Process Improvement en The 2016 IndustryWeek Best Plants Award Winners: Excellence in Manufacturing <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>IW salutes six manufacturing facilities across North America that combine talent, technology and operational excellence to deliver winning performances. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> IndustryWeek Manufacturing & Technology Conference & Expo Continuous Improvement Process Improvement IndustryWeek Best Plants Quality Leadership Operations Supply Chain Technology Workforce The Latest Tue, 07 Feb 2017 09:30:00 +0000 553971 at The Chevy Bolt: Ugly, Charming, and Sort of Incredible <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>If you insist on leather seats, take long road trips, or have a boat to tow around, the Chevy Bolt is not for you. Otherwise, it will be, at the very least, entirely sufficient for your needs — and at best, a giddy surprise.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Process Improvement Product Development Innovation The Changing Automotive Landscape The Latest Mon, 19 Dec 2016 17:57:00 +0000 492981 at Bill Pugliano, Getty Images The Digital Twin for Business <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The future is an idea you can barely comprehend in the present.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Process Improvement Research & Development Information Technology Systems Integration Technology IoT and the Digitization of Manufacturing The Latest Thu, 15 Dec 2016 13:29:00 +0000 488281 at Jabil Moves One Step Closer to a 3-D Future <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>As an HP foundational partner, Jabil Circuit was among the first companies to receive pre-production Jet Fusion 3-D printers earlier this year. Now, they have the real thing and are open for business.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Process Improvement Emerging Technologies Innovation Supply Chain Technology The Latest Thu, 08 Dec 2016 20:33:00 +0000 477691 at <p>Jabil Circuit custom-designed this industrial print rack for 3-D printing tooling and fixtures. The contract manufacturer is working with companies to drastically improve the quality and cut the life cycle development time for additive-manufactured products.</p> Jabil Circuit. 3-D Printing's Next Frontier? A New Process Takes Shape with the Help of BMW, Delphi, Ford <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Carbon's technology pulls an object out of a pool of resin, 'Terminator II' style, instead of building it up layer by layer like traditional 3-D printing.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Process Improvement Emerging Technologies Innovation Technology The Changing Automotive Landscape The Latest Tue, 08 Nov 2016 19:21:00 +0000 442511 at Carbon 3D White House Announces US Electric Car Recharging Network <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>With the new power network, electric car drivers will be able to find a recharging station every 50 miles.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Process Improvement Environment Technology The Changing Automotive Landscape The Latest Thu, 03 Nov 2016 19:22:00 +0000 438231 at Copyright Sean Gallup, Getty Images New Product Priorities that Drive Crystal Clear Workflow <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>This is the third article in an ongoing series on a systematic approach to dealing with new product delays. In this installment, how to keep projects flowing more smoothly, have happier clients and increase new product throughput.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Process Improvement Product Development Innovation The Latest Mon, 31 Oct 2016 19:10:00 +0000 433541 at Supply Chain Optimization: What Leading Manufacturers Are Doing Differently <div class="field-deck"> An IndustryWeek webinar, sponsored by FICO </div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="" /> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-webinar-details"><legend>Webinar Details</legend> <div class="field-webinar-date"> <span>Date &amp; Time:&nbsp;</span> <span class="date-display-single">Wednesday, November 9, 2016 - <span class="date-display-start">14:00</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">15:00</span></span> </div> <div class="field-webinar-type"> <span>Event Type:&nbsp;</span> Live Webinar </div> <div class="field-webinar-cost"> <span>Cost:&nbsp;</span> Free </div> </fieldset> <div class="node-body webinar-body">See the results of exclusive IndustryWeek research on November 9. Learn why many supply chain optimization efforts fail to achieve their full potential, and what leading companies are doing differently. </div><fieldset class="fieldgroup group-registration-form"><legend>Registration Form</legend> <div class="field-accela"> </div> <div class="field-accela-form-length"> <span>Embedded Form Length:&nbsp;</span> 1050pixels </div> </fieldset> <div class="field-display-promo-image"> <span>Display Promo Image:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Automation Digital Tools Education / Training Process Improvement Strategic Planning & Execution Systems Integration Operations Webinars Mon, 10 Oct 2016 14:14:00 +0000 397471 at Lithium Frenzy Seen Ending in Tears as Bernstein Warns of Supply <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>As the lithium price has soared since 2015, a number of companies are now proposing alternative methods of production.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Process Improvement Emerging Technologies Operations Supply Chain The Latest Mon, 10 Oct 2016 10:50:00 +0000 399391 at <p>A lepidolith mineral that contains lithium</p> Copyright Sean Gallup, Getty Images Miniature Spectroscopy Sensor Project Has Big Industrial Ambitions <div class="field-byline"> John Hitch </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A European team of researchers has created a manufacturing and supply chain to help companies commercialize its innovative chemical sensor.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> IndustryWeek Wire New Equipment Digest Process Improvement Global Economy Technology The Latest Mon, 19 Sep 2016 15:42:00 +0000 377081 at