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Shape Process Automation is at the cutting edge of modern manufacturing solutions. This is where we publish our news, as well as thought leadership articles about new and emerging technology.

5 Steps to Automating Boat Building 

Most manufacturers in the marine industry are eager to eager to automate boat building, but don't know how to make it happen. Here are the five major steps. Amidst the challenging times of the pandemic, boat builders found a glimmer of hope as it brought an unexpected...

6 Reasons Waterjet Cutting Is the Right Choice in Bakeries

Waterjet cutting is widely used in food production and processing. Small- to medium-size bakeries have shied away from using this technology due to its price, but as they learn the many benefits, more of them are turning to waterjet cutting. It seems like science...

New Materials Lead to New Processes

The Aerospace industry is exploring a range of new materials to create higher-performing, lighter-weight components. It takes the right partner to develop production and automation processes using those materials. New technology and materials are enabling major...

Waterjet Cutting 101

Having one tool that cuts everything from tissue paper to metal to ceramic used to be a shop floor dream. The evolution of waterjet technology has not only made such versatile cutting possible, it’s becoming more common and even preferred to use waterjets on...


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