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Courtesy: EASA
Business of Engineering July 15, 2021

Electromechanical group announces officers, executive committee

The Electrical Apparatus Service Association (EASA) has chosen a new chairman of the board, vice-chairman and secretary/treasurer for 2021-2022.

By Electrical Apparatus Service Association (EASA)
Courtesy: CFE Media and Technology
Business of Engineering July 13, 2021

Regional finalists selected for social innovation show

Sustainable agriculture, medical treatment, reliable water supply, and wildlife conservation among causes tackled by 2021 ASME ISHOW Regional Finalists.

By The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
Courtesy: CFE Media and Technology
Business of Engineering June 27, 2021

Benefits of smart factory investment

5G will help manufacturers will be able to dynamically adapt their production areas to current circumstances at any time and create smart factories.

By Neli Ivanova
Courtesy: Equipment Leasing and Finance Foundation
Business of Engineering June 23, 2021

Equipment finance industry confidence remains steady in June

The Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation released the June 2021 Monthly Confidence Index for the Equipment Finance Industry.

By Equipment Leasing & Finance Association
Courtesy: Interact Analysis
Business of Engineering June 17, 2021

How Southeast Asia is helping lead a manufacturing expansion

Malaysia, Indonesia, and Vietnam are expected to see their overall economies expand next year compared with levels prior to the COVID-19 outbreak according to a report by Interact Analysis.

By Adrian Lloyd
Courtesy: PERC
Business of Engineering June 8, 2021

Propane council shares free resources for Forklift Safety Day

The Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) is encouraging material handling professionals to take its new Mission Zero Pledge and commit to a safe, incident free workplace.

By Propane Education & Research Council
Courtesy: CFE Media and Technology
Business of Engineering June 1, 2021

Manufacturing index continues solid pace in May

The purchasing manufacturers' index (PMI) stayed above 60% for the fourth straight month, finishing at 61.2%.

By Chris Vavra
Dr. Ken Hope of Chevron Phillips Chemical Company appointed to one-year term as 2021-2022 president of the Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers (STLE). – Courtesy of Chevron Phillips Chemical
Business of Engineering May 19, 2021

Tribology group appoints president for 2021-22

Ken Hope, a 30-year industry veteran from Chevron Phillips Chemical, has been appointed as president of STLE from 2021-22.

By Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers (STLE)
Courtesy: Cutting Tool Institute (USCTI)
Business of Engineering May 19, 2021

Cutting tool orders make large jump in March

U.S. cutting tool consumption jumped almost 20% in March according to the U.S. Cutting Tool Institute (USCTI) and Association For Manufacturing Technology (AMT).

By Cutting Tool Institute (USCTI)
Courtesy: CFE Media and Technology
Business of Engineering May 4, 2021

Manufacturing index stays strong in April

The purchasing manufacturers' index hits 60.7% in April as new orders, production and employment continue to grow for manufacturing.

By Chris Vavra