Shift Roundtable Discussion – Ideation to Implementation

Join us for the Shift program’s final roundtable discussion of the year, Tuesday, December 4th at 8:00am. Ben Rand from Insyte Consulting and Tony Staub of Staub Precision Machine will join us to discuss new tools to drive ideation at your organization, planning for change amid uncertainty and best practices for building an innovation planRead more

Vehicle Electrification: An EWI Industrial Initiative

Vehicle electrification – once considered a trend related primarily to the manufacturing and assembly of batteries – now affects nearly every aspect of today’s vehicles. As the demand for vehicle electrification rapidly increases, manufacturers and suppliers face an array of engineering challenges. Responding to the auto industry’s need to develop and deploy new concepts quickly,Read more

EWI Hits the Road with Presentations, Exhibits

It’s a busy spring ahead for the EWI Tech Team. Over the next several weeks, our associates will be presenting research, demonstrating new technology, and meeting with clients across all sectors at a wide range of industry events. Will you be attending any of these conferences or exhibitions? If so, click on the links belowRead more

Delphi Powertrain Corporation Joins EWI Membership

EWI welcomes Delphi Powertrain to membership. Delphi’s Powertrain division is a global technology developer focused on optimizing vehicle propulsion systems by enhancing environmental efficiency and vehicle performance. The company supplies products to original equipment manufacturers and aftermarket customers. The post Delphi Powertrain Corporation Joins EWI Membership appeared first on EWI. Powered by WPeMatico

EWI Engineer Discusses AM Powder Recyclability in 3D Metal Printing Magazine

The use of additive manufacturing (AM) technology in production is increasing rapidly. However, as more specialized metal powders are created for unique applications, material costs can increase. Recycling and reusing expensive powders is an attractive goal, but several challenges have to met to make powder reuse successful. EWI AM Product Manager Rutuja Samant discusses theseRead more

EWI Welcomes New Member JARP Industries

EWI is pleased to welcome JARP Industries to membership. Since 1959, JARP has produced custom hydraulic cylinders and other fluid power products for equipment manufacturers for a variety of applications. Based in north central Wisconsin, the company offers engineering and manufacturing services to several industries. The post EWI Welcomes New Member JARP Industries appeared first onRead more

EWI to Introduce New Plastic-metal Joining Method at SPE ANTEC

The need to be able to directly join polymers to metals is growing.  For example, in the drive to make batteries smaller, more energy efficient, longer lasting, and less expensive to manufacture, direct joining of polymers to metals offers many benefits. Recently, EWI has investigated the use of a unique, commercially available, surface treatment methodRead more

Don’t miss EWI at AMUG!

If you are headed to the 2019 AMUG (Additive Manufacturing Users Group) conference in the Chicago Hilton later this month, be sure visit the EWI exhibit at the AMUGexpo. We’ll be at Booth 6, showcasing EWI’s AM capabilities, services, resources, and applied R&D work. Stop by on opening night, March 31, from 5:00-10:00 pm, comeRead more

A Sneak Peek at the EWI Research Labs

Mike Eff introduces friction stir welding When the NYC CNC channel came to tour EWI’s sister company Fabrisonic, they spent some time visiting with EWI associates Mike Eff and Rodrigo Enriquez in our friction stir welding and additive manufacturing labs. And did they ever have fun! Rodrigo Enriquez in the EWI AM lab Their videoRead more

Engineers Week at EWI

This week, EWI took some time away from hard work to celebrate EWI engineers during National Engineers Week 2019. Our associates marked the week with contests, food, and fun, including prizes awarded for events like “EWI vs. Bill Mohr Trivia Contest” (two EWI teams edged out our resident trivia expert, but Bill was an admirableRead more

Manufacturing Success Stories: Shift Program Marks Its First Anniversary

Shift, a program based at EWI’s Buffalo Manufacturing Works, is designed to help small and medium-sized manufacturers improve their operations and competitiveness by identifying and investing in critical technology. Having just completed its first full year, Shift has already made a significant impact on manufacturing community in Western New York state. The program has helpedRead more