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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
AmericaMakes
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
IACMI ACE Stan
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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
ARM project highlight
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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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Breathing Freely While Fighting Fires

| LIFT
Traditional air packs that firefighters wear provide oxygen for about 45 minutes. The tanks are bulky and heavy and restrict movement in or access to confined spaces. By giving firefighters a... Read More
Lifeline Firehose

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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
LIFT Workforce development
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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
NextFlex MFG Day virtual Tour
Go to The White House Joins LIFT To Celebrate Manufacturing Day 2021

The White House Joins LIFT To Celebrate Manufacturing Day 2021

| LIFT
LIFT, the Detroit-based, Department of Defense-supported national manufacturing innovation institute [part of Manufacturing USA], was joined today by Dr. Alondra Nelson, Deputy Director for Science... Read More
LIFT MFG Day virtual Tour
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A Proclamation on National Manufacturing Day, 2021

| AFFOA
On National Manufacturing Day, we celebrate all that is made in America and recognize the importance of our Nation’s manufacturers to every aspect of our lives. From the electronics we rely on, to the... Read More
Whitehouse MFG Day proclamation
Go to LIFT to Showcase a Digital Twin Smart Factory

LIFT to Showcase a Digital Twin Smart Factory

| LIFT
LIFT, the Detroit-based, Department of Defense-supported national manufacturing innovation institute and part of the Manufacturing USA network, today announced that it has begun developing a Digital... Read More
LIFT Digital Twin Smart Factory
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Pathways to Manufacturing Careers Infographic

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Manufacturing employs millions of Americans. This infographic helps illustrate the pathways from jobs with adjacent skills to high-tech manufacturing careers and the benefits this transition brings... Read More
Pathways to Manufacturing Careers
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GE Digital Joins CESMII Institute

| CESMII
CESMII – The Smart Manufacturing Institute is excited to add GE Digital to our rapidly growing ranks of partners and members. Interoperability, community, and innovation that can scale are essential... Read More
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