News

3D print of heart with human tissue

Scientists in Israel have unveiled a 3D print of a heart with human tissue and vessels, a first and a “major…

Predicting the future of maintenance

In 1927, Thomas Parnell set up the pitch drop experiment, which examines the viscosity of a tar-like substance by the speed…

Case Studies

How much do robots affect jobs and productivity?

How much do robots affect jobs and productivity?

Robots’ capacity for autonomous movement and their ability to perform an expanding set of tasks have captured writers’ imaginations for almost a century. Recently robots have emerged from…

Reverse Engineering with 3D Measurement

Reverse Engineering with 3D Measurement

Reverse engineering is the process of duplicating an existing product without the aid of drawings, documentation, or computer models. In ordinary engineering, the product designer creates a drawing…

Manufacturing moving at the speed of business

Manufacturing moving at the speed of business

Humans are terrible at gauging speed. Jets never seem to be going 550 mph in the sky and 20 miles per hour in a school zone. Sometimes this…

Innovators

Aviation

MRJ Completes First Flight

Nagoya: Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) today conducted the first flight of the first flight test aircraft for the MRJ (Mitsubishi…

Asia Aerospace City takes flight with Nottingham expertise

Asia Aerospace City takes flight with Nottingham expertise

Asia Aerospace City brings together University research with the Aerospace Malaysian Innovation Centre (AMIC) and MARA Aerospace & Technologies (M-AeroTech), a Malaysian government agency.…

The Interview

The Interview: FARO

The Interview: FARO

Spokesperson: CHEW Beow Kwan, Product Marketing Associate Manager, Asia Pacific, FARO Technologies. Please tell us what BuildIT Construction is all about? The BuildIT Construction software leverages on FARO’s…

Predictive maintenance: spend a little to save a lot

The Interview: KC Yee, Senior Vice President and Managing Director, Asia Pacific, Siemens PLM.

Optimism high in 2014

IoT

Defining the IoT

How IIoT Is Impacting Design Engineers

Smart Manufacturing

Schneider Electric partners with Nozomi Networks to secure and protect critical infrastructure

Demand for higher quality parts and products to drive generative design

Energy

Seequent and IMDEX to deliver real-time 3D visualisation for minerals drilling projects