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FMA Presents “How Manufacturing Drives the Economy”

Manufacturing Day℠ is a celebration of modern manufacturing meant to inspire the next generation of manufacturers. Although Manufacturing Day officially occurs on the first Friday in October— this year is Oct 7, 2016 —any day can be a Manufacturing Day. MFG DAY addresses common misperceptions about manufacturing by giving manufacturers an opportunity to open their doors and show, ...

Index of Previous Shows

Or click on any of the following Show Topics: Aerospace - Automotive - 3D Manufacturing - Internet Of Things - Manufacturing - Supply Chain - Port Strike - Politics - Shipping - Oil and Gas - ISM - Brazil - China - Mining - Robotics - MFG Day - Steel Industry Below is a chronological list of previous shows: S7-E13: 49.4 - Why The PMI Isn't All That Bad, Even Though It’s Below 50.0 ...

Let Drones Do The Leg Work: Warehouse Inventory Management

Drones or Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) are everywhere, above our heads at sporting events, in toy stores and possibly even making it to a warehouse near you. Recently the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) set guidelines on commercial drones to allow for regulated commercial use of these advanced flying machines. There are still some strict guidelines that need to be followed but it's a ...

What Is The State Of Industrial Computing In Manufacturing?

Originally featured on Posted by Daniel Waldron on Aug 3, 2016 Industrial computing on the manufacturing floor has evolved since early commercial applications were installed across aerospace and automotive industries in the 1960s. What’s changed and what are the challenges faced by manufacturing firms reliant on industrial computing as part of their day-to day operations? Indust...

Pre-records for 7-19

Show breakdown: Intro and recap (live) Adlestien interview (pre-record) Commercials (pre-record) Moutray interview (pre-record) Wrap up (live) Here are the 2 pre-recorded interviews: Mike Adlestien - Potomic Photonics Runtime 29:52 Please listen to the beginning and end of this recording so we can establish a way to transition form live to pre-record. At the end of ...

Don’t Let Safety Take a Backseat To Productivity: It Could Be Costing You Money

Manufacturers are beginning to take safety much more seriously than they have in the past. With the knowledge of First aid training being available to everyone, there shouldn't be any excuses as to why safety in the workplace wouldn't be a priority. Facilities have come so far from their early days in the early 1900's and beyond, but there is still room for improvement. June marks National Safety ...

New Jersey’s March to Success

Manufacturing Talk Radio Host Lewis Weiss traveled to the New Jersey Institute of Technology's Newark campus to attend an employer forum and reception on best practices for hiring veterans. Listen to the entire panel discussion, then watch as Lewis interviews some of the panel members to get some insight into the value in hiring veterans. Intro with Host Lewis Weiss Lewis Spends ...

Incredible Exoskeletons help Empower The Manufacturing Workforce

Technology in the manufacturing industry is less about replacing the workforce and more about enhancing them. People are still the heart of every manufacturing operation and without them, today's advanced manufacturing industry would not be possible. We've seen technology like collaborative robots and impressive manufacturing software where the main goal is to improve the lives of the employees ...