How Advanced Quality Systems Increase Throughput and Reduce Time to Market

By Shaun Freed on Monday, March 19th, 2018 in NDE and Inspection. No Comments

As manufacturing margins shrink and consumers continue to demand high-quality products that can last a lifetime, advanced quality systems are helping manufacturers maintain a competitive edge. Shifting from post-production quality testing and inspection to in-line, automated quality system technologies integrated throughout the product lifecycle results in smarter designs, reduced costs, improved productivity, increased efficiency andRead more

New Paper – Unique Visual Inspections Solutions in Applied R&D

By Christine Filippetti on Thursday, February 15th, 2018 in First Time Quality, In-Process Monitoring, In-Process Sensing, NDE and Inspection. No Comments

EWI has been at the forefront of tackling complicated inspection issues for customers by innovating on commercially available inspection and vision systems. Principal Engineer Connie Reichert LaMorte discusses three specialized adaptations to standard systems that were developed at EWI to solve novel inspection problems.

EWI Engineering Experts to Present at Upcoming Professional Conferences

By Rebecca Gurk on Thursday, January 25th, 2018 in Additive Manufacturing, Advanced Manufacturing, Automotive, First Time Quality, Heavy Manufacturing, In-Process Monitoring, In-Process Sensing, Lightweighting, Manufacturing Innovation, Manufacturing Technology, Materials Engineering, Metal 3D Printing, NDE and Inspection. No Comments

In the next two months, several EWI Associates will be sharing their technology-specific expertise at professional meetings and conferences. We invite you to attend our technical presentations at these events, and to talk to our engineers about how EWI can help your company address its manufacturing challenges. PMA Metal Stamping and Tool & Die Conference Read more

Sheet Metal Welding Conference 2018 — Call for Papers

By Rebecca Gurk on Tuesday, January 16th, 2018 in Advanced Manufacturing, Arc Welding, Automotive, Dissimilar Materials, Dissimilar Metals Joining, Forming, In-Process Monitoring, Manufacturing Innovation, Manufacturing Technology, Materials Engineering, NDE and Inspection. No Comments

The AWS Sheet Metal Welding Conference (SMWC XVIII) has announced its call for papers on the topic of  “Welding Solutions for Lightweight Vehicle Production.” The conference, sponsored in partnership with EWI and  ALAW, will be held October 17-18, 2018, in Livonia, Michigan. According to Jerry Gould, EWI Senior Technical Advisor and SMWC Technical Co-chair, topicsRead more

The EWI Strategic Technology Committee for Oil & Gas: Research Progress for 2017

By Bill Mohr on Friday, December 8th, 2017 in Advanced Manufacturing, Arc Welding, NDE and Inspection, Oil & Gas. No Comments

The EWI Strategic Technology Committee for Oil & Gas (STC) brings together companies interested in furthering research and addressing technical needs related to materials and welding with the goal of enhancing the safety,reliability, and integrity of infrastructure for the energy industry. STC members include major oil and gas companies; steel makers; engineering procurement, construction, and installationRead more

EWI associates to meet with attendees at DMC 2017

By Rebecca Gurk on Wednesday, November 29th, 2017 in Additive Manufacturing, Advanced Manufacturing, Control Technologies, Defense, EWI – Company, First Time Quality, Government, In-Process Monitoring, In-Process Sensing, Manufacturing Innovation, Manufacturing Technology, Modeling & Simulation, NDE and Inspection, Technology Innovation. No Comments

As in past years, EWI will be well represented at the upcoming Defense Manufacturing Conference in Tampa, FL,  December 4-7. Several  associates will present technical research during the conference, and our staff will also be on hand to meet with colleagues, customers, and companies interested in using EWI’s services to address defense manufacturing challenges. If you plan to  attend DMC 2017, weRead more

How NDE Delivers Value Across the Product Timeline

By Shaun Freed on Tuesday, September 19th, 2017 in NDE and Inspection. No Comments

Manufacturers can gain a competitive edge by incorporating nondestructive evaluation (NDE) concepts and applications throughout the product development timeline. From research to deployment, advanced NDE capabilities help manufacturers improve efficiency, boost productivity, and speed time-to-market. EWI’s infographic, Increase Manufacturing Throughput and Speed Time-to-Market with NDE Technology, illustrates the many benefits of incorporating NDE at allRead more