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Chemical Manufacturing’s Three Main Challenges in Industry 4.0

Posted on April 27th, 2017 by in Chemical Manufacturing Excellence

Chemical manufacturing is being transformed by Industry 4.0. Today’s chemical companies are quickly adapting to the digital world, recognizing the power of “connection” among products, production equipment and personnel. But with transformation also comes challenges. Some are specific to organizations and depend on where they currently stand regarding technology, operations and resources. Continue reading “Chemical Manufacturing’s Three Main Challenges in Industry 4.0” »

Digital Age Engineering

Posted on November 3rd, 2016 by in Chemical R&D

The introduction of digital technology has transformed the way that people in many industries work today. But engineers have perhaps been affected more than most workers. Continue reading “Digital Age Engineering” »

If the Shoe Fits, It May Be a Pineapple

Posted on October 12th, 2016 by in New Materials & Applications

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By pineapplesupplyco [CC0 Public Domain], via pixabay

Reduce, reuse, and recycle is taken to a whole new level by Dr. Carmen Hijosa whose years of research in have led to the development of a new artificial leather material made from pineapple fibers. Continue reading “If the Shoe Fits, It May Be a Pineapple” »

Making it Real – Again

Posted on October 5th, 2016 by in New Materials & Applications

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Image by Ann Mills via Ann Mills Photography

Another October, another National Manufacturing Day. Here’s a short list of things you can do this Friday, October 7th. Continue reading “Making it Real – Again” »

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