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EWI Welcomes Delta TechOps to Membership

Posted by | October 16 2018
We are pleased to announce that Delta TechOps, a division of Delta Air Lines, is a new EWI member. The company operates full-service aviation maintenance and service to its fleet of more than 750 aircraft along with maintenance for more than 150 other operators. The company's comprehensive services include technical training, engineering support, line maintenance services, inventory management, component support, engine overhaul, and engine condition monitoring, as well as quick-response emergency services through their Disabled Aircraft Recovery Team (D.A.R.T.).

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Meet EWI UltraThinSeal™ at Pack Expo in Chicago

Posted by | October 13 2018
EWI first introduced its novel ultrasonic sealing technology at Pack Expo two years ago. This year, attendees can find out about EWI UltraThinSeal™, a new firm that can deliver and deploy the technology right into your plant. Last week, the online magazine MANUFACTURING TOMORROW profiled the EWI spinout company in its pre-Pack Expo coverage. To learn about the technology and the implementation service, read the interview here. If you are going to Pack Expo 2018, October 14-17 in Chicago, you can check out EWI UltraThinSeal technology and see demonstrations at Exhibit Booth E-9238. For more information, visit www.ultrathinseal.com or call 972.489.7192.      …

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EWI Surveys Automotive Industry on Vehicle Electrification

Posted by | October 12 2018
Vehicle electrification is not the wave of the future – it’s the wave of the present! With approximately 2 million electric vehicles in use globally today and estimates of up to 20 million on the road by 2020, the manufacture of electric and hybrid-electric vehicles (EVs and HEVs) is top of mind for automotive OEMs and their suppliers. There are many parts and processes to consider when designing and producing EVs – everything from battery joining and wire harnesses to motor construction and car body design. Materials, joining techniques, and inspection methods are constantly under re-evaluation as technology advances expand…

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First Phase of EWI-Developed Cybersecurity Trainee Program Launches Successfully

Posted by | October 4 2018
September 17, 2018, marked the kick-off date of the training portion of the EWI-developed Cybersecurity Co-op Pilot Program. The first training site is located in Buchanan County, Virginia, and is funded by the Virginia Coalfield Economic Development Authority. EWI, partnering with leading cybersecurity experts, is working with the Buchanan County Industrial Development Authority to teach non-IT background staff in rural areas the skills necessary to provide cybersecurity services to small and medium-sized businesses. During the training period, students are paid to learn cyber analyst skills using live network data from small manufacturers in the region. Cybersecurity competency, job-readiness levels, and accreditation preparedness for certification…

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Viatran is Welcomed to EWI Membership

Posted by | October 3 2018
We are pleased to welcome Viatran as a new EWI member. The company provides innovative pressure and level transmitters designed for applications such as oil and gas services, steel production, food and medical equipment, injection molding, die casting, and chemical production. Based in Tonawanda, New York, Viatran has been in business since 1965.          

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