Manufacturing

Chippewa Falls, Wis. - Silicon Graphics Inc., a manufacturer of high-performance computers headquartered in California, announced Friday the cutting of 33 jobs at their Chippewa Falls manufacturing plant as part of the company's restructuring....

Milwaukee, Wis. — President George Bush today spoke of energy during a visit to Wisconsin, but rather than concentrate on traditional energy resources, his remarks were directed toward new methods of treating what he called the nation's addiction to foreign oil....

Researchers at Northwestern University have announced that a type of atom probe developed by Madison-based Imago Scientific allowed them to produce data on the arrangement of individual gold atoms they couldn't have gotten otherwise....

Most of the biotech companies you'll hear about are developing new drugs, genetic tests or similar life-science advances. But some are merging biotech with Wisconsin's old signature industries: agriculture and forest products....

The Milwaukee-area company is getting ready to return to the field with the second version of "Terramax," its robot truck. It was put through its paces in a mock city in the Arizona desert....

Modine Manufacturing reported a drop in net income to $13 million in the quarter ended December 26, down from $21 million in the same quarter a year ago....

Milwaukee, Wis. — RedPrairie Corporation has agreed to buy a global supply-chain management company, MARC Global Holdings Inc., extending its reach in the Asia Pacific region as well as the U.S. and Europe. The two firms are to begin combining operations in February and will reportedly...