How shipping containers are madeClick image to enlarge

This video from inside a Chinese factory shows the building of intermodal shipping containers.

Top 10 Biggest Design Errors Engineers & Architects Made

A top ten countdown of bizarre and noteworthy errors made by engineers and architects.

Measurement components for digitization in the automotive industry

Watch Blum-Novotest's response to the challenges posed by the current shift from combustion technology to electromobility and the resulting massive reduction in components and extreme flexibility of production.

Time lapse suspension bridge construction

Time lapse sequences make the construction of this massive suspension bridge – the Osman Gazi bridge over the Gulf of Izmit in Turkey, opened in 2016 – look a lot easier than it actually was.  

Intelligent fiber laser cutting

Mazak Optonics' OptiPlex Fiber II fiber laser cutting machine is now offered in a 6 kW version. The machine offers fabricators "intelligent" processing functions via it's Intelligent Setup system, including auto nozzle changing, auto focus positioning, auto profiler calibration, focus detection, beam diameter control, and auto nozzle cleaning. Pierce, burn and plasma detection functions are also part of the system.

NASCAR pit crew veteran's fabricating tips

Justin Voss, an experienced fabricator and 15-year veteran of the pits in NASCAR, shares some useful tips for fabricators in all walks of life.

Bearing Witness

This short video from Wilson tool explains what a witness mark is and why it’s important in achieving a quality punch form.

Horizontal turning with three-turret machine

Okuma LT2000 EX horizontal turning centre demonstrating three-turret capability. Three turrets result in reduced cycle times because they involve more tools in the cut.

3M CEO talks about plans for electric car market

3M is better known for making Scotch tape than for leading-edge technology markets, but CEO and chairman Inge Thulin tells "Mad Money" host Jim Cramer that the electric car market is a perfect fit for the 115-year-old company.

Seven strangest new engines

VC Turbo, Circle Cycle, Liquid Piston… seven of the strangest, most innovative new engines in the world.

Human versus robot duel

Video illustrates the speed of a KUKA robot equipped with a Schunk gripper as it faces off with one of the world's top table tennis players, Timo Boll.

Milling aluminum Lego removal tool

Sometimes fun and games can be hard work, and sometimes hard work can be fun. 

5 most secret military aircraft that aren't so secret anymore

According to Top10 Information, these are five of the most secret military aircraft in history.

Welding aluminum with straight MIG gun

The Warrior and Aristo Mig systems from ESAB provide Trailstar with reliable, highly efficient performance through two daily shifts of high arc-on time, high amperage welding.

Engine block machining

Machining a complete engine block with CNC technology.

Soft robot inspired by snakeskin

A team of researchers from the Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences has developed a soft robot inspired by snakeskin, and made using kirigami, an ancient Japanese paper craft.

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