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THE ROAD LESS TRAVELED: A REVIEW OF THE D2P SHOW

THE ROAD LESS TRAVELED: A REVIEW OF THE D2P SHOW

May 14, 2015

By SRP Last week, SRP exhibited at the Design-2-Part show at the Renaissance Convention Center in Schaumburg, IL. If we had to describe this show in three words, it would have to be easy, breezy, beautiful. Probably not quite as sexy as a Cover Girl show, but in this industry, it’s hard to make anything as easy or as breezy as this show was. The D2P show was...

In the Factories of the Future: A Conversation With…

In the Factories of the Future: A Conversation With…

May 13, 2015

“In the Factories of the Future: A Conversation With Jabil’s John Dulchinos” By Jim Lawton, Rethinking Robotics, Forbes Recently, electronics manufacturer Jabil Circuitlaunched its Blue Sky Center, a state-of-the-art facility designed to help customers engineer growth in a world of change. Automation is a key component of the center – with...

Laser Technologies Offer a Growing Array of Choices

Laser Technologies Offer a Growing Array of Choices

May 12, 2015

By Bruce Morey, Manufacturing Engineering When it comes to cutting, welding, drilling, and marking, lasers have proven their worth. New improvements are further driving down cost and expanding the list of laser choices available Lasers first started making a significant impact for manufacturing in the early to mid 1970s. Since then, a number of advances, both...

Survey Says: C-level Confidence Among Mid-Sized…

Survey Says: C-level Confidence Among Mid-Sized…

May 7, 2015

“Survey Says: C-level Confidence Among Mid-Sized Manufacturers Looks Strong” By Mike McDonald, Prime Advantage, EBN Online Mid-sized U.S. manufacturing CFOs are feeling confident that the economy will remain strong in 2015, according to the findings from the seventh edition of the Prime Advantage Group CFO Survey. The survey of CFOs whose companies...

SME to Present “Medical Device Trends – Robotics &…

SME to Present “Medical Device Trends –  Robotics &…

May 6, 2015

SME to Present “Medical Device Trends – Robotics & Accelerated New Product Development” In Conjunction with the Design-2-Part Show The SME’s Silicon Valley Chapter will present a one-day conference, “Medical Device Trends – Robotics & Accelerated New Product Development” on Thursday, May 21, 2015 at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA....

Automation expands deeper into aircraft production, speeding…

Automation expands deeper into aircraft production, speeding…

May 5, 2015

“Automation expands deeper into aircraft production, speeding deliveries and helping to reduce order backlogs” By Patrick Waurzyniak, Manufacturing Engineering Automation expands deeper into aircraft production, speeding deliveries and helping to reduce order backlogs Faced with ballooning order backlogs, aerospace builders and automation suppliers...