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Machina Labs to Unveil The Machina Deployable System at FABTECH

September 11, 2023
Machina Labs unveils the game-changing Machina Deployable System, a portable robotic marvel combining AI and advanced robotics for digital part formation and cutting, set to revolutionize manufacturing at FABTECH 2023.
Hillary Cargo
By Hillary Cargo Senior Editor, SME Media
Manufacturing Technology Order Trends

U.S. Manufacturing Technology Orders Dip in July but Show Resilience Amid Economic Uncertainty

September 11, 2023
Discover the July 2023 trends in U.S. manufacturing technology orders, revealing resilience and diverse sales opportunities amid slight monthly declines.
Hillary Cargo
By Hillary Cargo Senior Editor, SME Media
As well as enabling operators to pick and return their tools properly, the software can also manage restocking and maintenance of inventory.

A Hero’s Journey: Automating Tooling Management

September 7, 2023
Unlocking Efficiency: Revolutionizing Tooling Management for Manufacturing Excellence. Discover how advanced automation software and hardware solutions are transforming tool inventory control, enhancing productivity, sustainability, and cost-effectiveness on the shop floor.
Andreas Nyberg
By Andreas Nyberg Tool Supply Specialist, Sandvik Coromant
“Speed and accuracy were always a contradiction for us before we installed the new generation of ZEISS PRISMO fortis,” says Roland Ziltener, head of quality management, Starrag Group.

Taking Quality Assurance to New Heights

September 7, 2023
Experience the future of precision aerospace manufacturing as Starrag partners with Zeiss to revolutionize accuracy and efficiency.
By Starrag Group Contributed Article
Kane Robotics solutions, such as the GRIT-XL shown here, help enhance efficiency and productivity.

Let Cobots Take on the Dull, Dirty and Repetitive Jobs

August 29, 2023
3 Simple Steps to Incorporate Cobots
Alan Hiken
By Alan Hiken COO, Kane Robotics
Up close image of a railroad track

July Sees Dip in New Orders for Manufactured Durable Goods: Analysis

August 28, 2023
In July, new orders for manufactured durable goods experienced a 5.2% decrease, primarily attributed to a 14.3% decline in transportation equipment, as reported by the U.S. Census Bureau
Hillary Cargo
By Hillary Cargo Senior Editor, SME Media
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