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Felsomat USA to Host Innovation Day on June 10

June 7, 2021
Felsomat USA will host Innovation Day on June 10 at its U.S. headquarters in Schaumburg.
By Felsomat USA Press Release
“Our smart manufacturing vision is very much about trying to drive toward autonomy in manufacturing,” said Stephen Graham, executive VP of metrology and production software at Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence. See him speak on a smart manufacturing panel:

Boosting production output, improving quality with automated machine control

May 26, 2021
Here is a case study of how Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence helped out a manufacturer.
Kip Hanson
By Kip Hanson Contributing Editor, SME Media
Measurement data being transmitted to laptop user at a machine tool.

New Data Collection Technology Ensures Speed, Accuracy, Scalability and Security

May 21, 2021
Roush Yates Engines explored ways to improve the accuracy, integrity and throughput of its measurement data, and decided to implement DataSure 4.0, a data acquisition solution developed by The L.S. Starrett Co.
By Roush Yates Engines
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U.S. Cutting Tool Orders Rise on Monthly Basis in February

May 5, 2021
February 2021 U.S. cutting tool consumption totaled $149.5 million, according to the U.S. Cutting Tool Institute (USCTI) and AMT – The Association for Manufacturing Technology. This total, as reported by companies participating in the Cutting Tool Market Report collaboration, was up 3.3 percent from January's $144.8 million and down 17.1 percent when compared with the $180.3 million reported for February 2020.
By USCTI, AMT Press Release
Originally launched in 2020, the IRB 1300 is now available in IP67, Foundry Plus 2 and cleanroom ISO 4 versions.

ABB’s IRB 1300 robot enhanced for harsh and cleanroom applications

April 29, 2021
IRB 1300 features IP67, Foundry Plus 2 and cleanroom ISO 4 versions, enabling new applications in harsh and contamination-free production environments.
By ABB Inc. Press Release
Advanced uses a Fastems ROBO-One Flexible Manufacturing System (FMS). The new system’s largest benefits happen on the front end of the process through the MMS7 controller’s functionalities for scheduling, forecasting, data collection, and document control.

FMS for Low-Volume, High-Mix Shop Provides Stable, Predictable Process

April 29, 2021
Through its 40 years of success, though, the name “Advanced” really became a philosophy and objective, woven into every strand of the company’s DNA.
By Advanced
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