Machine Tools http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6652/more en 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 News 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 One Size Doesn't Fit All: Altera's Supply Chain Segmentation Journey to Profitable Growth http://www.industryweek.com/webinar/segmented-supply-chains <div class="field-deck"> An IndustryWeek-hosted webinar, sponsored by JDA Software Group </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">Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - <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-time-description"> 1 hour </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">This webinar will provide examples across different industries to illustrate how segmented supply chains are being enabled at real companies. It will also provide useful insights from practitioners who have thought through segmented supply chains from an end-to-end business process and technology perspective.</div><fieldset class="fieldgroup group-registration-form"><legend>Registration Form</legend> <div class="field-accela"> http://reg.industryweek.com/W-WNR-JDA-segmented-supply-093014 </div> <div class="field-accela-form-length"> <span>Embedded Form Length:&nbsp;</span> 1100pixels </div> </fieldset> <div class="field-display-promo-image"> <span>Display Promo Image:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/webinar/segmented-supply-chains" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Information Technology Machine Tools Systems Integration Webinars Tue, 23 Sep 2014 10:00:00 +0000 149121 at http://www.industryweek.com Leaving Inspired: IMTS 2014 Wrap-Up http://www.industryweek.com/imts/leaving-inspired-imts-2014-wrap <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>IMTS is a week of huge excitement for our industry, but my hope is that the spirit and energy that drove everyone to experience the show can be carried throughout the entire year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/imts/leaving-inspired-imts-2014-wrap" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/imts/leaving-inspired-imts-2014-wrap#comments Automation IMTS Education / Training Emerging Technologies Machine Tools Robotics Systems Integration Innovation Technology News Tue, 16 Sep 2014 19:01:00 +0000 148361 at http://www.industryweek.com Optimize your Materials Management http://www.industryweek.com/webinars/materials-management <div class="field-deck"> An IndustryWeek-hosted webinar, sponsored by MSC Software </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">Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - <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-time-description"> 1 hour </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">Today's manufacturers are dealing with more data, an increasing number of people in the organization who need to use data, and less time to make decisions. Learn how to convert your company's Big Data challenge into opportunity, and how Big Data is creating value for manufacturing organizations.</div><fieldset class="fieldgroup group-registration-form"><legend>Registration Form</legend> <div class="field-accela"> http://reg.industryweek.com/IW-WNR-MSC-Optimize-Material-091914 </div> <div class="field-accela-form-length"> <span>Embedded Form Length:&nbsp;</span> 1100pixels </div> </fieldset> <div class="field-display-promo-image"> <span>Display Promo Image:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/webinars/materials-management" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Information Technology Machine Tools Systems Integration Webinars Sat, 13 Sep 2014 10:00:00 +0000 148451 at http://www.industryweek.com Seco Tools CEO Drills Into the Softer Side of Cutting Metal http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/seco-tools-ceo-drills-softer-side-cutting-metal <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>At an IMTS 2014 booth chock full of the precision cutting heads Seco Tools is best known for, CEO Lars Bergstr&ouml;m spent a good part of his briefing with reporters discussing not hardware but software and culture.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/seco-tools-ceo-drills-softer-side-cutting-metal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/leadership/seco-tools-ceo-drills-softer-side-cutting-metal#comments Competitiveness IMTS Companies & Executives Corporate Culture Emerging Markets Machine Tools Global Economy Leadership Manufacturing Leader of the Week News Thu, 11 Sep 2014 01:39:00 +0000 147971 at http://www.industryweek.com IMTS 2014 Preview: The Power of High Tech Integration http://www.industryweek.com/technology/imts-2014-preview-power-high-tech-integration <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The 30th incarnation of the semi-annual International Manufacturing Technology Show will demonstrate the power of the full integration of today's leading technologies: robots, big data and 3-D printing.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/technology/imts-2014-preview-power-high-tech-integration" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/technology/imts-2014-preview-power-high-tech-integration#comments IMTS Emerging Technologies Information Technology Machine Tools Robotics Technology News Fri, 15 Aug 2014 20:03:00 +0000 145741 at http://www.industryweek.com IMTS 2014: Technology Preview [SLIDESHOW] http://www.industryweek.com/technology/imts-2014-technology-preview-slideshow <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>This year, the show is about collaborative robots loading CNCs, it's about communicating machines, it's about smart sensors and smart analytics, it's about hybrid 3-D printing and tooling. And mostly, it's about the full convergence between data and production.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/technology/imts-2014-technology-preview-slideshow" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/technology/imts-2014-technology-preview-slideshow#comments IMTS Machine Tools Robotics Technology Fri, 15 Aug 2014 11:11:00 +0000 145751 at http://www.industryweek.com Best of RAPID 2014 [SLIDESHOW] http://www.industryweek.com/technology/best-rapid-2014-slideshow <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>3-D printing finally breaks into real, hardcore manufacturing at SME's 21st annual RAPID conference and expo.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/technology/best-rapid-2014-slideshow" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/technology/best-rapid-2014-slideshow#comments Emerging Technologies Product Development Machine Tools Innovation Technology Additive Manufacturing Mon, 16 Jun 2014 12:31:00 +0000 121461 at http://www.industryweek.com RAPID 2014: Hybrid Manufacturing Steals the Show http://www.industryweek.com/technology/rapid-2014-hybrid-manufacturing-steals-show <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>New tools combining the power of additive manufacturing with traditional subtractive techniques offer the next great hope for 3-D printing.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/technology/rapid-2014-hybrid-manufacturing-steals-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/technology/rapid-2014-hybrid-manufacturing-steals-show#comments Emerging Technologies Product Development Machine Tools Technology News Additive Manufacturing Fri, 13 Jun 2014 04:00:00 +0000 121331 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>Molds printed on the LUMEX emerge from the machine fully tooled, finished and ready for production.</p>