The M&T expo allows attendees to experience some of today’s most disruptive technologies and industrial products/solutions and innovations first-hand. Here are some of the highlights of what awaits in Raleigh, N.C.
“We’re going to feed the healthy part of our business and deal decisively with areas that destroy value,” Ford CEO Jim Hackett said during an earnings call.
Replaceable carbon fiber components have the potential to keep high-use vehicles in operation much longer.
Bosch’s new process optimizes thermal management of exhaust temperatures, slashing nitrogen oxide emissions to one-tenth of the legally permitted limit, and doesn’t require new hardware.
Battery pack and electronics garner praise, but Munro & Associates pans much of the rest of the Model 3 as costly, heavy and poorly built.
China is trying to reduce a reliance on $200 billion of annual semiconductor imports. It buys about 59% of the chips sold around the world, but in-country manufacturers account for only 16.2% of the industry’s global sales revenue.
1366 Technologies has picked its own trade fight with President Donald Trump.
"The biggest challenge in our industry is managing something that’s exceedingly rare. You don’t have a baseline."
The Trump administration is right to fight China's self-serving trade policies. But the approach is all wrong.
“We were very optimistic about what the TPP would enable for Harley-Davidson,” said CEO Matt Levatich. “It took seven years for it to come to fruition. We could see the writing on the wall, and we got busy with Plan B.”
We set a strategy to implement lean with five initiatives in mind: 6S, value stream mapping, 8W waste reduction, flow production, and A3 documentation.
"A failure to address the nation’s workforce challenge will increase the pressures for retrenchment that are already causing the United States to back away from global leadership,” said the Council on Foreign Relations.
The ruling caused shares to drop in companies whose main source of revenue -- their patents -- are under threat from challenges.
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At least four Chinese carmakers and three Chinese-owned startups plan to sell cars in the U.S. starting next year.
They say duties the U.S. imposed on steel and aluminum imports raised their costs but didn’t affect finished goods made in China and sold here -- setting up a potentially damaging Catch-22.
Hydro-Thermal had been shipping its products to foreign markets since 2000, but it really upped the ante with help from a national assistance program, ExporTech.
"Current U.S. paternity leave policies seem to limit access and contribute to inequality between men and women," said Richard Petts of Ball State University.
Find out how manufacturers have made strides by investing in new technologies, and what else the leaders are doing to ensure investments pay off.
Contingency measures in preparation for Brexit “may in the future include the transfer of the design approval for our large jet engines from the U.K. to Germany.”
Learn about the PowerFlex 6000 Medium Voltage AC Drive with new power ratings and added features. Find out more: https://ab.rockwellautomation.com/Drives/Medium-Voltage/PowerFlex-6000.
Demands range from higher dividends to restructuring the group under a holding company.
The survey by the National Association for Business Economics also found companies had not changed hiring plans following either December's sweeping tax cuts or President Trump's tariffs on steel and aluminum.
If you know the nuts and bolts of the business--and can express your ideas clearly--we've got an opportunity for you.
The union sued in Ohio and Virginia where many Teamsters work in manufacturing and are prescribed opioids to treat on-the-job injuries.
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The results mark “a step forward” in GE’s plan to turn itself around by cutting costs and strengthening the manufacturing operations, CEO John Flannery said
The company would use a blockchain ledger system to keep track of global shipments, which could cut shipping costs by 20%.
If dirty, dark and dangerous is what you picture when someone mentions welding, then prepare to be educated on one of the hottest manufacturing careers of the next decade.