Tuesday, March 26, 2013
Roadmap summarizes the strategic importance of robotics and automation technologies to manufacturing industries in the U.S. economy.
Scenario planning model suggests modest policy shifts would have significant benefits.
Posted on 03/26 at 04:51 PM
Monday, March 25, 2013
Report predicts 16 of 24 industries will show gains in 2013, with 23 of 24 set to grow in 2014.
Posted on 03/25 at 04:19 PM
Sunday, March 24, 2013
Simulator developed by Tactus Technologies, a spinoff company from the University at Buffalo.
Thursday, March 21, 2013
Five crucial questions to ask and answer as you prepare your industrial environments to take full advantage of today's rapidly expanding wireless communications opportunities.
Two solutions groups formed to develop and advocate standards.
Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association and Material Handling Industry collaborated on video.
Posted on 03/21 at 11:46 AM
Wednesday, March 20, 2013
2012 shipments up more than 22% over 2011, orders up more than 14%.
Tuesday, March 19, 2013
You are under intense pressure: increased competition, globalization, stricter regulations, demand for higher value at lower cost, and a more discerning consumer base. With the high risk of recalls, manufacturers need an innovative approach to their supply chain: one that provides a real-time view into operations.
Replacing older, less efficient lift trucks at the right time can reduce your maintenance costs, improve your productivity and, most importantly, save money and maximize your return on investment. As a result, your profitability goes up. In an economic downturn, there is a tendency to postpone the purchase of new equipment. This may be a costly mistake.