Recent regulatory changes to Louisiana’s Industrial Tax Exemption Program (ITEP) have created unpredictability for manufacturers and headaches for local elected officials. more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

Tenaris, Luxembourg, has reactivated its steel line pipe and OCTG plant in Conroe, Texas, following a three year suspension of operations. more

Maintenance & Reliability

The National Center for Manufacturing Sciences is pleased to announce plans to establish a new manufacturing innovation center in Harford County, Maryland. Focusing on developing next-generation industrial additive manufacturing, materials... more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

Lichtgitter GmbH was established in 1929 in order to fulfill specialized manufacturing needs and requirements for gratings. more

Maintenance & Reliability

New data confirms NAFTA has driven historic growth; highlights the potential for modernized trade pact to boost U.S chemical exports, support trade balance more

Chemical Processing

A U.S. manufacturing trade group on Thursday urged the U.S. Department of Energy not to approve further liquefied natural gas (LNG) export applications. more

Offshore & Marine

From 2010 to 2014, manufacturing fuel consumption rose 4.7%, while real gross output increased at 9.6%—or more than twice that rate—resulting in a 4.4% decrease in energy intensity. more

Power Generation

Where there's an abundance of energy, investments follow. Through its new Growing the Gulf initiative, ExxonMobil is planning to invest more than $20 billion over 10 years to build and expand manufacturing facilities in the U.S. Gulf region. more

Plant Management & Operations

Materia, Inc., developer and manufacturer of catalysts and advanced polymers, is supporting growth in its Proxima®thermoset resins by expanding its manufacturing capacity fivefold in Huntsville, Texas. more

Maintenance & Reliability

The study forecasts $2.7 to 3.7 billion in investments in natural gas liquid (NGL) assets as well as the opportunity to attract additional cracker plants, and petrochemical and plastics manufacturing. more


The president will be meeting with some of the world's most successful and creative business leaders to hear about their experiences and gain their insights. more

Training & Human Resources

National public-private consortium brings companies, universities, government laboratories and agencies together to take on manufacturing challenge. more

Industry Segments

A total of 5 million manufacturing jobs has disappeared since the start of 2000. With a cornerstone of this year's election about creating more jobs, should we divert our attention from automation? more

Engineering, Procurement & Construction

Digital technology is transforming manufacturing. more

Industry Segments

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