Haunting photos of abandoned factories in Europe

This article was originally published by The spaces, a digital publication exploring new ways of living and working. “My photos bring dead places to life”, declares the photographer and urban explorer Ilan Benattar. The Frenchman traveled through Europe turning his abandoned industrial spaces for his series, “Lost factories.” Once powerhouses for the production of clothing,…

World of Concrete 2021 Goes Forward as an In-Person Event in June in Las Vegas

Updated March 18, 2021 In-person editing of Concrete World 2021 takes place as scheduled, June 8-10 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Informa Markets, the show’s organizers, has received approval from the Nevada Department of Business and Industry to host the event. It will be the first large-scale trade show to return to the U.S.…

Presentation of the adaptive machine | Automation world

For years, even decades, manufacturers have been trying to make production and packaging lines more agile and efficient. Often times this includes the use of robotics, diagnostics, integrated safety, high speed networking, systems integration and simulation. But there is a lot of equipment in the factory and the manufacturers need help. It’s no surprise then…

Global and China CNC Machine Tool Industry Report, 2020-2026

As a typical type of mechatronic product, CNC machine tools combine mechanical technology with CNC intelligence. Upstream mainly concerns castings, welded sheets, precision parts, functional parts, CNC systems, electrical components and other parts and components; the broad downstream covers machinery, molds, automotive, electrical equipment, railway locomotives, shipbuilding, petrochemicals, electronic information technology and many other industrial…

UC Irvine scientists get ‘first shot’ in drug development to treat COVID-19

When the coronavirus pandemic hit, nearly everyone at the University of California, Irvine – and colleges across the country – had to abandon campus. But James nowick, professor of chemistry, was not part of this exodus. That’s because his lab, which designs and builds chemical molecules, had the right equipment to help the global push…