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February 24, 2021

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Cutting Tool Orders Generate Mixed Results in December

Cutting Tool Orders Generate Mixed Results in December

Cutting tool orders were mixed in December, with a monthly gain but a year-over-year decline. U.S. cutting tool consumption totaled $157.3 million in December, according to the U.S. Cutting Tool Institute (USCTI) and AMT – The Association For Manufacturing Technology. That was better than November, but still below December 2019 levels. Full-year orders were down 22 percent from the year before.

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Automation for Everyone

Automation for Everyone


Automating job shops is accelerating, driven by the combined influence of Industry 4.0, the continued shortage of skilled manufacturing labor and the COVID-19 pandemic. Contributing Editor Geoff Giordano describes what's happening and why.

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Stratasys Acquires RPS

Stratasys Acquires RPS


Additive manufacturing company Stratasys Ltd., said it has acquired U.K.-based RP Support Ltd. (RPS), a provider of industrial stereolithography 3D printers and solutions. RPS’ complementary technology further...

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Florida Is Built for Your Business

Florida Is Built for Your Business

Why do more than 20,000 manufacturing companies call Florida home? Not only do we have space to accommodate them, we also have the custom-trained workforce, infrastructure and trade expertise to ensure success. Add to that a pro-business and cost-competitive environment, and it’s easy to see why Florida ranks among the nation’s top five states for manufacturing. Your company can make something big of that.

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Digital Transformation: Real Applications of Industrial Cloud Connectivity and Data Analytics

Digital Transformation: Real Applications of Industrial Cloud Connectivity and Data Analytics

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Advantages of Independent G-Code Verification

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You're Never Too Small for Industrial Robots

You're Never Too Small for Industrial Robots


Claudia Jarrett, U.S. country manager at automation parts supplier EU Automation, explains why robots are more than affordable for small and mid-sized enterprises (SMEs). Industrial robots can be a real asset for smaller businesses, especially those adding flexible, user-friendly and cost-effective solutions to their portfolios.

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'Eaton to Develop Gearing for EVs

Eaton to Develop Gearing for EVs


Power management company Eaton said its Vehicle Group is developing gearing solutions for electrified vehicles (EVs). The group aims to be a leader in the global design, development, and supply of EV reduction gearing. The new technology complements Eaton’s eMobility power electronics portfolio in the electrified vehicle powertrain market.

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Resources

Scale your Series Manufacturing Operations Today

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Scale your Series Manufacturing Operations Today

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Five Ways Robotic Automation Solves Today’s Challenges

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Design Concept to Production: Solutions to Accelerate Digital Manufacturing

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Build and Maintain Your Reputation – and Your Machines

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ExOne Receives U.S. Contract

ExOne Receives U.S.
Department of Defense Contract


ExOne Co., a maker of sand and metal 3D printers using binder jetting technology, has been awarded a U.S. Department of Defense contract to develop a fully operational, self-contained 3D printing “factory” housed in...

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Older Boeing 777s Grounded After Denver Incident

Older Boeing 777s Grounded After Denver Incident


Older Boeing 777-200 aircraft were grounded after an engine explosion on a United Airlines flight after it took off from Denver, The Seattle Times said. U.S. regulators ordered stepped-up inspection of 777-200s...

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Discover the top 6 ways manufacturers use video on manual assembly lines

Discover the top 6 ways manufacturers use video on manual assembly lines

From office work to healthcare, video is transforming how the world operates. Now, the video revolution is coming to the assembly line. Download this eBook to learn how video traceability can improve the effectiveness of everyone who works on the line: Supervisors, process designers, product designers, engineers, quality teams, and even the line operators themselves.

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On-Demand Webinar: Boost Performance with Metal 3D Printing

On-Demand Webinar: Boost Performance with Metal 3D Printing

Curious about how additive manufacturing (AM) can boost the performance of your application(s)? Watch our on-demand webinar featuring experts from EOS and Dunlee to learn:

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Join DESTACO March 16 & 17 for “Automation Insights

Join DESTACO March 16 & 17 for “Automation Insights”

Registration is open to attend DESTACO's first Digital Event "Automation Insights" on March 16 & 17. The event will focus on a range of topics, including industry trends, challenges and advancements to tips on selecting the right product for your application needs. Join the discussions with Automation industry experts.

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Tackling the Skills Gap: Leveraging Millennials and Gen Z

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