Defense http://machinedesign.com/taxonomy/term/8209/more en BWG Inks North American Distribution Deal with T RACE http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/bwg-inks-north-american-distribution-deal-t-race <div class="field-byline"> Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Bishop-Wisecarver Group (BWG), a family of WBENC-certified companies offering guidance solutions, contract specialty manufacturing, and mechatronic-based engineering services, has signed an agreement with T RACE, a European manufacturer of linear guides and telescopic slides.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/bwg-inks-north-american-distribution-deal-t-race" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/motion-control/bwg-inks-north-american-distribution-deal-t-race#comments Defense Manufacturing Equipment Medical Motion Control News Tue, 09 Feb 2016 15:29:00 +0000 57161 at http://machinedesign.com Nanotechnology in Manufacturing: The Future is Now (Part 1) http://machinedesign.com/materials/nanotechnology-manufacturing-future-now-part-1 <div class="node-body gallery-body">How close is the Nanoscale industrial revolution? The following gallery highlights the work of five DARPA- funded projects aimed at advancing manufacturing techniques in nanotechnology.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/materials/nanotechnology-manufacturing-future-now-part-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/materials/nanotechnology-manufacturing-future-now-part-1#comments Defense Medical Robotics Semiconductor Materials Sensors News Gallery Fri, 22 Jan 2016 20:11:00 +0000 56091 at http://machinedesign.com “Thing Explainer” Book Breaks Down Science Using Common Words http://machinedesign.com/blog/thing-explainer-book-breaks-down-science-using-common-words <div class="node-body blog-body">Randall Monroe is a former NASA roboticist who wants to explain “complicated stuff in simple words.” He is the creator of the xkcd webcomic and a science blogger... </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/engineers-assemble">Engineers Assemble!</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/blog/thing-explainer-book-breaks-down-science-using-common-words" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/blog/thing-explainer-book-breaks-down-science-using-common-words#comments Defense Recreation Hydraulics Mechanical Drives Motion Control Engineers Assemble! Fri, 18 Dec 2015 19:01:00 +0000 54331 at http://machinedesign.com 2015 Engineering Compensation Survey: Facing New Challenges in a Changing Industry http://machinedesign.com/salarysurvey <div class="node-body article-body">The numbers are in for the 2015 Machine Design Salary Survey and we take a look at what they mean for the industry — and the engineers who work in it.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/salarysurvey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/salarysurvey#comments 3D Printing Automotive Construction/Off-road Batteries/Power Supplies Defense Energy Cables, Connectors, Enclosures Manufacturing Equipment Medical Packaging Embedded Recreation Robotics Semiconductor Sustainable Engineering IoT Linear Motion Materials Motion Control Sensors Community Wed, 07 Oct 2015 11:00:00 +0000 52371 at http://machinedesign.com High-Tech Seal Provides Another Level of Security http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/high-tech-seal-provides-another-level-security <div class="field-deck"> Using unique functions, tamper-proof seal can tell users if anyone has opened a container or tried to defeat the seal. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Researchers at Sandia National Laboratory, Albuquerque, N.M., have developed a tamper-proof seal that will tell users if anyone has opened a container or tried to defeat the seal....</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/high-tech-seal-provides-another-level-security" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/fasteners/high-tech-seal-provides-another-level-security#comments Defense Medical Fasteners Materials Tue, 04 Aug 2015 20:29:00 +0000 50921 at http://machinedesign.com Lockheed Martin to Purchase Sikorsky Aircraft http://machinedesign.com/defense/lockheed-martin-purchase-sikorsky-aircraft <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Lockheed Martin has entered a $9.0-billion definitive agreement to acquire United Technologies&rsquo; Sikorsky Aircraft, a global provider of military and commercial helicopters. </p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/defense/lockheed-martin-purchase-sikorsky-aircraft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/defense/lockheed-martin-purchase-sikorsky-aircraft#comments Defense News Tue, 21 Jul 2015 14:09:00 +0000 50481 at http://machinedesign.com <p>Lockheed Martin collaborated with&nbsp;Sikorsky&nbsp;to build the MH-60 naval helicopter.&nbsp;</p> Photo courtesy of Lockheed Martin Navy Develops Space-Junk Spotter http://machinedesign.com/defense/navy-develops-space-junk-spotter <div class="node-body article-body">With more than 100 million pieces of debris orbiting Earth that measure less than a centimeter in diameter, researchers at the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory wanted to learn more about how such debris behaves in space.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/defense/navy-develops-space-junk-spotter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/defense/navy-develops-space-junk-spotter#comments Defense News Fri, 10 Jul 2015 21:56:00 +0000 50251 at http://machinedesign.com 8 Little-Known Facts about the Hubble Telescope http://machinedesign.com/blog/8-little-known-facts-about-hubble-telescope <div class="node-body blog-body">What don’t you know about the Hubble telescope?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/skeptical-engineer">A Skeptical Engineer</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/blog/8-little-known-facts-about-hubble-telescope" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/blog/8-little-known-facts-about-hubble-telescope#comments Defense Community A Skeptical Engineer Thu, 02 Jul 2015 16:29:00 +0000 50091 at http://machinedesign.com 8 Stealthy Military Vehicles http://machinedesign.com/defense/8-stealthy-military-vehicles <div class="node-body gallery-body">By the 1970s, engineers had discovered how to build structures that were difficult, if not impossible, to see on radar.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/defense/8-stealthy-military-vehicles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/defense/8-stealthy-military-vehicles#comments Defense Gallery Mon, 20 Apr 2015 19:27:00 +0000 48121 at http://machinedesign.com GALLERY: Seven Aircraft from the Skunkworks http://machinedesign.com/defense/gallery-seven-aircraft-skunkworks <div class="node-body gallery-body">A gallery of aircraft that came out of Kelly Johnson’s Skunkworks at Lockheed Martin Corp.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://machinedesign.com/defense/gallery-seven-aircraft-skunkworks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://machinedesign.com/defense/gallery-seven-aircraft-skunkworks#comments Technologies Defense Gallery Thu, 26 Mar 2015 18:51:00 +0000 47681 at http://machinedesign.com