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Manufacturing Engineering: Meet Anna

Manufacturing Engineering: Meet Anna

Initially I was enrolled on the Product Design Engineering course, however during my gap year I decided that I didn’t really want to focus on design itself and more towards how products were produced, so I contacted Loughborough University and they were very helpful and switched me straight over to the Manufacturing Engineering course. When …

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Time-lapse manufacturing of large shell and tube heat exchangers

Time-lapse manufacturing of large shell and tube heat exchangers

For nearly 40 years HRS has been designing and manufacturing heat exchangers … … for a wide variety of industries such as environmental, industrial, food and pharmaceutical. Every HRS heat exchanger is designed specifically to the client’s demands, from small units to large ones. Our largest heat exchangers are designed to the smallest detail… … …

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Thorlabs Plano Optics Manufacturing

Thorlabs Plano Optics Manufacturing

The process of creating any optic with plano surfaces involves several key steps: cutting the substrate into the desired shape, grinding the surface to ensure the two planes are parallel or lie at the desired angle, beveling the edges of the optic to prevent chipping during processing, and polishing the surfaces to achieve the specified …

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Introduction to the Digital Manufacturing and Design Technology Specialization

Introduction to the Digital Manufacturing and Design Technology Specialization

[Kemper Lewis] Are you interested in programming robots? Or 3-D printing? Or maybe you’re curious about how a simple idea for a part is converted to an electronic sketch on a computer which is then emailed to a numerically controlled machining center which then produces the part. If so, the Digital Manufacturing and Design Technology …

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Samsung Manufacturing Execution System

Samsung Manufacturing Execution System

Complex traffic lines and manual labor on production sites lower efficiency Also, it is difficult to get real-time information to counteract varying production requests promptly Even if we could collect different data generated from various facilities it is difficult to decide how to put it to good use There is no choice but to react …

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Managing digital transformation in manufacturing: an agile or a waterfall approach?

Managing digital transformation in manufacturing: an agile or a waterfall approach?

– [Jessica] Hi and thanks for joining us for another Q&A Friday, a regular series where we chat about issues facing manufacturing companies in the new world of industry 4.0. I’m Jessica Vodden, a team member here at Mountain Point and I’m joined by Storey Parker, a digital project manager. And Andrew Rieser, our co-founder …

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GlobeRanger: Transferring knowledge from Manufacturing to Construction

GlobeRanger: Transferring knowledge from Manufacturing to Construction

As we analyze data, we can see and understand the world around us better. However, physical processes are still often captured and monitored manually or with inefficient technologies, such as barcode. The lack of visibility this creates can lead to poor decision-making, operational inefficiencies such as excess inventory, and an imperfect picture of how the …

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Manufacturing Parts with 3D Printing

Manufacturing Parts with 3D Printing

Our customers have varying needs from one-off prototype parts to mid-level projects where there may be some advanced requirements, all the way up to multi-year serialized production programs. Once we move into production our customers are able to produce consistent parts with a range of technologies and materials, and they have access to our expert …

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