Logistics & Materials Handling
Connected devices, Smart Factory, Industry 4.0, Connected Factory, IoT, IIoT - there's a lot of buzz around these relatively new but basically interchangeable ideas.
Silicon Valley-based company, Made in Space, has a chance to live up to its company name after being selected by NASA to lead the next phase in the ongoing development of in-space manufacturing.
Ford produces about 20 million pounds (9 million kg) of aluminum stamping scrap per month, which is recycled as a part of the company's closed loop recycling system and goes on to provide parts for the F-150.
Cumminsand The Olayan Group have announced the formation of Cummins Arabia, a three-country distribution joint venture company in the Middle East that is equally owned by both companies.
Late last month, Amazon and Morrisons announced a new supply agreement whereby hundreds of Morrisons products will be available online via Amazon Prime Now and Amazon Pantry.
A new report released today by Amnesty International claims that minerals used within lithium-ion batteries are often sourced from mines utilising child labour.
Zodiac Aerospace presented its worst ever annual financial results for the 2014/2015 fiscal year, facing an operating income shortfall of 44.6% as a result of production delays at its aircraft seat division.
French aerospace group Zodiac Aerospace and US aerospace company Parker Aerospace both opened separate facilities in Dubai last week.
FUSO has successfully completed testing of its new battery-powered and locally emission-free Canter E-Cell truck at the Daimler Trucks Centre of Competence for Hybrid Technology.
A test of the new Boeing KC-46A Pegasus tanker’s fuel system has encountered problems, causing further delays to aircraft’s long awaited roll-out.