Volkswagen to open its North American EV manufacturing plant In Chattanooga

U.S., Jan. 15 -- Volkswagen has announced that it is set to open its first electric vehicle manufacturing facility in Chattanooga in an $800mn investment. The new facility form part of the company's g... Read More

Lithium-ion's environmental credentials set to address labour challenges

U.S., Jan. 11 -- Supply chain operations are increasingly centre stage as organisations embrace 24x7 warehousing in response to customer led demands - and one of the biggest issues is finding the righ... Read More

Rolls Royce smashes previous record sales figures in 2018

U.S., Jan. 10 -- Rolls Royce has revealed its record global results for 2018. The company has achieved the highest annual sales in its history, with 4,107 cars delivered in over 50 countries around th... Read More

Breakthrough Energy Ventures leads a $20mn funding round into Boston Metal

U.S., Jan. 10 -- Breakthrough Energy Ventures, a venture capital firm with Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates at the helm, has recently led a $20mn funding round into steel manufacturer, Boston Metal. T... Read More

How technology can supportbehavioural safety in the manufacturing industry

U.S., Jan. 9 -- We all have bad habits - whether it's interrupting our boss or forgetting to turn off our computer at the end of the day. Our minor faults can cause friction in the workplace, yet when... Read More

Daimler and BMW further cement their partnership in the future of mobility

U.S., Jan. 8 -- Following approval from regulators to merge their "mobility" services, BMW and Daimler are set to partner on delivering an increasingly agile, digitised, multi-modal transportation. C... Read More

Strata Manufacturing is set to further digitise its manufacturing operations

U.S., Jan. 8 -- Located in the UAE, Strata Manufacturing remains at the forefront of aircraft manufacturing, building strong ties with Airbus, Boeing and Leonardo-Finmeccanica Aero-structures division... Read More

The future of the manufacturing industry: Technology trends for 2019 and beyond

U.S., Jan. 7 -- 2018 has been an exceptional year for investment in the manufacturing sector. From advances in internet of things (IoT) and augmented reality (AR) to growth in virtual reality (VR), 20... Read More

Rethinking 'Design' for 'Additive Manufacturing'

U.S., Jan. 7 -- Additive Manufacturing (AM), used interchangeably with '3D Printing,' is witnessing explosive growth and adoption. Increasing number of businesses around the world now view additive ma... Read More

Industry 4.0 and the rise of the 'smart factory'

U.S., Jan. 5 -- Smart factories are fast becoming mainstream in manufacturing, offering a new level of efficiency and productivity to those that invest in them. Industry 4.0, combined with increasingl... Read More