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Automation in Automotive and Capital Goods Industry

With capex and capacity expansions happening in the capital goods segment, there have been ongoing investments to improve efficiencies and faster time to market. Considering that capital goods have long lead times, these companies are thoughtful in the way they implement automation. Most often, they are tie-ups with international firms that will enable the Indian… Read More Automation in Automotive and Capital Goods Industry

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Aerospace and Defence Matters

The manufacturing sector is going through a paradigm shift with the rise of technologically driven operations. Aerospace and Defence companies are at a crossroads today as they must reimagine their processes and innovations and realign their business goals to prepare for this digital future. The aerospace and defence suppliers in India are mainly MSMEs and… Read More Aerospace and Defence Matters

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High Speed Machining

Development in the spindle design for high speeds is the mainstay of the high-speed machines. There are changes being made to the drives used in CNC machines that enable these spindles to function. High-speed machines call for accuracy in motion and in this context Manufacturing Today finds out how vendors look at designs of such… Read More High Speed Machining

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The Changing Dynamics of the Supply Chain

Supply chain is never complete without understanding the manufacturing process and schedules. Managers need to understand demand forecasting and use the right technology to clock in the demand from across the country, not to forget the exports. However, with the auto industry slowdown, supply chain managers are feeling the need to make appropriate changes with… Read More The Changing Dynamics of the Supply Chain

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CAD, CAM and ERP in Manufacturing

Process manufacturing is when you have a product that requires a set of processes to be finished and each process requires certain needs. Process manufacturers build a product that cannot be taken apart. Process manufacturers combine component materials and apply their process in such a way that those component materials can never be returned to… Read More CAD, CAM and ERP in Manufacturing

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Automation technology

In Auto Mode Automation technology is rapidly advancing and is helping implement the latest in smart manufacturing and intelligent robotic systems. There is also a need for precise motion control which is driven by demands from goods placed on the line, from moving products around on the manufacturing floor to the stations they are worked… Read More Automation technology

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Industrial Bearings

According to the Automotive Component Manufacturers Association of India (ACMA), the Indian auto components industry is expected to register a turnover of $100 billion by 2020, backed by strong exports ranging between $80-100 billion by 2026, indicating tremendous opportunity for the Indian automotive industry. Industrial bearings that play an important part in this industry are… Read More Industrial Bearings

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Steel as a Building Material

If there was one material that is integral to the building process, steel is what comes to mind immediately. Over the course of time, steel structure designs are being pursued by the developers of universities, hotels and other commercial projects. The Built Choice Residential or commercial tower construction in our country still relies primarily on… Read More Steel as a Building Material

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Ready mix concrete (RMC) and batching solutions

Ready mix concrete (RMC) and batching solutions are changing as they become more effective and efficient. The fourth industrial revolution, also known as Industry 4.0 has been creating great upheavals and disruptions in the whole process of product design, manufacturing, services and operating conditions better than ever before. Armed with technological breakthroughs and improved connectivity,… Read More Ready mix concrete (RMC) and batching solutions

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Tunnel Ventilation Systems

Tunnel Ventilation Systems Tunnel ventilation is critical across various verticals in the manufacturing industry. Infrastructure players who build tunnels are required to ensure an adequate air quality, control the spread of smoke in case of fire, or reduce temperatures to acceptable limits. The function of the ventilation relates to the type of tunnel in question.… Read More Tunnel Ventilation Systems