January 21, 2018

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July 24, 2017
Meadville Tribune: NTMA awards 13 scholarships to area students

Thirteen northwestern Pennsylvania students have been awarded a total of $12,250 in scholarships for 2017 from the Northwestern Pennsylvania NTMA Education Foundation.

 

Eligible students must reside in northwestern Pennsylvania, have graduated high school or its equivalent,...

July 21, 2017
Axios: Solar trade battles escalate with new coalition arrival

Launching today: The Energy Trade Action Coalition is a broad industry group that says it will fight against the petition from two solar panel manufacturers for steep duties on imported solar components and solar "protectionism" more broadly.

 

The group encompasses trade...

July 21, 2017
The Hill: Coalition launches to fight solar panel tariffs

A broad industry and conservative coalition launched Friday to fight potential tariffs on imported solar panels.

Energy Trade Action Coalition includes mainly non-solar companies, along with trade associations, utilities, retailers, unions, conservative groups and others.

It was...

July 14, 2017
Think Progress: Proposed tariffs could let Trump crush the solar industry

Trade officials are weighing new tariffs on imported solar cells that, if passed, would send shockwaves through the industry. By blocking the influx of cheap panels from overseas, tariffs would stunt demand for solar, dealing a critical blow to U.S. installers. By one estimate one-third of the...

July 03, 2017
Greenfield Recorder: UMass Amherst unveils high-tech labs

More than 100 firms both big and small gathered Friday at the University of Massachusetts Amherst for the grand opening of fancy new laboratories meant to push the advanced manufacturing industry forward in the region.

 

Located inside the Institute for Applied Science...

June 22, 2017
Crain's Cleveland Business: Parker Hannifin opens center focused on advanced manufacturing exploration

Parker Hannifin Corp. recently opened a center in Macedonia focused on advanced manufacturing techniques, like 3D printing or collaborative robotics.

A news release called the space an "advanced manufacturing learning and development center" and described it as a place where engineers can...

June 01, 2017
One Voice Press Release: U.S. Steel-Consuming Manufacturers Oppose Steel Tariffs; Urge Deliberative Approach in 232 Steel Investigation

WASHINGTON, DC—June 1, 2017—The National Tooling and Machining Association (NTMA) and the Precision Metalforming Association (PMA) urged the Trump administration to take a deliberative approach in the Section 232 National Security Investigation of Imports of Steel,...

April 27, 2017
Area Development: Building a Thriving Manufacturing Workforce

When asked about recruiting, hiring, and retaining skilled workers, most manufacturers across North America report that they are experiencing challenges. It is not surprising in light of recent observations by William A. Strauss, a senior economist in the Economic Research department at the...

April 13, 2017
Today’s Medical Developments: Top 3 Reasons Manufacturing Jobs Are for Millennials

The manufacturing industry has a considerable employment hole to fill due to a looming skills gap. This is a daily fact we are coping with and are aware of.

One of the best ways to combat this issue is by putting more emphasis on what a great industry it is for young people to enter....

April 04, 2017
Digital Journal: Engineering the Future of Tomorrow

Global futurist Jack Uldrich says, "Engineering the future of tomorrow starts today."

On Wednesday, April 5 he will deliver his keynote on the Future of Manufacturing in Denver to a multinational manufacturing firm. Addressing a firm that is working directly on and with the technology...