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Rising Demand for EVs Will Disrupt Auto Manufacturing

Rising Demand for EVs Will Disrupt Auto Manufacturing The most significant transformations are likely to happen in factories, where the differences between EV and ICE vehicles could reshape workflows and drastically reduce labor hours. To Overcome Capacity Constraints, Industry 4.0 Implementations Must Follow These 3 Steps The benefits of industry 4.0 in manufacturing are clear,… Continue reading Rising Demand for EVs Will Disrupt Auto Manufacturing

Four key actions to strengthen process resilience

Richard Jeffers, Director of Maintenance Solutions at RS Components, shares findings from the second report in its Resilience Index series, which looks at process resilience and how senior engineers can strengthen it. The latest report in the Resilience Index series we’ve commissioned, uncovered four key actions senior engineers should consider taking to build process resilience… Continue reading Four key actions to strengthen process resilience

Rolls-Royce’s all-electric aircraft completes maiden flight in UK

Rolls-Royce’s first all-electric aircraft has completed its maiden flight in the skies above the UK ahead of a world record attempt later this year. The ‘Spirit of Innovation’ soared for around 15 minutes, having taken off from the MOD’s Boscombe Down airfield in Wiltshire on Wednesday. With its powerful 400kW (500+hp) electric powertrain and the… Continue reading Rolls-Royce’s all-electric aircraft completes maiden flight in UK

Soaring Demand From Automakers Makes Thai Electronics Magnate A Billionaire

Shares of KCE Electronics, a Thai manufacturer of printed circuit boards, have jumped 534% since March last year boosted by rising demand from the auto industry. This has propelled its founder and chairman, Bancha Ongkosit, into the ranks of the world’s billionaires. Ongkosit, 70, has an estimated net worth of just over $1 billion derived… Continue reading Soaring Demand From Automakers Makes Thai Electronics Magnate A Billionaire

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How Do You Ship an Electric Bicycle?

Subscribe Here! Email Address Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer Do You Have Hidden Freight Costs? Get Our EBOOK HERE Electric bicycle article and permission to publish here provided by Jake Rheude. Sales of e-bikes took off during the past year and show no signs of slowing down. If federal legislation for electric bike tax credits becomes law, many… Continue reading How Do You Ship an Electric Bicycle?

Advances in Machine Vision Enable Automation of Quality Inspections

Operations Advances in Machine Vision Enable Automation of Quality Inspections Experts from Amazon Web Services and Elementary Robotics share insights about automated inspections Published: Thursday, September 9, 2021 – 12:03 During the Association for Advancing Automation (A3) Vision Week in June 2020, experts from Amazon Web Services and Elementary Robotics weighed in on the traditional… Continue reading Advances in Machine Vision Enable Automation of Quality Inspections

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The New Wave of Web 3.0 Metaverse Innovations

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Over the last few months, big tech has been extremely vocal about the possibilities presented by the metaverse. Mark Zuckerberg has been talking at length about repositioning Facebook to create an immersive world where social interaction, commerce and the internet all meet. He described his vision as… Continue reading The New Wave of Web 3.0 Metaverse Innovations

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MTC & The Manufacturer join forces at Digital Manufacturing Week

The Manufacturer is delighted to announce that The Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC) are moving the date of their Digitalising Manufacturing Conference to be part of Digital Manufacturing Week. The Digitalising Manufacturing Conference has previously been run in October, but this year, in partnership with The Manufacturer, the event will be held virtually on 9th November, and… Continue reading MTC & The Manufacturer join forces at Digital Manufacturing Week

Mexico advances and consolidates itself as the second most innovative country in Latin America

A year of great challenges, that is what 2020 was like for the Latin American economies. The urgent need to innovate to face the crisis caused by COVID-19 has represented an enormous challenge for the countries of the region. Gabriella Clare Marino vía Unsplash Facing this reality has not been easy for Mexico, however, thanks… Continue reading Mexico advances and consolidates itself as the second most innovative country in Latin America

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Hyundai Making Big Hydrogen Push With Cheaper Fuel Cells For Trucks, Drones And Sports Car

Hyundai Motor, which is readying a new line of battery-powered vehicles, says hydrogen is essential for cutting carbon emissions from transportation, especially heavy-duty trucks, and intends to roll out a cheaper, smaller fuel cell system to power every commercial vehicle model it makes—as well as drones, emergency vehicles, homes, trains, ships and a sports car. … Continue reading Hyundai Making Big Hydrogen Push With Cheaper Fuel Cells For Trucks, Drones And Sports Car