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Dauch Center for the Management of Manufacturing Enterprises

OUR MISSION
KRANNERT'S Manufacturing CENTER

For more than 30 years the DCMME Center (Dauch Center for the Management of Manufacturing Enterprises) has been the focal point within the Krannert School of Management for promoting education, research and industrial engagement with those interested in operations management and manufacturing management. The Center accomplishes this through various conferences, student competitions, and company projects that create venues for collaboration between firms, students and faculty across the state and around the globe. DCMME bridges industry, students and faculty.


SPOTLIGHTS FROM OUR LATEST NEWS


"Manufacturing" - Google News

Southeast offers Computerized Manufacturing and Machining program - The Lane Report
September 23, 2021, 9:23 am

German business morale falls on manufacturing 'bottleneck recession' - WTVB News
September 24, 2021, 5:03 am

Plastics Manufacturing Employment Outpaces US Manufacturing Industry - waste360
September 24, 2021, 9:39 am

chip shortage worsens for automakers - The Washington Post
September 23, 2021, 6:07 pm

Tesla’s battery-manufacturing ‘Megafactory’ breaks ground in California - TechCrunch
September 23, 2021, 11:40 am

Louisiana to Celebrate 6th Annual Manufacturing Week - bizneworleans.com
September 24, 2021, 11:56 am

Japan's Sept manufacturing activity growth slows - flash PMI - Yahoo Finance
September 23, 2021, 8:41 pm

Companies scramble to shift manufacturing out of Covid-crushed Vietnam in time for holidays - CNBC
September 22, 2021, 2:32 pm

TMMWV Celebrates 25 Years, Nearly 20 Million Powertrains Built; Innovation, Advanced Manufacturing to Guide Future Production - Yahoo Finance
September 24, 2021, 10:00 am

US DoE puts US$18m into long-duration energy storage manufacturing R&D - Energy Storage News
September 24, 2021, 5:09 am

A WHO-approved Novavax vaccine could upstage mRNA jabs—if it can solve its manufacturing delays - Fortune
September 24, 2021, 5:45 am

Vietnam warned strict lockdown forcing companies to move manufacturing - Financial Times
September 23, 2021, 11:38 pm

Texas A&M launches advanced manufacturing program for Valley - Yahoo News
September 24, 2021, 12:01 am

FDA Issues Draft Guidance on Donor Eligibility and Manufacturing of Cellular Therapies for Animals - FDA.gov
September 22, 2021, 9:30 am

FACT SHEET: Biden Administration Combats Super-Pollutants and Bolsters Domestic Manufacturing with New Programs and Historic Commitments - Whitehouse.gov
September 23, 2021, 5:05 am

Week In Review: Manufacturing, Test - SemiEngineering
September 24, 2021, 3:06 am

Hardware, Handbags and Hot Sauce: How Small-Scale Manufacturing Can Bring Downtowns Back - Governing
September 24, 2021, 1:03 am

As demand for manufacturing jobs grows, job training program offers more opportunities - KVUE.com
September 24, 2021, 8:03 am

Canadian Company to Set Up Solar Manufacturing Plant in Endicott - wnbf.com
September 22, 2021, 5:56 pm

Lonza unveils new expansion plans at Swiss manufacturing sites, capping off a very busy pandemic - Endpoints News
September 23, 2021, 12:48 pm

Schaeffler, DMG MORI Announce Cooperation In Digital Tool Manufacturing - Nasdaq
September 24, 2021, 5:49 am

Charter's Bob Venable loving his pivot to manufacturing - Milwaukee Business Journal - Milwaukee Business Journal
September 23, 2021, 8:00 pm

Paragon Medical Breaks Ground on New Additive Manufacturing Facility in Pierceton, IN - Kokomo Perspective
September 23, 2021, 4:00 pm

Dominguez in talks to bring $5 billion electric car manufacturing plant to Brownsville - Rio Grande Guardian
September 24, 2021, 10:17 am

Convicted Felon Sentenced for Narcotics Trafficking and Manufacturing “Ghost Guns” - Department of Justice
September 24, 2021, 12:27 pm

Community Update: Manufacturing on the upswing in the Valley - Terre Haute Tribune Star
September 24, 2021, 1:00 pm

Taiwan offers advanced pharma manufacturing potential - Pharmaceutical Technology
September 24, 2021, 12:18 pm

Live Today: The Value of Trade Publications for Manufacturers - Manufacturing Business Technology
September 24, 2021, 10:30 am

Turkey's manufacturing capacity continues to rise in September - Hurriyet Daily News
September 24, 2021, 1:13 am

Ford Bronco Shipped to Dealer With Manufacturing Tool Still Attached - The Drive
September 24, 2021, 11:59 am

Summit Manufacturing Systems and Metrios transform quality control - Today's Motor Vehicles
September 24, 2021, 6:07 am

Helix Electric plans to open manufacturing facility in building near Phoenix Goodyear Airport - Phoenix Business Journal - Phoenix Business Journal
September 23, 2021, 5:24 pm

UB receives grant from Siemens for industry-leading manufacturing software - UB Now: News and views for UB faculty and staff - University at Buffalo Reporter
September 24, 2021, 8:04 am

Kiel Fire Department investigates fire at local manufacturing building - WeAreGreenBay.com
September 23, 2021, 7:32 pm

CANPACK turns the dirt on $380M aluminum can manufacturing facility - WANE
September 22, 2021, 9:46 pm

Governor Hochul Announces Plans for Ubiquity Solar to Establish US Manufacturing Operations at Former IBM Huron Campus in Broome County - ny.gov
September 22, 2021, 5:21 pm

Tesla Flexes Innovative Muscle By Manufacturing Own Chips During Supply Crunch - Forbes
September 22, 2021, 10:28 am

Manufacturing's Technology Lag Is Becoming a National Problem - IndustryWeek
September 23, 2021, 12:14 pm

Fox Cities Chamber: Employment opportunities at Pierce Manufacturing - WeAreGreenBay.com
September 23, 2021, 11:20 am

Vaccine Contract Manufacturing Competitor Analysis Report - Global Forecast to 2026 - Yahoo Finance
September 23, 2021, 7:26 am

Manufacturing projects could bring jobs to Milam County - Cameron Herald
September 24, 2021, 12:11 pm

Raytheon Intelligence & Space expands innovation and manufacturing footprint in North Texas - Space Ref
September 23, 2021, 6:11 pm

CDMO Lonza strikes deal with Allarity Therapeutics to manufacture cancer drug candidate dovitinib - FiercePharma
September 23, 2021, 3:23 pm

Manufacturing on the upswing in Wabash Valley | News | newsandtribune.com - Evening News and Tribune
September 24, 2021, 1:03 pm

Lonza's march of manufacturing expansion continues with more backyard plans - FiercePharma
September 22, 2021, 3:15 pm

Takeda breaks ground on $14M green building at Singapore manufacturing plant - FiercePharma
September 23, 2021, 9:30 am

How to Overcome the Most Challenging Manufacturing Problems - EIN News
September 23, 2021, 5:02 pm

Boosters and drug breakthroughs: more Covid-19 deals ahead for contract manufacturers - Pharmaceutical Technology
September 24, 2021, 9:55 am

Podcast | China vs. Southeast Asia: Where Is Manufacturing Going? - SupplyChainBrain
September 24, 2021, 6:08 am

Gov. Wolf: Nearly $440,000 Awarded to Prepare Allegheny County Apprentices for Careers in Manufacturing - pa.gov
September 23, 2021, 12:47 pm

MSU manufacturing extension helps Great Falls brewery scale up efficiently - KBZK Bozeman News
September 21, 2021, 4:43 pm

California-based Helix Electric picks Goodyear for first manufacturing facility - ABC15 Arizona
September 24, 2021, 12:47 pm

Talking Manufacturing - Crain's Chicago Business
September 22, 2021, 2:32 pm

Plastics Industry Association Sponsors Manufacturing Day 2021 - Plastics Technology
September 23, 2021, 11:23 pm

Statler College Media Hub | WVU strengthens West Virginia's manufacturing infrastructure through $3.8 million NSF grant - WVU ENews
September 22, 2021, 1:38 pm

French Manufacturing Sector Sentiment Drops - MarketWatch
September 23, 2021, 3:31 am

BizVibe Highlights Key Challenges Facing the Converted Paper Product Manufacturing Industry | Monitor Business Risk and View Company Insights - PRNewswire
September 24, 2021, 10:00 am

Raytheon Opens New Manufacturing Facility in Texas; Roy Azevedo Quoted - ExecutiveBiz
September 24, 2021, 11:40 am

Home construction essential to U.S. economy, supports multiple manufacturing industries - WWLP.com
September 23, 2021, 8:14 am

Digital manufacturing needs Time-Sensitive Networking - Robotics and Automation News
September 24, 2021, 11:05 am

Flash Manufacturing PMI data in Europe misses expectations - Kitco NEWS
September 23, 2021, 6:14 am

Covid-19 manufacturing roundup: Bharat Biotech turns to other producers to up supply; Brazil, Argentina land mRNA regional hubs - Endpoints News
September 23, 2021, 8:29 am

Global manufacturing, insulation company to create over 150 jobs in central Texas - The Center Square
September 24, 2021, 12:59 pm

Intelligent digitalization can maximize manufacturing ROI: ACG - OutSourcing-Pharma.com
September 10, 2021, 3:00 am

Abbott announces manufacturing company plans to open in Central Texas, create 151 new jobs - KWTX
September 22, 2021, 3:50 pm

Beijing Pressures Top China Manufacturing Hub to Curb Power Use - Yahoo Finance
September 21, 2021, 6:21 am

Ball Corp. To Open Aluminum Can Manufacturing Plant In Nevada, To Create 180 Jobs - Nasdaq
September 23, 2021, 6:56 pm

Quell Therapeutics Significantly Expands Clinical Manufacturing Capacity for its Engineered Treg Cell Therapies through a Collaboration with the Cell and Gene Therapy Catapult - Yahoo Finance
September 23, 2021, 3:00 am

U.S. manufacturing sector edges up in August - ISM - Reuters
September 1, 2021, 3:00 am

Eastern Iowa Community College manufacturing certification and degree programs - Quad City Times
September 23, 2021, 5:47 pm

AstraZeneca to invest $360 mln in Irish drug manufacturing site - Reuters
September 21, 2021, 2:45 am

Digital manufacturing plant alighting in Ulster seeks local employees - Hudson Valley One
September 23, 2021, 8:00 am

College Of Lake County: October Brings A Celebration Of Local Manufacturing To CLC - Patch.com
September 24, 2021, 11:30 am

Manufacturing process innovation for industrials - McKinsey
September 16, 2021, 7:30 am

Can maker to invest $290M in North Las Vegas plant - Las Vegas Review-Journal
September 23, 2021, 11:07 pm

OSU startup Inpria nets $514M acquisition for trailblazing chemical manufacturing - Oregon State University
September 22, 2021, 1:03 pm

Arranta Bio Announces First End-to-End Manufacturing for mRNA Vaccines in its Commercial-ready GMP Facility - PRNewswire
September 23, 2021, 9:00 am

Oxford Biomedica sees new investment for manufacturing; Twist gets a partner to help build out discovery libraries - Endpoints News
September 22, 2021, 3:00 am

Operating at Scale is Critical Amid Emerging Chemical Manufacturing Trends - Supply and Demand Chain Executive
September 23, 2021, 10:04 am

Registration open for Manufacturing Academy | Local News | hickoryrecord.com - Hickory Daily Record
September 23, 2021, 10:00 am

US Trade Representative Katherine Tai visits manufacturers, talks textiles in region - Charlotte Business Journal - Charlotte Business Journal
September 23, 2021, 3:38 pm

Aggressive recruitment, retention strategies key to manufacturing workforce – BizWest - BizWest
September 24, 2021, 8:37 am

Air Enforcement: Mississippi Commission on Environmental Quality and Guntown Manufacturing Facility Enter into Agreed Order - JD Supra
September 23, 2021, 3:39 pm

Japanese companies try to reduce their reliance on Chinese manufacturing - The Economist
September 17, 2021, 8:00 pm

Manufacturing automation | | qctimes.com - Quad City Times
September 24, 2021, 11:51 am

U.S. manufacturing output slows sharply in August - Reuters
September 15, 2021, 3:00 am

Mars Petcare Plans Second Fort Smith, Arkansas, Manufacturing Expansion - Area Development
September 24, 2021, 11:37 am

Toyota Manufacturing in Huntsville makes big announcement - WAFF
September 20, 2021, 9:32 pm

McDowell Manufacturing a Company Inside the High School is Producing Real Parts and Career Interest - erienewsnow.com
September 22, 2021, 6:43 pm

Covid restrictions force some retailers to rethink Vietnam as a manufacturing hub - CNBC
September 16, 2021, 3:00 am

Vietnam’s Covid outbreak is pushing manufacturing back into China - Yahoo Finance
September 16, 2021, 3:00 am

U.S. Manufacturing Flourishing on Strong Demand: 5 Top Picks - Yahoo Finance
September 2, 2021, 3:00 am

Fractory raises $9M to rethink manufacturing supply chain for metalworks - TechCrunch
September 6, 2021, 3:00 am

The fight to manufacture COVID vaccines in lower-income countries - Nature.com
September 15, 2021, 1:41 pm

New manufacturing plant coming to Moundsville; Bringing new full time jobs to Marshall County - WTRF
September 16, 2021, 3:15 pm

Moderna turns to biotech startup to ramp up Covid vaccine manufacturing - STAT
September 8, 2021, 3:00 am

New York Fed's Empire state manufacturing index soars in September - MarketWatch
September 15, 2021, 3:00 am

Whirlpool’s CFO on navigating challenges facing the manufacturing industry - Fortune
September 14, 2021, 3:00 am

Delta variant or no, the manufacturing demand crunch won't let up - Yahoo Finance
September 2, 2021, 3:00 am

Governor Lamont Announces Six Connecticut Manufacturers Receiving Grants for New Additive Manufacturing Equipment - CT.gov
September 1, 2021, 3:00 am

Announcements

October 08, 2021
Manufacturing Opportunities with the Global Electric Vehicle Transformation
DCMME Fall Conference
Keynote: Rick Dauch
Industry & Faculty Registration
Student Registration

June 29, 2021
WHIN webinars: Train and Trace: Improved Outcomes with Digital Work Instructions
Themes: Digital Work Instructions Overlay in Production; Digitally Traceable Pattern and Assembly Steps for Better Outcomes
Audience: Engineers, Line Supervisors, Human Resources, Management

April 2021
Dr. Ananth Iyer and Steve Dunlop presented as part of the Krannert 2021 Alumni Conference
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Annual Report

DCMME Conference: Managing Manufacturing Agility
1-on-1 Business Plan Be Humble. Be Curious.