SME, Arconic Foundation Release 2018 Manufacturing Compensation Report

  SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Oct. 4, 2018 — SME, in partnership with Arconic Foundation and the SME Education Foundation, today released the 2018 Manufacturing Compensation Report. The report, released to coincide with the observation of Manufacturing Day, offers a comprehensive look at salaries, bonuses and other compensation Read More »

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FABTECH Tracking the Rising Trend of Women in Manufacturing

  The metal fabrication and manufacturing industry has adjusted in recent years to meet the demands of an evolving global economy, impacted by social, political, economic and technological advancements that effect all aspects of the industry. In changing times and in a historically male-dominated industry, Read More »

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Renishaw Apprentices Inspire a New Generation of Engineers at MACH 2018

  55 apprentices from global engineering technologies company Renishaw volunteered at MACH 2018 to support the Education and Development Zone. The initiative, run by the Manufacturing Technologies Association (MTA), involved tours, talks and demonstrations at the show to encourage students aged eleven to 19 to Read More »

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Smart Manufacturing Experience 2018 Fosters STEM Career Support Through Two-Day Mars Rover Challenge for Students

  (BOSTON, April 24, 2018) – For students interested in pursuing a career in STEM, the Smart Manufacturing Experience 2018 offers an immersive three-day event that features a hands-on learning experience through its partnership with the SME Education Foundation, Ripple3D, Boston Public Schools, and area universities. The Read More »

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Made In Space Wins NASA Small Business Prime Contractor of the Year Award

  MOFFETT FIELD, Calif., April 17, 2018 — At an awards ceremony in Houston, Texas, NASA’s Johnson Space Center (JSC) recognized Made In Space (MIS) Inc. with their Small Business Prime Contractor of the Year Award. MIS has operated the Additive Manufacturing Facility (AMF) for Read More »

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MakerBot Launches Teacher Certification Program, First Training for 3D Printing Curriculum

Educators train to become 3D printing experts, then get one-of-a-kind training to develop their own 3D printing lesson plans and curriculum BROOKLYN, N.Y. —  April 17, 2018 –  (BUSINESS WIRE) — MakerBot, the industry leader in 3D printing for education, found in over 7,000 schools, Read More »

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GE Additive Education Program Open for Entries from Schools and Colleges

Cincinnati, Ohio, February 2, 2018 – GE Additive is now accepting applications from schools and colleges for the 2018 cycle of its Additive Education Program (AEP). The application is live on the GE Additive website at www.ge.com/additive. The deadline for applications is February 28, 2018. Read More »

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Renishaw – The Future of 3D Printing in Education

By Renishaw In the 1950s, the slide rule was the most commonly used classroom tool for mathematical and engineering calculation, but by the mid 1970s, the newer technology – the electronic scientific calculator – made the slide rule almost obsolete. Since then, there has been Read More »

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Renishaw – Inspiring Future Engineers with Employer Engagement

  It has been forecast that, to meet employer demand for engineering enterprises, the UK requires 265,000 skilled entrants each year. Here, Simon Biggs, Education Outreach Officer at global engineering company Renishaw, discusses why engineering businesses should offer engagement programmes to primary school children as Read More »

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GE Additive Education Program Accepting Applications from Schools for 3D Printers

  CINCINNATI — January 06, 2017– (BUSINESS WIRE) — GE is now accepting applications from schools for the GE Additive Education Program (AEP). GE will invest $10 million over the next five years in two educational programs, to develop pipelines of future talent in additive Read More »

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