Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) researchers have secured a five-year, $3 million National Science Foundation (NSF) grant focusing on research and training related to the adoption of robotic assistants in the workplace.
The National Safety Council (NSC) has called on employers to restrict cannabis use for workers in safety-sensitive positions regardless of the state's position in a policy position.
Companies looking to protect their top engineering talent from rivals should look to improve training, benefits and wages to make employees happier and more productive.
The Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation's June Monthly Confidence Index (MCI-EFI) had an index of 52.8, which is down several points compared to May and double digits compared to the same period in 2018.
Manufacturing technology orders fell to under $300 million in April 2019, which is a sharp decline compared to the previous month and April 2018.
The June issue of AppliedAutomation discusses specifying performance and the importance of alarm management and process safety.
In an accelerating supply chain, effective management of costs, people and data is becoming more crucial.
Manufacturers need to search far and wide to get people for the positions they are having trouble filling.
Supply chain leaders won’t link with digitalization; AI has human workers nervous.
Analyst sees looming issues for manufacturing beyond EU-Great Britain dispute.