A team at Pitt's Swanson School of Engineering will develop a new type of steel ideal for naval repair and construction.
Bridgeway Capital gives crafters and makers the tools to grow with MONMADE.
Rapid + TCT, the world's largest additive manufacturing conference, meets in Pittsburgh.
“There are 4,000 small manufacturing firms in our region and they all need people, and so this is a pathway to that kind of employment.”
Rapid Granulator, a Swedish company that manufactures shredding and granulating equipment, will open a new plant near Pittsburgh later this year.
The average annual wage for manufacturing employees—$59,683—is 12.5 percent higher than the average job in the region and there are nearly 3,000 advanced manufacturing establishments employing 94,000 people.
The next stage for green building is creating green building products, which is the goal of the Living Product Hub.
Duquesne Light is buying electric vehicles, and donating one to a local charity, to be chosen by the public.
The RE2 inflatable system will look less like Johnny Five and more like the Michelin Man.
“It's all about planting those seeds of awareness that manufacturing is still a viable career option and showing that we're doing some really cool stuff here in Pittsburgh."