In the News

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Skill Boss is a fully-functional, tabletop-sized mechatronics system designed to train and assess over 60 performance-based, industry-relevant skills that meets MSSC standards and integrates seamlessly into any manufacturing program and is required for CPT+ certification.

Medical Innovations with 3D Printing
Friday, February 16, 2018

A man has had his chest rebuilt using 3D printing technology during an operation to remove a large tumour.

The prosthesis was inserted into Peter Maggs' chest after he had three ribs and half his breastbone removed.

The tumour had grown to around the size of a tennis ball, and the procedure left an extensive defect in the 71-year-old's chest.

Advanced Manufacturing CERT Cell
Monday, January 29, 2018

See the Advanced Manufacturing CERT cell with FANUC’s M20 robot, Rockwell Safety PLC, automatic tool changer, and Swivellink conveyor and vacuum end of arm tooling in action! Contact us for more information.

Thursday, January 18, 2018

The a-DiB5 series offers manufacturers and subcontractors unprecedented access to high-speed, reliable and accurate automated production. You don’t need to compromise on floor space either: machining can be spread across several ROBODRILLs, instead of relying on a dedicated transfer machine. Its high-quality finishing capabilities also mean that no additional machining centres are required....

3D Printing in Healthcare
Tuesday, January 2, 2018

3D printing - or additive manufacturing – is expected to reach $2.3 billion by 2020, allowing for personalized care, pre-surgical planning and pre-clinical drug testing.

Male and female SynDavers provide students realistic hands-on experience
Tuesday, December 5, 2017

SHARON, Pa. — From sixth grade STEAM campers to high school college visitors, each semester, Penn State Shenango welcomes these and other students to see what is unique and special about the downtown Sharon campus.

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

MIDDLETOWN — Deanna DeMatteo, a second-year veterinary technology student at Middlesex Community College, ties a neat bow, securing the endotracheal tube she has just inserted in the mouth of her canine patient.

Grant Supporting Additive Manufacturing
Thursday, November 2, 2017

Praxair, Inc. announced that it will be offering a limited number of in-kind grants to select North American universities through its surface technologies business. The grant recipients will receive material and engineering assistance to support metal additive manufacturing courses and projects from Praxair Surface Technologies (PST). Additive manufacturing, also known as 3D printing, is a...

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

ROCHESTER HILLS, MI - FANUC America Corporation has introduced four new national training certifications for robotics and advanced automation manufacturing. The certifications are the first ever for robot operations, programming and integrated vision.

Saturday, October 14, 2017

X-Cal, a leading reseller of technical and vocational training equipment and curriculum in Texas and Oklahoma, has partnered with Desktop Metal, a company committed to making metal additive manufacturing accessible in education.