Meet Shift: New Program Launches for Small-to Medium-Sized Manufacturers in WNY

  Buffalo Manufacturing Works operated by EWI, along with its partners at Insyte Consulting and Next Street, is proud to announce Shift. Shift is an accessible and essential first step for small- to medium-sized manufacturers who don’t know how or where to start the process of identifying and investing in achievable and implementable technology. Shift was funded by GovernorRead more


New Paper – Unique Visual Inspections Solutions in Applied R&D

There are many off-the-shelf commercial systems that offer sufficient image processing intelligence for successful visual inspection in manufacturing. Some applications, however, require capabilities that are not yet available in standard systems. EWI has been at the forefront of tackling complicated inspection issues for customers by innovating upon commercially available inspection and vision systems. In UniqueRead more


Astronics Corporation is New EWI Member

We are pleased to welcome Astronics Corporation, a supplier of advanced technologies and products to the global aerospace, defense, and semiconductor industries, to EWI membership. The company’s products and services include advanced, high-performance electrical power generation and distribution systems, seat motion solutions, lighting and safety systems, avionics products, aircraft structures, systems certification, and automated testRead more


New article — Electron Beam Melting: From Powder to Part

Over the past decade, additive manufacturing (AM) technology has shifted from a prototyping tool to an accepted production method. To achieve production-quality results, however, it is important to use specially developed materials for AM builds. In recent years, EWI has been at the forefront of helping clients bring new AM materials to market for technologies such asRead more


Cost-Saving Benefits of Implementing Advanced Quality Systems

Implementing advanced quality systems throughout the product development timeline enables smarter design, reduces waste, and ensures compliance with regulations—all of which are valuable cost-saving measures for manufacturers. For example, Computer modeling and design integrated with inspection development allows you to transition quickly to testing and production phases. Real-time monitoring identifies failure through immediate feedback, soRead more


EWI Welcomes Molson Coors as New Member

We are pleased to introduce new EWI member Molson Coors Brewing Company. A multinational brewing enterprise, the corporation is known for it world renown beer brands including Molson, Coors, and Millers to name a few.       The post EWI Welcomes Molson Coors as New Member appeared first on EWI. Powered by WPeMatico


Building Fiber Optic Strain Sensor into Metal Components — New Article

Ultrasonic Additive Manufacturing (UAM), a solid-state (no melting) metal 3D printing technology, enables integration of temperature sensitive components, such as fiber optic strain sensors, directly into metal structures. Sensor integration into metal components is of interest for enhanced control and monitoring purposes of cutting edge components. The technology has relevance in aerospace, nuclear, and oilRead more


EWI Promotes Nadine Hartrich to Operations Manager, Hires Sales Director

Buffalo, NY – EWI is pleased to announce that Nadine (Powell) Hartrich has been promoted to Operations Manager and John Conway has been hired as Sales Director. Both will be based at Buffalo Manufacturing Works. Hartrich joined Buffalo Manufacturing Works in 2014 and in her new role will oversee the organization’s three primary technical teamsRead more


EWI Advisory, Technology Development, and Implementation Services

Do you have a new product design that requires a different approach to production? Do you want to improve and optimize your process? From assessment and design review through testing and deployment, EWI has resources that help you accomplish your goals at any stage of product development in a manner that is quick, efficient, andRead more


EWI Engineering Experts to Present at Upcoming Professional Conferences

In the next two months, several EWI Associates will be sharing their technology-specific expertise at professional meetings and conferences. We invite you to attend our technical presentations at these events, and to talk to our engineers about how EWI can help your company address its manufacturing challenges. PMA Metal Stamping and Tool & Die Conference Read more


Manifold & Phalor Joins EWI as New Member

We are pleased to welcome EWI’s newest member Manifold & Phalor, Inc. The company, based in Canal Winchester, OH, supplies OEM components large and small from raw stock, castings, forgings, and fabricated products. Its  repair services range from simple re-weld and machining to design and manufacture of complex replacement parts.   The post Manifold & Phalor Joins EWI asRead more