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Today in Manufacturing Podcast
Today in Manufacturing has a new podcast brought to you by the editors of Industrial Media. In each episode, we discuss the five biggest stories in manufacturing, and the implications they have on the industry moving forward.
August 4, 2022
Manufacturing Defect Caused Deadly Pipeline Explosion
The crack released about 101.5 million cubic feet of natural gas that ignited.
September 15, 2022
FCC May Crack Down on Dead Satellites
Time to clean up the space trash.
September 13, 2022
Companies Explore Transporting Cargo on Rockets
Rockets have a clear speed advantage over jets.
September 9, 2022
Over $7B in Weapons and Equipment Abandoned in Afghanistan
That includes military vehicles and aircraft.
September 2, 2022
Electric Boat Shatters Speed Record
The vessel cruised past the previous top speed set by Jaguar.
September 1, 2022
Corning Bets Big on Broadband
The plant will supply AT&T.
August 31, 2022
TransPod’s FluxJet Can Eclipse 620 mph
The vehicle features leaps in contactless power transmission.
August 30, 2022
Ford's Battery Costs Prompt $8K Price Hike on Popular EV
The company is facing "significant material cost increases, continued strain on key supply chains and rapidly evolving market conditions."
August 29, 2022
Federal Injunction Forces Pharmaceutical Manufacturer to Close Doors
The injunction comes after the company was inspected and warned by the FDA multiple times after repeated violations.
August 23, 2022
Father Challenges Tesla FSD Critiques with Son as Test Subject
He recorded himself driving a 2022 Tesla Model S Plaid at his child.
August 22, 2022
3M Could Face ‘Bankruptcy’ Over Defective Earplugs
The company dismissed what it called “unsupported and clearly flawed speculation.”
August 18, 2022
Court Sides with Mfg Worker Who Called in Sick via Facebook
The employee was terminated for “abandonment."
August 17, 2022
Fisker Weighs U.S. Manufacturing After Regulatory Change
The company plans to introduce its vehicles to the American market beginning next year.
August 16, 2022
EV Battery Factory on ‘Life Support’
Its co-founder left the company in 2020 after it came to light that he was convicted of tax fraud.
August 15, 2022