Frank Burke has over 35 years of experience in the machine tool and allied industries. He started his career with Cincinnati Milacron and subsequently worked with White-Sundstrand Machine Tool Corp. Burke has twice presented to Canada's Advanced Technology Think Tank and has written extensively on technology and communications. He holds an MBA from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. (Bio last updated 2015-01-01 Contact Randy Stott, Managing Editor, with changes.)
Articles by Frank Burke
- Getting in Gear with the Chain of Innovations (January/February 2015)
At the dawn of the Industrial Revolution, so-called mechanics were tasked with devising the precise methods that would make mass production possible. The result was the first generation of machine tools, which in turn required improved tooling and production methods.