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SME, the professional association committed to advancing manufacturing and developing a skilled workforce, has recognized 20 successful female leaders working to broaden the use of robotics and automation in the smart manufacturing market globally. This international group of women represent a

A inspiration story, Karina Gallegos is an engineer dedicated to the design of CNC programs at Gulfstream Aerospace in Mexicali, Baja California in Mexico. She sat down with the AWE team to talk to us about her path in the

The return to school may look a bit different across the globe this autumn – whether it’s the physical environment through implementing remote learning, or curriculum adjustments made to accommodate social distancing. The United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization

The German Federal Employment Agency reported around 240,000 vacant training positions at the start of the 2019 academic year – the highest number in the past ten years. This figure becomes problematic for industrial companies when compared with the number

item Mexico represented the item brand in the manufacturing world's 'new normal.' COVID-19 has brought many changes to the manufacturing industry, and learning how to adapt has become an everyday issue. Currently, companies are accelerating the execution of projects to adapt

On March 2, Iowa State University’s Dr. Amy Bix presented a lecture on “How Coeds Came to Georgia Tech: A History of Women and Engineering Education.” Her lecture discussed the overall history of gender inequality in engineering, as well as the

Originally written by Katherine DuBois, “The Power of STEM Women in Film” discusses how inspiring young women doesn’t start and end with the word ‘woman.’ When I set out to create Space to Explore, a short documentary profiling aerospace engineer Natalie

Explore how you can engineer different safety solutions – line by line. In industrial manufacturing, workplace safety is of the utmost importance. Safety discussions tend to focus on personal protective equipment (PPE) and ergonomic solutions, designed to protect employees from injury;

5S and Poka-Yoke are two highly effective methods of visual management. As we’ve already shown in the first part of our series on the item Blog, visual management plays an extremely important role in lean production, with the use of optical

2020 marks the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, and to celebrate NASA is pulling out all the stops and tools. Ever wondered how space exploration and research impact your daily life? The NASA Home And City website features 130 spinoff