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By Kristin BartschiMay 09, 2022

Manufacturing Technology Orders in 2022 Had Strongest Q1 in Over Two Decades

The first quarter of 2022 had orders totaling $1.47 billion, 26.5% higher than the first quarter of 2021 and the highest Q1 of any year since 1998. The first quarter of 2022 has been extremely impressive for manufacturing technology orders.

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Technology
By Tim ShinbaraApr 20, 2022

Make It Greener: Manufacturing Improvements for a Healthier Earth

We can make it greener! While it may be difficult to make big changes all at once, even just a few smarter choices can have worthwhile environmental benefits. In honor of Earth Day, here are some ways manufacturers can reduce their carbon footprint.

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Advocacy
By Kristin BartschiApr 13, 2022

Enter to Win: The 2022 National Metalworking Reshoring Award – Now Accepting Entries

Apply for the 2022 National Metalworking Reshoring Award! The uncertainty resulting from trade wars and COVID-19, coupled with consumer demand for faster delivery and responsiveness, are helping to promote reshoring in the United States.

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Technology
By Benjamin MosesMar 29, 2022

Value Chain Re-Imagined in Quality Assurance Pavilion

The metrology systems and software solutions unveiled in the Quality Assurance Pavilion at IMTS 2022 will help job shops and OEMs re-imagine their entire value chain. Visitors will find new solutions to create a digital twin, share data, and more.

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Technology
By Benjamin MosesMar 14, 2022

3 New Small-but-Mighty Innovations To See in the Metal Removal Pavilion at IMTS 2022

Exciting innovations are coming to IMTS 2022 from leading machine cutting companies that reduce labor needs, lower operating costs, increase productivity, and open the door to new markets.

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Technology
By Bonnie GurneyFeb 21, 2022

More Parts in the Bin: Explore Smart Strategies To Boost Metal Removal Efficiencies at IMTS 2022

People come to IMTS so they can create more value for their company, their people, and their customers. Visitors explore new processes not just through new equipment, but also through collaboration and problem-solving.

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Technology
By Stephen LaMarcaDec 03, 2021

AMT Tech Report: Issue #186

Less chips has been great for U.S. manufacturing’s health. NFTs are dumb but smart for blockchain. 3D-printed speaker enclosures. ICYMI: Formnext 2021. W is for Tungsten, but the L goes to the supply chain.

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Intelligence
By Christopher DownsDec 01, 2021

Top 15 Takeaways From AMT’s MFG Meeting + The MTForecast Conference

Attendees are still buzzing about AMT’s MFG Meeting + The MTForecast conference, which was held Nov. 2-5, 2021, in Denver, Colorado. Find out what they had to say and get the Top 15 Takeaways from the conference.

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Technology
By Stephen LaMarcaNov 12, 2021

AMT Tech Report: Issue #184

Brain-computer interface. Robo-hands. 4D printing? Liquid crystals?. ORNL found a new additive aluminum alloy. Formnext 2021 sneak peak.

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Intelligence
By Christopher DownsOct 05, 2021

Why Are AMT Members Going to AMT’s MFG Meeting + The MTForecast Conference?

At AMT’s MFG Meeting + The MTForecast conference, Nov. 2-5, 2021, in Denver, Colorado, you’ll hear from some very intelligent and passionate speakers about economic, marketing, and technology trends tailored for the advanced manufacturing industry.

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