Building Fiber Optic Strain Sensor into Metal Components — New Article

By Rebecca Gurk on Wednesday, January 31st, 2018 in Additive Manufacturing, Advanced Manufacturing, Composites Joining, Consumer Electronics, Dissimilar Metals Joining, Manufacturing Innovation, Manufacturing Technology. No Comments

EWI and its affiliate Fabrisonic LLC have pioneered a unique system that utilizes ultrasonic additive manufacturing (a hybrid additive and subtractive manufacturing process) to inlay sensors into system parts as they are being built. The early success of the technology is prompting further study and shows great promise for advancements in the manufacture of sensing systems

AtriCure is New EWI Member

By Rebecca Gurk on Tuesday, November 21st, 2017 in Advanced Manufacturing, Consumer Electronics, Manufacturing Innovation, Manufacturing Technology, Medical Devices, Microjoining. No Comments

  EWI welcomes AtriCure, Inc., as a new member company. Based in Mason, OH, the company provides innovative technologies for the treatment of atrial fibrillation and related conditions. AtriCure invests in clinical science and technology to develop standards of care that support long-term outcomes. To learn more visit        

EWI Workshops, Courses, and Events for Fall 2017

By Beth Sharb on Thursday, September 14th, 2017 in Additive Manufacturing, Advanced Automation, Advanced Manufacturing, Aerospace, Arc Welding, Automotive, Consumer Electronics, Dissimilar Metals Joining, Events, EWI – Company, Forming, Government, Heavy Industry, Heavy Manufacturing, Manufacturing Competitiveness, Manufacturing Innovation, Manufacturing Technology, Materials Engineering, Metal 3D Printing, Microjoining, Packaging, Welding Fundamentals. No Comments

EWI is pleased to announce our fall events calendar. We hope you will be able to join us at one more of these upcoming events. For information about a specific date, click on the event name below. To view EWI’s full schedule, visit EWI Strategic Technology Committee for Oil & Gas: Fall Meeting September 19Read more

EWI and Lako Partner to Commercialize New Ultrasonic Package Sealing Technology

By Rebecca Gurk on Thursday, July 6th, 2017 in Advanced Manufacturing, Consumer Electronics, EWI – Company, Manufacturing Innovation, Manufacturing Technology, Packaging, Ultrasonic Processes. No Comments

EWI and Lako Tool are pleased to announce that they have signed a licensing agreement that allows Lako to retrofit and upgrade existing vertical form-fill seal (VFFS) packaging equipment with EWI GreenSeal™ ultrasonic sealing technology. EWI’s patented new technology can create seals as narrow as 1mm, thereby delivering the packaging industry improved package performance, lowerRead more

EWI Welcomes New Member Cincinnati Fan

By Christine Filippetti on Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 in Consumer Electronics, EWI – Company, Flexible Automation, Mechanical Design. No Comments

We are pleased to announce that Cincinnati Fan of Mason, Ohio, has joined EWI as a new member. The company specializes in cast aluminum and fabricated steel, aluminum and stainless steel fans in the 1/4 to 125 horsepower range. Cincinnati Fan also manufactures seven sizes of the “Dust-Master Portable Dust Collectors.”    

Welcome to New EWI Member Optonicus

By Christine Filippetti on Thursday, May 25th, 2017 in Consumer Electronics, Control Technologies, Defense, Government, In-Process Monitoring, In-Process Sensing, Laser Processing, Manufacturing Technology. No Comments

We are pleased to announce that Optonicus is a new member of EWI. The company, headquartered in Dayton, Ohio, is focused on the research, development, and marketing of intelligent optical systems used by commercial and government organizations. The company’s INFOCO product family of intelligent fiber collimators and arrays is used to improve performance for atmospheric imaging, laser communications,Read more

Advanced X-ray Inspection Techniques for Electronic Devices — New Paper

By Alex Kitt on Friday, May 5th, 2017 in Advanced Manufacturing, Consumer Electronics, EWI – Company, First Time Quality, Manufacturing Innovation, Manufacturing Technology, NDE and Inspection. No Comments

Digital radiography and computed tomography (CT) are powerful imaging tools that allow manufacturers to assess the quality of their products after final assembly. Bak USA, a manufacturer of ruggedized laptops and tablets, engaged EWI with a need to understand which technology would be most appropriate to assess the final build quality of their hardened hand-builtRead more

Cardinal Health is New EWI Member

By Beth Sharb on Wednesday, April 5th, 2017 in Composites Joining, Consumer Electronics, Dissimilar Metals Joining, EWI – Company, Medical Devices, Membership. No Comments

Cardinal Health, Inc. of Dublin, Ohio, has joined EWI as a corporate member.  The company is a global, integrated healthcare services and products company, providing customized solutions for hospital systems, pharmacies, ambulatory surgery centers, clinical laboratories and physician offices worldwide. Welcome to EWI!      

Welcome to New EWI Member Delta Systems, Inc.

By Rebecca Gurk on Tuesday, April 4th, 2017 in Consumer Electronics, EWI – Company, Heavy Industry. No Comments

  EWI is pleased to welcome Delta Systems as a new member company. Delta manufactures and designs switches, displays, and electronic controls. The company has provided innovative solutions to the outdoor power equipment industry for over 40 years. Today, Delta products can be found on equipment used for construction, golf and turf, agriculture, marine, lawn andRead more