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You wake at precisely 6:47 a.m., as you always do. You lift the bedclothes and fold them over at a precise 40 degree angle, as always,...

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Manufacturers in the United States have been facing some significant challenges finding qualified machine operators. Increasing automation...

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Robots and Animals

Robots are often designed using inspiration from animals: how an octopus can move into small spaces, how a kangaroo gathers force for a...

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Industry 4.0

Industry 4.0, smart factories, the Industrial Internet of Things… whatever you choose to call it, it’s certain that...

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Who Should Do Your Repairs?

When a machine fails, what do you do? In some facilities, high-priced engineers are called in to do troubleshooting and repairs on the...

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Managing Engineers = Herding Cats?

Predictions about the future of manufacturing are downright whimsical nowadays, but one we keep hearing is that there will be no more...

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