The Leading Source For Manufacturing & Product Development News
Subscribe to All
View Sample

FREE Email Newsletter

Today in Manufacturing

Daily news and top headlines for manufacturing professionals

Steel Dynamics To Make $100M Mississippi Expansion

May 22, 2015 9:55 am | by Jeff Amy, The Associated Press | News | Comments

The company will invest $100 million to add more steel finishing capacity.


Senate Edges Closer To Passing Trade Authority Legislation

May 22, 2015 9:40 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

Legislation that supports the Pacific Rim trade agreement cleared the U.S. Senate.


Finding Cause Of California Oil Spill Could Take Months

May 22, 2015 9:37 am | by Brian Melley, The Associated Press | News | Comments

The company behind the spill has yet to uncover the faulty pipe.


Wal-Mart Presses Meat Suppliers On Antibiotics, Treatment

May 22, 2015 8:06 am | by Anne D'innocenzio, AP Retail Writer | News | Comments

Wal-Mart's moves won praise from various groups.


Georgia-Pacific Plant Closing Marks End Of Era In Parchment

May 22, 2015 4:06 am | by Alex Mitchell, Kalamazoo Gazette | News | Comments

The former paper mill complex will be vacant for the first time since it was founded in 1909


Automotive Supplier Investing $13M To Build Pulaski Plant

May 22, 2015 4:05 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Proper Polymers will build the injection molding plant in Pulaski.


5 Of The Most Dramatic Photos From California’s Oil Spill (So Far)

May 21, 2015 5:45 pm | by Meagan Parrish, Editor, Chem.Info | News | Comments

The coastline was transformed after a ruptured pipeline leaked 105,000 gallons of oil.


Gauge Of U.S. Economy Jumps 0.7 Percent In April

May 21, 2015 5:37 pm | by Martin Crustinger, AP Economics Writer | News | Comments

This jump is the biggest advance since a 1 percent rise last July.


Report: Switching Trucks To Natural Gas Could Worsen Climate Change

May 21, 2015 5:34 pm | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

The process of drilling and shipping natural gas produces methane, a more potent gas.


Eight Must-Know Facts From The New Elon Musk Book

May 21, 2015 5:14 pm | by Abbey Dean, Editor | Blogs | Comments

I read the new book on Elon Musk, so you don’t have to. 


Report: USDA Won't Investigate Organic Farm Allegations

May 21, 2015 2:27 pm | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

Feds won't investigate 14 farms accused of violating organic agriculture standards.


Listeria: FDA Finds Problems At Ohio Ice Cream Plant

May 21, 2015 2:13 pm | by Mary Clare Jalonick, The Associated Press | News | Comments

A government investigation of Jeni's found inadequate testing and cleaning.


General Motors Spending $439M For Upgrades To Corvette Plant

May 21, 2015 2:09 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

The new facility will feature new tooling and robots and environmental enhancements.


Is The Reshoring Of U.S. Manufacturing A Myth?

May 21, 2015 1:57 pm | by KnowledgeAtWharton | Videos | Comments

New Wharton research investigates the outsourcing of American jobs.


Manufacturing Snapshot Of The Week: California Oil Spill Devastates Coastline

May 21, 2015 1:36 pm | by Bridget Bergin, Associate Editor | News | Comments

Cleanup crews have managed to remove about 7,700 gallons of the leaked crude oil.


Report: Larger Turbines Could Enable Wind Energy In All 50 States

May 21, 2015 1:29 pm | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

An Energy Department report said wind could support 600,000 jobs by 2050.


U.S. Oil And Gas Drilling Boom's Economic Impact, At A Glance

May 21, 2015 1:20 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Here are some figures illustrating the rapid rise of oil and gas production.


Lumber Liquidators CEO Unexpectedly Resigns

May 21, 2015 1:09 pm | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

The company came under fire earlier this year following a "60 Minutes" report.


Applications For U.S. Jobless Aid Up

May 21, 2015 1:03 pm | by Christopher S. Rugaber, AP Economics Writer | News | Comments

Despite the rise, the number of applications remains at a historically low level.


Survey: Medical Costs, Cybersecurity Top Business Leaders' Concerns

May 21, 2015 12:55 pm | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | News | Comments

Manufacturers selected medical costs and cybersecurity at a rate of 60 percent.



You may login with either your assigned username or your e-mail address.
The password field is case sensitive.