All posts tagged manufacturing

Will Public-Private Innovation Revitalize U.S. Manufacturing?

During the past decade public-private partnerships (P3s) have built some vital transportation and infrastructure projects in the U.S. Now a similar cooperative approach is being applied to an entirely different sector—manufacturing. Regional manufacturing innovation institutes are bringing together the resources […]

New Report Outlines Opportunities and Disruptions of 3D Printing for Industrial Manufacturing

3D printing (3DP), also known as additive manufacturing, is showing signs of triggering transformations in U.S. industrial manufacturing, from product design and production to restructured supply chains, according to a report released by PwC US in conjunction with The Manufacturing […]

Optimizing Space leads to Increased Manufacturing and Supply Chain Capabilities

Are you making the best use of your manufacturing and warehouse space? A leading manufacturer was able to increase workspace and storage capacity without exceeding their established blueprint. The secret was a mezzanine solution. Mezzanines allow you to utilize existing […]

Supply Chain Jobs and the Skills Crisis

by Carol Miller, MHI Vice President of Marketing and Communications  Former President of the National Association of Manufacturers Jerry Jasinowski recently wrote an article on the Huffington Post on the manufacturing and skills crisis. This is a topic MHI has […]

Manufacturers Start to Trade Offshoring for Botsourcing

Robotics technology is boosting manufacturing and employment in the U.S., and in developed economies has led to “botsourcing,” that is, the return of manufacturing from overseas, according to a new Harvard Business Review HBR Blog Network post. Botsoursing, bringing production back […]

NIST awards $9 million in planning grants for manufacturing technology

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) recently awarded 19 advanced manufacturing technology planning grants totaling $9 million to new or existing industry-driven consortia to develop technology roadmaps aimed at strengthening U.S. manufacturing and innovation performance across industries.The grants, […]

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