Month: July 2016

NIMS Rolls out Industry CAM Standards

From Greg Jones, AMT VP – Smartforce Development The National Institute for Metalworking Skills released the first-ever industry standards for Computer Aided Manufacturing. These standards will enhance education and training programs to meet 21st century demands for skilled CAM programmers,… Read More ›

Making way for innovation

By  Penny Brown, Director, AMT Marketing & Communications What is your business approach to innovation? When a company is successful, and especially when it’s large, innovation can be a slow process. The need to be agile doesn’t seem as great when… Read More ›

Guiding a Path toward Smart Manufacturing

Three nonprofit engineering research and development organizations have established programs to support American manufacturers in improving their digital manufacturing capabilities. Their goal is to extend technical support to the industry in supporting global competitiveness for U.S. manufacturing. Aware of the… Read More ›