3D Scanning Robot Measures Micron Level Component Dimensions

August 9, 2022

Danfoss Power Solutions, a supplier of mobile and industrial hydraulics as well as electric powertrain systems, has invested in an advanced 3D scanner robot for its joystick manufacturing lines in Nordborg, Denmark. The company says the new device is boosting […]

Micro-engineered electrodes could cut battery manufacturing costs

August 4, 2022

New, easily fabricated, high performance carbon microlattice electrodes could soon be used to make cheaper batteries powered by readily available sodium ions. The approach was published by Tohoku University researchers and colleagues in the journal Small. Lithium ion batteries are […]

Boeing and AE Industrial Partners Launch Second Venture Fund to Invest in Innovative Aerospace and Defense Startups

July 20, 2022

Category: Process, R & D

Boeing has committed a $50 million investment in AEI HorizonX, a partnership the company established with private equity firm AE Industrial Partners to invest in transformative aerospace technologies. The new funding will anchor AEI HorizonX’s second venture fund (Fund II), […]

Aerospace & Defense, Industry Focus Areas

Bristow Signs Order of up to 55 BETA Technologies ALIA-250 eVTOL Aircraft

August 9, 2022

Via: ASD News

Bristow Group Inc. (NYSE: VTOL), the world’s leading global provider of innovative and sustainable vertical flight solutions, has placed a firm order for five electrically powered vertical take-off and landing ALIA-250 (“ALIA”) aircraft manufactured by electric aviation company BETA Technologies, […]

Process, R & D

How Manufacturers Can Tackle Data Management Challenges

August 8, 2022

Via: Industry Today

The manufacturing industry has seen significant growth in technological adoptions across production facilities over the last couple of years in order to improve productivity, deliver great value to customers, and remain competitive. However, rapid digital transformation brings a number of […]


Intel cancels N3 orders; TSMC pares back N3 expansion

August 5, 2022

Via: Electronics Weekly

As a consequence, TSMC is holding back its plans to build N3 capacity. TSMC’s suppliers of N3-related equipment have been notified of postponed orders and TSMC’s 2023 capex may be trimmed. Intel’s cancellations are said to have left Apple as […]

Design & Planning, Process, R & D

Smart Manufacturing: How Audi Is Designing Production of the Future

August 4, 2022

Via: Metrology and Quality News

Audi is setting up fully networked, highly efficient, and sustainable production. The goal is to design a resilient, agile, and flexible value chain to meet future challenges successfully. These include a growing diversity of variants, the transition to electromobility, the […]