The Latest http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6731/more en GereMarie Has Smooth Sailing at New Facility http://www.industryweek.com/industryweek-manufacturing-technology-conference-expo/geremarie-has-smooth-sailing-new-facility <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://www.industryweek.com/industryweek-manufacturing-technology-conference-expo/geremarie-has-smooth-sailing-new-facility#comments Automation IndustryWeek Manufacturing & Technology Conference & Expo Transportation The Latest Tue, 03 May 2016 21:43:00 +0000 279551 at http://www.industryweek.com Caterpillar Chooses Arizona for New Mining Technology Location http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/caterpillar-chooses-arizona-new-mining-technology-location <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>"The ability to get closer to our customers and tightly collaborate across all aspects of the business is at the center of our strategy," the company said of its location decision. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/caterpillar-chooses-arizona-new-mining-technology-location" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/expansion-management/caterpillar-chooses-arizona-new-mining-technology-location#comments Expansion Management The Latest Tue, 03 May 2016 20:58:00 +0000 280771 at http://www.industryweek.com Caterpillar BP Drops $1 Billion Seafood Industry Spill Payments Fight http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/bp-drops-1-billion-seafood-industry-spill-payments-fight <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>BP claimed lawyers negotiating on behalf of the seafood industry fraudulently inflated the number of Southeast Asian immigrant fishermen and boat hands claiming damages from the spill. The overstatement jacked up BP’s settlement by hundreds of millions of dollars, the company said.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/bp-drops-1-billion-seafood-industry-spill-payments-fight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/regulations/bp-drops-1-billion-seafood-industry-spill-payments-fight#comments Safety Regulations The Latest Tue, 03 May 2016 18:58:00 +0000 280811 at http://www.industryweek.com BP Port Trucker Case Is Tip of the NLRB’s Spear Aimed at Contractor Status http://www.industryweek.com/operations/port-trucker-case-tip-nlrb-s-spear-aimed-contractor-status <div class="field-byline"> David Sparkman </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The NLRB's theory is that independent contractor status by its very definition constitutes an unfair labor practice whether or not a union is involved.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/operations/port-trucker-case-tip-nlrb-s-spear-aimed-contractor-status" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/operations/port-trucker-case-tip-nlrb-s-spear-aimed-contractor-status#comments IndustryWeek Wire MH&L RSS Operations The Latest Tue, 03 May 2016 17:11:00 +0000 280751 at http://www.industryweek.com Sikorsky Heavy-Lift Helo Successful in Flight Test http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/sikorsky-heavy-lift-helo-successful-flight-test <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Lockheed Martin reported that its Sikorsky CH-53K helicopter passed an important test in its development, the first external-lift flight, successfully carrying a 12,000-lb. external load. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/sikorsky-heavy-lift-helo-successful-flight-test" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/sikorsky-heavy-lift-helo-successful-flight-test#comments IndustryWeek Wire American Machinist RSS Companies & Executives The Latest Tue, 03 May 2016 16:48:00 +0000 279431 at http://www.industryweek.com Will GE's Saucy Campaign Attract Hottest New Hires? http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/will-ges-saucy-campaign-attract-hottest-new-hires <div class="field-byline"> Richard Clough, Bloomberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>General Electric wants the best and brightest young engineers to know the company manufactures a lot more than just light bulbs, like jet engines, turbine tech --- and hot sauce?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/will-ges-saucy-campaign-attract-hottest-new-hires" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/will-ges-saucy-campaign-attract-hottest-new-hires#comments Companies & Executives Recruiting / Retention Leadership The Latest Tue, 03 May 2016 16:18:00 +0000 280701 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>GE is selling 1,000 bottles of a hot sauce packaged in silicone carbide and ceramic&nbsp;matrix composites.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Image: GE/Thrillist U.S. Auto Sales Approach Records as Consumers Defy Global Slump http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/us-auto-sales-approach-records-consumers-defy-global-slump-0 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The auto industry is on pace for the best April ever as companies are selling more expensive sport utility vehicles and pickups, a clear sign that consumers are confident enough to make big purchases.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/us-auto-sales-approach-records-consumers-defy-global-slump-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/us-auto-sales-approach-records-consumers-defy-global-slump-0#comments Companies & Executives Global Economy The Latest Tue, 03 May 2016 16:17:00 +0000 280691 at http://www.industryweek.com Joe Raedle, Getty Images Record Q1 Orders for Robotics, Which Are More Affordable Than Ever http://www.industryweek.com/robotics/record-q1-orders-robotics-which-are-more-affordable-ever <div class="field-byline"> John Hitch, Editor, New Equipment Digest </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Robotic Industries Association announced that this was the best opening quarter yet for robotics orders and shipments, continuing a five-year trend of growth. Better news? The cost is coming down.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/robotics/record-q1-orders-robotics-which-are-more-affordable-ever" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/robotics/record-q1-orders-robotics-which-are-more-affordable-ever#comments Robotics Global Economy Technology IoT and the Digitization of Manufacturing The Latest Tue, 03 May 2016 16:08:00 +0000 280671 at http://www.industryweek.com Siemens' Spiders Weave New Future for 3D Printing http://www.industryweek.com/technology/siemens-spiders-weave-new-future-3d-printing <div class="field-byline"> John Hitch, Editor, New Equipment Digest </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Researchers at Siemens have integrated an algorithm into 3D printing spiders to allow them to tackle any complex 3D-printing job big or small. While a nightmare scenario for some, these spiders could be a dream come true for manufacturing.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/technology/siemens-spiders-weave-new-future-3d-printing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/technology/siemens-spiders-weave-new-future-3d-printing#comments Technology The Latest Additive Manufacturing Tue, 03 May 2016 15:57:00 +0000 280661 at http://www.industryweek.com Siemen&#39;s SiSpi is capable of extruding PLA right now, and &quot;almost anything in the future, the researchers say.</span></p> Photo: Siemens A Robust U.S. Mining Industry Means More Manufacturing, More Jobs. http://www.industryweek.com/supply-chain/robust-us-mining-industry-means-more-manufacturing-more-jobs <div class="field-byline"> Harry Moser, Founder of the Reshoring Initiative </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Faster permitting could allow U.S. mines to potentially replace half of current mineral imports, reducing the minerals trade deficit by $16 billion annually, and increasing mining employment by about 125,000 workers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/supply-chain/robust-us-mining-industry-means-more-manufacturing-more-jobs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/supply-chain/robust-us-mining-industry-means-more-manufacturing-more-jobs#comments Supply Chain Workforce The Latest Tue, 03 May 2016 15:05:00 +0000 279921 at http://www.industryweek.com