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UK Getting Smart About The IoT

The U.S. government has started an initiative that includes innovation hubs dedicated to advance the advanced manufacturing industry, while also making new manufacturing technology more readily available to businesses of all sizes. These government programs are a great relief to an industry that has become increasingly dependent on these new technologies in order stay competitive. However, the UK has been starting their own federally funded program to improve upon, and learn more about, the ...

Mining Fatalities In 2015: Lowest On Record

Mining is notorious for being a dangerous line of work due to the nature of the industry. The Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) is responsible for monitoring the safety conditions of mines across the U.S. and they are extremely pleased with the results of their work in 2015. 2015 saw the least amount of mining-related fatalities ever on record. 28 miners lost their lives last year, which is down from 45 in 2014. These numbers do not include the fatalities from the oil and gas ...