Tag: Technology

Energy, Industry Focus Areas

Bipartisan Bill Aims to Make Sure Technology Invented in the USA is Made in the USA

September 29, 2022

Via: Alliance for American Manufacturing

You may remember the sad saga of the vanadium redox flow battery. Described by NPR as “the size of the refrigerator,” this battery has the ability “to change the world” because they can charge and discharge energy for 30 years […]

Process, Production

6 Reasons Why 3D Printing Is Here To Stay

June 1, 2022

Via: Industry Today

3D printing has come a long way since its advent with slow print times and frequent flow errors. Most would now agree that it has established itself as a viable alternative to traditional manufacturing processes in a range of high-performance […]

Process, R & D

The Power of Data and Digitization in Manufacturing

December 10, 2021

Via: Industry Today

The past year and a half has placed a spotlight on the improvements needed in global supply chains. It has also tested the resiliency of manufacturing processes and highlighted the vital importance of digitization and data on the shop floor. […]

Logistics, Process

How Data Helped Non-Profits, Supply Chains During COVID

April 20, 2021

Via: Industry Today

Supply chains endured a growing number of challenges in 2020, particularly as disruptions threatened suppliers and changed dynamics across the chain. The breadth of disruption was so severe that many organizations were caught on the back foot and could only […]

Process, R & D

How Smart Technology Boosts the Manufacturing Industry

March 10, 2021

Via: Industry Today

In the world of manufacturing, the way things are produced has changed dramatically over the years. From the first moving assembly line created, through to the modern-day invention of Artificial Intelligence (AI), it’s safe to say that manufacturing methods have […]

Process, R & D

How Technology Is Reinventing the Mining Industry

January 25, 2021

Via: Industry Today

Thanks to the availability of enhanced interpretation and multifaceted mining information, automation, and data, mining companies are dramatically improving the way individual sites operate. By using connected devices, robots, AI, and automation technologies, mining experts can delegate routine menial tasks […]

Design & Planning, Process

What Biden’s Win Means for US Electronics Manufacturing

December 9, 2020

Via: Industry Today

2021 will bring massive changes in manufacturing – especially for technology manufacturing. The 2020 presidential election brought renewed attention to manufacturing, with both candidates promising a return to American manufacturing leadership – and the jobs that come with it – […]

Industry Focus Areas, Workforce Development

Empowered Workforces Are the Way Forward in 2021

December 7, 2020

Via: Industry Today

If we learned anything from 2020, it was to expect the unexpected—and it was a learning year for businesses across the board. Those that survived came out the other end looking much different than before—with new processes, procedures, and priorities […]

Process, R & D

COVID-19 Driving Autonomous Industrial Vehicle Demand

November 16, 2020

Via: Industry Today

The global pandemic caused by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) has prompted many nationally recognized online retailers and food and department store chains to reevaluate the way they perform supply chain operations in order to promote employee health and safety. Accordingly, these […]

Process, R & D

Leaseweb Global Expands Partnership with Veeam

October 8, 2020

Via: Industry Today

Leaseweb Global today announced the integration of Veeam-powered solutions with its Leaseweb Cloud Services. The new services are available in several Leaseweb locations across the globe: Amsterdam-1 and Amsterdam-2, London, Frankfurt, and will be available in Washington, D.C. before the […]

Process, R & D

3 Steps to Integrate IT Products in Industry

August 7, 2020

Via: Industry Today

More than 50 % of companies around the world have faced difficulties when initiating digital transformation, because the technologies they use are outdated. In 2017 and 2018, 63 % of companies in Russia started out on this journey. It is […]

Process, R & D

Accenture: making the most of industrial IoT

April 22, 2020

Via: Manufacturing Global

Defined as “a universe of intelligent products, processes and services that communicate with each other and with people over the Internet” by Accenture, the industrial internet of things (IoT) “promises to be the most transformative industrial revolution yet for manufacturers, […]

Process, R & D

4 Reasons why Hybrid Cloud is Right for Manufacturers

April 10, 2020

Via: Manufacturing Global

For many years, industrial companies were committed to implementing cloud technologies for business data but skeptical about putting their operational data there. But as increasing amounts of enterprise data across the organization are being securely and cheaply moved to cloud […]

Process, R & D

U.S. urged to invest more in AI as China gains ground: report

November 4, 2019

Via: Reuters

U.S. government funding in artificial intelligence has fallen short and the country needs to invest in research, train an AI-ready workforce and apply the technology to national security missions, an independent government-commissioned panel said in an interim report on Monday. […]

Industry Focus Areas, Medical

Aethlon Medical Announces Second Quarter Financial Results and Provides Corporate Update

November 1, 2019

Via: PR Newswire

Aethlon Medical, Inc. (Nasdaq: AEMD), a medical device technology company focused on developing products to diagnose and treat life and organ threatening diseases, today reported financial results for its second quarter ended September 30, 2019 and provided an update on […]

Industry Focus Areas, Workforce Development

Creating a Human-Friendly Workplace in an Age of Automation

October 17, 2019

Via: Industry Week

In the 1936 satire Modern Times, Charlie Chaplin stars as a hapless factory worker tightening bolt after bolt after bolt of a large industrial machine until he is eventually pulled into—and run through—its gears.Bottom of Form However silly, Chaplin’s film […]

Industry Focus Areas, Workforce Development

Productivity and efficiency in the manufacturing industry

December 20, 2018

Via: Manufacturing Global

Computer systems, such as CRMs, can help you plan out your workload as efficiently as possible, while analytics allow you to judge what updates are needed and when. Technology is evolving across every business, allowing companies to become more productive […]

Logistics, Process

Top 10 manufacturing trends for 2019

December 7, 2018

Via: Manufacturing Global

10. Investment / funding for SMEs As established enterprises wrestle with becoming more innovative and agile, ‘buying in’ that mindset and approach will be an increasingly attractive option. For start-ups and SMEs, the benefit is being able to access funding […]

Logistics, Process

Technology, governance and risk:  Navigating the evolving challenges of the manufacturing industry

December 3, 2018

Via: Manufacturing Global

The ever-changing manufacturing industry requires flexibility and an open mind to face both the current challenges and those that the future brings. With the uncertainty of Brexit, this becomes more apparent as companies must reassess their financial management and adoption […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Every part of a self-driving car will change, even the doors

October 9, 2018

Via: Automotive News

Even if self-driving cars never make it to the streets in large numbers — or if they are deployed only in geofenced areas — the huge amount of money invested in the technology will have benefits that could improve all […]