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Implementing smart manufacturing – leveraging the digital twin

Implementing the digital twin in smart manufacturing integrates multi-disciplines in managing simulation to solve many issues….

Visualize the Digital Twin with virtual reality and other reality technologies

Virtual reality (VR) is technologically ready. However, even though there’s a growing interest to use…

How will aerospace technology spur innovation and foster talent?

Aerospace companies are tasked with designing and creating products for conditions that may not exist…

The 3 trends that are challenging heavy equipment manufacturers

Heavy equipment manufacturers face no shortage of challenges. Everything from more stringent noise regulations to the need for localized customization, manufacturers are scrambling to keep up with ev……

3D printing of both molds and parts via additive manufacturing

Additive manufacturing is making its way into mainstream, industrial applications.  It is seeing robust adoption in molds, tools and creating demanding industrial parts.

Molds and to……

Thermal simulation helps Maya HTT keep things cool

Maya HTT created a unique contest involving thermal simulation at their exhibition booth recently at Realize LIVE 2019. With the goal of demonstrating the accuracy and efficiency of their thermal sim……

Digital twin prototypes: the minimalist approach

The benefits of the digital twin in the manufacturing industry are many. However, how and where to implement, along with considerations of time and cost, are difficult questions to answer based on a ……

Digital twin implementation: steps to leverage the benefits

Digital twin implementation can be daunting. In my last blog about the digital twin, I mentioned how many manufacturing companies are hesitant to take advantage of it. Though they know the benefits o……

Address obsolete parts production with the digital twin

There’s more to a manufactured part than what’s visible. Every component contains a wealth of historical information about its design and the manufacturing processes that went into creating the part…….