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Aerospace & Defense, Industry Focus Areas

Thales Alenia Space Reaches Major Milestone in CRISTAL Mission Development for Europe’s Copernicus Earth Observation Program

June 28, 2022

Via: ASD News

Thales Alenia Space, the joint company between Thales (67%) and Leonardo (33%), signed an amendment to the CRISTAL contract with Airbus Defence and Space, prime contractor for the satellite. The amendment provides for the development and qualification of IRIS, the […]


Regulations

New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu Signs Buy America Legislation

June 28, 2022

Via: Alliance for American Manufacturing

Nicely done, New Hampshire. Gov. Chris Sununu (R) stopped by Capone Iron Corporation in North Woods, N.H., on Monday to officially sign HB 1503, bipartisan legislation that gives priority to American-made steel in taxpayer-funded construction projects. This new Buy America […]


News

Global Industry Analysts Predicts the World Fire Resistant Glass Market to Reach $11 Billion by 2026

June 27, 2022

Via: PR Newswire

A new market study published by Global Industry Analysts Inc., (GIA) the premier market research company, today released its report titled “Fire Resistant Glass – Global Market Trajectory & Analytics”. The report presents fresh perspectives on opportunities and challenges in […]


Logistics, Process

How to Mitigate Supply Chain Risk in the Food & Beverage Industry

June 27, 2022

Via: Manufacturing Tomorrow

There’s no denying that the pandemic has upended the world in many ways, but it has impacted the manufacturing and supply chain industries particularly hard. With grocery store prices and inflation nearing record highs, the food & beverage industry is […]


Regulations

Intel warns Congress about Chips Act

June 24, 2022

Via: Electronics Weekly

“We’re going slow and small or we’re going to go big and bold based on the Chips Act,” Intel CEO Pat Gelsinger (pictured) told Bloomberg, “we’re committed to go build two fabs there. I don’t want a two-fab site there. […]


News

Labor Shortage Needs New Approach to Worker Retention

June 21, 2022

Via: Industry Today

By Shannon Gabriel, Managing Director, Leadership Solutions Practice, TBM Consulting The assembly line was experiencing 65% turnover, a problem so severe that long-time veterans of the plant were reluctant to train new people. Why bother if new employees would exit […]


News

Elon Musk Says Tesla Will Terminate 3.5% of Staff After Ex-Workers Allege Company of Violating Labor Laws

June 21, 2022

Via: Tech Times

After two former Tesla employees filed a lawsuit alleging that the auto company had violated US labor regulations by allegedly conducting mass layoffs, Elon Musk explained on Tuesday, June 21, how many company workers would only lose their jobs. Tesla’s […]


Process, Quality Control

Time to Close the Gap Between Quality 4.0 and Industry 4.0.?

June 20, 2022

Via: Metrology and Quality News

Quality 4.0 must be a significant contributor to the Industry 4.0 revolution happening in manufacturing, however, right now there is a significant gap between the two. The risk for the quality industry not closing, or at least not tightening the […]


Process, Quality Control

High QA Version 7.0 Software Delivers Manufacturing Production Quality Planning Capabilities

June 14, 2022

Via: Metrology and Quality News

High QA has announced Version 7.0 of its manufacturing quality management software. The latest release targets APQP/PPAP quality processes by incorporating new technology advancements from the High QA 360 platform including production quality planning workflows, improved reporting and documentation capabilities […]


Process, Production

Fab equipment spending to be up 20% this year

June 14, 2022

Via: Electronics Weekly

Fab equipment investment in 2023 is expected to remain strong. “The global semiconductor equipment industry remains on track to cross the $100 billion threshold for the first time as shown in our latest update of the World Fab Forecast,” says […]