Tag: Manufacturing Facility

Industry Focus Areas, Workforce Development

Culture Counts In The Industrial Workplace

July 18, 2024

Via: Business Facilities Magazine

All too often, conversations about the industrial workplace focus only on safety and regulatory compliance rather than employee satisfaction and attraction. While safety and compliance are paramount, industrial settings also convey larger messages about a corporate brand and culture — […]

Aerospace & Defense, Industry Focus Areas

Lockheed Martin opens STAR Center manufacturing for Orion spacecraft

July 19, 2021

Via: Electronics Weekly

The STAR Center, says the company, will expand manufacturing, assembly and testing capacity for NASA’s Orion spacecraft programme and support future space exploration. The 55,000 square-foot space – in Titusville, Florida – will be a “digitally-transformed factory of the future” […]


Wisconsin and Foxconn Have a New Deal, and It’s Much Smaller

April 21, 2021

Via: Alliance for American Manufacturing

As has been well documented by this blog, a few years ago the cheeseheads up in Wisconsin – led by this guy – cut a deal with Taiwanese manufacturer Foxconn to open an enormous manufacturing facility in Racine County where […]

Design & Planning, Process

Understanding Air Filtration Systems for Your Manufacturing Facility

March 29, 2021

Via: Manufacturing Tomorrow

Using the correct air filtration systems in your manufacturing facility is essential for avoiding air pollution and keeping workers healthy. Here are some actionable tips for ensuring company leaders make the best decisions about their air filtration systems. Understand the […]

Design & Planning, Logistics, Process

5 Big Financial Factors for Manufacturers During COVID

November 16, 2020

Via: Industry Today

Following the onset of COVID, economies across the world were stunted and forced to adapt to new policies and protocols put in place to keep people safe. Manufacturing facilities were among the many industries that were significantly impacted when COVID […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Tesla plans to expand Calif. battery facility under project ‘Roadrunner’

June 25, 2020

Via: Automotive News

Tesla Inc. plans to build an expanded battery research and manufacturing facility in Fremont, Calif., to be operated around the clock, under a project dubbed Roadrunner, documents from the city government showed. The plan signals the U.S. electric vehicle maker’s […]

Design & Planning, Process

Ford to invest $1.45 billion in two Detroit plants, add 3,000 jobs

December 17, 2019

Via: Reuters

(Reuters) – Ford Motor Co (F.N) said on Tuesday it plans to invest more than $1.45 billion at two of its manufacturing facilities in Detroit to make electric, autonomous and sports utility vehicles, and add 3,000 jobs. The No.2 U.S. […]


Whirlpool Corporation Completes Expansion of Manufacturing Facility in Argentina

November 29, 2017

Via: PR Newswire

BENTON HARBOR, Mich., Nov. 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Whirlpool Corporation announced the completion of its manufacturing facility expansion in La Tablada city, located in Buenos Aires Province, Argentina. The development is part of a more than $20 million dollar investment […]