Using LCA tools in the design phase reduced the environmental impact of one company’s products by 25%. Another lowered greenhouse gas emissions by 15% after identifying sustainability opportunities in its manufacturing processes. A third company saved $1.5 million by meeting its sustainability goals two years ahead of schedule. Manufacturers are in a new phase of
Energy pricing, high inflation and supply chain challenges are currently causing major headaches for industrial companies. In cooperation with Kairos Future consulting company from Sweden, we asked the managers of Nordic industrial companies how they are doing.
Environmental sustainability is on everyone’s mind, including regulators, customers, and investors. The UN Sustainable Development Goal aims to significantly reduce emissions by 2030, which is now less than a decade away. Most member states in the EU have, to some extent, local environmental policies and regulations in place. In the UK, the Green Financial Strategy
PLM Group broadens its offer of best in class 3D printing solutions with groundbreaking 3D printing technology from HP.
3D METPRINT AB is the first Scandinavian company to invest in a 3D metal printer from PLM Group and 3D Systems. The newly established Swedish consultancy and service bureau for Additive Manufacturing in metals will significantly improve the access for Nordic companies to utilize the groundbreaking technology. The startup company 3D MetPrint AB in the Swedish town
In Europe, the headline is Industry 4.0 and in the United States the concept has been baptized Smart Manufacturing. CEO’s and production managers need to keep a very close eye on the three concepts, which together indicate that the next revolution in manufacturing is well underway. Internet of Things (IoT) 3D printing Intelligent robotized automation systems
With the tightly integrated software ecosystem for manufacturing, the journey from idea to market-ready product is becoming significantly faster with less costly obstacles. It is often a long trip from the first conceptual ideas until the finished product is ready to conquer the market and generate revenues and earnings. One of the major hurdles is