The majority of manufacturers are spending more than £100,000 on boosting factory connectivity a year, according to the latest Annual Manufacturing Report.
The Manufacturer is proud to have supported the two young engineers behind ‘Robot Roy’, who have returned from the US after competing in the Vex Robotics World Championships.
The US automotive industry has suffered its fourth straight month of declining sales with US car and truck sales falling more than expected for April.
Manufacturers expect that their investments in smart factories will drive a 27% increase in manufacturing efficiency over the next five years which would add $500bn in annual added value to the global economy.
A North East England based manufacturing firm has received significant recognition from a top global scientific research agency for its contribution to the development of innovative radio astronomy technology.
European aerospace company Airbus Group last week announced the creation of a new startup intended to provide drone imaging solutions.
Unilever and the Fraunhofer Institute has developed a potentially ground-breaking new technology to combat the hundreds of billions of single-use plastic sachets thrown away globally every year.
A high number of organisations are allowing a myriad of internal and external parties unsecured privileged access to critical systems and data, a new global study has revealed.
International technology company, PTC has announced a partnership with professional services firm, Ernst & Young (EY) to simplify industry innovation and adoption of internet of things business models.
Global technology and manufacturing group, Honeywell has partnered with SKF, one of the world’s largest bearing and seals manufacturers, to launch a pioneering industrial internet of things project.