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Easy Setups with Automated On-Machine Probing

December 7, 2021
Machine operators can replace time-consuming manual setups and gauging with the precision of digital metrology through a conversational CNC interface.
By Mazak, Addy Machine
At MD&M West 2021, Justin Ryan of Rady Children’s Hospital, Cambre Kelly of Restor3d and Sean McEligot of the Mayo Clinic covered a wide range of topics related to the use of additive manufacturing for end-use-device development.

Medical device AM experts tackle quality, software, hiring

December 7, 2021
Justin Ryan of Rady Children’s Hospital, Cambre Kelly of Restor3d and Sean McEligot of the Mayo Clinic discuss the use of additive manufacturing for end-use-device development.
Ilene Wolff
By Ilene Wolff Contributing Editor, SME Media
Ed Cuoco, VP of strategy and solutions at PTC

Helping companies improve quality, reduce repairs and waste

December 6, 2021
The experience an Italian electronics manufacturer had with emerging tools provides a glimpse of a better world.
By Karen Haywood Queen Contributing Editor, SME Media
Due to their ability to turn extremely large and heavy workpieces, vertical turret lathes like this one from Absolute Machine Tools are highly capable of machining supersized parts.

A New World for Energy Parts Manufacturing

November 30, 2021
Solar, wind and hydro are striving for dominance in the energy sector while oil and gas continues to hang on tight. What does it mean for suppliers?
Kip Hanson
By Kip Hanson Contributing Editor, SME Media
Keith Higgins

OSB giant understands value of digital thread is not TBD

November 30, 2021
How the digital thread increases visibility of upstream and downstream workflows.
By Keith Higgins VP of Digital Transformation, Rockwell Automation
Alan Rooks

Energy Industry Demands New Mix of Parts

November 29, 2021
While fossil fuels dominate the energy market, expect a new mix of parts as renewable energy and EVs grow in market share.
Alan Rooks
By Alan Rooks Editor in Chief, Manufacturing Engineering
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