Manufacturers nationwide are struggling to find skilled labor, and several community colleges and technical centers around the country have stepped in to fill the void, including a technical training center in Phoenix that offers CNC and manual machining programs.
Miyachi America Corp., a Monrovia, Calif.-based manufacturer of welding, marking, cutting and micromachining equipment and systems, announced that its parent company, Miyachi Corp., has changed its name to Amada Miyachi Co. Ltd.
Advanced Manufacturing Service, Ronkonkoma, N.Y., is an electronic contract manufacturing service provider that builds electronic circuit boards and electronic assemblies for myriad manufacturing industries, said company president John Nucatola in this video tour of the company. Customers include manufacturers of industrial controls, medical devices and equipment for laboratories, surveillance and communication.
The EHSM-2014 show, which stands for exceptional hardware software meeting, is slated for June 27-29, 2014. The event will take place in Hamburg, Germany, at DESY, Europe’s second-largest particle physics laboratory.
A European Union collaborative project called Ultrafast RAZipol (radial and azimuthal polarizations for high-efficiency micromachining applications), has been awarded 3.2 million Euros to aid researchers in their attempt to demonstrate laser material processing at unprecedented levels of productivity and precision using beams with radial and azimuthal polarization.
Cincinnati Sub-Zero’s TCB-1.3 bench-top vibration table is designed for reliability testing of compact products and electronics. The dual-purpose system is available in a 16" × 16" (40cm × 40cm) table size and may be used as a standalone vibration table for vibration testing or placed inside of an environmental chamber for combined vibration and temperature testing.