Global semiconductor manufacturing industry poised for 2024 recovery
The global semiconductor manufacturing industry recovery is taking hold with electronics and IC sales increasing in the final quarter of 2023 and more growth projected for 2024, SEMI and TechInsights report.
Robot Technologies Converge to Create Solutions for Material Handling
The International Association of Robotics points to AI, machine learning, cobots and humanoid robots as trend setters.
Important Industry Updates in 2023
2023 draws to an end. As we finish off the year with holiday cheer and dazzling fireworks, let’s review all the important changes that came to the industry in 2023.
Where Are the Innovators in Manufacturing Sustainability?
The industry needs more leadership from within to achieve its environmental goals, says the CEO of the U.S. Center for Advanced Manufacturing.
Erik Hadland Joins Semiconductor Industry Association as Director of Technology Policy
Hadland joins SIA from the Department of Energy’s Office of Science, where he served as AAAS science and technology policy fellow and advisor to the director
Digital literacy will help manufacturers unlock the power of data - The Manufacturer
Digital literacy and data engineers will be key to manufacturers unlocking the potential of data for their businesses, says AMRC’s Rab Scott.
National semiconductor strategy
This strategy details our plans to build on the UK’s strengths in semiconductors to grow our sector, increase our resilience and protect our security.
Business Daily - Inside the Semiconductor Factory - BBC Sounds
Almost everything electronic is powered by chips. But what goes into making them?
China drought causes Yangtze to dry up, sparking shortage of hydropower
Nationwide alert issued with south-west especially badly hit, as major companies forced to suspend work
Without these chips, we are in big trouble - and Britain has no strategy
The Newport Wafer Fab found itself thrust into the limelight after Nexperia - a Netherlands-headquartered firm with Chinese ownership - agreed to take it over. But now the sale of Britain’s biggest semiconductor maker is being reviewed by the government on national security grounds.
How AI Can Help Overcome the “Great Supply Chain Disruption”
By implementing AI technology, companies will be better equipped with the information necessary to ease today’s supply chain disruption.
US-China chip war: Netherlands moves to restrict some tech exports
The measures will affect Dutch firm ASML, which is a key part of the global microchip supply chain.
Celebrating new ways of reducing CO2 - the art of cutting carbon
With the ‘de-printer’ specially coated sheets of paper can be used 10 times over.
Electronics are set to get even more expensive as chip giants hike their prices
Products that rely on semiconductors are set to get even more expensive as chip foundries prepare to increase their prices, according to analysts.
‘Companies are beginning to panic’: Experts say China’s lockdowns will make inflation and the supply chain nightmare even worse
Experts say China’s lockdowns will lead to a supply chain crunch on the west coast of the U.S. in the coming weeks, adding to four-decade high inflation.
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A normal supply chain? It’s ‘unlikely’ in 2022.
For those who keep tabs on the global supply chain, the very concept of a return to normalcy has given way to a begrudging acceptance that a new normal may be unfolding.
Brexit changes will add to soaring costs in 2022, warn UK manufacturers
Make UK says two-thirds of companies fear customs delays and red tape from new rules will further hamper supply chains
Computer chip shortage pushes European car sales to record low
EU car sales fell to a new low last year as the auto sector was hobbled by the Covid pandemic and a shortage of computer chips, industry figures showed Tuesday.
PS5 stock woes could last until 2024, as Intel warns of further chip shortages
Don’t turn off those PS5 restock alerts just yet
Shanghai’s ‘grim’ Covid outbreak threatens more global supply chain disruption
Lockdowns imposed over China’s worst Covid outbreak has hit manufacturing and may lead to delays and higher prices
Climate Change Is Disrupting the Global Supply Chain Too
Extreme weather, from floods to wildfires, is increasingly hammering ports, highways, and factories. It’s expected to get worse.
Ukraine conflict: Further disruptions in supply chain resulting in gas & oil price surges.
Russia says Europe will have to pay more for its gas.
What is Industry 4.0 - A Super Easy Explanation
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Intel CEO: Chip shortages will extend to 2023
Intel CEO Pat Gelsinger says the global chip shortages that have stalled some electronics manufacturing will continue into 2023, even as chip makers rush to increase production.
New £4million innovation grant for SMEs
Economy Minister Gordon Lyons today announced a new grant to support local businesses to develop and implement innovative projects.
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