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Strategy for American Leadership in Advanced Manufacturing: October 2018 Report on Smart Systems, Robotics and Cobots, Artificial Intelligence, Additive, Materials, Semiconductors, Hybrid Electronics
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 29,770. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Manufacturing, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Industrial Technology
This 2018 strategic plan for advanced manufacturing, following extensive public outreach, is based on a vision for American leadership in advanced manufacturing across industrial sectors. This vision will be achieved by developing and transitioning new manufacturing technologies to market.
Manufacturosaurus: Near Extinction
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 120,130. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Manufacturing, Nonfiction » History » Biography
“Manufacturosaurus: Near Extinction” shares wild, educational stories based on true manufacturing incidents that occurred in Poland during the Soviet Occupation, the American automotive industry, and the highly competitive electronics industry in Mexico—prior to NAFTA. Gordon Spark includes dinosaur caricatures, Gordisms, and geographical pseudonyms to add a humorous twist to a tough subject.
Science in the Pulp & Paper Mill ... A Personal Perspective
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 49,680. Language: American English. Published: October 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Manufacturing
This book includes the scientific work that introduced the Pulmac fiber quality numbers and presents the empirical evidence for how fiber quality testing can be used to help solve pulp and papermill problems. Further, based on the author’s own experiences, it provides a rich anecdotal survey of how science can be best used by technical people to solve problems that enhance mill profitability.
Building Manufacturing Competitiveness - The TOC Way
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,340. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Production & operations management, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Manufacturing
Growing pressure to improve performance of manufacturing sector in a rather complex and chaotic environment has led the book to propose a focused way (Theory of Constraints, TOC) of managing business. Three key aspects of the book are: 1. It dovetails TOC to the growth agenda of a nation 2. It provides contextual understanding of TOC 3. It presents jargon free concepts plus case studies