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The Today in Manufacturing Podcast is brought to you by the editors from Manufacturing.net and Industrial Equipment News (IEN). In each episode, we discuss the five biggest stories in manufacturing, and the implications they have on the industry moving forward. This week:
GAC Group, the fifth-largest automaker in China, recently opened its first design studio in Europe and to make a splash it unveiled an unusual concept vehicle.
Caterpillar recently held a successful demonstration of its first battery electric 793 large mining truck.
Boring is Bailing on U.S. Projects - @21:02
The Boring Company has been anything but. A new report from the Wall Street Journal says Boring often balks when it comes to sealing the deal.
The F-150 Lightning launched this year and has been a surprising success. Now, the automaker's first full-size electric truck is heading into its first winter and the company has some caveats.
Two days before the holiday, some 2,700 workers at United Furniture Industries in Mississippi received a text or email from their employer. They were terminated, effective immediately.
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SF Will Allow Police to Deploy Lethal Robots - @1:00:48
San Francisco has given city police the ability to use lethal, remote-controlled robots in emergency situations.
Canoo has delivered its new Light Tactical Vehicle (LTV) to the U.S. Army for analysis and demonstration.
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- GAC’s Barchetta Concept Car
- Caterpillar’s Tucson Proving Ground
- The Boring Company
- Armed Robot Police Officers
- Canoo’s Tactical Vehicle
- Hyundai's Pony Couple Concept
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