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Contract Maintenance November 2, 2022

Manufacturer opens facility for integrated use

The Motion Ai facility in Eden Prairie, Minn., allows for integrated use and engineering labs for customer product and demonstration engagement.

By Motion Industries
Courtesy: CFE Media and Technology
Contract Maintenance October 22, 2022

Manufacturer investing in two plants to increase circuit breaker production

Schneider Electric is investing $46 million in its Lexington, Ky., and Lincoln, Neb., manufacturing plants to increase circuit breaker and related electrical product output.

By Schneider Electric
Courtesy: Interact Analysis
Contract Maintenance May 26, 2022

Global manufacturing production to hit $44.5 trillion in 2022

Research from Interact Analysis projects that total manufacturing industry output will grow by 4% in 2022 to $44.5 billion.

By Interact Analysis
Courtesy: IDTechEx
Contract Maintenance April 29, 2022

Metal additive manufacturing projected to reach $18 billion by 2032

IDTechEx's report finds the metal additive manufacturing market will recover from COVID-19 and hit $18.5 billion by 2032.

By Sona Dadhania
Contract Maintenance April 26, 2022

Survey reveals attitudes, experiences of design engineers

Tech innovation and new design methodologies have simplified efforts, but design engineering progress and innovation are being stymied by supply chain issues.

By Molex
Courtesy: CFE Media and Technology
Contract Maintenance April 26, 2022

Equipment finance confidence dips in April

The Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation's monthly confidence index dropped to 56.1 in April, but optimism about the future remains high.

By Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation
Global fab equipment spending for front-end facilities is to reach an all-time high of $107 billion in 2022. Courtesy: SEMI
Contract Maintenance March 22, 2022

Semiconductor fab spending projected to exceed $100 billion in 2022

SEMI projects fab equipment spending for front-end facilities is expected to jump to an all-time high of $107 billion in 2022 as demand remains high across the globe.

By SEMI
Courtesy: Interact Analysis
Contract Maintenance March 9, 2022

Manufacturing output strong in 2021

Interact Analysis reported an 8.3% growth for the manufacturing industry in 2021, which is a rebound from 2020.

By Interact Analysis
Courtesy: CFE Media and Technology
Contract Maintenance March 4, 2022

Five ways engineering can improve last-mile delivery

COVID-19’s impact has changed the supply chain and companies are looking to keep up with growing and sophisticated demand. Technology improvements can help companies get an edge on last-mile logistics. Five methods are highlighted.

By Devin Partida
Courtesy: Chris Vavra, CFE Media and Technology
Contract Maintenance March 2, 2022

Global manufacturing recovery is bumpy and deceptive

The road ahead for manufacturing is bumpy due to disrupted supply chains, labor shortages, and high shipping and energy costs.

By Adrian Lloyd