Automation and Robotics
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By Stephen LaMarcaMay 13, 2022

AMT Tech Report: Issue #207

Additive repairs for the F-35. LIFT’s initiative doesn’t let down. Harder, better, faster, stronger. Agility robotics has Amazon’s attention.

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By Benjamin MosesMay 06, 2022

AMT Tech Report: Issue #206

New way to produce metal powders. Pittsburgh is an automation powerhouse. Nothing is ever certain. Always a new way. Set phasers to culture.

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By Kristin BartschiMay 05, 2022

AMT and SVR Join Forces for the Advancement of Robotics, Transformative Technology

We’ve seen an exponential growth in investments into robotics companies formed in the last 10 years, and every indicator suggests that this is just the start. There’s a growing demand for robotics and automation in the United States.

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By Benjamin MosesApr 29, 2022

AMT Tech Trends: LCQP

Ben and Steve get amped for MFG! They discuss Amazon’s BIG investment in automation innovation, a new military rifle, DOD 3D printing the largest structures, Honda coming for 3D design repositories, the blockchain revolutionizing copyright laws, and more.

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By Stephen LaMarcaApr 15, 2022

AMT Tech Report: Issue #203

Carbon-alternative composites. 3D prints you’re supposed to throw out. Freeform liquid 3D printing. AR interest is booming again. The Wankel isn’t dead!

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By Benjamin MosesApr 11, 2022

AMT Tech Trends: Nice Tech

Ben got to go to Oak Ridge National Labs and Steve didn’t. Stephen hasn’t bought a new Pocket NC because the credit card’s maxed out. Benjamin is impressed by GE’s specialty composites and performance-efficient jet engines.

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By Kathy Keyes WebsterApr 05, 2022

World-Renowned Robot Expert To Speak at The MFG Meeting

Robot capabilities are accelerating at a record pace. Get a grip on their unprecedented leap in capabilities by leading national robot expert Andra Keay, managing director of Silicon Valley Robotics, at AMT’s 2022 MFG Meeting, April 27-30, in Florida.

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By AMTApr 03, 2022

Manufacturing Matters

Check in for the highlights, headlines, and hijinks that matter to manufacturing. These lean news items keep you updated on the latest developments.

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By Dayton HorvathApr 01, 2022

Investment Trends in Emerging Technologies: Are We There Yet?

What funding data says about the future for robotics, additive manufacturing, and the software tying it all together.

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By Christopher ChidzikMar 29, 2022

Automation and Employment: A USMTO Recovery Tale

Tracking the average value of machine orders over time is a good way to approximate the demand for automation or other technological improvements intended to increase productivity. The average value of machines can be tracked using data from AMT's USMTO...

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