Raytheon and UTC plan all-stock merger of equals

U.S., June 11 -- Defence contractor Raytheon and aerospace giant United Technologies Corporation (UTC) have announced a plan to combine the two companies. The resulting company is to be named Raytheo... Read More

PTC to provide Lufthansa Technik with digital transformation IoT and PLM software

U.S., June 10 -- The Boston, U.S., based Software company PTC has announced it is to provide internet of things (IoT) and product lifecycle management (PLM) software to Germany's Lufthansa Technik Gro... Read More

Why More Manufacturing Industries Are Nearshoring to Mexico

U.S., June 8 -- Many U.S. manufacturers with highly intensive processes are feeling a cost crunch, and Mexico could be the solution they're looking for. Manufacturing industries of all kinds are movin... Read More

Capgemini publishes study on 5G in the industrial sector

U.S., June 7 -- A new study released by French consultancy firm Capgemini has shone a spotlight on the manufacturing industry's engagement with 5G technology. Entitled 5G in Industrial Operations: Ho... Read More

Protolabs launches metal 3D printing production capabilities

U.S., June 6 -- The Minnesota-based digital manufacturing company, Protolabs, has launched production capabilities for its metal 3D printing service. Using secondary processes, metal parts will featu... Read More

ByFusion unveils 100% plastic waste ByBlock building material

U.S., June 5 -- ByFusion has unveiled a method of converting plastic waste into building materials to coincide with World Oceans Day. The ByFusion Blocker is able to convert 100% of plastic waste int... Read More

BAE acquires unmanned underwater vehicle producer

U.S., June 4 -- BAE Systems Inc., the U.S. subsidiary of British defence contractor BAE Systems, has announced the acquisition of an unmanned underwater vehicle (UUV) manufacturer. Riptide Autonomous... Read More

Are manufacturing businesses doing enough to protect intellectual property?

U.S., June 3 -- Intellectual property is the lifeblood of innovation, but are manufacturing businesses doing enough to protect it? Intellectual property (IP) plays an essential role in innovation in ... Read More

Dyndrite adds AON3d, Aurora Labs, Desktop Metal and Impossible Objects to its developer council

U.S., June 1 -- Dyndrite, a provider of additive manufacturing software, has announced the inclusion of AON3D, Aurora Labs, Desktop Metal and Impossible Objects on its developer council. They will jo... Read More

SAS and Airbus partner on hybrid and electric aircraft

U.S., May 29 -- Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) has announced a partnership with the aerospace giant Airbus, with the purpose of researching the hybrid and electric aircraft of the future. The two signed... Read More