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Making Medical Miracles

July 3, 2019
Changes in health care are driving more innovative tooling, including new machining strategies and complex cutting tools that help deliver more patient-centered solutions.
Geoff Giordano
By Geoff Giordano Contributing Editor, SME Media
Medical Drivers

Medical Drivers

July 3, 2019
Well into the 21st century, the medical industry faces a host of intriguing challenges, from aging populations to a growing range of personalized and at-home diagnostic and care devices—all set against a backdrop of increasing digital collection, transfer and storage of sensitive patient data.
Geoff Giordano
By Geoff Giordano Contributing Editor, SME Media

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Tony Hemmelgarn CEO Siemens Digital Industries Software

Siemens Emphasizes Integrated Toolsets at Conference

September 11, 2019
There is still a lot of talk about breaking down the “silos” within a manufacturing enterprise. Siemens, like other software providers, is trying to address the problem by offering toolsets that are easier to integrate and work together.
Bruce Morey
By Bruce Morey Contributing Editor, SME Media
Ilene Wolf

Point-of-Care 3D Printing Veteran Shares Experience

June 7, 2019
3DMEDNET, publisher of the journal 3D Printing in Medicine, produced a webinar with useful information for anyone in the throes of setting up and running an in-hospital 3D printing service.
Ilene Wolff
By Ilene Wolff Contributing Editor, SME Media
Additive Machines Go Mainstream

Additive Machines Go Mainstream

May 7, 2019
Additive manufacturing, and AM machines, have gone mainstream over the past five years. The technology has advanced. More materials, including metals and composites, are being used for 3D printing, where parts are made from a digital design.
Bill Koenig
By Bill Koenig Senior Editor, SME Media
Cajo Technologies

Laser Marking: Going Places

April 12, 2019
The well-established field of laser marking continues to break new ground with expanding business opportunities in automotive, oil and gas, medical and other industries.
Geoff Giordano
By Geoff Giordano Contributing Editor, SME Media
Education and Workforce Alignment, the Utah Way

Education and Workforce Alignment, the Utah Way

February 8, 2019
In 2015, Utah announced a program that would have a lasting impact on the state by bringing industry and education together in a new way.
Kimberlee Carlile
By Kimberlee Carlile Director, Talent Ready Utah
Allevi’s bioprinter extruder head

ISS Takes Manufacturing to New Heights

November 29, 2018
Two entities are taking steps to form an interstellar economy with the ISS as an orbiting manufacturing hub—the Center for Advancement of Science in Space in Melbourne, FL, (managers of the ISS U.S. National Laboratory) and Made In Space, a Moffett Field, CA, firm.
Ilene Wolff
By Ilene Wolff Contributing Editor, SME Media
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