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Reimagining Military Re-supply With 3-D Printing

Military planners are beginning to imagine how additive manufacturing (AM) can enhance operations. The potential gains that AM—also known as 3-D printing—offers are transformative and require new ways of thinking from suppliers and end-users to achieve them. Renaissance Services is

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Army Mulls Hybrid Electric For Next Gen Drones

Army experts are “extremely excited” by the idea of hybrid electric aircraft, one of the service’s top Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) experts revealed Tuesday. “My team has believed that was the case for some time,” Lars Ericsson, chief of the

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Digital Work Instructions

  There is an interesting white paper about smart manufacturing and digital work instructions at the DISCUS Software Company web site.   This paper provides 7 insights into what’s necessary to bring electronic work instructions to the marketplace. It provides a nice

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Combine Risk Analysis Tools to Improve Product Safety

In today’s unforgiving product development environments, even the smallest design or engineering mistakes can produce large, costly, and embarrassing consequences. While this threat can be reduced by applying good risk analysis techniques, many companies often perform their assessments too late

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