Supply Chain Reinforcement
Happening Now
Advocacy
By Amber ThomasOct 12, 2021

Democrats Race to Complete Action on Priorities

Self-imposed deadlines on the infrastructure and budget reconciliation bills ran up against predetermined deadlines to fund the government beyond Sept. 30 and raise the debt ceiling before it crashes sometime in the coming weeks.

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Technology
By Stephen LaMarcaSep 10, 2021

AMT Tech Report: Issue #175

Octopus-inspired robots can do the twist. Graphics engines powering digital twins. 3D printing defects? There’s an app for that! Rethinking the supply chain. TÜV-certified AM.

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Intelligence
By Mario WintersteinAug 27, 2021

Automotive Production Trends Post-COVID-19: Mexico

The Mexican car market is equally as large as it is varied. Forty-two different makers have representation in the market, having produced over 400 models, making Mexico one of the most diverse automobile markets in the world.

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Technology
By Benjamin MosesAug 22, 2021

The Digital Twin Takes Hold in the Industry

While a 3D model has been around for a long time, it has always been disconnected from the real world. Overlaying the actual conditions of the part is the first step of the digital twin. The next step is harvesting value from this synergy.

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Technology
By Peter R. EelmanAug 16, 2021

New Show Cycle: New Look and New Faces

IMTS 2022 will occupy all four buildings and all levels of the McCormick Place campus as well as continue co-locating with the HANNOVER MESSE USA show in the East Building.

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Advocacy
By Amber ThomasAug 14, 2021

What’s Hot in Washington Besides the Weather

On June 8, 2021, the Biden administration released the findings of its 100-day review of U.S. supply chain vulnerabilities mandated under Executive Order 14017, issued in February. The report and fact sheet lay out the analysis and recommendations of …

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Intelligence
By Mario WintersteinAug 13, 2021

Automotive Production Trends Post-COVID-19: South Korea

Despite the challenges raised by COVID-19, South Korea's excellent human capital, adoption of high-value manufacturing, and exceptional ports are well positioned to stabilize the industry and allow the country to maintain a prominent position in the ...

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Technology
By Stephen LaMarcaAug 13, 2021

AMT Tech Report: Issue #171

3D scanning historic race cars. How digital manufacturing builds supply chain resiliency. Cobots: masters of packaging. What do inexpensive cobots and advanced additive metals have in common? Printing with moon dust.

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International
By Patrick McGibbonAug 12, 2021

Global Markets are Blossoming

The United States is experiencing a rebound in manufacturing that increasingly strains and tests traditional supply chains. As a result, U.S. manufacturers are rethinking how they manage risks associated with supply chains.

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Intelligence
By Mario WintersteinAug 06, 2021

Automotive Production Trends Post-COVID-19: Italy

According to IHS Markit, the Italian automotive industry will recover much faster than other sectors of Italy’s economy, which can be demonstrated by the fact that Italy will reach pre-COVID-19 growth in manufacturing as early as 2022. 

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