Tag: manufacturing

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Nissan extends U.S. production downtime for Altima sedan

July 15, 2021

Via: Automotive News

Nissan Motor Co. has extended U.S. production downtime for the Altima until the start of August due to the ongoing global microchip shortage. The mid-sized sedan model has not been built in Canton, Miss., since June 4, which includes the […]

Process, R & D

Industrial AI and Robotics Controller System in Waste Recycle Industry

July 15, 2021

Via: Manufacturing Tomorrow

Governments and industries across the world are raising the standard of recycling. Massive amounts of collected waste require precise material sorting, from small sized light objects such as bottle caps, to complex material mixtures like paper, plastics and metals. There […]

Process, R & D

Servitization in Manufacturing: How to Stay on the Top

July 14, 2021

Via: Manufacturing Tomorrow

In 1980, the concept of servitization was popularized as a way for manufacturers to differentiate themselves from the market competition and become more relevant to the customer’s ongoing needs. Servitization is discussed mainly concerning manufacturing companies, but it can be […]

Process, Quality Control, R & D

Neurala Raises Funding to Scale Artificial Intelligence for Production Inspection

July 7, 2021

Via: Metrology and Quality News

AI vision software company Neurala recently announced it has raised $12 million in funding to advance the development of vision AI for manufacturing. The latest round brings the total invested in Neurala to $26 million. The funding will enable Neurala […]

Process, Quality Control

AM Quality Assurance Company Recognized for Additive Manufacturing Measurement and Analysis

June 30, 2021

Via: Metrology and Quality News

Sigma Labs, a developer of quality assurance software to the commercial 3D metal printing industry, has been recognized at the recent American Society of Mechanical Engineers’ AM Tech Forum, as the winner of the Best-in-Class Innovation Award for Additive Manufacturing […]

Logistics, Process

Manufacturing’s Playbook: A More Resilient Supply Chain

June 30, 2021

Via: Industry Today

We’ve hit the 100-day mark of Biden’s enforced supply chain review. The executive order is a welcome first step in the fortification of U.S. supply chains, especially when you consider 35% of manufacturers are likely to be disrupted over the […]


The Role that Racial Equity and Economic Sustainability Should Play in Manufacturing

June 28, 2021

Via: Alliance for American Manufacturing

When I say infrastructure, what do you think of? Sure, there is the traditional stuff like roads, bridges, ports and waterways, but what about the human element? What about the manufacturing jobs behind the infrastructure projects? What about childcare to […]

Process, R & D

Unlocking a Digital Culture in Manufacturing

June 22, 2021

Via: Industry Today

Think of culture as a seed. How it grows depends upon how it is nurtured. And, once it’s taken root and spread, it requires care to cultivate and optimize yield. Your organization may have this precise challenge. Manufacturing’s revitalized value […]

Process, R & D

3D Printing & Digital Inventory — Accelerating Satellite Manufacturing

June 17, 2021

Via: Manufacturing Tomorrow

For manufacturing companies looking to revolutionise their responsiveness to customer spare parts demand, 3D printing opens up compelling opportunities. Today, 3DPRINTUK is promoting its ability to act as a satellite manufacturing facility for any overseas manufacturers to service UK spare […]

Design & Planning, Process, Production

Toshiba shrinks solid-state lidar for transport infrastructure

June 11, 2021

Via: Electronics Weekly

A key improvement is within the silicon photo-multiplier (SiPM) light receiving integrated circuits which have light-receiving cells controlled by transistors. The new chips have smaller transistor modules, replace buffer layers protecting the transistors with newly-developed insulating trenches between the transistors […]