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Category: R&D


Process, R&D

Carbon and Ford partner to digitally manufacture new parts

January 17, 2019

Via: Manufacturing Global

Digital manufacturing company Carbon is set to partner with Ford in providing digitally manufactured polymer parts. The parts include Ford Focus HVAC (Heating, Ventilation and Cooling) Lever Arm Service Parts, Ford F-150 Raptor Auxiliary Plugs for a niche market, and […]


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Strata Manufacturing is set to further digitise its manufacturing operations

January 8, 2019

Via: Manufacturing Global

Located in the UAE, Strata Manufacturing remains at the forefront of aircraft manufacturing, building strong ties with Airbus, Boeing and Leonardo-Finmeccanica Aero-structures division. A wholly owned subsidiary of Abu Dhabi’s Mubadala, the business is even a tier one supplier to […]


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The future of the manufacturing industry: Technology trends for 2019 and beyond

January 7, 2019

Via: Manufacturing Global

2018 has been an exceptional year for investment in the manufacturing sector. From advances in internet of things (IoT) and augmented reality (AR) to growth in virtual reality (VR), 2018 has offered plenty of opportunities for manufacturers to digitally transform […]


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2019: Manufacturing predictions

December 27, 2018

Via: Manufacturing Global

A new generation of point AI solutions will prove themselves in 2019. They’ll build new trust, urgency and understanding of what ‘AI’ actually is, and just how much it can deliver. Voice-driven solutions will lead the charge. And we’ll see […]


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Three ways that edge computing can benefit manufacturing

December 18, 2018

Via: Manufacturing Global

The UK proudly holds the position of being the eighth largest manufacturing nation in the world. According to The Manufacturers’ Organisation EEF, the UK manufacturing sector currently employs 2.6mn people, accounts for 44% of total exports and provides 13% of […]


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GE announces the launch of $1.2bn industrial IoT software business

December 17, 2018

Via: Manufacturing Global

GE has announced its plans to launch a new, independent company focused on building a comprehensive Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) software portfolio. With an initial $1.2bn in annual software revenue and an existing global industrial customer base, the company […]


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GE Additive partners with the University of Sydney to accelerate metal additive manufacturing

December 14, 2018

Via: Manufacturing Global

GE Additive has announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the University of Sydney. The 10-year agreement supports the creation of the first metal additive manufacturing ecosystem in Australia – with the critical technology and people in […]


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Tackling cyber security in the age of smart manufacturing 

November 30, 2018

Via: Manufacturing Global

But while smart manufacturing is an overwhelmingly positive trend, allowing production lines to respond to real-time developments and keeping the sector relevant and efficient, there is one key obstacle. As the volume of smart tools on the factory floor increases, […]


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Servitisation: A new lease of life for manufacturers

November 30, 2018

Via: Manufacturing Global

At the very beginning of the year, the prognosis for the UK manufacturing sector was looking optimistic, with reports predicting the greatest period of productivity since the financial crisis. Big strides towards technology spending was at the heart of this […]


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Bosch partners with Amadeus and Chrome River for business travel solutions

November 27, 2018

Via: Manufacturing Global

The partnership will see Bosch embrace Amadeus’s most notable online booking tool, Cytric Travel, and will integrate Chrome River’s expense management tool to process the company’s global travel spend. Bosch is set to use the Amadeus Mobile platform capabilities in […]