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Weekly Wrap Up For June 14th, 2019

Dr. Chris Kuehl, Managing Director of Armada Corporate Intelligence, discusses the latest Credit Manager’s Index report with hosts Lew Weiss and Tim Grady. Metal Foam Stops .50 Caliber Rounds as Well as Steel For Immediate Release: Researchers have demonstrated that vehicle armor using composite metal foam (CMF) can stop ball and armor-piercing .50 caliber rounds as well as conven...

Reshoring Brings Jobs Back To The United States In Droves

A combination of relocated manufacturing and foreign direct investment in US manufacturing brought 145,000 jobs to the United State in 2018. This represents the second highest rate of job increase in recorded history. According to the Reshoring Initiative’s 2018 Reshoring Report, which includes data from 2010 through 2018, jobs repatriated from China account for a whopping 59% of all ...

Weekly Wrap Up For May 31st, 2019

Patricia Moran, Ph.D. and Director of Apprenticeship Programs with the New Jersey MEP joins hosts Lew Weiss and Tim Grady to discuss the services of the Manufacturing Extensions Partnerships. Manufacturers can get a free needs assessment to determine how to improve and grow their company. Musk’s Boring Company Lands First Commercial Contract When the renovations currently underway ...

Weekly Wrap Up For May 24th, 2019

Join this lively discussion between Norbert Ore, Director of Industry Surveys for Strategas Research Partners and Tim Grady, show host, as they explore the Purchasing Manager’s Index numbers from major economies around the world, and touch on other related subjects to the state of the world economy and the U.S. Long-Time NASA Supplier Honored U.S. Rep. Lou Correa toured the 70,000 ...

New Legislation To Boost Advanced Manufacturing in the US

In an effort to enhance America’s competitiveness in advanced manufacturing on a global scale, U.S. Senators Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) and Chris Coons (D-DE) have introduced The Global Leadership in Advanced Manufacturing Act. The bipartisan bill, introduced May 10th would expand the national network of linked Manufacturing USA institutes Manufacturing USA is a national network of manufact...

Weekly Wrap Up for May 10th, 2019

Dr. Chris Kuehl, author of the monthly Credit Manager’s Index report, joins hosts Lew Weiss and Tim Grady to discuss the latest details in the world of credit managers, as well as general economic conditions in the manufacturing industry. The Association For Manufacturing Technology Invites You To The MT360 Conference To accelerate the integration of emerging technologies into ...

Google Affiliate Wing Aviation Receives FAA Approval For Drone Deliveries

The Google affiliate Wing Aviation has received approval from the federal government to make commercial deliveries by drone. This marks the first time a corporation has gotten a federal air carrier certification for drone based deliveries. Approval from the Federal Aviation Administration means that Wing Aviation can operate commercial drone flights in designated parts of Virginia, which ...

Weekly Wrap Up For April 26th, 2019

Above is just one of the many interviews are host Lew Weiss conducted at this years ISM 2019. For every intriguing discussion be sure to check out our dedicated page for the event! Russian Aluminum Giant Rusal Invests $200 Million In Kentucky Mill United Company RUSAL, the second largest producer of aluminum on the world, has committed to a 10-year, $200 million investment in Kentuc...

Boeing Orders and Deliveries Have Fallen In Wake Of Fatal Crashes

Boeing has failed to gain any orders for its new 737 Max airliner in March as critics began slamming the plane for having two fatal crashes in a matter of five months. Deliveries of the 737 Max also fell from 26 in February to 11 in March. Although this number isn’t too surprising considering Boeing suspended deliveries of the plane in the middle of March after regulators from around globe ...