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By Christopher ChidzikApr 09, 2024

February Manufacturing Technology Orders Up 2.1% Over January; Contract Machine Shops Decreased Orders, While Aerospace Increased

Orders of manufacturing technology, measured by the U.S. Manufacturing Technology Orders Report published by AMT – The Association For Manufacturing Technology, totaled $343.3 million in February 2024.

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Smartforce
By Catherine “Cat” RossMar 21, 2024

Smartforce Student Summit at IMTS 2024 Enables Students To See Themselves in a STEM Career

For a view of the STEM classroom of the future  and to learn about careers available today,  educators, school administrators, students, and parents can visit the Smartforce Student Summit at IMTS 2024, which runs Sept. 9-14 at Chicago’s McCormick Place.

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Intelligence
By Christopher ChidzikMar 13, 2024

US Cutting Tool Orders Totaled $204.5 Million in January 2024, Bringing the Month-Over-Month Total Up 9.1% From December 2023

January 2024 U.S. cutting tool consumption totaled $204.5 million, according to USCTI and AMT. This total was up 9.1% from December’s $187.5 million and up 4.1% when compared with the $196.5 million reported for January 2023.

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Intelligence
By Christopher ChidzikMar 12, 2024

January 2024 Manufacturing Technology Orders Down 31% From December: Contract Machine Shops Decrease Orders, OEMs Continue To Invest

Orders of manufacturing technology, measured by the U.S. Manufacturing Technology Orders Report published by AMT, totaled $338 million in January 2024, a 31% decline from December and a 3.7% decline from January 2023.

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Technology
By Kristin BartschiMar 11, 2024

AMT and SVR Evolve Collaborative Alliance To Expand Growth of Robotics in Manufacturing

The organizations favor a collaborative partnership as independent entities to enhance operational performance, responsiveness, and strategic flexibility.

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Technology
By Bonnie GurneyMar 06, 2024

IMTS 2024 Conference Registration and Visitor Housing Now Open

IMTS has announced the opening of registration for more than 10 conferences at IMTS 2024, an enhanced conference format, and new IMTS Elevate programs for IMTS 2024. IMTS also announced that visitor housing registration is now open.

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Technology
By Kristin BartschiFeb 29, 2024

Smart Manufacturing Experience 2024 Set for June 4-5 in Pittsburgh

Event to Connect Small and Medium Manufacturers with Experts in Smart Technologies

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Intelligence
By Christopher ChidzikFeb 20, 2024

US Cutting Tool Orders Totaled $187.9 Million in December 2023, Bringing the Year-to-Date Total Up 6.9% From 2022

December 2023 U.S. cutting tool consumption totaled $187.9 million, according to the U.S. Cutting Tool Institute (USCTI) and AMT – The Association For Manufacturing Technology.

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Intelligence
By Christopher ChidzikFeb 15, 2024

2023 Manufacturing Technology Orders Beat Expectations as December Adds $491 Million

In an upside surprise, December 2023 orders of manufacturing technology totaled $491 million, up nearly 22% from November 2023, and nearly 12% above December 2022, according to the U.S. Manufacturing Technology Orders Report published by AMT.

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Technology
By Bonnie GurneyFeb 08, 2024

IMTS 2024 Offers Hidden Technology Gems, New Exhibitors

At IMTS 2024, discover unexpected solutions, including haptic feedback to improve remote robot operation and digital training, quality control software, additive manufacturing powders and gases, services to address labor issues via an app, and more.

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