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Ensuring Industry 4.0 Is Accessible to All Manufacturers

| ARM
One of the main promises of Industry 4.0 is to use digital technology to harness data to unlock business value from machines. The vision of “smart manufacturing” has been partially realized through... Read More
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Transitioning Military Members into Advanced Manufacturing

| NIIMBL
Active military service members (and military spouses) often have difficulties transitioning to civilian career roles. Terra Trujillo is a proud active service member of the United States Air Force... Read More
BioWork trainees, with Terra Trujillo (far left) and Lisa Smelser (far right). Credit: Central Carolina Community College.  Photo Credit: Elizabeth Ellis, NCBiotech Center
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Unlocking Manufacturing Communities

| America Makes
The pandemic has impacted how we reach and teach people, including for national Manufacturing Day. Here is just one example of the ways in which the Manufacturing USA® network and partners across the... Read More
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Go to ACE hands-on bootcamp goes beyond fundamentals of CNC machining

ACE hands-on bootcamp goes beyond fundamentals of CNC machining

| IACMI
Say hello to Stian Romberg, a former wide receiver at Brown University, currently a Ph.D. student at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville (UT) and researcher at Oak Ridge National Lab (ORNL). Stian... Read More
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Robotics Project Highlight: Automated Defect Inspection of Complex Metallic Parts

| ARM
The ARM (robotics institute) technology Project “Automated Defect Inspection for Complex Metallic Parts” has yielded impressive results, including detection rates above 95%, a speed of approximately... Read More
ARM March 2021 Project Highlight
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Project Highlight: Robotics Technician Training for Transitioning Military and Veterans

| ARM
This ARM Institute funded Education & Workforce Development (EWD) project created a new training pipeline for transitioning military and veterans, resulting in 18 project participants completing this... Read More
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Training the Future Advanced Manufacturing Workforce with Online Learning

| AFFOA
The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way manufacturers recruit, train and develop their workforce. Long term, this shift will work in manufacturers' favor as online learning is also key to developing... Read More
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Go to Students and Sustainability at Inaugural RAPID® ChemE Cube Competition

Students and Sustainability at Inaugural RAPID® ChemE Cube Competition

| RAPID
Student teams from five RAPID Member universities (Carnegie Mellon, Missouri University of Science and Technology, NC State, University of Delaware, and University of Pittsburgh) participated in the... Read More
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Go to Operation Next Advanced Manufacturing Certification Expands to Hampton Roads Region

Operation Next Advanced Manufacturing Certification Expands to Hampton Roads Region

| LIFT
LIFT, the Detroit-based, Department of Defense-supported national manufacturing innovation institute, in partnership with the Maritime Industrial Base Ecosystem, Old Dominion University, the Hampton... Read More
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Manufacturing USA Highlights Report Released

| AFFOA
This past year brought the country and our world unprecedented challenges, which now present opportunities to innovate and build a new path forward. Using lessons from this year, the manufacturing... Read More
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Go to SME and CESMII Join Forces to Accelerate Smart Manufacturing Adoption

SME and CESMII Join Forces to Accelerate Smart Manufacturing Adoption

| CESMII
Industry leaders SME, a non-profit professional association dedicated to advancing manufacturing, and CESMII – The Smart Manufacturing Institute, are partnering to drive smart manufacturing further... Read More
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Go to ARM Institute Announces Department of Labor Grant of $2.997M for Displaced Worker Training in the Tampa Bay, Florida Region

ARM Institute Announces Department of Labor Grant of $2.997M for Displaced Worker Training in the Tampa Bay, Florida Region

| NextFlex
The Advanced Robotics for Manufacturing (ARM) Institute, a Department of Defense Manufacturing Innovation Institute, has announced that the Department of Labor (DoL) is providing a grant to the... Read More
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Go to LIFT Expands Advanced Manufacturing Certification to Wisconsin National Guard

LIFT Expands Advanced Manufacturing Certification to Wisconsin National Guard

| LIFT
LIFT, the Detroit-based, Department of Defense-supported national manufacturing innovation institute, in partnership with Western Technical College and Lab Midwest, today announced its “Operation Next... Read More
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Go to NextFlex Manufacturing Day 2021 Virtual Presentation

NextFlex Manufacturing Day 2021 Virtual Presentation

| NextFlex
NextFlex, the Department of Defense-supported flexible hybrid electronics Manufacturing Innovation Institute [part of Manufacturing USA], hosted students, parents and teachers to a virtual celebration... Read More
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