Has there ever been a better time for industrial robots? Well, let’s see. There are more companies thinking more creatively and introducing more new models that perform more tasks than ever before, so … no. This is pretty much the golden age.
Refiners that take advantage of a lighter maintenance season to produce more fuel could help extend a crude price rally that has seen WTI futures jump nearly 18% since early October.
The president says the executive order "will prioritize reducing the nation’s vulnerability to disruptions in our supply of critical minerals safely and responsibility."
Making the right changes in manufacturing to add value means ensuring that the right data is available to people so they can make better decisions, better designs, and run their operations better.
Meeting specific contractual delivery markers would boost confidence for Pentagon officials who want to accelerate the pace of production and sign a new production contract for 141 planes.
NASA stopped its own manned launches to the ISS in 2011, but recently moved to increase the crew complement on the U.S. section as the Russians cut theirs in a cost-saving measure.
One of the key concepts behind the shift toward intelligent manufacturing, the digital thread unites the life stages of a manufactured product, from design to production to field use.
Behind the scenes during the tumultuous disaster season of 2017, building materials manufacturers leaned heavily on dynamic digital tools to supply recovery efforts.