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Freetech competition exposes design students to processing

September 6, 2013 4:26 pm ET

CHICAGO — Most industrial design students get very little exposure to plastics processing in their regular classes. Freetech Plastics Inc. has tried to expand that exposure through its annual competition for industrial design students for thermoformed parts. PN's Rhoda Miel reports on the competition in this video from the IDSA conference in ...


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Training centers increasingly part of auto landscape

August 29, 2013 11:43 am ET

TRAVERSE CITY, MICH. — With unemployment nationally topping 8 percent, it seems like it would be easy to fill auto industry jobs, but hiring has gotten far more complex. In this PN video, reporter Rhoda Miel looks at how automakers are increasingly turning to training centers, like Chrysler's WCM Academy, to build and maintain skilled workers...


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Altair Enlighten Award honors lightweighting efforts

August 20, 2013 3:39 pm ET

TRAVERSE CITY, MICH. — When Altair Engineering Inc. decided to sponsor an award for automotive lightweighting efforts, it hoped the competition would draw attention from throughout the industry. The inaugural Altair Enlighten Award did just that. In this video from the Center for Automotive Research's Management Briefing Seminars, Martin Jung...


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