ORCMT -- technology resource for the 21. century nonwovens industry

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As American textile and nonwovens companies participate in an increasingly competitive world market, technology is playing an ever-growing role in production of new, improved, and more cost competitive products and processes. But the same competitive pressures which drive the need for advanced manufacturing technology also reduce the resources available for necessary research and development activities. Technology resources and manufacturing expertise, unmatched in the world, are available to American industry at the Oak Ridge Centers for Manufacturing Technology (ORCMT). Bottom-line benefits from ORCMT technology solutions are already in the hundreds of millions of dollars. This presentation will describe a sampling of ... continued below

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Whittaker, J.W. September 24, 1997.

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As American textile and nonwovens companies participate in an increasingly competitive world market, technology is playing an ever-growing role in production of new, improved, and more cost competitive products and processes. But the same competitive pressures which drive the need for advanced manufacturing technology also reduce the resources available for necessary research and development activities. Technology resources and manufacturing expertise, unmatched in the world, are available to American industry at the Oak Ridge Centers for Manufacturing Technology (ORCMT). Bottom-line benefits from ORCMT technology solutions are already in the hundreds of millions of dollars. This presentation will describe a sampling of the technologies and expertise available, present examples of previous solutions, and explain how a company can benefit from the wealth of resources available.

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OSTI as DE98052934

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  • 7. annual TANDEC conference, Knoxville, TN (United States), 19-21 Nov 1997

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  • Other: DE98052934
  • Report No.: Y/DW--1700
  • Report No.: CONF-9711151--
  • Grant Number: AC05-84OR21400
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 658316
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc709856

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Whittaker, J.W. ORCMT -- technology resource for the 21. century nonwovens industry, article, September 24, 1997; Tennessee. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc709856/: accessed November 21, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.