Industrial subcon...
Follow
Find
3.4K views | +0 today
 
Scooped by MIDEST
onto Industrial subcontracting
Scoop.it!

Hyson Products Partners with Komatsu to Introduce New Servo Press Cushion

Hyson Products Partners with Komatsu to Introduce New Servo Press Cushion | Industrial subcontracting | Scoop.it

Hyson Products, a business of Barnes Group Inc. (NYS: B) , is partnering with Komatsu to introduce Hyson's new Servo Press Cushion to the manufacturing industry. The introduction will be made at FabTech - North America's largest metal forming, fabricating, welding and finishing event, on November 12th to November 14th, at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

more...
No comment yet.
Industrial subcontracting
Discover all the industrial subcontracting news
Curated by MIDEST
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by MIDEST
Scoop.it!

MR Mold showcases manufacturing to youth

MR Mold showcases manufacturing to youth | Industrial subcontracting | Scoop.it

Getting young generations excited about the field of manufacturing has been a challenge for many companies, but one has found a way to gain some momentum.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by MIDEST
Scoop.it!

Countries with largest plastics trade deficits in the world

Countries with largest plastics trade deficits in the world | Industrial subcontracting | Scoop.it

Mexico claims the largest trade deficit of plastics in the world. Guess who’s No. 2 on the list? China.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by MIDEST
Scoop.it!

Electric Drives: Which One's Right For Your Process?

Electric Drives: Which One's Right For Your Process? | Industrial subcontracting | Scoop.it

In today’s plastics processing machinery, the motive force powering the press can take several forms and technologies. Traditionally most machines were hydraulically driven, whereby a hydraulic pump driven by a fixed (constant-speed) electric motor powered most of the machines’ processes.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by MIDEST
Scoop.it!

Recycled plastics for lightweight cars

Recycled plastics for lightweight cars | Industrial subcontracting | Scoop.it

Independent Automotive Components (IAC) has joined a consortium working on a project aiming to commercialise next generation lightweight recycled content polymers developed by technical plastics compounder, Luxus. 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by MIDEST
Scoop.it!

Internet Of Things: Sizing Up The Opportunity In Manufacturing

The Internet of Things, or IoT, is not a new concept, but it has been gaining steam. The advent of IPv6, low-cost sensor networks, ubiquitous data connectivity and advancements in cloud and analytics have led to increased adoption recently.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by MIDEST
Scoop.it!

Confidence increases among manufacturers

Lloyds Bank says that business confidence has risen across the manufacturing sector over six months, underpinned by expectations of an improvement in exports and an anticipated increase in investment.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by MIDEST
Scoop.it!

GF and EOS working together on additive manufacturing for tooling

GF and EOS will integrate additive manufacturing machines to print metal mold inserts, including software and linkage with downstream machine tools and measuring devices. Additive manufacturing, also known as 3-D printing, allows mold makers to direct cooling closer to the part surface, for faster cooling and shorter cycle times.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by MIDEST
Scoop.it!

GE Aviation opens machining factory

GE Aviation marked a milestone in its North Carolina expansion Thursday with a grand opening of its West Jefferson machining factory.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by MIDEST
Scoop.it!

Boeing: Ex-Im Bank Needed To Compete Globally

Officials from Boeing Co. touted the importance of the U.S. Export-Import Bank as it delivered the first plane in its new aircraft line. "We absolutely need Ex-Im Bank to compete on a level playing field," Boeing Commercial Airplanes President Ray Conner said on Monday.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by MIDEST
Scoop.it!

All-composite Airbus E-Fan aircraft prepares for cross-Channel flight

Airbus Group’s all-electric E-Fan technology demonstrator aircraft is being readied for its Channel crossing this Friday, July 10. The aircraft will soon be on its way from France's Aquitaine region to the starting point of its Channel crossing in Lydd, England for the 38 minute journey.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by MIDEST
Scoop.it!

Composites industry is forecast to grow by 4.5% in 2015

The global composites market is anticipated to witness good growth with a CAGR of 4.3% over the next five years, according to a new market study from management consulting and market research firm Lucintel (Irving, TX, US). The composites market is expected to experience substantial growth in future with new developments in various sectors.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by MIDEST
Scoop.it!

Inovyn joint venture opens for business

Ineos Group AG and Solvay SA have revealed further details about their Inovyn joint venture which began business July 1. Solvay received upon closing an upfront cash payment of 150 million euros ($166.2 million) , subject to customary adjustments such as actual working capital levels.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by MIDEST
Scoop.it!

Qualcomm partners with large Chinese foundry on chips

China's largest chip foundry is entering into a joint venture with Qualcomm to develop chips, at a time when the country is looking for technology to emerge as a semiconductor producing powerhouse.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by MIDEST
Scoop.it!

Discovery could improve metal machining efficiency

Discovery could improve metal machining efficiency | Industrial subcontracting | Scoop.it

The discovery of a previously unknown type of metal deformation and a method to suppress it could lead to more efficient machining, say researchers.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by MIDEST
Scoop.it!

Orders For U.S. Durable Goods Jump 3.4 Percent In June

Orders For U.S. Durable Goods Jump 3.4 Percent In June | Industrial subcontracting | Scoop.it

U.S. manufacturers have struggled this year from the effects of a strong dollar and a plunge in energy prices. The higher value of the dollar against foreign currencies makes U.S. goods more expensive and less competitive in major export markets, while the lower oil prices have led energy companies to scale back investment plans.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by MIDEST
Scoop.it!

Volkswagen Group Honors Best Suppliers

Volkswagen Group Honors Best Suppliers | Industrial subcontracting | Scoop.it
Yesterday in Neuburg near Ingolstadt, the
Volkswagen Group presented the Volkswagen Group Award 2015 to its best
suppliers. Before an audience of 260 guests from 26 countries, Prof. Dr.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by MIDEST
Scoop.it!

Altec acquires Sigma Technologies

Durham-based Altec Engineering has acquired Sigma Technologies Limited, a move it says will “add a new dimension” to its business.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by MIDEST
Scoop.it!

Domo buys compounder Technical Polymers

Nylon 6 specialist Domo Chemicals of Leuna, Germany, acquired resin compounder and formulator Technical Polymers LLC of Buford, Ga., on June 30. Terms were withheld.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by MIDEST
Scoop.it!

Aurelius Group buys Regain Polymers Holdings Ltd.

Regain Polymers Holdings Ltd., a United Kingdom-based compounder and recycler of post-consumer rigid plastics, has been bought by German investment firm Aurelius Group for an undisclosed sum.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by MIDEST
Scoop.it!

Carmakers to tech partners: keep your hands off our data

Carmakers are limiting the data they share with technology partners Apple Inc and Google Inc through new systems that link smartphones to vehicle infotainment systems, defending access to information about what drivers do in their cars.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by MIDEST
Scoop.it!

IoT Breakdown: Industrie 4.0 and Industrial Internet Consortium

Internet of Things, Industrial Internet Consortium, Industrie 4.0 — manufacturers have been hearing a lot about integrating the internet into their industrial operations, but there is still some confusion about what these terms actually mean.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by MIDEST
Scoop.it!

Schlemmer GmbH investing in North America

Tier 2 auto industry extruder and injection molder Schlemmer GmbH is tripling its multimillion dollar investment in Mexico, building two manufacturing plants in the next year or so and expanding an existing facility.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by MIDEST
Scoop.it!

GW Plastics looks beyond molding to complete assembly

Already known as an injection molding and contract manufacturing leader, Vermont-based GW Plastics Inc. is expanding its reach in the medical market with two facility expansions focused on contract device assembly and beyond.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by MIDEST
Scoop.it!

DSM Engineering Plastics names new leader

Royal DSM NV has appointed a new leader for its Singapore-based global Engineering Plastics business.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by MIDEST
Scoop.it!

UK manufacturing export value to rise

Productivity in British manufacturing is set to soar by 15.5% over the next five years, helping to boost the value of exports by 35%, according to a new study by Oxford Economics.

more...
No comment yet.