Expansion Management http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6655/more en AstraZeneca Expands Maryland Biologics Manufacturing Center to Keep Pace with Growth http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/astrazeneca-expands-maryland-biologics-manufacturing-center-keep-pace-growth <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>In a move to help position the company to keep pace with a growing demand for the development of biologics, which currently represent nearly 50% of <a href="http://www.industryweek.com/resources/iw1000/2014/AstraZeneca" target="_blank">AstraZeneca&rsquo;s (IW 1000/170)</a> overall pipeline, the company announced plans to expand its biologics manufacturing center in Frederick, Md.</p> <p>The more than $200 million project will increase production capacity. Biologics currently represents nearly 50% of AstraZeneca&rsquo;s overall pipeline.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/astrazeneca-expands-maryland-biologics-manufacturing-center-keep-pace-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/astrazeneca-expands-maryland-biologics-manufacturing-center-keep-pace-growth#comments Expansion Management Include in the Latest Fri, 21 Nov 2014 19:12:00 +0000 154031 at http://www.industryweek.com <p><span style="font-size: 12.8000001907349px; line-height: 20px; font-weight: normal;">AstraZeneca&#39;s packing line in the UK manufacturing plant.&nbsp;</span></p> <p><em style="font-size: 16.3636360168457px;"><span style="font-size: 12.8000001907349px; line-height: 20px; font-weight: normal;">Photo Courtesy of AstraZeneca</span></em></p> GE Opens New Advanced Manufacturing Lab in Connecticut http://www.industryweek.com/operations/ge-opens-new-advanced-manufacturing-lab-connecticut <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The new lab is staffed with robotics and automated manufacturing systems in order to design and build production lines for the new GuardEon molded case circuit breaker (MCCB) platform. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/operations/ge-opens-new-advanced-manufacturing-lab-connecticut" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/operations/ge-opens-new-advanced-manufacturing-lab-connecticut#comments Companies & Executives Expansion Management Operations Technology Include in the Latest Thu, 20 Nov 2014 17:14:00 +0000 153891 at http://www.industryweek.com <p><em>Photo Courtesy of GE</em></p> Big Investment for Ireland as Bristol-Myers Squibb Builds Biologics Facility http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/big-investment-ireland-bristol-myers-squibb-builds-biologics-facility <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The new manufacturing plant will take four years to build and will create 350-400 highly skilled jobs, including scientists, engineers and bio-process operators, and up to 1,000 temporary construction jobs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/big-investment-ireland-bristol-myers-squibb-builds-biologics-facility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/big-investment-ireland-bristol-myers-squibb-builds-biologics-facility#comments Expansion Management Include in the Latest Fri, 14 Nov 2014 19:52:00 +0000 153391 at http://www.industryweek.com <div> <em>Photo Courtesy of Bristol-Myers Squibb</em></div> 5 Manufacturing Trends that will Shape the Market in 2015 http://www.industryweek.com/technology/5-manufacturing-trends-will-shape-market-2015 <div class="field-byline"> Michael Kotelec | Verizon Enterprise Solutions </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Greater automation and investment driven by accelerated production cycles, advanced technology and changing labor demographics will continue to revolutionize the industry</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/technology/5-manufacturing-trends-will-shape-market-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/technology/5-manufacturing-trends-will-shape-market-2015#comments Expansion Management Innovation Operations Supply Chain Technology Include in the Latest Fri, 14 Nov 2014 13:00:00 +0000 153341 at http://www.industryweek.com Thinkstock Quiz: Which States Hold Top Manufacturing Rankings? http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/quiz-which-states-hold-top-manufacturing-rankings <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>Test your knowledge on which states are on the top of the list for exports, employment, business-friendly attitudes, manufacturing hubs etc.&nbsp;</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/quiz-which-states-hold-top-manufacturing-rankings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/quiz-which-states-hold-top-manufacturing-rankings#comments Expansion Management Thu, 13 Nov 2014 17:57:00 +0000 153291 at http://www.industryweek.com GE Opens New Pennsylvania Facility to Increase Advanced Manufacturing Training http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/ge-opens-new-pennsylvania-facility-increase-advanced-manufacturing-training <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>“Advanced manufacturing is driving a profound change in industry and at GE,” said Dan Heintzelman, GE vice chairman. “It is how we will compete and win in the future. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/ge-opens-new-pennsylvania-facility-increase-advanced-manufacturing-training" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/ge-opens-new-pennsylvania-facility-increase-advanced-manufacturing-training#comments Expansion Management Workforce Include in the Latest Wed, 12 Nov 2014 15:57:00 +0000 153121 at http://www.industryweek.com <p><em>Photo Courtesy of GE</em></p> Google Takes Over NASA Airport in Silicon Valley http://www.industryweek.com/technology/google-takes-over-nasa-airport-silicon-valley <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Google has signed a 60-year lease to run a NASA airbase that comes with massive hangars for dirigibles.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/technology/google-takes-over-nasa-airport-silicon-valley" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/technology/google-takes-over-nasa-airport-silicon-valley#comments Expansion Management Robotics Global Economy Technology Include in the Latest Tue, 11 Nov 2014 19:28:00 +0000 153051 at http://www.industryweek.com Using Their Own Inventions 3M Builds New Headquarters Building in the Netherlands http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/using-their-own-inventions-3m-builds-new-headquarters-building-netherlands <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The building has been built making use of tens of 3M’s own inventions and innovations, such as the lighting technology, air and water filers, decorative films as well as 3M’s Very High Bonding (VHB) gluing technology used to glue together all glass panels in the building. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/using-their-own-inventions-3m-builds-new-headquarters-building-netherlands" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/using-their-own-inventions-3m-builds-new-headquarters-building-netherlands#comments Expansion Management Include in the Latest Thu, 06 Nov 2014 17:37:00 +0000 152661 at http://www.industryweek.com <p><em>Photo Courtesy of &nbsp;3M Benelux in Delft, the Netherlands</em><span style="line-height: 20px; font-size: 0.8em;">&nbsp;</span></p> Why Does Manufacturing Have a Stronghold in San Antonio? http://www.industryweek.com/sa-stronghold <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Companies such as Boeing, Caterpillar, Chromalloy, Frito-Lay, Johnson Controls, Pratt & Whitney, Tenneco, Toyota and Valero have facilities in the metropolitan region. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/sa-stronghold" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/sa-stronghold#comments Expansion Management Include in the Latest Thu, 06 Nov 2014 01:23:00 +0000 152631 at http://www.industryweek.com <p><em>Berto Guerra, CEO of&nbsp;Avanzar Interior Technologies, touring his plant in San Antonio that manufactures seats for Toyota.&nbsp;</em></p> <p><em>Photo Courtesy of Avanzar&nbsp;nterior Technologies</em></p> Spirit of Resurgence Lives on Says Gov. Cuomo as World Trade Center Opens for Business http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/spirit-resurgence-lives-says-gov-cuomo-world-trade-center-opens-business <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The new tower is the centerpiece of a five tower complex. It stands 104 stories and 1,776 feet tall, a height representing the year the United States declared its independence from Britain.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/spirit-resurgence-lives-says-gov-cuomo-world-trade-center-opens-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/spirit-resurgence-lives-says-gov-cuomo-world-trade-center-opens-business#comments Expansion Management Include in the Latest Tue, 04 Nov 2014 18:24:00 +0000 152401 at http://www.industryweek.com <p><em>Copyright Andrew Burton, Getty Images</em></p>