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Technology
By Stephen LaMarcaAug 26, 2022

AMT Tech Report: Issue #222

Montana zones for AM. Semiconductor reshoring. ‘Wind turbine blades could be recycled into sweets.’ Robots, cobots, and AGVs, OH MY! Today’s college kids in VT can get paid to machine.

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Technology
By Stephen LaMarcaAug 05, 2022

AMT Tech Report: Issue #219

The spirit of additive. Milling with a robot. “Swiss” printing. Studying (manufacturing) abroad. Chinese robots are stepping up.

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International
By Jackie BojorAug 01, 2022

Outsourcing Manufacturing to Romania and the Region - Risk or Opportunity?

The logistic restrictions generated by the COVID pandemic for over two years have shifted the major manufacturers’ outsourcing strategies and made them look closer to home, for alternative solutions...

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Technology
By Stephen LaMarcaJul 22, 2022

AMT Tech Report: Issue #217

Hey look! Good news! AM to rescue proper fish and chips. The Swedes developed a taste for Nashville hot. Leave warping to the space people. Nissan discontinues their USDM and EDM EV.

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Technology
By Stephen LaMarcaJun 03, 2022

AMT Tech Report: Issue #210

Mitsubishi prints space antennas. CNC Milling PCBs. Rise summons AddUp. Stratasys turns left. 3D print filament from plastic bottles.

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International
By Mario WintersteinApr 04, 2022

Mario's Global Beat: How To Determine If There’s an International Market for Your Product

From Bangalore to Barcelona, manufacturing technology markets vary in size, needs, and purchase structure. A global sales strategist with 30 years of experience shares three questions to help you separate success from failure.

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Advocacy
By Gary VasilashFeb 03, 2022

The Weakest Link

How we got to a broken supply chain and why the fix isn’t going to be simple.

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Technology
By Peter R. EelmanDec 15, 2021

2021: From online to on-the-ground and in-person

In the past three months, more than a dozen industry trade shows have taken place in the United States and around the world. We are once again interacting face to face, exchanging ideas, sharing experiences, and rekindling connections...

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Intelligence
By Amber ThomasDec 10, 2021

Update from Washington

The $1.2 trillion Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act was signed into law by President Joe Biden after passing the House by a 228-206 margin. The House vote capped months of intense negotiations between the White House and congressional negotiators...

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Advocacy
By Harry MoserNov 16, 2021

Rebuilding and Reshoring: Conclusion

In this series conclusion, we summarize the actions needed to secure U.S. leadership in innovation and manufacturing, bolster competitiveness, and strengthen economic and national security.

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