The State of Manufacturing Technology

Manufacturing has always been innovation-driven, from the first production line to the most modern sensors and robotics. Manufacturing technology advancements have enabled revolutions in transportation, communication, housing, energy production and almost every other aspect of life — revolutions driven both through imaginative new products and dramatic cost reductions.

130+ manufacturers surveyed on the technologies they rely on and the tools they plan to incorporate in the coming years. What did they say?

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