December 8th, 2016

Oklahoma’s PACCAR Winch Showcased on Manufacturing Marvels

Broken Arrow’s PACCAR Winch will appear on Manufacturing Marvels, a two-minute spotlight seen nationally on The Fox Business Network. It will air Tuesday December 13th at approximately 8:30 p.m. CST. Manufacturing Marvels is an educational and promotional production, which features award-winning production, direction and narration, and showcases American manufacturers, their products and processes.
Video of PACCAR […]

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November 28th, 2016

Position Available: Applications Engineer

Oklahoma State University’s
Division of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources,
Department of Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering
and the Oklahoma Manufacturing Alliance
have an immediate opening for an
APPLICATIONS ENGINEER/ MANUFACTURING ENGINEERING PROFESSIONAL
Nature of Position:
The individual in this full-time professional position will provide on-site, focused engineering and technology transfer services to small and mid-sized Oklahoma manufacturers. Responsibilities include evaluations of products, […]

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November 11th, 2016

Central National Bank is Newest Affiliate Member

The Oklahoma Manufacturing Alliance is pleased to announce our newest affiliate member is Central National Bank.
Chartered in 1913, Central National Bank is proud to be an Oklahoma community bank serving customers for more than 100 years. A full-service FDIC-insured financial institution with approximately $600 million in assets, CNB offers innovative products such as checking and […]

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November 4th, 2016

Position Available: Membership Coordinator for Oklahoma Manufacturing Alliance

The Oklahoma Manufacturing Alliance has an immediate opening for a full-time Membership Coordinator.
The Membership Coordinator provides administrative support to the President/CEO by generating prospective member leads, developing and maintaining a membership recruitment list and assisting with the development of member recruitment and retention programs.
Those interested should send a cover letter and resume to: jobs@okalliance.com
Duties / […]

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November 4th, 2016

4 Things Manufacturers Must Know About The IIoT

The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) is slowly transitioning from being a mere buzzword to a concrete reality. Innovation in this field is mainly led by large companies that have already started to implement IIoT ideas in various applications. Now they are able to observe the results of their investments in IIoT, according to a […]

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November 4th, 2016

The Internet of Things is Transforming Manufacturing

The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), the use of IoT technologies in manufacturing, presents two fundamental new best practices for the work place.
First, we need to embrace and move toward an environment of connected sensors which gather data about the shop floor environmental conditions, current work, and equipment status. We need to apply our knowledge […]

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October 28th, 2016

State Rep. Scott Martin Receives OCAST Impact Award

Oklahoma’s science and technology-based economic development agency has awarded its annual OCAST Impact Award for Championing Technology-based Economic Development to State Rep. Scott Martin.
The award was presented by the Oklahoma Center for the Advancement of Science and Technology (OCAST) to Rep. Martin on Thursday evening (October 27) in a special ceremony held at the iHub […]

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October 27th, 2016

Reshoring: Myth or Reality?

The news that (manufacturing) companies in OECD economies are increasingly bringing manufacturing activities back home has attracted much attention in recent years. Headline cases of a number of large multinational companies have given increased visibility to the phenomenon of reshoring in the (economic) press, academic research and policy discussions. The debate on re-shoring is very […]

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October 19th, 2016

Smart Sensors: Manufacturing’s Cure-All?

Smart sensors are the heroes in manufacturing’s rekindled evolution, Mark Humphlett recently told Manufacturing Business Technology. Thanks to these remarkably small, highly flexible, highly-versatile devices, manufacturers can now capture, communicate, and harness unprecedented levels of data and business intelligence. It’s a whole new world in manufacturing and we owe it to the miracle cure-all sensor devices […]

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October 14th, 2016

Advanced Manufacturing Lifts Off in Oklahoma

The most recent issue of Business Facilities Magazine takes a look at the progress of “advanced manufacturing” across America and highlights a few states that seem to be moving in the right direction. Oklahoma is featured prominently for its efforts in the aerospace and energy sectors.
Oklahoma’s advanced manufacturing industry is soaring with activity in aerospace, […]

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