DATA-DRIVEN MANUFACTURING

Data-Driven Manufacturing

3 Principles for Growing with Machine Monitoring Data

Following a few basic principles can help shops get a return on their machine monitoring systems without losing faith first.
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NEWS

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Building New Canada HQ

Hexagon will consolidate all its Manufacturing Intelligence businesses in eastern Canada into the central location in Toronto. 

Data-Driven Manufacturing

Wintriss Controls Group’s ShopFloorConnect Version 6.0 Reduces Machine Downtime

Wintriss Controls Group’s ShopFloorConnect Version 6.0 collects downtime and production efficiency data from every machine in manufacturing operations, displays it in real time and produces manufacturing reports, including overall equipment effectiveness (OEE) reports.

Data-Driven Manufacturing

10 Takeaways on How Artificial Intelligence (AI) Will Influence CNC Machining

The Consortium for Self-Aware Machining and Metrology held a promising first meeting at the University of North Carolina Charlotte. Here are my impressions.
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Data-Driven Manufacturing

The LNS E-Connect Enables Automatic Changeover

The LNS e-Connect Ethernet communications system enables bi-directional data sharing between CNC machine tools and LNS bar feeders.

Data-Driven Manufacturing

Breaking SPC Limitations Without Breaking Rules

Machine learning helps prove the merit of statistical analysis techniques that do not require plotting CNC machining quality data on a bell curve.
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Data-Driven Manufacturing

MachineMetrics Automates Collection of Real-Time Machine Data

EMO 2019:  MachineMetrics is an Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) platform designed specifically for discrete manufacturing.

Data-Driven Manufacturing

Conference Highlights Hidden "Smarts" in Manufacturing Data

Hexagon’s annual conference in Las Vegas demonstrated how sensors and software can help manufacturers improve CNC machining and other manufacturing processes.

CNC & Machine Controls

News of Note: July 2019

New options for training young folks, NTMA offers blockchain services, a new partnership promoting additive manufacturing in aerospace work, and other industry news.
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NEWS

NTMA Partners with Blockchain Supply Chain Firm SyncFab

SyncFab uses blockchained “smart contracts” and data-driven methods to optimize the external supply chain available to OEM buyers.