Subscribe to News
View Sample

FREE Email Newsletter

Today in Manufacturing

Daily news and top headlines for manufacturing professionals

Unemployment Rates Fell In 23 U.S. States In April

May 27, 2015 1:55 pm | by Christopher S. Rugaber, AP Economics Writer | Comments

Nationwide, employers added a healthy 223,000 jobs in April.


Exxon Shareholders To Vote On Climate Change, Fracking

May 27, 2015 1:48 pm | by David Koenig, AP Business Writer | Comments

The resolution's sponsor Michael Crosby says, "This company has to be making plans for the future."


Drilling Cutbacks Drag Down Job Growth In Oil Patch

May 27, 2015 1:40 pm | by Christopher S. Rugaber, AP Economics Writer | Comments

Hammered by cheaper oil, drilling firms have laid off workers and dragged down job growth.


EPA Issues Final Rules Protecting Drinking Water, Streams

May 27, 2015 12:37 pm | by Mary Clare Jalonick, The Associated Press | Comments

Drinking water for 117 million Americans will be protected under new government rules.


Ford Recalls Nearly 423K Vehicles For Power Steering Problem

May 27, 2015 12:25 pm | by The Associated Press | Comments

Ford says an intermittent electrical connection can cause the power steering to stop.


Vision, Response Critical For Ensuring Supply Chain Continuity

May 27, 2015 12:19 pm | by Joe Shust, Editor | Comments

As economies become more global, supply chains have become more complicated.


VW Study Says Tennessee Plant Expansion Could Create 10K Jobs

May 27, 2015 9:52 am | by The Associated Press | Comments

The plant expansion is scheduled to be completed by the summer of 2016.


Personal Info Of 104K Taxpayers Stolen From IRS Website

May 27, 2015 9:41 am | by Stephen Ohlemacher, The Associated Press | Comments

The IRS said it is notifying taxpayers whose information was accessed.


Chemical Engineer Offers Hope Of Reducing Nuclear Waste

May 27, 2015 9:37 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | Comments

Scientists could be edging closer to greatly reduced waste from nuclear power plants.


What The Charter-Time Warner Cable Deal Could Mean For Consumers

May 27, 2015 9:33 am | by Tali Arbel, Bree Fowler, AP Business Writers | Comments

Here's what that the Charter-TWC deal and others like it could mean over time.


California Company Plans World's First Hyperloop Test Track

May 27, 2015 9:17 am | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | Comments

The world's first high-speed Hyperloop test track would run along a California highway.


Despite Price Slump, It Still Pays Big To Be An Oil CEO

May 27, 2015 8:03 am | by Meagan Parrish, Editor, Chem.Info | Comments

The AP report on CEO pay in the U.S. has not been kind to oil and gas bosses.


Craft? Micro? Increasingly, 'Nanobrews' Slake Local Thirst

May 27, 2015 2:06 am | by David Sharp, The Associated Press | Comments

The craft beer industry is getting bigger and smaller at the same time.


Steel Dynamics Idles Two Iron Range Operations, Cuts 200 Jobs

May 26, 2015 5:24 pm | by The Associated Press | Comments

CEO Mark D. Millett cited "an extreme decrease" in prices for pig iron, which is what the two operations produce.


ADM Moving Away From Ethanol, High Fructose Corn Syrup

May 26, 2015 5:04 pm | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | Comments

Ethanol contributed to a steep drop in the agribusiness giant's first-quarter corn profits.


Fire At Giant Apple Plant In Arizona Quickly Controlled

May 26, 2015 4:12 pm | by The Associated Press | Comments

Crews battled the blaze for 35 minutes before gaining control.


Provision In Senate Trade Package Hopes To Lift U.S. Steel Industry

May 26, 2015 3:08 pm | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | Comments

The bill included a measure intended to root out currency manipulation.


Hyundai Is First To Offer Android Auto System

May 26, 2015 3:01 pm | by The Associated Press | Comments

Google says Android Auto is expected to be offered on 28 brands by 2016.


Obama Urges Senate To Renew Phone-Records Programs

May 26, 2015 2:51 pm | by The Associated Press | Comments

President Obama says that it is a public safety concern.


West Coast Port Contract Ratified As Retailers Urge Change

May 26, 2015 2:15 pm | by Andy Szal, Digital Reporter | Comments

The contract brought an official end to the labor strife that affected ports this year.



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