Investigators say the paint plant explosion was caused by an equipment problem.

Robin R. Gibson

Investigators have concluded that faulty equipment caused an explosion and fire in April at the Yenkin-Majestic Paint and OPC Polymers […]

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Step inside Lucid’s state-of-the-art factory in Arizona and watch the air being built

Robin R. Gibson

Take a look at the steps each Lucid Air takes on their journey through the AMP-1 manufacturing process as we […]

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Spinnova turns wood pulp into fashion at its Finnish factory

Robin R. Gibson

In a spotless place a textile lab in Jyväskylä, central Finland, a machine hums silently, turning wood pulp into cotton-like […]

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Leave the factory model behind or risk losing talent

Robin R. Gibson

The nature of knowledge work – the type of work that many of us engage in in a 9 to […]

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The factory of the future will be resilient

Robin R. Gibson

Illustration: © IoT for all Operational resilience has become a top priority for manufacturers due to the pandemic, which continues […]

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Inside the amazing ‘warplane factory’ from Lord of the Rings legend that built the world’s largest collection of WW1 fighters

Robin R. Gibson

USING his parents’ movie camera, 10-year-old Peter Jackson makes his first film showing a toy plane bursting into flames. Moments […]

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Inside Benchmade, America’s Largest Knife Factory

Robin R. Gibson

An hour south of Portland, Oregon, in a mixed-use neighborhood backing onto Mount Hood National Forest, sits an unassuming two-story […]

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Nissan launches a smart factory

Robin R. Gibson

Nissan’s smart factory concept is operational in Tochigi. Nissan has launched an intelligent robotic production line at its manufacturing plant […]

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A research institute opens a virtual factory in a metaverse environment

Robin R. Gibson

[Courtesy of KAIST] SEOUL – A state research institute has opened a virtual plastic screw factory in a metaverse environment. […]

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