Machine Tools http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6652/more en What You Need to Know About the Internet of Things, and Why http://www.industryweek.com/technology/what-you-need-know-about-internet-things-and-why <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>If you think your business will not be affected by the Internet of Things (IoT), think again. Here's why.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/technology/what-you-need-know-about-internet-things-and-why" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/technology/what-you-need-know-about-internet-things-and-why#comments Automation The Connected Enterprise Information Technology Machine Tools Systems Integration Leadership Technology The Latest Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:16:00 +0000 170871 at http://www.industryweek.com Additive Manufacturing Industry Report http://www.industryweek.com/datasheet/additive-manufacturing-industry-report <div class="field-image-promo"> <a href="/datasheet/additive-manufacturing-industry-report" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop imagecache-linked imagecache-med_crop_linked"><img alt="" src="http://www.industryweek.com/site-files/industryweek.com/files/imagecache/med_crop/datasheets/thumbnails/Additive-Manufacturing1.jpg" title="" height="200" width="355" class="imagecache imagecache-med_crop" /></a> </div> <div class="node-body datasheet-body"><div></div>Find a compilation of the latest available data about the Additive Manufacturing Industry.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/datasheet/additive-manufacturing-industry-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> IW Industry Reports Digital Tools Emerging Technologies Machine Tools Research Resources Technology Gold Tue, 16 Jun 2015 20:19:00 +0000 169881 at http://www.industryweek.com New Orders for Machine Tools Fell 8.1% in April http://www.industryweek.com/machine-tools/new-orders-machine-tools-fell-81-april <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The third decline in four months brings 2015 orders to $1.46 billion, down 8.5% from the same stretch last year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/machine-tools/new-orders-machine-tools-fell-81-april" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/machine-tools/new-orders-machine-tools-fell-81-april#comments Machine Tools Global Economy The Latest Tue, 09 Jun 2015 20:18:00 +0000 169401 at http://www.industryweek.com Association for Manufacturing Technology German Machine Tool Orders Rise in March http://www.industryweek.com/machine-tools/german-machine-tool-orders-rise-march <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Rising foreign demand boosted Germany&#39;s key mechanical engineering sector in March, the VDMA industry federation said Wednesday.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/machine-tools/german-machine-tool-orders-rise-march" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/machine-tools/german-machine-tool-orders-rise-march#comments Machine Tools Global Economy The Latest Wed, 29 Apr 2015 18:44:00 +0000 165951 at http://www.industryweek.com New Factory Tech Will Boost Future Jobs Growth http://www.industryweek.com/workforce/new-factory-tech-will-boost-future-jobs-growth <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Future of Work conference looked at how technological advancements are changing the shape and even existence of traditional workplaces.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/workforce/new-factory-tech-will-boost-future-jobs-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/workforce/new-factory-tech-will-boost-future-jobs-growth#comments Automation Competitiveness Education / Training Emerging Markets Labor / Employment Policy Machine Tools Robotics Global Economy Technology Workforce The Latest Mon, 09 Mar 2015 10:24:00 +0000 161941 at http://www.industryweek.com Sean Gallup/Getty Images Achieve World-Class Operations Excellence at the 2015 IndustryWeek Best Plants Conference & Expo http://www.industryweek.com/iw-best-plants-awards/achieve-world-class-operations-excellence-2015-industryweek-best-plants-confer <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Early-bird registration ends Saturday, Feb. 28; plant tour opportunities are going fast. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/iw-best-plants-awards/achieve-world-class-operations-excellence-2015-industryweek-best-plants-confer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/iw-best-plants-awards/achieve-world-class-operations-excellence-2015-industryweek-best-plants-confer#comments Change Management Education / Training Lean / Six-Sigma Engagement IndustryWeek Best Plants Quality Information Technology Machine Tools Teamwork Robotics Innovation Leadership Operations Supply Chain Technology Workforce The Latest Mon, 23 Feb 2015 19:32:00 +0000 160691 at http://www.industryweek.com Manufacturing Technology Orders Take Sharp Drop in November - 2014 Still Up http://www.industryweek.com/machine-tools/manufacturing-technology-orders-take-sharp-drop-november-2014-still <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>'Despite a downward monthly trend in manufacturing technology orders, we remain bullish on the U.S. industry market overall, with robust factory production and strong performance in the automotive sector.' </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/machine-tools/manufacturing-technology-orders-take-sharp-drop-november-2014-still" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/machine-tools/manufacturing-technology-orders-take-sharp-drop-november-2014-still#comments Machine Tools Global Economy The Latest Wed, 14 Jan 2015 19:36:00 +0000 157451 at http://www.industryweek.com The Association For Manufacturing Technology (AMT) The Hardest Part of Lean is to See the Waste http://www.industryweek.com/lean-six-sigma/hardest-part-lean-see-waste <div class="field-byline"> William A. Levinson, principal, Levinson Productivity Systems </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>If you're having trouble recognizing waste in your processes, one of America's manufacturing pioneers has some lessons to remember.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/lean-six-sigma/hardest-part-lean-see-waste" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/lean-six-sigma/hardest-part-lean-see-waste#comments Energy Management Companies & Executives Lean / Six-Sigma Process Improvement Engagement Machine Tools Operations The Latest Mon, 29 Dec 2014 15:09:00 +0000 156501 at http://www.industryweek.com Ford Motor Co. The Unassuming King of 3-D Printing http://www.industryweek.com/technology/unassuming-king-3-d-printing <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Greg Morris is the mastermind behind GE Aviation's 3-D-printed fuel injector. His work has helped take additive manufacturing from the R&D labs to the factory floor, sparking an industrial printing revolution 30 years in the making. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/technology/unassuming-king-3-d-printing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/technology/unassuming-king-3-d-printing#comments Companies & Executives Emerging Technologies Machine Tools Innovation Manufacturing Leader of the Week Technology Gold The Latest Thu, 02 Oct 2014 15:27:00 +0000 149661 at http://www.industryweek.com <p> <style type="text/css"> .pquote { background: url("http://www.industryweek.com/site-files/industryweek.com/files/uploads/2014/08/openquote-iw.png") no-repeat!important; color: #000000; font-style: italic; margin: 10px; padding: 10px 1px 1px 50px; font-size: 24px; } .article-image .image-description p { margin: 0; font-size: 16px; line-height: 1.9; } .image-description { background: #F8F8F8; font-size: 11px; padding: 5px 5px 3px; color: #000; font-weight: normal;!important; } .pcaption { padding-left: 20px; padding-right: 20px; font-size: 12px; line-height: 1.9; padding-bottom: 2px; } </style> </p> <blockquote class="pquote"> <p>I know it sounds kind of funny to say, having worked with [3-D printing] for 10 years now, but I still think we&#39;re just in the beginning.&quot;</p> <p><em>&nbsp;- Greg Morris</em></p> </blockquote> <div class="pcaption"> <hr /> <p><strong>Title:</strong> Additive Manufacturing Leader<br /> <strong>Company: </strong>GE Aviation<br /> <strong>Prior Positions:</strong> Co-Founder, CEO Morris Technologies</p> <hr /> <p><em>The <strong>IndustryWeek Leader of the Week</strong> highlights the manufacturing leaders, executives and stars who are driving growth in today&#39;s industry and helping to shape the future of manufacturing.</em></p> </div> <p>&nbsp;</p> Postcards from IMTS 2014 http://www.industryweek.com/technology/postcards-imts-2014 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>This gallery highlights a few of the standouts of the 2,035 exhibits on display at IMTS 2014 -- an impossibly small sampling from an impossibly large show.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/technology/postcards-imts-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/technology/postcards-imts-2014#comments IMTS Emerging Technologies Machine Tools Robotics Technology Tue, 30 Sep 2014 17:23:00 +0000 149631 at http://www.industryweek.com