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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 by Progressive Management
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.
Material Value: More Sustainable, Less Wasteful Manufacturing of Everything from Cell Phones to Cleaning Products by Julia Goldstein
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 79,100. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Manufacturing, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Green business
How many of us remember what we learned in high school chemistry? You won’t need any knowledge of chemical formulas to easily understand enough to make choices that are less wasteful and less harmful to people and the environment. Learn about the challenges and opportunities facing the manufacturing world in this highly readable perspective on materials and environmental sustainability.
Manufacturosaurus: Near Extinction by Gordon O Spark
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.
Assessing and Strengthening the Manufacturing and Defense Industrial Base and Supply Chain Resiliency of the United States - Report to President Trump on Reliance on Foreign and Chinese Suppliers by Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,550. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Manufacturing
America's manufacturing and defense industrial base ("the industrial base") supports economic prosperity and global competitiveness, and arms the military with capabilities to defend the nation. Currently, the industrial base faces an unprecedented set of challenges.
Additive Manufacturing Solutions in the United States Marine Corps (USMC) - Examination of Alternative Methods of Extrusion and Emerging Technology of Continuous Liquid Interface Production (CLIP) by Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 38,330. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Manufacturing, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Materials Science
This project conducts a cost benefit analysis to systematically examine the relative strengths and weaknesses of the current method of obtaining original equipment manufacturer (OEM) parts by the Marine Corps versus additive manufacturing alternatives. These alternatives include the established method of Extrusion and the emerging technology of continuous liquid interface production (CLIP).
Operational Cybersecurity Risks and Their Effect on Adoption of Additive Manufacturing in the Naval Domain - Navy, Air Force, Army Survey of 3D Printing Technology for Military and Security Threats by Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 30,480. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Manufacturing
Additive manufacturing (AM) has been proven to provide multiple benefits over traditional manufacturing methods including cost-savings, mission adaptability, and increased unit capabilities. Multiple Department of Defense (DOD) organizations are exploring and utilizing AM technology, and efforts are ongoing to determine how best to achieve large-scale adoption of AM in the U.S. Navy (USN).
Additive Manufacturing: Preparing for the Reality of Science Fiction, Emerging Technologies and Homeland Security Public Policy, 3D Printers and Autonomous Vehicles, Unmanned Aerial Systems, Drones by Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 41,170. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Manufacturing
Historically, policymakers have had difficulty addressing issues raised by emerging technologies. Whether it is inadequate legislation due to a general lack of awareness, or overregulation from a perceived threat, emerging technologies seem to repeatedly confuse those responsible for ensuring their safe incorporation into society.
Navy Additive Manufacturing (AM): Adding Parts, Subtracting Steps - 3D Printing, Tooling, Aerospace, Binder Jetting, Directed Energy Deposition, Material Extrusion, Powder Fusion, Photopolymerization by Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 118,710. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Manufacturing, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this report examines additive manufacturing (AM) and describes its potential impact on the Navy's Supply Chain Management processes.
Science in the Pulp & Paper Mill ... A Personal Perspective by Wavell Cowan
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.
Advanced Manufacturing: National Strategic Plan, Manufacturing Innovation, Infrastructure and Facilities, Additive (3D) Manufacturing, National Bioeconomy Blueprint, Domestic Technology by Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 152,870. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Manufacturing
This impressive collection of federal reports and plans provides a complete overview of the outlook for advanced manufacturing in America, including 3D printing and additive manufacturing.
Building Manufacturing Competitiveness - The TOC Way by Shridhar Lolla
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