asteroid system Didymos – classed as a near-Earth […]