ELECTRONICS: Extending its reach into more international high-tech markets, Italian motion manufacturer Nadella, has signed G H Binroth Co of Jackson, Michigan (GHB) to distribute its linear guides and motion control components and provide local applications support throughout North America. Nardell’s linear modules and guides are integral in high-load manufacturing of automotive, industrial, medical, and aerospace products.Nadella has been manufacturing needle bearing products for over 70 years. The company currently maintains manufacturing facilities in Germany, Italy and France. Nadella is a leader in linear guide products in the European market. The company maintains product inventories, applications and technical support operations near major manufacturing centers in Germany, Italy, Japan, and now the United States, to enable quick-turnaround deliveries and service calls.
Wal-Mart will hold its second Made in the USA Open Call July 7-8, at its headquarters in Bentonville, Ark. The event will be a repeat effort by the world’s biggest seller of consumer goods to increase the amount of US-made products it sells in Wal-Mart stores, in Sam’s Club members-only wholesale outlets, and on walmart.com.
This year, Design News is getting a head start on the Fourth of July celebration. In honor of our country and its legacy of engineering innovation -- in all of its forms -- we are taking you on an alphabetical tour through all 50 states to showcase interesting engineering breakthroughs and historically significant events.
Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.