California Made Pour Over Ceramic Coffee Cones for Bicycle Coffee – How We Do It

July 10, 2017 – A fine cup of pour over coffee requires a finely custom made food safe glazed ceramic cone. This blog post shares a brief visual overview how we helped Bicycle Coffee get their custom ceramic pour over cones made locally in California. 3D PRINTING DESIGN PROTOTYPING SLIPCAST MOLD GREENWARE FORMING GREENWARE TESTING … Continue reading California Made Pour Over Ceramic Coffee Cones for Bicycle Coffee – How We Do It

Spend and Retrain: Unemployment and Income Inequality driven by Policy not Automation

May 8, 2017 – Washington D.C. based – ITIF (Information Technology and Innovation Foundation) released an interesting study on the inter-relationship between automation technology, policy and employment. In their own words – there is considerable confusion about the potential effects of emerging technologies such as robotics and artificial intelligence on employment. From taxi drivers being … Continue reading Spend and Retrain: Unemployment and Income Inequality driven by Policy not Automation

San Leandro Manufacturing Powerhouses Speak Out on Robotics & Housing in East Bay Supply Chain

April 25th, 2017 – SYNCFAB moderated a spirited local manufacturing panel hosted at 21st Amendment Brewery by the San Leandro by Design Chamber of Commerce event titled “Expanding Commerce through a Local East Bay Supply Chain.” The Panel was a strong representation of the weight San Leandro carries in the East Bay supply chain including … Continue reading San Leandro Manufacturing Powerhouses Speak Out on Robotics & Housing in East Bay Supply Chain

Advanced Manufacturing Atom Smashing, Semiconductor and Solar Vacuum Enclosures- SyncFab Tour of MDC Vacuum

February 15th, 2017 – SYNCFAB hosted a factory tour at the international headquarters of the co-winner of this year’s East Bay Advanced Manufacturing Innovation Award – MDC Vacuum in Hayward, CA alongside LAM Research the other co-winner. SyncFab was also honored with a nomination for the award. The Bay Area Manufacturing community was well represented … Continue reading Advanced Manufacturing Atom Smashing, Semiconductor and Solar Vacuum Enclosures- SyncFab Tour of MDC Vacuum

2017 New Year Resolutions Launching SyncFab 2.0

January 9, 2017 – Since 2013, the SYNCFAB team has worked tirelessly with the firm belief that American Manufacturing would become competitive again based on shifting dynamics in design and engineering requirements, consumer demand, environmental pressures, transportation and energy costs, Geo-Economics and advanced manufacturing technologies. 2017 promises to be the year we will begin to … Continue reading 2017 New Year Resolutions Launching SyncFab 2.0

SYNCFAB Recognized Industry Partner of President Obama Appointed Smart Manufacturing Innovation Institute

September 27, 2016 – SYNCFAB is pleased to announce our involvement in the US Department of Energy’s Smart Manufacturing Innovation Institute and that SYNCFAB will launch a new platform this Fall. On June 20, 2016, President Barack Obama announced a $70M million federal award to the Smart Manufacturing Leadership Coalition, an industry-led national non-profit, to … Continue reading SYNCFAB Recognized Industry Partner of President Obama Appointed Smart Manufacturing Innovation Institute

SYNCFAB Introduces 2.0 Advanced Manufacturing Platform at STiR 2016 Demo Day

September 16, 2016 – SYNCFAB CEO, Jeremy, with the CIO of San Leandro City, Deborah Acosta, introduced the launch of a new SYNCFAB 2.0 platform solution for regional advanced manufacturing in response to an Economic Development Challenge at San Francisco STiR Demo Day 2016. With STIR and DOE CESMI feedback – SyncFab has redeveloped an … Continue reading SYNCFAB Introduces 2.0 Advanced Manufacturing Platform at STiR 2016 Demo Day

Clean Biodegradable Plastic! SYNCFAB Host MIT Tour of Mango Materials Facility at Silicon Valley Clean Water

August 18, 2016 – SYNCFAB hosted MIT Alumni for a private discussion tour with Mango Materials CEO, Molly Morse and Co-Founder, Anne Schauer-Gimenez at their Silicon Valley Clean Water based pilot production facility. Mango Materials was established in 2010 and received their first round of funding in 2011. First Peek! Side by Side PHA Organisms, … Continue reading Clean Biodegradable Plastic! SYNCFAB Host MIT Tour of Mango Materials Facility at Silicon Valley Clean Water