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Tesla's New Battery Factory Will Employ 6,500

Tesla's New Battery Factory Will Employ 6,500 | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it
PALO ALTO, California (AP) -- Electric car maker Tesla Motors is considering sites in Nevada, Arizona, New Mexico and Texas for a massive battery factory that would employ around 6,500 people.Tesla plans to start construction this year and complete the factory in 2017.The Palo Alto, California-based company expects the factory to supply enough batteries for the 500,000 cars it hopes to make by 2020.
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Stop Currency Manipulation and Create Millions of Jobs: With Gains across States and Congressional Districts

Stop Currency Manipulation and Create Millions of Jobs: With Gains across States and Congressional Districts | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it
Ending currency manipulation can reduce U.S. trade deficits by between $200 billion and $500 billion within three years, increasing GDP by between 2.0 percent and 4.9 percent (by between $288 billion and $720 billion), and creating 2.3 million to 5.8 million U.S. jobs.
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Manufacturing In America Symposium - March 19th & 20th | Siemens

Manufacturing In America Symposium - March 19th & 20th | Siemens | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it

Siemens and Electro-Matic will be holding two days of excitement in Detroit at Ford Field. We are expecting over 1500 executives, technology leaders, and innovators in the manufacturing industry to come together and explore how technology is driving a manufacturing resurgence in America.

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Announcing the First White House Maker Faire | The White House

Announcing the First White House Maker Faire | The White House | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it
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Watch "CRL CleanRTP (Clean Rapid Transfer Port)" Video at designworldonline

Watch "CRL CleanRTP (Clean Rapid Transfer Port)" Video at designworldonline | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it
CRL CleanRTP: Clean Rapid Transfer Port Safe. Clean. Flexible. The new Central Research Laboratories CleanRTP is the cleanest and most flexible transfer syst...
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Unlocking Efficiencies in Plant Processing Equipment

Unlocking Efficiencies in Plant Processing Equipment | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it
In the biotechnology and pharmaceutical processing industries, maintaining diaphragm valves is considered the primary bottleneck of the maintenance process. A typical diaphragm change-out can easily take a full week of plant downtime, resulting in significant hours of lost production time. Properly changing valve diaphragms is a tedious process and typically takes a team of maintenance technicians to get the job done on time. Time studies have shown that it takes on average twenty-three minutes to complete the installation and fastener torque process for a single valve.
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TWO OPTIONS: TRANSFORM  OR FALL BEHIND - pdf

TWO OPTIONS: TRANSFORM  OR FALL BEHIND - pdf | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it

Manufacturers must continually transform their processes to stay ahead of dynamic global markets. Engineering
leaders are at the heart of this change. Here are their toughest transformation challenges – and the critical resources
they need.

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Flexible Manufacturing System (FMS) helps advance the science of machining at Micro-Mechanics VIDEO - Canadian Metalworking

Flexible Manufacturing System (FMS) helps advance the science of machining at Micro-Mechanics VIDEO - Canadian Metalworking | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it
By combining skill and ingenuity with the practical principles of engineering and automation technology, the company developed what it calls "24/7 machining."
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Why New-Shoring Is the New School Of Manufacturing Trends

Why New-Shoring Is the New School Of Manufacturing Trends | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it
You may get your product faster and cheaper, but manufacturing overseas has its pitfalls.
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Smart motor features Near-Field Communications | Automation World

Smart motor features Near-Field Communications | Automation World | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it
Servo motor efficiently delivers great starting torque and can be programmed from a smart phone via Near Field Communication. The constant speed of...
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Tim Cook Confirms that New Mac Pro Is Made in Austin - The Mac Observer

Tim Cook Confirms that New Mac Pro Is Made in Austin - The Mac Observer | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it
Apple CEO Tim Cook confirmed this morning that his company's exciting new and cylindrical Mac Pro is being manufactured in Austin, TX. Apple announced on Wednesday that the Mac Pro would be available starting on Thursday, but Mr. Cook noted in a tweet that the devices were being built in Austin.
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Making The All-New Apple Mac Pro VIDEO

Making The All-New Apple Mac Pro VIDEO | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it

sThe Mac Pro is a computer unlike any Apple have ever created. To build it, the company pioneered new processes, innovated manufacturing techniques and essentially rethought how to make a computer. This is the story of how it all comes together.

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This is American Manufacturing & Innovation at its BEST!  These are American Jobs - Assembled in USA

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Automation for Small Manufacturers: Step Change Production Improvements

Automation for Small Manufacturers: Step Change Production Improvements | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it
Automation for Small Manufacturers: Automation involves using computerized control systems for the efficient production of products or processing of materials. It can facilitate of Lean Manufacturing
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Chicago is New Home of Digital Manufacturing and Design Innovation Institute | Innovation content from IndustryWeek

Chicago is New Home of Digital Manufacturing and Design Innovation Institute | Innovation content from IndustryWeek | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it
The DMDI Institute will address the life cycle of digital data interchanged among myriad design, engineering, manufacturing and maintenance systems, and flowing across a networked supply chain.
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PMMI Mechatronics Certificate Tests VIDEO

Your key to a skilled, well-trained workforce: pmmi.org/mechatronics
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Watch "Orbis Teleporter is a 3D Printed Telepresence Robot Built for Engineers" Video at Engineering TV

Watch "Orbis Teleporter is a 3D Printed Telepresence Robot Built for Engineers" Video at Engineering TV | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it
The Teleporter telepresence robot was built by Orbis Robotics specifically with engineers in mind, and many of the components were built using Airwolf's 3D printer.

Hosted by: Lee Teschler Videography by: Curtis Ellzey Edited by: Curtis Ellzey
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Meet Your Maker: The Third Industrial Revolution Will Be Crowdsourced and Digitized

Meet Your Maker: The Third Industrial Revolution Will Be Crowdsourced and Digitized | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it
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Is Next-Shoring A More Realistic View of Global Manufacturing?

Is Next-Shoring A More Realistic View of Global Manufacturing? | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it
Redefining the Supply Chain. For some time now, we have been tracking a fundamental shift in the way global manufacturers redefine their supply chains and rethink their production footprints around the world to be more effective and secure.
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Preview: President Obama to announce two new manufacturing hubs today

Preview: President Obama to announce two new manufacturing hubs today | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it
Today, at 3 pm (give or take a few minutes), President Obama will be announcing another two manufacturing institutes. Avid readers of ManufactureThis...
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Fisker and new Chinese owner to restart Karma production this year

Fisker and new Chinese owner to restart Karma production this year | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it
BEIJING (Reuters) - U.S.-based Fisker Automotive, which has been acquired by China's largest auto parts company, plans to restart production of its Karma plug-in hybrid luxury car within a year and will
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Reshoring: A Key Strategy Facing Present & Future Manufacturers

Reshoring: A Key Strategy Facing Present & Future Manufacturers | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it
In the past several decades, global competitiveness has driven industries of all types to pursue a labor cost reduction model.
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The Society of Women Engineers

The Society of Women Engineers | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it

For more than six decades, SWE has given women engineers a unique place and voice within the engineering industry. Our organization is centered around a passion for our members' success and continues to evolve with the challenges and opportunities reflected in today's exciting engineering and technology specialties.

We invite you to explore the values, principles, and priorities that guide our initiatives and learn how together, WE can continue to make a lasting impact on the future.

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Online Training from Tooling U

Online Training from Tooling U | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it

Every day, thousands of individuals use Tooling U-SME training to enhance their knowledge and expertise. We've worked with more than 5,000 organizations to train roughly 210,000 people.

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5 Tips for Young Engineers, from the Experienced

Don’t you wish you could turn back the clock and apply the lessons you’ve learned later in life to the decision you made earlier in your career? Well, if you’re a new engineer, here’s your chance. We collected advice from experienced engineers, asking what they wish they knew when they just starting an engineering career. Interestingly, much of the advice was not about technical skills or specific projects.  It’s primarily around the need for lifelong learning.
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Apple's Big Bet On Sapphires

Apple's Big Bet On Sapphires | Manufacturing In the USA Today | Scoop.it
Apple is betting on sapphires to be the next big thing for its products. It feels so strongly about using the material that it’s building a factory in Mesa, AZ and signed a development and supply contract with crystal materials manufacturing specialist, GT Advanced Technologies, to make sapphire material exclusively to Apple for consumer electronics.
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