Apple Inc. said it is putting its products back on an environmental ratings registry, saying it made a mistake in removing them from the list.
The Great Recession was hard on the industry, and Chinese firms are showing an interest in some of the beleaguered companies.
Known as the "Helicopter King of China," Shenzong Cheng has been quietly building a small empire in aviation manufacturing.
Russian aluminum giant UC Rusal is denying the Jamaican energy minister's assertions that the company plans to shut down its last operational bauxite plant on the island.
I’m an enthusiastic user of information automation, but it’s not so interwoven into my life that I would think that “going to the floor” could imply such third-order observation as staring at a computer screen.
Konecranes has been selected to supply two 410-ton gantry cranes integral to an $800 million USD maintenance and upgrade project at the Ludington Pumped Storage Plant in Ludington, Mich.
The definitions and interpretation of marketing are all over the map, and many people have many different ideas for what Industrial marketing really is.
Industrial fans, long-lasting and energy efficient, have proven an integral component of worker comfort, productivity, and energy savings.
Our third annual iteration of the IMPO Energy Intelligence Report has followed an industry all the more hungry for cost savings. As industrial manufacturers work to propel their businesses forward, they must choose between investing in the equipment they need, or falling behind in the face of fierce domestic and global competition.
The loading dock: an essential yet often overlooked link in the supply chain.
For a Fortune 500 corporation, a successful engineering project depends on local managers’ legacy knowledge and insights into plant operations, the corporation’s vision, and key project performance metrics as they change over time.
Wausau, WI-based Linetec is an architectural finishing company that takes seriously its delicate relationship with its state’s natural beauty.
Even when pointing to the characteristics (or price) of your product, never assume that these “benefits” are a no brainer.
The CEO of General Motors' loss-making European business abruptly stepped down on Thursday, a sign that the automaker's top management wants to speed up what has been a slow-moving restructuring plan.
Washington Gov. Chris Gregoire has been building a close relationship with Boeing's chief rival, Airbus, and said Wednesday that she was previously ready to recruit the company to build a new manufacturing site in the state.
Battery maker Valence Technology Inc. said Thursday that it filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, in hopes of boosting its liquidity and refocusing itself on its core lithium phosphate markets.
The $1.79B offer is "a lot of money" for a struggling company with old product lines that has spent little on research and development, several analysts said.
Smith says someone hacked into Todd Tool & Abrasive Systems's phone system in 2009 and made nearly $900,000 in calls to Somalia.
Mitsubishi Motors Corp. said Wednesday it has decided to sell its vehicle plant in the Netherlands for 1 euro to Dutch bus and industrial machine maker VDL Groep BV on the condition that it will maintain some 1,500 jobs there.
As electronic systems migrate deeper into systems that may present changing situations during the operating lifecycle, the designer must remember to address every facet or risk compromising product performance in certain situations.
Boeing and archrival Airbus were caught in a fierce dogfight for orders at the Farnborough Airshow Tuesday, with both aircraft manufacturers unveiling multi-billion deals.
PepsiCo Inc. has opened its sixth food manufacturing plant in China to strengthen its position in the growing market.
General Electric Co. said Tuesday it will spend $70 million to expand a battery factory in Schenectady, N.Y.
A joint venture between Japan's Honda Motor Co. and China's Dongfeng Motor Corp. held a ceremony Tuesday to mark the start of production at its second plant in Wuhan, Hubei Province.
Production in general doesn’t know the value of using reliability tools, such as root cause analysis, as a business tool to gain consistent high productivity.