The U.S. Army's Future Combat System (FCS) Program has won an Army Knowledge Award for its Advanced Collaborative Environment (ACE), in which PTC was a partner. The award recognizes successful examples of enterprise knowledge management solutions. Boeing employed PTC Windchill for collaborative design, development, testing, production, and support of weapons systems in the FCS ACE project. PTC's software has led to quicker turnaround for the FCS program, which consists of one large combat system combining 19 individual systems.
At this year's MD&M West show, lots of material suppliers are talking about new formulations for wearables and things that stick to the skin, whether it's adhesives, wound dressings, skin patches and other drug delivery devices, or medical electronics.
The US Congress has extended an important tax credit for solar energy, a move that’s good news for future investments in this type of alternative energy and for many stakeholders in the solar industry.
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