Manufacturing

Stratatech Corp. has received a $154,000 Phase I STTR Grant from the National Institute on Aging for work in development of cell-based gene therapy products for the use in the treatment of chronic skin ulcer conditions affecting the elderly, such as venous stasis and pressure...

Construction and agricultural equipment manufacturer Gehl Co. has developed a new product that allows a telescopic handler operator to control boom functions using a compact, wireless remote control pendant from outside the cab, or from within a personnel work platform. The hand-held pendant can be...

Machine tool builder Mazak of Florence, Ky. has purchased the engineering software of New Berlin-based Micro Estimating Systems Inc. for performing advanced process planning and time studies at its newly expanded National Technology Center....

DSC Logistics has selected RedPrairie Corp.'s DLx Labor Workforce Performance Management system to improve productivity and customer service throughout its distribution network....

Two Wisconsin businesses each will receive $15,000 in funding for technology development projects from the state Department of Commerce, Gov. Jim Doyle announced Wednesday....

Wisconsin Manufacturers Extension Partnership, a non-profit organization providing consulting services to small and medium-size manufacturers in the state, released a survey of clients indicating $215 million worth of improvements through efficiency improvements and other changes over the last fiscal year....

Implementation of RFID must be done in a holistic manner if the efficiencies and controls the technology offers are to be truly realized, attendees at Friday's premiere of UW-Madison's RFID lab heard....