This article originally appeared on Autodesk’s Line//Shape//Space, a site dedicated to inspiring designers and creators. You may get your product faster and cheaper, but manufacturing overseas has its pitfalls. Through a combination of one of the new m
What comes to mind when your hear the word, “innovation?” Quick – grab a pen and paper and jot down the first five things that you think about. Many decades ago, I thought of technology, inventions and the future when someone talked about innovation
Industrial machining is a wide-ranging topic that involves a large number of dissimilar industries, from the automotive sector to the medical field. If you’re employed in a field that requires the use of industrial machines to produce parts, then it is essential to be familiar with the terminology and general principles associated with this subject. In this document, we’ll survey the history of industrial machining, then explore the particular kinds of equipment commonly used today...Read More....
American Made Matters, an organization dedicated to educating consumers on the importance of buying American-made products, is holding the 2nd annual American Made Matters Day on November 19th. The purpose of the event is for consumers to buy at least one U.S.-made product on this day, and to encourage consumers to buy made-in-USA products throughout the upcoming holiday season to show their support for US manufacturing...Read More....
Manufacturing Advocacy. The Advanced Manufacturing Partnership, formed in 2011 to strengthen advanced manufacturing in the U.S. has come out with a set of recommendations that includes establishing a national strategy in emerging manufacturing technologies, new centers of excellence and test beds that can accelerate the adoption of new technologies, and a national campaign to improve the image of manufacturing.
In case you missed it (ICYMI), we’re sharing some of the stories discovered this past month as we’ve been sifting through the goodness that’s come out of Manufacturing Day (#MFGDay14) on 10.3.14. In fact, as we wr
HP has introduced its Blended Reality ecosystem: HP Multi Jet Fusion, an advanced 3D printer; and Sprout by HP -- a combination scanner, depth sensor, high-res camera and projector that provides 3D images of items and enables real-time remote collaboration. The ecosystem might revolutionize manufacturing, sharply reducing the design-to-prototype cycle and making it easy to customize products.
What if you wanted to buy products manufactured in United States? How can you find products that are U.S. made, or list your U.S. made products or learn if something is U.S. made…and what does that mean in the global environment today?