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No One to Blame Because No One’s In Charge

October 15, 2014 9:37 am | by Alan Nicol | Blogs | Comments

A recurring topic surrounding improvement business is the command for change, but with no clear path forward. These experiences are frustrating, undermine our trust in leaders and each other, and in the end, cost us a ...    


Avalue Introduces 3.5-Inch Single Board Computer

October 15, 2014 9:32 am | by PD&D Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Avalue Technology has announced a 3.5-inch single board computer, the ECM-BYT2. ECM-BYT2, powered by the newest Intel Atom processor E3800 family and Intel Celeron processor J1900 family, a system-on-chip ...

New Cargo Plane Design Takes Off, Vertically

October 15, 2014 9:18 am | by Melissa Fassbender, Editor, @melfass | Articles | Comments

Historically, vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) vehicles have been relegated to helicopters and expensive military aircraft. Yet the design, as applied to commercial aircraft, has not been successful without significant sacrifices in ...


SEGGER Announces Support for ARM Cortex-M7

October 14, 2014 4:34 pm | by PD&D Staff | Product Releases | Comments

SEGGER has announced their support for the new ARM Cortex-M7 architecture. SEGGER’s industry standard J-Link debug probes and middleware products, including embOS and the new emSecure Digital Signature Library are ...

Murata Announces Digital PoL DC-DC Converter

October 14, 2014 4:18 pm | by PD&D Staff | Murata Power Solutions, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Murata has announced the addition of the OKDx-T/40 series of non-isolated point-of-load (PoL) DC/DC converters from Murata Power Solutions. Available in three different package formats, through-hole, single-in-line, and surface ...

Chrysler Recalls 184K SUVs for Airbag Defect

October 14, 2014 4:09 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Chrysler is recalling 184,215 SUVs worldwide because a wiring problem could disable their air bags and seat belt pretensioners. The recall involves the 2014 model year Dodge Durango and Jeep Grand Cherokee ...      


Alcoa Manufactures New Hull for Combat Vehicles

October 14, 2014 4:06 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Alcoa has produced the world’s largest single-piece forged aluminum hull for combat vehicles to improve troop protection as part of a joint Alcoa-US Army initiative launched last year ...                 


Companies Abandon Ambitious Desert Solar Project

October 14, 2014 4:01 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

It sounded like a good idea: build massive solar energy plants in the deserts of North Africa and the Middle East to supply Europe with 15 percent of its electricity needs by 2050. But the consortium behind the ambitious plan has now admitted ...


E5618 Xtreme Torque Stepper Motor with Enhanced Technology

October 14, 2014 3:58 pm | by PD&D Staff | Lin Engineering | Product Releases | Comments

Lin Engineering has announced the Xtreme Torque E5618 Stepper Motor with Enhanced Technology. The E5618 has been designed to reduce stalling, skipped steps, and provide efficient torque to keep applications continuously running smoothly ...

AMT Donates 3D Printer to Brecksville-Broadview Heights High School STEM Program

October 14, 2014 3:07 pm | by AMT | News | Comments

To celebrate Manufacturing Day, an annual event during which North American manufacturers open their doors to showcase the potential of modern manufacturing and foster interest in manufacturing careers, AMT – The Association ...   


IMTS & GIE Media Donate $20K to Chicago-Area School Focused on STEM

October 14, 2014 2:54 pm | by IMTS Media | News | Comments

A check for $20,000 was presented to Austin Polytechnical Academy (APA) by IMTS – The International Manufacturing Technology Show and GIE Media on Friday, Oct. 3, 2014, to help advance the school’s mission of preparing ...    


SkillsUSA Students Thank Corporate Partners

October 14, 2014 2:33 pm | by SkillsUSA | News | Comments

In honor of Manufacturing Day, October 3, SkillsUSA recognized the role its manufacturing partners play in helping SkillsUSA meet its mission to empower its student members to become world-class workers, leaders and responsible ...  


Winners Announced for 3rd Annual STEM Education Awards

October 14, 2014 2:24 pm | by AutomationDirect | Automationdirect | News | Comments

The Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) and the TAG Education Collaborative (TAG-Ed) has announced that AutomationDirect has been named as the Corporate Outreach category winner for the 2014 Georgia ...       


SOMNIUM Partners with P&E Microcomputer Systems

October 14, 2014 2:12 pm | by SOMNIUM | News | Comments

SOMNIUM Technologies announce they have partnered with P&E Microcomputer Systems to bring world class hardware debug capabilities to SOMNIUM DRT - an innovative software development environment for embedded systems based ...   


Kia Powers Ahead with Fastest EV Chargers in Europe

October 14, 2014 2:07 pm | by Kia Motors | News | Comments

Kia Motors Europe has installed two innovative fast-charging stations at its European headquarters in Frankfurt. With sales of the new Soul EV to commence in Europe in Q4, the fast chargers mark Kia’s ambition to be a leader in advanced ...



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