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The 5 Behaviors of a Cohesive Team

Team cohesion is vital to all facets of a business, and the productivity and effectiveness of an organization is dependent on the health of the work environment. The positive impacts of good teamwork can lead to a culture of high-functioning and high-achieving people who are more successful at their jobs. Based on Patrick Lencioni’s book […]

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University of Pittsburgh and General Carbide Receive $57K to Accelerate 3D Printing Using Tungsten Carbide

By Tia Vialva, 3D Printing Industry The University of Pittsburgh’s Swanson School of Engineering and General Carbide, a Pennsylvania-based manufacturer of compound metals, have received a $57,529 grant to research the use of tungsten carbide in additive manufacturing. This grant was financed from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania’s Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) and the first round of the PA Manufacturing […]

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RMU to open manufacturing laboratory in the Lower Hill

By Luke Torrance, Pittsburgh Business Times Robert Morris University is adding on to its Energy Innovation Center. The university announced Monday that it would be opening a state-of-the-art additive manufacturing laboratory at the center, located in the Lower Hill District of Pittsburgh. The laboratory will be operated by the university’s School of Engineering, Mathematics and […]

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Automation and Robotics for SMM’s

Innovation and forward thinking have long been key drivers to success. Without the vision, willingness, or ability to tackle change, any number of companies have seen stagnation negatively impact the bottom line. With advanced manufacturing technologies arriving at an exceptional pace, and with these improvements becoming more and more accessible to Small & Medium Manufacturers […]

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