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Supply meets demand: New sourcing automation solution targets ocean freight procurement

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

Global provider of Intelligent Sourcing Automation, Keelvar, has launched its new AI-powered ocean freight sourcing automation solution

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Rightshoring: Discover Your Component Sourcing Sweet-spot

i4.0 today

Now, a universal drive towards real time manufacturing is resulting in UK manufacturers re-evaluating their offshoring business case in an effort to re-balance the geographical, cultural and linguistic flaws in their supply chain. However, manufacturing businesses evolve constantly.

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Rightshoring: Discover your component sourcing sweet-spot

MEM

Now, a universal drive towards real time manufacturing is resulting in UK manufacturers re-evaluating their offshoring business case in an effort to re-balance the geographical, cultural and linguistic flaws in their supply chain. However, manufacturing businesses evolve constantly.

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Endor Labs Launches with $25M Seed Financing to Tackle Sprawl of Open Source Software

Gary Mintchell

The average enterprise has more than 40,000 open source dependencies directly downloaded by developers. Performs deep analytics on each open source software (OSS) dependency. A knowledge of programming and software development will help you through this press release of a new company.

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Bike maker Brompton to source fewer parts from China and Taiwan

The Guardian Manufacturing

The company known for its folding bikes is among various western firms hoping to ensure they can source supplies from other countries, as concerns mount over rising geopolitical tensions, and even a possible future invasion of Taiwan by China , which considers the island to be a breakaway province.

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European Luxury Sports Car Manufacturer Sources Smart Eye’s Hardware and Software Driver Monitoring System

i4.0 today

Smart Eye, the leading developer of DMS technology to the automotive industry, has received a new order for its AIS product – a complete hardware and software Driver Monitoring System for small-volume car manufacturers, commercial vehicles and the automotive aftermarket.

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Application-Specific Protective Gloves are Easy to Source

Fabricating & Metal Work

Subscribe to learn the latest in manufacturing. The post Application-Specific Protective Gloves are Easy to Source appeared first on Fabricating and Metalworking.

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U.S.-Based Sourcing and Manufacturing of PPE Comes to Cincinnati

Manufacturing Tomorrow

Prominent Cincinnati entrepreneur launches Emerge Manufacturing, bringing jobs to Roselawn/Bond Hill

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Open-source Arduino platform releases its first micro-PLC at SPS

Drives & Controls

Arduino, the open-source hardware and software microcontroller developer, announced its first industrial micro-PLC with industrial IoT capabilities at the recent SPS exhibition in Germany.

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IMTS Smarter Sourcing Symposium Champions Reshoring

Mold Making Technology

The inaugural IMTS Smarter Sourcing Symposium , presented by IMTS and The Onshoring Project , will be held at IMTS 2022 and will provide guidance, tools and tactics to create more profitable domestic sourcing using lean and agile suppliers.

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Aligning Domestic Sourcing Efforts with Business Success

NIST

Disruptions in the global supply chain have led to a new dynamic for many small and medium-sized manufacturers (SMMs) – the need to be more strategic about “second sourcing” and reshoring.

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Paper-thin solar cell can turn surfaces into power source

Control Engineering

MIT engineers have developed ultralight fabric solar cells that can quickly and easily turn any surface into a power source. Our approach decouples the solar cell manufacturing from its final integration,” Saravanapavanantham said. Energy efficiency insights.

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Project Announcement: Qualification and Certification of Metal Additive Manufacturing to Replace Hard to Source Repair Parts

NCMS

The post Project Announcement: Qualification and Certification of Metal Additive Manufacturing to Replace Hard to Source Repair Parts appeared first on National Center for Manufacturing Sciences.

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Intent to form the Open Metaverse Foundation

Gary Mintchell

The post Intent to form the Open Metaverse Foundation appeared first on The Manufacturing Connection. News Open Source OrganizationsI picked up this bit of news last month on a blog at the Open Metaverse Foundation by Royal O’Brien published on December 15, 2022.

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ARENA announces funding for clean energy-powered heat pump solution for poultry

AU Manufacturing

Environmental services company Ground Source Systems (GSS) has received $318,000 in government funding to demonstrate a full-scale solar photovoltaic (PV) and ground-source heat pump system with gas backup. .

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McDonald’s Canada renews commitment to make 100% of their customer packaging from recycled sources

Canadian Manufacturing

McDonald’s Canada reports that it will source 100% of McDonald’s primary guest packaging* from renewable, recycled or certified sources by the end of 2025 and it is part of the McDonald’s global pledge to achieve net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050.

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Medtech Supplier Expands Capacity, Adopts Multi-Sourcing to Allay Shortages

Plastics Today

A supplier of peelable FEP heat-shrink tubing and PTFE liners to medical device OEMs, Junkosha aims to increase output at its medical manufacturing plant by a factor of three

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Building a Better Business: Lessons for Machine Shops From an Unexpected Source

Modern Machine Shop

But I was brought to this group (the setting was a professional conference) to talk about the challenges manufacturers face and how they are meeting them, out of the belief that one field might learn from the experiences of the other.

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ABB and Red Hat Partner for Scalable Digital Solutions

Gary Mintchell

Together, we intend to streamline the transition from automated to autonomous operations and address current and future manufacturing needs using open-source technologies,” said Matt Hicks, executive vice president, Products and Technologies, Red Hat.

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US Potential for Carbon Materials Expands with Development of Domestic Sources

NCMS

The post US Potential for Carbon Materials Expands with Development of Domestic Sources appeared first on National Center for Manufacturing Sciences. The very mention of carbon fiber conjures images of high technology materials.

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Deakin researchers one step closer to safer electric cars

AU Manufacturing

In a paper published in the Journal of Power Sources , researchers from Deakin’s Institute for Frontier Materials showed their discovery of the adverse effect of lithium metal creep deformation on the performance and safety of Li-metal pouch cell batteries. .

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Meaningful Manufacturing

Dinesh Mishra

Text] In 2021, the global market size for 3-D printing ( 3DP ), also known in industry circles as additive manufacturing, stood at USD 12.6 High-innovation industries like aerospace, space, and electronics are using and integrating this technology into their manufacturing processes.

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What AI could mean for modern manufacturers

AU Manufacturing

Now more than ever, manufacturers all around the world are being pushed to test the limits of their current capabilities as they weather multiple disruptive global events, like the COVID-19 pandemic and the war in Ukraine.

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Visibility & Resiliency: Letting Your Factory Work For You

Cisco Industrial Automation

I am consistently asked by our customers: How can manufacturers contain customer satisfaction without excessive overstock? How can manufacturers better predict the output of manufacturing? In a complex manufacturing supply chain, one weak link can bring an entire plant down.

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THE 10th ANNUAL ASSEMBLY SHOW ATTRACTED THOUSANDS OF ENGINEERS AND MANUFACTURING EXECUTIVES FOR PRODUCT SOURCING, EDUCATION AND NETWORKING

Manufacturing Tomorrow

Three Day Event Featured New Equipment, Expert Speakers, Award Programs, and Networking

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Nupress, SPEE3D bring cold-spray tech to more Australian manufacturers

AU Manufacturing

Nupress, a leading manufacturer of precision machined components, is providing local manufacturers with access to WarpSEE3D printers in a unique subscription model from SPEE3D. .

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Single-Source Machine Tool Solutions Associated with Mold and Die Machining

Mold Making Technology

Complete solutions have been developed for machining characteristics associated with mold and die machining, medical equipment manufacturing, general parts machining, automotive, aerospace, defense and energy applications. Photo Credit: YCM Technologies. YCM Technology USA Inc.

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10 products you didn’t know were manufactured in Australia

AU Manufacturing

Sponsored Content by Australian Made Whilst it’s true that cars are no longer being made on Australian soil, Aussie manufacturing is still thriving across many other industries. From earthmoving buckets and compaction wheels to hydraulic hitches, all components are manufactured in Brisbane.

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Memjet embracing advanced manufacturing

Manufacturer's Monthly

Global printing technology company Memjet is boosting manufacturing in Australia with advanced robotics at its new factory in North Ryde, Sydney. . With new robotics and ultra-smart software, our manufacturing is competitive with Asia.”

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Xometry Introduces New Digital Sourcing Tools On Thomasnet.com For Enterprise Buyers And Unveils New Cloud-Based Manufacturing Execution System For Suppliers

Manufacturing Tomorrow

Million Registered Users Who Generate Millions Of Sourcing Sessions Annually By Continuing To Integrate The Xometry Marketplace And Thomasnet.com Platform, Xometry Is Placing Its Instant Quoting Engine In Front of Thomas’ 1.4

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Five lessons manufacturing operations can learn from enterprise IT teams

Cisco Industrial Automation

Digital manufacturing stresses factory networks in ways their designers never dreamed of. By some accounts, manufacturing was the most attacked industry in 2021. But unmanaged switches and isolated networks can’t meet the demands of smart manufacturing.

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Memjet comes back home with new manufacturing factory in Sydney

AU Manufacturing

Global printing technology manufacturer Memjet is slated to begin operating a new factory in North Ryde, Sydney, bringing the manufacturing of its engines back home. . This means the company can maximise the efficient use of time in a particular manufacturing cell. .

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Rüsselsheim auto manufacturing facility to decarbonise with geothermal energy

AU Manufacturing

Vulcan Energy Resources Limited and Stellantis have inked a Binding Term Sheet (BTS) for the first phase of a multiphase project to decarbonise the Rüsselsheim manufacturing site in Germany’s Upper Rhine Valley by building new geothermal projects.

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Thermal Dynamics Automation Upgrades, Rebrands High-Precision Plasma Cutting Systems as UC Series

Fabricating & Metal Work

www.thermal-dynamics.com Subscribe to learn the latest in manufacturing.

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Canada mulling more domestic drug manufacturing

Canadian Manufacturing

” Trudeau said he’s focused on solving the problem of drug shortages using the most efficient approach, even if that means sourcing medications from other places in the world.

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People and productivity: achieving business sustainability for manufacturing leaders

AU Manufacturing

As the manufacturing industry evolves over time and competition increases, business leaders are forced to develop ways to remain competitive and drive growth. The quickest way to fall behind in the manufacturing industry is to stop trying to improve.

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Starting at the source: achieving a sustainable supply chain

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

With the impact of our consumer society increasingly influencing purchasing behaviour, it is clear that there has been a shift in the need for sustainable supply chains. But this is not a simple task - as political negotiations dominate the headlines, more brands are seeking opportunities in new markets, which is having a considerable impact on their carbon footprint

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The true value of the 2022-23 Federal Budget for manufacturing

AU Manufacturing

But what does the new budget mean for manufacturing? Minister for Industry and Science, Ed Husic, said the Government is delivering the future of manufacturing Australians want to see. An investment that seeks to take Australia’s manufacturing ecosystem to the next level.

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Manufacturing companies must go digital to capitalize on the future

AU Manufacturing

Article by Michael Schwarz, MES/MOM Software Expert, AVEVA Supply chain disruptions, fluctuating costs, and new consumer purchasing habits are driving a dramatic need for increased agility and resilience in manufacturing industries.

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Aussie manufacturers cracking American market

AU Manufacturing

A growing number of South Australian manufacturers are expanding their footprint into the United States on the back of renewed interest in American and European markets. As a result, the company now has manufacturing partners in Michigan, Oregon, and Grand Junction, Colorado.

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Improving PLC version control, device backup using modern Git workflows

Control Engineering

Learning Objectives Learn the latest strategies for backing up control devices and grasp the basics of Git source control and how it differs from using a simple “archive folder” to manage control programs.

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Procurement Planning – A Simple Guide

MRPEasy

A well thought out procurement plan helps businesses stay in control of the product manufacturing cycle and avoid last-minute surprises. The post Procurement Planning – A Simple Guide appeared first on Blog for Manufacturers and Distributors.

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Manufacturing trends in 2022 and what lies ahead

AU Manufacturing

The Australian manufacturing industry has seen dynamic trends in 2022 as it still recovers from the consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic. Trend 4: Additive Manufacturing . The post Manufacturing trends in 2022 and what lies ahead appeared first on Australian Manufacturing.