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Manufacturing Engineering: May 2023

The May 2023 edition of Manufacturing Engineering is available as a digital magazine. Links to individual articles are below.
Courtney Silver, president of Ketchie Manufacturing Inc., reviews paperwork with an employee.

Creative Solutions for Productivity, Profitability

April 19, 2023
Navigating lingering industrywide concerns that make bottom-line sense.
Ilene Wolff
By Ilene Wolff Contributing Editor, SME Media
As with many robotic solutions, Canvas provides remote support to its users through a mobile device interface.

Automation: Today and Beyond

April 21, 2023
It’s time to rethink manufacturing and the role our workforce (or lack thereof) plays in its success.
Kip Hanson
By Kip Hanson Contributing Editor, SME Media
Tooling up a four-spindle Danobat Overbeck IRD to grind ceramic necking dies.

Pushing the Limits with Ceramics

April 24, 2023
Solutions for ceramic machining—and machining ceramics.
Ed Sinkora
By Ed Sinkora Contributing Editor, SME Media
Siemens Smart Infrastructure expands options for distribution grid applications with its Siapp, a software license for the Sicam A8000 automation and remote terminal unit, which allows up to three separate custom applications to be developed, parameterized, and loaded onto the remote terminal unit.

Data-Driven Productivity

April 26, 2023
Advanced sensors and controllers go digital for a competitive edge.
By Thom Cannell Contributing Editor

Voices AMplified

Shop Solutions

  • Manufacturing Management

    Destination Space Shop

    April 20, 2023
    Axiom Space Inc. won a $140 million contract with NASA in early 2020 to provide habitable spacecraft that can be attached to the International Space Station.
    By Steve Plumb - Senior Editor, SME Media
  • Lasers

    Staying Sharpe with Laser-Focused Technology

    April 21, 2023
    New Berlin, Wis.-based Sharpe Fabrication Inc. has the right technology to keep pace with the speed of customer requirements.
    By Sharpe Products and BLM Group - Contributed Article

Up Front

SME Speaks

  • SME Speaks

    What Is SME?

    April 12, 2023
    What is SME? A member says the organization is its membership base.
    By Gregory A. Harris, PhD, PE - Auburn University, SME Member Since 2017

Advanced Manufacturing Now

  • Manufacturing Management

    Combating Fugitive Emissions

    April 25, 2023
    Fugitive emissions pose a real threat to the environment and public health.
    By Jason Kollatschny - President & CEO, Freudenberg Oil & Gas Technologies

Software Update

  • Software

    Tag: Increased Safety Tracking Is It

    April 25, 2023
    Improving productivity and safety are two of the biggest concerns in manufacturing. Honeywell says its new Safety Watch system can increase both by tracking the whereabouts of employees.
    By M. Lapham - Contributing Editor