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Lt. Col. Foster Ferguson

AM Eases Defense Supply Chain Challenges

September 25, 2023
Discover how additive manufacturing (AM) is revolutionizing the defense supply chain. Learn how 3D printing is saving costs, enhancing military readiness, and ensuring rapid parts replacement. From the battlefield to maintenance depots, AM is reshaping military logistics and boosting supply chain security.
Lt. Col. Foster Ferguson
By Lt. Col. Foster Ferguson USMC (Ret.), Global Director for Aerospace, Stratasys
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Strengthening Supply Chains

September 25, 2023
Amid supply chain woes and labor constraints, aerospace and defense industries innovate. Lean principles, vertical integration, and advanced tech reshape the supply chain.
Kip Hanson
By Kip Hanson Contributing Editor, SME Media
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Hexagon's Sixth Sense Announces Nine Startups to Transform Manufacturing Sustainability and Digital Reality

September 25, 2023
Hexagon's Manufacturing Intelligence division has chosen nine innovative startups for its Third Sixth Sense Cohort, emphasizing sustainability and digital integration. These startups offer solutions for critical manufacturing challenges, including product sustainability and design automation. Through the Sixth Sense program, they gain access to Hexagon's resources, accelerating their path to success and contributing to a sustainable future for the industry.
Hillary Cargo
By Hillary Cargo Senior Editor, SME Media
Annie Wang

Senvol President Elected to SME’s Additive Manufacturing Technical Community Leadership Committee

September 25, 2023
Annie Wang, President of Senvol, has been elected to SME's Additive Manufacturing (AM) Technical Community Leadership Committee (TCLC).
By Senvol Press Release
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UAW Strike Widens for GM and Stellantis

September 22, 2023
Ford facilities will not be added to the strike due to progress in negotiations.
By Cameron Kerkau Associate Editor, SME Media
Artificial Intelligence (AI)

AI-Enabled Supply Chain Optimization

September 22, 2023
Discover how artificial intelligence (AI) is revolutionizing supply chain management by predicting disruptions, optimizing just-in-time inventory, and enhancing supply chain resilience. Explore the power of neural networks and data analytics in mitigating supply chain challenges and ensuring uninterrupted production in complex manufacturing processes.
George "Nick" Bullen
By George "Nick" Bullen Aerospace Consultant, Author and Certified Instructor, SME Fellow
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