North Dakota has embarked on an ambitious plan to retain its largest manufacturer, and to lure others to the state, by creating a commerce center that, when complete, will marry air, rail, and truck transport all in one site.
ISM report shows new orders, production, employment, inventories growing; deliveries slowing.
An agreement made with Flextronics and cutting 25,000 jobs are part of cost reduction project.
Rising gas prices leave Americans with less cash for other items
The seasonally adjusted CIPS/RBS Purchasing Managers' Index posted 53.8 in July, noting growth above the 50.0 mark for the twelfth consecutive month.
The RBS/NTC EU Manufacturing PMI dropped slightly to 57.4 in July from the near six-year high of 57.7 in June.
Honeywell has announced that the company has been awarded a $17.5 million contract to supply process controls for Vietnam's first oil refinery.
Decline is heaviest in trucks and SUVs
Agreement re-establishes commercial nuclear power plant component manufacturing in U.S.
Facility will produce 110-million gallons of ethanol per year.
Plant will produce 45 million RFID tags annually; slash cost of tags by 60 percent.
The CLSA purchasing manufacturer's index, rose to 53 from 52.9 in June, its highest level since May 2005.
Panda Ethanol Inc. announced on Tuesday that its Hereford subsidiary has successfully completed financing on its 100 million gallon ethanol plant.
Many manufacturers are not ready to demonstrate RoHS (Restriction of Hazardous Substance) compliance or due diligence, based on their documentation management capabilities, according to the RoHS Readiness Survey released Monday by Arena Solutions, a provider of on-demand product lifecycle management systems.
The manufacturing association sponsored the trade event for 15 years.
Thirty-five new fabs expected to increase capacity 17 percent for 2007.
Plant would make silicon used in solar industry.
Recognize that pursuing global opportunities often entails some cross-functional effort and coordination, whether the immediate opportunity is large or small, or if it lies in sales, purchasing, production or collaboration.
The General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA), which represents more than 50 of the world's leading manufacturers of general aviation aircraft, engines, avionics and related equipment, said shipment and billing figures for the first half of the year set new records.