Tech Trends

Coming soon in Spring 2015

Industry stakeholders commonly ask AMT about the greatest challenges in the industry today or the latest discoveries in research and development. Tech Trends is the first step of a new endeavor in AMT's strategy to disseminate the vast amounts of information relating to advancements in the manufacturing technology industry.

Tech Trends answers questions about the trends in manufacturing technology from three perspectives.
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AMT's technical resources provide members with a wide range of information and research about technology trends, R&D products and funding and more. We sponsor and participate on many advisory groups and committees to gather technical data and influence the research community in the promotion of manufacturing technology in the U.S.

Technology Guides, Reports, and Assessments

Technology Initiatives

Research & Development

Purchase electronic B11 standards or to find out how you can participate in this standards development activity, and be a member of a B11 Subcommittee, contact Pam Kachel at or 703-827-5274.

ANSI B11 Safety Standards

Electrical, Engineering, and Other Relevant Standards

Export Administration Regulations

Technology Contacts:  
Tim Shinbara
Vice President - Manufacturing Technology
Phone:  703-827-5243
Hilena Hailu
MTConnect Project Manager
Phone: 703-827-5293
Paul Warndorf
Vice President - Strategic Planning
Phone: 703-827-5291
Pam Kachel
Manufacturing Technology Administrator
Phone: 703-827-5274
Russell Waddell
Manufacturing Technology Project Manager
Phone: 703-827-5258