A photograph shows an industrial assembly line at rest. The shadows of the still and silent machinery appear on the floor in the dimly lit room. Early tomorrow, the switch that engages the assembly line will be hit, and the factory will come to life.
Two men in blue shirts work together to assemble a large piece of furniture. One man holds the shelf in place, while the other uses a drill to put screws in place.
The interior of a busy auto manufacturing plant highlights the many pieces of machinery that go into making an automobile. A worker wearing a hardhat sits at a welding station. To his left is the metal shell of an unfinished automobile.
While robotic grasping remains far from human-like, recent developments have experts convinced that radical changes are coming to light assembly lines and e-commerce fulfillment centers.
By Rich Blake, Contributor. Forbes. Fri, 18 Jan 2019 17:25:00 -0500.
Nissan Motor Co Ltd's U.S. arm said on Thursday it plans to lay off up to 700 contract workers at its Mississippi assembly plant, citing slowing sales of its vans and Titan pickup trucks.
Reuters. Thu, 17 Jan 2019 16:33:24 -0500.
ERWIN, N.C. (AP) - A top North Carolina lawmaker and an education leader are starting to make their pitch for the General Assembly to approve a nearly $2 billion public education construction bond referendum. ...
Washington Times. Thu, 17 Jan 2019 04:47:29 -0500.
From announcing all-electric cars to adding assembly lines specifically for plug-in models, auto executives are ramping up their electric vehicle plans in a nod to Elon Musk's success at Tesla.
CNBC. Wed, 16 Jan 2019 12:00 GMT.
Venezuela's opposition-controlled but powerless National Assembly stepped up its battle with President Nicolas Maduro on Tuesday by offering an amnesty to anyone from the military who joins it in disavowing the socialist leader. ...
Yahoo. Tue, 15 Jan 2019 21:11:08 -0500.