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Fully Automated Battery Manufacturing, Part 1
The rapid expansion of the electric vehicle market is driving battery cell manufacturing. Learn about a recent project to develop a flexible, high-throughput battery manufacturing line using advanced conveyance/motion control, precision web handling, and assembly.
2020: The Year We Made Lemonade
How to Ensure Success in Automating Complex Dispensing Applications
November 11, 2020 | Automation
Overcoming the most vexing challenges and meeting the toughest requirements often requires different approaches to design and build innovative dispensing solutions for complex applications.
Ensuring Pharmaceutical and Medical Inspection Compliance with Machine Vision
How Transparent is Your Contract Manufacturing Relationship?
June 3, 2020 | Build to Print
Improving transparency with our contract manufacturing partners is critical to optimize the total cost in our global supply chain.
Cost Drivers in Build to Print
Apr 27, 2020 | Build to Print
Performing a total cost of ownership analysis for Build-to-Print manufacturing must include a specific set of cost drivers and risk factors.
Six Key Reasons to Automate Your Manufacturing
Apr 1, 2020 | Automation
For manufacturers considering automation, the decision to automate should be driven by a combination of several factors, including these key value drivers.
Changing How We Do Business
Feb 28, 2020 | Corporate Responsibility
Our corporate social responsibility group made improving our presence in the community and environmental impact a primary focus for 2019, and achieved impressive results.
Training an Agile Manufacturing Workforce
Nov 15, 2018 | Tech Careers
When rapidly scaling up its workforce, DWFritz uses innovative onboarding and training strategies to ensure a consistent high level of skills among production workers.
Measuring Complex Part Geometries
Oct 26, 2018 | Metrology
Tightening dimensions are a trend both for components and for an increasing number of parts and devices. Incorrect part dimensional measurements can lead to failure and costly recalls.
Smart Cosmetic Defect Detection Increases Productivity
Nov 7, 2018 | Inspection
Using deep learning, smart machine vision systems can inspect complex surfaces and parts for cosmetic defects, increasing manufacturing productivity and throughput.
Benefits of Consolidating Metrology Operations into One System
Oct 8, 2018 | Metrology
Automated metrology platforms ensure high quality finished goods and lower total cost per part by consolidating multiple operations into one system.
Why Material Handling Stage Design Matters
Oct 11, 2018 | Metrology
When high volume manufacturers need 100% inspection of parts, non-contact metrology stage design should not only maximize sensor use, but also easily measure different parts on the same system.
Improving Long-Term Performance of Metrology Systems
Aug 2, 2018 | Metrology
Three key factors that influence the long-term performance of automated metrology systems installed in uncontrolled environments.
Automated Seal Inspection Improves Reliability of Sterile Packaging
Aug 1, 2018 | Inspection
Medical device manufacturers improve sterile package reliability while decreasing packaging failures and product contamination with automated seal inspection.
The Power of the Office Space
Aug 2, 2018 | Tech Careers
Office design can affect more than productivity. Flexible workspaces, communal spaces, and natural daylight help create a healthy, productive workplace.
3 Key Benefits of an Automated Non-Contact Metrology System
Aug 3, 2018 | Metrology
Microns and milliseconds matter when inspecting medical staples, fitness trackers, and smartphones to meet government regulations or consumer standards.
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