The glass and ceramic industries are constantly changing, and new technology knowledge can provide opportunities for product and service innovation. Continuing education for engineering and other manufacturing associates is required for manufacturers to stay current with the latest developments, skills, and new technologies required for the market and industry.
The median sales price of new homes fell to $302,400 in November 2018, as the market has shifted to lower-cost houses.
February 13, 2019
Sales of newly built, single-family homes rose to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 657,000 units in November 2018 after an upwardly revised October report, according to recently released data by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau.
The HMT-1 computer has a high-resolution video camera that the worker operates by voice, even in extremely loud environments due to its sophisticated noise-cancelling technology.
February 11, 2019
RealWear, Inc. recently announced that China’s State Grid, the world’s largest utility, selected RealWear as its supplier of hands-free computers for its line workers and electrical engineers to improve safety and productivity.
Combined in a standard 1-in. insulating glass unit (IGU), the glasses reportedly deliver visible light transmittance (VLT) of 26% and a solar heat gain coefficient (SHGC) of 0.19.
February 7, 2019
Daimler Trucks North America’s (DTNA) corporate headquarters, featuring Solarban® R100 on performance-tinted Solarblue®glass by Vitro Architectural Glass, recently received recognition for its environmental attributes from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and ENERGY STAR®.
The new capacitors can be supplied on a variety of low-loss substrates, including quartz, alumina, glass, and silicon, and are available in a wide range of capacitance values (0.3-50 pF with a ± 20% tolerance).
February 7, 2019
AVX Corp. recently introduced a new line of ultra-miniature, thin-film transmission line capacitors for high-frequency links, DC blocking in the UHF range (300MHz - 3GHz), and other high-performance microwave and RF applications.
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