Pioneer Industries Manufacturing

Read this User Story on Advanced Manufacturing’s website Second Chance Futures Begin with Training at Pioneer Industries Imagine applying for a job where your past mistakes are overlooked. Where there’s no stigma associated with a criminal record or struggles with drug abuse, and where everyone is given a helping hand on their road to a… Read more

Education

G-code simulation from CGTech makes the most of limited technical college resources   Anyone who’s attended technical college in pursuit of a machining certificate or associate’s degree in manufacturing knows it’s one of the more challenging trades to master—machinists are expected to understand cutting tools, feed and speed calculations, part measurement, properties of metals and… Read more

Loughborough University

VERICUT simulation software answers University challenge Loughborough University’s Wolfson School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering has an enviable reputation of teaching, which is combined with strong links with leading industrial companies to create the opportunity for its students to graduate with exceptional engineering skills and real life application experience. One of the supporting links between… Read more

KSU Solar Race Team

Simulation of Solar Race Car Speeds Production When Kansas State University’s Solar Racing Team decided to build a completely new solar race car from the ground up, Harlow Aircraft and Insight Consulting were ready to help in any way they could. The Solar Racing Team’s molds required 36 hours of machining time, but with the… Read more

Bates Technical College

Using Today’s Technology to Train Tomorrow’s Machinists & Programmers With high-speed machine tools, increasingly sophisticated CAD/CAM software, advancements in cutting tools and materials, and powerful CNC controllers, the manufacturing industry is rapidly becoming more complex. At the same time, educational budgets are stretched as thin as ever. This leaves the educators responsible for preparing tomorrow’s… Read more

University of Oklahoma

Cruising on Solar Power What does it take to build a car that is powered by nothing but the sun’s rays? Well, besides a lot of high tech solar collection and storage equipment, it takes a well-built frame and quality designed parts. At the University of Oklahoma, the solar car team made use of modern… Read more

Purdue University

Preparing the Engineers of Tomorrow with the Technology of Today Purdue University in West Layfayette, Indiana is recognized around the world for excellence in education. The Engineering Technology department is no exception, incorporating the manufacturing industry’s latest technology and innovation to ensure that graduates are well prepared for the challenges of a highly competitive field.… Read more