News & Blog

Hazelwood Green gets innovation hub with newest Silicon Valley tenant GSVlabs

By Sandra Tolliver, NEXT Pittsburgh A Silicon Valley firm that connects startups, investors and corporations through a global online platform will establish its next innovation hub at Hazelwood Green, pinpointing Pittsburgh as a strategic growth market. GSVlabs, or Global Silicon Valley Labs, which has hubs in 40 markets around the world, has signed a long-term lease in […]

Read More...

NIST Robotics Lab Visits SWPA

Over the past three years, PA MEP and Catalyst Connection have lead two NIST funded embedded projects to connect the MEP network (Manufacturing Extension Partnerships, like Catalyst) to Manufacturing USA institutes, namely America Makes in Youngstown, Ohio and ARM in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  In addition to forging strong working relationships with the institutes, it has also […]

Read More...

Encouraging Women to Pursue Industrial Careers

with Allison Grealis & Aleah Titus While women make up 50% of the U.S. population, they comprise only 30% of the manufacturing workforce. Join Tony Uphoff in conversation with Allison Grealis, President of Women in Manufacturing and Vice President of Association Services for the Precision Metalforming Association, and Aleah Titus, LPG Operations Manager at ABB […]

Read More...

U.S. Army Marching Towards Integrating Additive Manufacturing Within Its Supply Chain

By Anas Essop, 3D Printing Industry The U.S. Army is working towards developing its supply chain to support the integration of additive manufacturing. That’s according to Gen. Gus Perna, the head of Army Materiel Command, speaking at a press event in Washington on February 4, 2020.  Having been experimenting and trialing the technology in recent times, Perna […]

Read More...