Category: Industry Insights
A collection of all Industry Insights articles.
April 28, 2016
METAV is a local machine tool trade-show held in Dusseldorf, Germany. The German Machine Tool Builders’ Association is the sponsoring organization (VDW). AMT participated in this exhibit show in support of the International Additive Manufacturing Award (IAMA).
March 14, 2016
America Makes, the National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Institute, and the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) today announced the launch of the America Makes & ANSI Additive Manufacturing Standardization Collaborative (AMSC).
March 9, 2016
Eight years ago, IMTS featured additive manufacturing in the AMT’s Emerging Technology Center as a cutting-edge technology. It was then added to the Fabricating and Laser Pavilion. For IMTS 2016, the technology has earned a stand-alone spotlight: the Additive Manufacturing Pavilion.
December 29, 2015
Additive manufacturing developments are happening rapidly and there are many great resources to learn more about this exciting new technology.
December 17, 2015
The impact of additive manufacturing continues to grow, and the industry will soon change the face of manufacturing, according to Dr. Lonnie Love, corporate fellow at Oak Ridge National Labs.
December 14, 2015
The market for manufacturing technology may have you on the edge of your seat, but don’t worry the industry is just taking a winter’s nap and will be back up in spring.
November 24, 2015
September U.S. manufacturing technology orders (USMTO) were up 11 percent compared to August. We did come out of the summer doldrums, like we usually do, but we didn’t do as well when you compare September orders year-over-year.
October 23, 2015
With a state-of-the-art manufacturing lab — the Digital Manufacturing and Design Innovation Institute (DMDII) — collaborators can come together to demonstrate existing technologies and their applications, as well as test new and emerging technologies in a safe environment before they reach shop floor integration.
October 8, 2015
“In a fiercely competitive global marketplace, innovation alone is no longer enough. Many nations, including the United States, are driving innovation to implementation through a whole-of-government approach. Accordingly, the National Network for Manufacturing Innovation (NNMI) is working to create a competitive, effective and sustainable research-to-manufacturing infrastructure. The goal: enable U.S. industry and academia to solve the ‘scale-up’ challenges that are relevant to industry.” — manufacturing.gov
September 8, 2015
It’s all about collaboration for Rebecca Taylor, Senior Vice President at the National Center for Manufacturing Sciences (NCMS). Taylor discussed the technology challenges in the manufacturing industry today with MFG Advocate's Penny Brown at the 2015 [MC]2 Conference.
August 21, 2015
The world of advanced manufacturing is changing incredibly fast, and you face many challenges. Where to find new manufacturing processes to increase efficiencies? Where to find best practices that are reliable and trustworthy? Where to find cutting-edge technologies that are market-proven? Where are new buyers for existing products? What new products should be considered? Where to find finance for equipment, product development and training?
July 9, 2015
A new space race has begun and business executives looking for a competitive advantage will have an incredible head start. This race is to accelerate expansion of a new ecosystem — the application of space technology to fuel business innovation and new market opportunities.
July 9, 2015
This week, America Makes is releasing to its membership The America Makes Capabilities Database, a searchable, online directory that provides information regarding the additive manufacturing (AM) capabilities of each America Makes member organization.
June 23, 2015
Innovations in additive manufacturing have been of enormous interest and excitement recently. In this edition of IMTSTV, we hear from the speakers on the additive manufacturing panel at The MFG Meeting. Mike Siemer, Rob Mudge and Dr. Lonnie Love each have different views on the opportunities available in additive manufacturing.
April 24, 2015
The winner of the first International Additive Manufacturing Award is a company that developed a head for adding metal additive manufacturing to an existing machine tool.
April 14, 2015
Annual conference on additive manufacturing for industrial production will also include presentations from inaugural International Additive Manufacturing Award winner; GE Aviation Additive Technologies Lead
February 27, 2015
Youngstown, Ohio — February 27, 2015. America Makes, the National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Institute, is proud to announce its next project call for additive manufacturing (AM) applied research and development projects.
December 16, 2014
AMT–The Association For Manufacturing Technology fields many industrial questions from our membership. Regardless of the type, one area that is critically discussed is about the industrial maturity of any given technology.
October 2, 2014
2nd Annual Additive Manufacturing for Government 2014
December 8th-10th 2014