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The National Metalworking Award Given to Acme Alliance from Reshoring Initiative

September 23, 2021
Announced at FABTECH 2021 on Tuesday, Sept 14, award recognizes companies that bring manufacturing operations back to the U. S.
Bruce Morey
By Bruce Morey Senior Technical Editor, SME Media
Radius plate implants produced with a 3D printer adapt to the movement of the bones and encourage the healing process.

3D Printing with Amorphous Metals

September 23, 2021
Amorphous metals are ideal for medical devices created with 3D printing.
Laura Kastenmayer
By Laura Kastenmayer Industry Management, TRUMPF
With hyperMILL CAM software from Open Mind Technologies, CNC machining operations at Molrio, a Guadalajara machine shop, have been operating at peak performance.

CAM Software Helps Tire Tooling Shop Gain Traction

September 23, 2021
CAM Software helps Molrio deliver tire molds.
A three-robot cell orchested by the same “brain,” Realtime Robotics’ controller. Normally, there aren’t different robot brands within one cell. The controller allows the use of robots that are best for a user’s needs, unrestricted by the different programming language requirements of each brand.

Unlocking Automotive’s Use of Robotics

September 22, 2021
Robots simply are not used as widely as they could be, due to persistent barriers.
Dan Sorin
By Dan Sorin Founder and Chief Architect, Realtime Robotics Inc.
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