Within the last 35 years, jobs in the manufacturing industry have dropped more than 40 perfect – due to companies moving production to other countries that offer lower costs. However, in recent years, there has been a reappearance of manufacturing in the United States. Even so, economists think that the U.S will never been a powerhouse in manufacturing like it was in past years. With new technologies rising in different sectors, such as 3-D printing, some say that this will transform the American industry and Chicago is jumping on board.
Beyond Design is featured in the video put together by Chicago Tonight. We’re super excited that we were given this opportunity and can’t wait to see where the engineering scene takes us!