Tag: connected manufacturing

Industry Focus Areas, Process, R & D, Workforce Development

South Dakota: A city with huge manufacturing potential

March 8, 2019

Via: Manufacturing Global

In South Dakota, a symbiosis of leaders in education, business and state and local governments is harmonising to educate the next generation of savvy high-tech leaders and connect this eager talent pool to a new breed of companies that are […]

Process, R & D

Exploiting Big Data and analytics to improve productivity in manufacturing

February 22, 2019

Via: Manufacturing Global

By applying lean tools and techniques and empowering the shop floor we have seen real improvements in manufacturing performance. However, with the rise of the connected and integrated shop floor we are now seeing a new revolution in factory productivity. […]

Process, R & D

To maximise automation, manufacturers must integrate business apps

February 15, 2019

Via: Manufacturing Global

As automation plays an ever-greater role in the manufacturing industry, many people imagine teams of robots on an assembly line turning raw materials into useful products. While this image is not inaccurate, it offers only a partial view of what’s […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle, Process, R & D

Carbon and Automobili Lamborghini partner to digitally manufacture autoparts at scale

February 11, 2019

Via: Manufacturing Global

Carbon, the world’s leading Digital Manufacturing Platform, has announced its strategic partnership with Italian sportscar giant Lamborghini. Based in Silicon Valley, Carbon brings together innovations in software, hardware, and molecular science to deliver industry-leading digital manufacturing solutions. Lamborghini’s first production […]

Process, R & D

Jump starting digital transformation in manufacturing

February 8, 2019

Via: Manufacturing Global

Manufacturing has always been an industry which harnesses technology in order to deliver greater efficiency and productivity. It’s a trend which we’re set to see increase especially as more manufacturers adopt digital technologies and Industry 4.0 gains traction. In fact, […]

Design & Planning, Process

Intel is reportedly investing $11bn by furthering its manufacturing activities in Israel

January 30, 2019

Via: Manufacturing GlobalManufacturing Global

It has been revealed that one of the world’s leading producer of semiconductor chips, Intel, has issued a business plan to invest up to $11bn in a new advanced manufacturing plant in Israel, one of the largest investments the country […]

Process, R & D

Manufacturing expert Lisa Anderson discusses the key areas to ensuring manufacturing success

January 18, 2019

Via: Manufacturing Global

Manufacturing and Supply Chain Expert Lisa Anderson, MBA, CSCP, CLTD, President of LMA Consulting Group Inc., predicts that manufacturing will be a top economic force in 2019. Key to the success will be creating a resilient supply chain. LMA Consulting […]

Process, R & D

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 […]

Process, R & D

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 […]

Process, R & D

How can technology improve your NPI process?

August 4, 2017

Via: Cisco Blog

Henry Ford wasn’t the first person to build a car. He was, however, a pioneer in creating the Model T, a car that was affordable for the average consumer. It took years to develop and prototype this model—and, at the […]

Process, R & D

Preparing for AI with predictive maintenance

July 11, 2017

Via: Manufacturing Global

How to pave the way for artificial intelligence and self-maintenance by first optimising your operations with predictive maintenance Today, predictive maintenance is widely considered to be the obvious next step for any business with high-capital assets looking to harness machine […]

Process, Quality Control

The advantages of materials testing on the move

July 6, 2017

Via: Manufacturing Global

Quality control teams are often reluctant to conduct product inspections on the factory floor. Instead, part examination is usually redirected to the lab, where the inspection can be performed on a dedicated force measurement machine. Traditionally, force measurement devices are larger […]

Process, R & D

Megatrends pushing manufacturers towards Industry 4.0

June 5, 2017

Via: Manufacturing Global

Disruptive technologies and megatrends are shaping the future of manufacturing. The fourth industrial revolution—Industry 4.0—has been gathering momentum in recent years and is set to be transformative in 2017. Industry 4.0 is the digitisation of the manufacturing industry and a […]