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By Mario WintersteinJul 30, 2021

Automotive Production Trends Post-COVID-19: Thailand

The message to car manufacturers and energy suppliers is to grab this opportunity to invest in the necessary infrastructure to support electric vehicles, as the number of drivers using such cars is expected to rise significantly.

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Technology
By Stephen LaMarcaJul 30, 2021

AMT Tech Report: Issue #169

Pi-powered and cobot-equipped AGV. Aerospace-grade additive. Open-source reinforcement learning framework. HP takes additive to a higher fidelity. Guess who’s back? 3D-printed bridges!

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Technology
By Benjamin MosesJul 30, 2021

AMT Tech Trends: Olympic Metal

Episode 54: Ben and Steve get up to speed with the Tokyo Olympics. Stephen mentions two potentially aerospace-grade additive materials. Ben continues with the Army’s investment in next-gen materials research. Steve follows with cutting-edge consumer AVGs.

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Technology
By Stephen LaMarcaJul 23, 2021

AMT Tech Report: Issue #168

Antique vise reborn with additive. Cobot programed to help dress limited mobility individuals. Why use custom EOAT when you have chopsticks? Capable cobot, Pepper, can’t hold a job! The current consumer additive champion.

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Technology
By Benjamin MosesJul 16, 2021

AMT Tech Trends: Mil-Spec Madness

Episode 53: Ben’s fed up with seeing Spot the robot dog dancing and not working. Steve saw farming equipment at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. Benjamin declares AI must get read up on material science to help put a stop to worldwide waste.

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Technology
By Stephen LaMarcaJul 16, 2021

AMT Tech Report: Issue #167

3D-printed fuel injectors. Verizon's robotics division. More evidence: Boston additive is the new Swiss machining. Robo-farming tractors show up to the GFO. A new additive NSN.

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Intelligence
By Mario WintersteinJul 15, 2021

Automotive Production Trends Post-COVID-19: Vietnam

While Vietnam currently features a low automobile ownership rate, Vietnam's growing middle class is expected to increase demand. COVID-19 may have stunted growth of the market in the short term; however, the continued development of the country's middle...

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Technology
By Stephen LaMarcaJul 01, 2021

AMT Tech Report: Issue #165

Is this a new form of additive, or just more lasers? 3D-printed titanium transmissions for sports cars. Underground drones to survey mines and increase safety. Drive-thru artificial intelligence still can’t fix the ice cream machine.

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Intelligence
By Mario WintersteinJun 28, 2021

Automotive Production Trends Post-COVID-19: India

As India navigates recovery from the impact of COVID-19, automakers are attempting to pursue localization for their value chains, implement digitization efforts, and incorporate Industry 4.0 efforts to shop floors.

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Technology
By Stephen LaMarcaJun 25, 2021

AMT Tech Report: Issue #164

Colonizing Mars with 3D printing robots. EVs need gears too! High fidelity CNC. Wireless on-machine inspection. Robot machining.

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