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AMT News – June 2017 interactive pdf
- Growing in 3D:  additive manufacturing's expanding world
- Market Data Review - Optimism is more than just numbers
- Defining your sales process for success
- Meet us in St. Louis for D17: Distribution Summit 
- Brazil: a market back on the upswing
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Additive manufacturing's expanding world
RAPID + TCT is a 3D printing and additive manufacturing event, which this year took place in Pittsburgh. This is fitting, as some are calling Pittsburgh
the “Silicon Valley of 3D printing” because of the technology’s growing presence in the region.  (more)
Stay Connected, Attend Distribution Summit 2017 - Sept.13-14
Gain the knowledge, inspiration and connections you need to create opportunities, build relationships and increase your success at AMT’s 2017 Distribution Summit, September 13-14, 2017, at the Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis, Mo.  (more)
Boston event to speed smart technology in manufacturing
To help speed the inclusion of smart manufacturing technologies, SME and AMT have partnered to create a new kind of event - the Smart Manufacturing Experience, taking place April 30 - May 2, 2018, at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center.  (more)
Key legislation tied to FY18 budget
It seemed that the administration and Congress were on the right track for significant action, but now they’re stuck. They’re struggling to find common ground on an increasingly complex political landscape.  (more)
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U.S. Cutting Tool 2017 YTD Consumption up 5.8% in May
May U.S. cutting tool consumption totaled $191.93 million according to the U.S. Cutting Tool Institute (USCTI) and AMT – The Association For Manufacturing Technology. This total, as reported by companies participating in the Cutting Tool Market Report (CTMR) collaboration, was up 14.2% from April’s $168.03 million and up 15.5% when compared with the total of $166.25 million reported for May 2016. With a year-to-date total of $908.04 million, 2017 is up 5.8% when compared with 2016.  (more)
July 10 - U.S. Manufacturing Technology Orders for May 2017
The U.S. Manufacturing Technology Orders report for May 2017 showed gains for the month and year over year, according to AMT – The Association For Manufacturing Technology. May orders were up 3.1 percent over April, and 21.8 percent over May 2016.  (more)
U.S. Cutting Tool 2017 YTD Consumption up 3.5% in April
April U.S. cutting tool consumption totaled $168.03 million according to the USCTI and AMT. This total, as reported by companies participating in the Cutting Tool Market Report (CTMR) collaboration, was down 16% from March’s $200.05 million and down 3.6%  when compared with the total of $174.26 million reported for April 2016. With a year-to-date total of $716.11 million, 2017 is up 3.5% when compared with 2016.
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June 12 - U.S. Manufacturing Technology Orders for April 2017
Manufacturing technology orders made year-over-year gains in April according to the latest U.S. Manufacturing Technology Orders report from AMT – The Association For Manufacturing Technology. It was also the first month that orders showed gains year to date for 2017.   (more)
Smart Manufacturing Experience 2018: SME and AMT Announce Boston Manufacturing Event
Smart Manufacturing is being described as the next Industrial Revolution. According to the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), Smart Manufacturing can be defined as fully-integrated, collaborative manufacturing systems that respond in real time to meet changing demands and conditions in the factory, in the supply network, and in customer needs. To help fast-track the adoption of Smart Manufacturing technologies, SME and AMT – The Association For Manufacturing Technology, have partnered to create a new kind of event - the Smart Manufacturing Experience, taking place April 30 through May 2, 2018 at the Boston Convention Center.  (more)
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New Infographic Promotes Careers in Manufacturing
As manufacturing evolves with the digital world and skilled workers retire, a shortage of two million workers in the next 10 years is anticipated by Deloitte and the Manufacturing Institute studies. Help close the manufacturing talent gap. Use Deloitte’s newly published...   (more)
Three Surprising Ways Manufacturers Can Use the Cloud to Drive Innovation
Written by Ryan Kelly, director of business operations at MakeTime, an AMT member company that focuses on streamlining the production of CNC machined parts. It’s hard to remember life and work before the cloud. What was going to solve all our...   (more)
NIMS Summer Workshops and CNC Contests
Summer is a great time to complete a professional development workshop. June through August, NIMS offers one and two-day workshops in machining, industrial maintenance, GD&T, and On-the-Job-Trainer preparation. Summer Calendar of NIMS workshops 2017 SkillsUSA CNC National Championship SkillsUSA CNC...   (more)
Manufacturing bill advances, other priorities delayed
By Amber Thomas, Vice President – Marketing, Communications & Advocacy at AMT – The Association For Manufacturing Technology The Made in America Manufacturing Communities Act passed the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee and is now headed to the full...   (more)
NIST highlights manufacturing
We love this NIST graphic, which shows specific facts on the importance of manufacturing in the United States. The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Hollings Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) works with small- and mid-sized U.S. manufacturers to help...   (more)
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Master Fluid Solutions Appoints Kyle R. Stoffer as CFO to Champion Global Growth
The leading metalworking fluid marketer, Master Fluid Solutions, continues its investment in growth initiatives with the appointment of a results oriented, business performance leader, Kyle R. Stoffer as its Chief Financial Officer.   (more)
TRIM® MicroSol® 590XT receives Bombardier approval
TRIM® MicroSol® 590XT receives Bombardier approval in usage areas A, C, & D (full approval).  (more)
AMT recognizes and congratulates our renewed CMTSEs
More than 70 Certified Manufacturing Technology Sales Engineers have documented a combination of on-the-job and continuing education experiences (through at least 27 professional development points) in the recertification score card and have renewed their CMTSE credential for another three years.  (more)
Industry News - May 2017
News from AMT members  (more)
Launching Master Advantage™, an Industry First, 12-Month Sump Life, Limited-warranty Program from Master Fluid Solutions
Master Fluid Solutions launches an industry first, Master Advantage™, 12-Month Sump Life, Limited-warranty Program. The easy four-step process allows manufacturers an opportunity to maximize their production value.  (more)
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