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Machine Tool Orders Stay Strong Compared With 2017
Advanced Manufacturing Now
September 19, 2018
 
Simply Measure with CALYPSO
Simply Measure with CALYPSO
ZEISS CALYPSO software takes characteristics from a part drawing - dimensions, position tolerances and form errors - to create objects to build a measurement plan. These object-driven characteristics eliminate the frustrations of programming code and allow measurement plan building and editing to take seconds, not minutes, which gives your products speed to market.

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IMTS Thrives in Contrast to Struggling Auto Shows
IMTS Thrives in Contrast to Struggling Auto Shows
This month's International Manufacturing Technology Show, better known as IMTS, jammed McCormick Place in Chicago. The thriving IMTS provides a stark contrast to struggling auto shows, which are losing key automakers, Senior Editor Bill Koenig writes in a commentary. IMTS provides a bridge between the technology of Silicon Valley and Main Street manufacturing.
Advanced Simulation to Leverage the True Additive Manufacturing Potential
Advanced Simulation to Leverage the True Additive Manufacturing Potential
With more than 30,000 additively manufactured parts a year going into production aircraft, trains and high end automobiles, Additive Manufacturing has now become an effective industrial production technique.

In this webinar, we show you how to replace expensive physical trial & error process with a holistic simulation approach. Furthermore, we will explore the simulation capabilities and the applications they apply to both metals and polymers.

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HP Introduces New Additive Manufacturing Tech at IMTS
HP Introduces New Additive Manufacturing Tech at IMTS
HP Inc. introduced a 3D printing technology aimed for use in mass production. The Palo Alto, CA-based company used the IMTS trade show in Chicago to launch HP Metal Jet. The technology will be used to print steel parts. The idea is to use the technology to produce high-volume parts.
Meet Face-To-Face with Your Future Customers at EASTEC, May 14-16, 2019
Meet Face-To-Face with Your Future Customers at EASTEC, May 14-16, 2019
Showcase your products and services in front of a broad cross-section of New England manufacturers at EASTEC 2019, the Northeast’s leading manufacturing trade show. Set for May 14-16 in W. Springfield, Mass., For the past 35 years, EASTEC has been the place to meet decision-makers who are ready to evaluate and purchase manufacturing equipment, software and services. Show them how your advanced technologies can help improve quality, cut costs and increase productivity. Reserve your exhibit space now at easteconline.com!

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Machine Tool Orders Slip on Monthly Basis in July, Post Strong Gain Year-Over-Year
Machine Tool Orders Slip on Monthly Basis in July, Post Strong Gain Year-Over-Year
Machine tool orders fell slightly on a monthly basis in July but posted a solid gain compared with a year earlier. “The current growth rate in manufacturing technology orders is outstanding in the face of market uncertainty due to trade tensions,” Douglas K. Woods, AMT’s president, said in a statement.
The ASSEMBLY Show – The Future of the Manufacturing Industry is Bright
The ASSEMBLY Show – The Future of the Manufacturing Industry is Bright
The ASSEMBLY Show is one of the only events focused exclusively on assembly technology equipment and products. Uncover new resources, experience equipment hands-on, evaluate the latest technologies and products and connect face-to-face with industry experts. You’ll see new equipment, freshen your perspective and return to the office energized and excited for the future! Join us on October 25-27 at The ASSEMBLY Show!

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Reshoring Initiative Focuses on Increasing U.S. Manufacturing by 40%
Reshoring Initiative Focuses on Increasing U.S. Manufacturing by 40%
At IMTS, Harry Moser, founder and president of the Reshoring Initiative, spoke during a press conference about achieving a 40% increase in U.S. manufacturing without tariffs. Moser, a 50-year manufacturing industry veteran and retired president of GF Machining Solutions, founded the Reshoring Initiative to move lost jobs back to the U.S.
How to use Machine Vision for Manufacturing 4.0
How to use Machine Vision for Manufacturing 4.0
You collect data from across the plant floor to drive the profitability and competitiveness of your plant. But have you included your machine vision images and data?

Download this e-book to explore how and why machine vision images and data should be integrated with the rest of your process and test data.

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VW Looking to 3D Printing for Future Products
VW Looking to 3D Printing for Future Products
Volkswagen AG is embracing 3D printing to be competitive with other automakers, an executive said at the International Manufacturing Technology Show. 3D printing can “introduce advantages to Volkswagen products,” Martin Goede, VW’s head of technology and development, said at a. press conference.
End to End Generative Driven Design Overview
End to End Generative Driven Design Overview
In today’s increasingly competitive market designers must push past conventional ways of working to think outside the box. Meeting customer demands is imperative which means innovating one concept at a time is no longer a sustainable method.

Learn How Generative Design can increase your productivity through an integrated set of flexible process-driven capabilities.
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Siemens PLM Software Focuses on Manufacturers’ Teamwork, Digital Twins
Siemens PLM Software Focuses on Manufacturers’ Teamwork, Digital Twins
Endless jokes about haboobs and dry heat aside, visitors to the Valley of the Sun saw a dizzying display of software technology at Arizona’s Phoenix Convention Center June 4-7 at the Siemens PLM Connection—Americas 2018 user conference.The event drew thousands of visitors from hundreds of manufacturing companies, including GE, Orbital ATK, United Technologies, Raytheon, and Lockheed Martin, all ready to share their experiences while learning everything they could about the latest, greatest developments in product lifecycle management (PLM) software.
2018 Italian Technology Awards Call for Papers - Deadline September 21st
2018 Italian Technology Awards Call for Papers - Deadline September 21st
ME is once again partnering with the Italian Trade Agency to announce its "Call for Papers" for the 2018 Italian Technology Awards. The Italian Technology Award Program is comprised of a competition asking upper-level students attending premier U.S. universities to submit a paper on the relative innovation taking place in mechanical engineering related industries and the issues they face. Winners of the Italian Technology Awards, per each of the three award programs, selected as having the best submissions, will be awarded an ONE-week trip to Italy with activities scheduled Nov. 4-11.

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SME's Chief Talks About IMTS
SME's Chief Talks About IMTS
SME CEO and Executive Director Sandi Bouckley discusses issues related to IMTS. Among the topics: the future of manufacturing is increasingly digital; workforce development and training as a cultural imperative; and attracting and training the next generation in manufacturing.
 
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