3D Printing & CAD
AUTOMATION & IIOT
Finding Opportunities in Sustainability-Driven Production
Sept. 28, 2023
Manufacturers embed sustainability and resilience principles into their operations to increase competitiveness and resilience.
Endeavor Business Media
2023 IDEA Awards: SiTime is the Big IDEA Winner
Sept. 22, 2023
All votes have been tabulated, and now it's time to reveal the best new product innovations of 2023.
Rockwell Automation Acquires Clearpath Robotics: Accelerating AMR Deployments
Sept. 8, 2023
Analysts tout autonomous mobile robots (AMRs) deployments as the next frontier in industrial automation and transformation.
BLDC Motors are Designed to Propel Medical Devices
Aug. 31, 2023
The cost-effectiveness of brushless DC motors makes them favorable for the medical device sector.
Design Automated Controls
Upgrading the Controls for a Machine Builder’s Cotton Press
Aug. 29, 2023
When a systems integrator received a request to modernize a cotton press, he discovered a new set of tools for dealing with an enduring machine.
More content from Sept/Oct 2023
Washington State University
Old-Fashioned Cooling Methods Inspire Modern Passive Cooling System
Aug. 24, 2023
Researchers revisit historical cooling mechanisms to inspire and investigate fresh ways to keep facilities and living spaces cool.
Advancing Sustainability in 3D Printing
Aug. 14, 2023
Is 3D printing the path to greener manufacturing?
Shaping Sustainability in 3D Printing
Aug. 9, 2023
A recent $1.8 million in seed funding is helping Metafold drive the mass adoption of a sustainable industrial 3D printing platform with its cloud- and API-based 3D engineering...
University of Houston
R&D Spotlight: Stretchable, Flexible Li-Ion Batteries are a Natural Fit for Wearables
Aug. 8, 2023
This fully stretchable fabric-based lithium-ion battery design consists of a conductive silver fabric as a platform and current collector.
Making Production Sustainable with Digital Tools
July 25, 2023
A digital twin methodology that incorporates sustainability along with other operational parameters can bring manufacturers closer to their resource and energy consumption goals...
OneCharge Lithium Batteries
Lithium Forklift Batteries Find Second Life in Solar Energy Storage
June 29, 2023
How end-of-life lithium cells used in forklifts were reincarnated for a solar array—buying an extra 10 years of expected use in the process.
Bringing Sustainability from the Boardroom to Ground Level
June 14, 2023
Smarter use of sensing technologies can drive energy efficiency and enable electrification. Examples include heat pumps, battery chemistries and industrial sensing.
Moving a New Machine to Electric Drive
June 13, 2023
Frequently asked questions about battery options in electrification projects.