manufacturing

Micron to invest $40 billion in US memory manufacturing through end of decade

President Biden delivers remarks and signs the CHIPS and Science Act of 2022 into law. Micron Technology will invest $40 billion through the end of the decade to help build out memory manufacturing in the United States.  The investment is expected to result in 40,000 new American jobs, including approximately 5,000 high-paying technical and operational …

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GE Is Building the Electricity Grid of the Future. Here’s What We Found on a Tour.

Text size GE wants to be a player in the electricity grid of the future. That will benefit its coming Vernova business. Brandon Bell/Getty Images NISKAYUNA, N. Y–In General Electric ’s sprawling research center here, you will find two Nobel Prizes won by GE scientists, Thomas Edison’s desk, and current research that could help create …

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U.S. manufacturing slows modestly; excess inventories a major concern

Manufacturing index dips to 52.8 in July from 53.0 in June New orders contracting, supplier deliveries improving Price increases for inputs slowing; inventories piling up WASHINGTON, Aug 1 (Reuters) – U.S. manufacturing activity slowed less than expected in July and there were signs that supply constraints are easing, with a measure of prices paid for …

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From Boeing Starliner to Goodyear Tesla tire, 3-D printing is becoming manufacturing reality

A picture shows a non-pneumatic tire (NPT), an airless tires, during the presentation of the NPT tire of Goodyear in Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg, on May 17, 2022, where the tire manufacturer has a new plant where it is experimenting with 3-D printing. Francois Walschaerts | Afp | Getty Images Additive manufacturing is on the cusp of …

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