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What Is The Future Of The Industrial Machinery Industry?

The industrial machinery and components (IM&C) industry is often on par with, or ahead of, other industries when it comes to using advanced technologies. For instance, this industry adopted the Internet of Things (IoT) long before many others had even heard of it. Currently, IM&C is adopting cloud solutions, as-a-service business models, and blockchain. Current technology use cases in IM&C Hosts of the S.M.A.C. Talk podcast talked to Ulf Guttmann, of SAP’s Industrial Machinery and Components Industry Business Unit, who explained how...

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PROTOCOLS FOR PROTECTION AGAINST COVID-19 AT WRANGLER INSTRUMENTS

Wrangler Instruments dutifully follows the Official Public Service Announcement on COVID-19 from the State Government. Henceforth implemented the precautionary measures at facility. Industrial workers are also exposed to hazards that put them at risk of infection with an outbreak pathogen, in this case COVID-19. Hazards include long working hours, psychological distress, fatigue, and occupational burnout. These protocols have been designed in order to minimize the potential for contracting COVID-19 and subsequently reducing its spread at industrial level including specific measures needed to protect occupational safety...

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WHAT TO DO ABOUT THE AVIATION MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN SHORTAGE

The aviation and airline industry as a whole has been talking about a significant shortfall globally in pilots over the next two decades, and that murmur has recently been rising closer to a shriek. The problem is that aviation maintenance technicians and mechanics are facing perhaps an even bleaker outlook of their own. Unlike other types of industrial maintenance and vehicle maintenance in which trade schools can produce skilled technicians in 18 months or so, aircraft mechanics take much longer...

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