Visitor registration for the UKIVA Machine Vision Conference and Exhibition is now open at www.machinevisionconference.co.uk. The one-day event will take place at the Marshall Arena, Milton Keynes, UK on Thursday 6 June 2019.
Following the launch of a £20 million North West pilot before Christmas, the manufacturers’ organisation Make UK (formerly EEF) called on the Chancellor Philip Hammond MP to increase investment in the Made Smarter business support programme and roll it out nationally as early as this year.
EEF, The Manufacturers’ Organisation, takes a historic step forward and announces its new name and identity – Make UK.
CAE software expert EPLAN is hosting the Industry 4.0 Technology Day which is being held at the Limerick Institute of Technology on Tuesday, 16 April between 09:30 and 15:00.
Earlier this month the Lean Workshop Group held two training day events at the Fanuc UK facility outside Coventry. Over the two days some 80 delegates attended the free training event.
Get a spring into your step now the long nights are drawing to a close with some free hands on practical training organised by the Lean Workshop Group.
Digital transformation is the buzzword on everyone’s mind lately. But like so many trends that emerge, including Cloud and Edge computing, the definition isn’t always clear. Companies may think they are making strides toward digital transformation, but what’s really happening is digital optimisation. Optimisation is more internal and improves operational efficiencies, while transformation is more strategic and focused on creating a new digital business model.
Greater use of virtual prototyping compresses vehicle manufacturers’ development cycles but creates Start of Production (SOP) challenges. Vehicle manufacturers will be able to release additional time and cost benefits from evolving virtual development tools if they integrate a new approach to the manufacturing logistics challenges these techniques can create for Start of Production (SOP).