Entries by Amanda Rosenblatt

Summer 2017 Predator Software Updates

Shop Floor Automations is excited to share with you these Summer 2017 Predator Software Updates: In August, July & June, there have been the following updates to MDC: v11.0.248 (August 10, 2017) Improvements for Favorite Reports. Improved New Events Touch manual collection of user logins, machine downtime, good parts, scrap parts, and more. Machine Events […]

Top MFG Learning Stories

Let’s give our kids the chance to discover manufacturing-related jobs. Fall is coming, and with it, the entrance of students into their high school senior year, as well as those entering college and postsecondary programs. With students on our minds, especially in regards to the future of manufacturing and upcoming MFG Day, here are the […]

Pop Culture & Manufacturing

People often love to see reflections of themselves in pop culture, so we wanted to dedicate a post to pop culture manufacturing references. When it comes to those who work in manufacturing or on shop floors, you would be surprised to learn or reflect back on those in the realm of pop culture who represent […]

July 2017 Shop Floor Automations Newsletter

The following is an archived copy of the Shop Floor Automations newsletter from July 2017: The buzz is out. The Internet of Things, Industry 4.0, lean manufacturing, and OEE for manufacturing are all hot topics for our industry. Machine monitoring is one way to measure what you have before you can start improving, but what does […]

Shop Floor Automations Newsletter – May/June 2017 Issue

The following is an archived copy of the 2017 June/May Shop Floor Automations Newsletter. Consider Shop Floor Hardware It is amazing how much hardware changes our daily lives. Your smartphone, your FitBit, your home assistant devices like Amazon Echo or Google Home – hardware helps improve your life in so many ways. Why not invest in […]

SFA Legacy Blogs – Edition 9

The Shop Floor Automations blog is dedicated to preserving the history of our company. An important part of this history is the press coverage we are always grateful to receive. Here is the latest news we would like to share: WESTEC 2017 is around the corner and we will be at Booth 1935. We would […]

Military MFG Career Fair

Workshops for Warriors, a long time friend to Shop Floor Automations, will be hosting its inaugural Employer Career Fair on August 4th. More info is at this link, or read below: “Employers will come to Workshops for Warriors in San Diego CA first for a tour of the facility, and second to participate in 20-minute ‘speed dating’ […]