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NASA Announces Discovery of Seven 'Earthlike' Planets
NASA has announced the discovery of seven plants with earth-like qualities.
Programming Cobots More Accessible with Free Online Training
Programming Cobots More Accessible with Free Online Training
The online training modules provide the basic foundation for all UR robot training at Whirlpool’s plant in Ohio.
GE Aviation’s Five-Year US Investment in New Plants
GE Aviation’s Five-Year US Investment Includes New Plants 1
GE Aviation will established five new plants in Ellisville, Miss. Auburn, Ala.; Asheville, N.C.; Lafayette, Ind. and Huntsville, Ala. About two million square feet of new manufacturing floor space is being created.
Closing Manufacturing Trade Deficit Would Create 1.3 Million Jobs Says Think Tan
1.3 Million Jobs Created By Closing Trade Deficit Says Think Tank 4
“Unless U.S. manufacturers can accelerate their productivity growth, it will be difficult for them to compete with manufacturers in other nations,” said Information Technology and Innovation Foundation. “Productivity stagnation is a major reason why the manufacturing trade deficit has ballooned 53% since 2010.”
Intel $7 Billion Semiconductor Factory in Arizona to Create 10,000 Jobs
Intel $7 Billion Semiconductor Factory in Arizona to Create 10,000 Jobs
Intel is America’s largest high-technology capital expenditure investor ($5.1 billion in the U.S. 2015) and its third largest investor in global R&D ($12.1 billion in 2015).
2017 M&T Show Will Help Manufacturers Face the Future Confidently
The 2017 Manufacturing & Technology Conference & Expo promises to advance manufacturing from design to delivery with an expanded conference program and a dynamic new expo displays.
Ohio, OSU to Invest $45 Million in Autonomous Vehicle Testing Expansion
The 540-acre SMART center will include a high-speed intersection, a flexible test platform the length of 10 football fields, and urban and rural testing environments.
US Auto Supplier Jobs Are on the Rise
The auto parts industry has gained 137,000 jobs since 2012, says a new MEMA study.
Mary Barra, Donald Trump and Sergio Marchionne.
Trump Tells Ford, FCA, GM That Environmental Regulations Will Ease 1
“I am, to a large extent, an environmentalist,” Trump told Mark Fields, Sergio Marchionne and Mary Barra. “I believe in it. But it’s out of control.”
Manufacturing Group Awaits President’s Trump’s Policy on Putting American Jobs F
Manufacturing Group Awaits President Trump’s Policy on Putting American Jobs First 4
"It will take a concerted effort on trade, tax, workforce, and infrastructure policy to create the economic and industrial renaissance the president is proposing," said Alliance for American Manufacturing President Scott Paul.
Margareth Georgiadis Named CEO of Mattel
Margareth Georgiadis Named CEO of Mattel
“Margo is a proven and extraordinarily talented executive with a deep understanding of how to build and scale brands on a global basis and expertise in effectively engaging consumers and retail partners in a rapidly evolving digital world," said outgoing CEO Christopher A. Sinclair.
P&G Vows Zero Manufacturing Waste from All Production Sites by 2020
P&G Vows Zero Manufacturing Waste from All Production Sites by 2020
Currently 56% of its global production sites qualify as zero manufacturing waste to landfill.
GM Partners with Girls Who Code to Empower Future Technology Leaders
GM Partners with Girls Who Code
The share of women in the computing workforce has dropped from 37% in 1995 to 24% today.
New US Institute Helps Manufacturers Reduce Technology Costs for Sustainability
New US Institute Helps Manufacturers Reduce Technology Costs for Sustainability
“This Institute will be an important catalyst to leverage innovation and energy efficient technologies that will reduce harmful emissions while creating jobs and building America’s 21st century economy,” said Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz.
John Deere to Settle Whistleblower Lawsuit, Pay $275,000 in Back Wages, Damages 1
The lawsuit alleged the former pipefitter was fired from Deere's Moline, Ill., facility after reporting unsafe working conditions.
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