The rapid turnaround of a complex maintenance challenge reflects the Joint Strike Fighter's (JSF) successful transition from brand-new development program to mature -- if not yet fully-fledged -- operational fleet.
Ford Motor Co. was a favorite target of Donald Trump, who lambasted the company for producing cars south of the border throughout his campaign. Toyota Motor Corp., Volkswagen AG and other U.S. carmakers are just as exposed.
U.S. manufacturers are grappling with a looming shortage of skilled workers. Almost 3.5 million manufacturing positions will need to be filled over the next decade as baby boomers retire, and 2 million of those jobs could remain vacant because of...
In this age of smart manufacturing, industry leaders have the power to reveal the operational secrets of every piece of equipment on the plant floor. But for many small and mid-sized companies, this insight has remained out of reach. Until now.
Despite NAFTA and the unprecedented 2009 implosion, American automobile and truck manufacturing employment has crept back to where it was in 2008, while the rest of manufacturing has failed to rebound.