Made In Space Awarded NASA Contract for Robotic Manufacturing and Assembly Flight Demo Mission

MOFFETT FIELD, CA, July 15, 2019 – NASA’s Space Technology Mission Directorate (STMD) has awarded Made In Space, Inc. (MIS) a contract to demonstrate the company’s autonomous robotic manufacturing and assembly platform, Archinaut, on a flight mission. The contract award marks the second phase of Read More »

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Rosswag Engineering Adds Third SLM®280 to Expand Production and Aid Material Qualification Process

Rosswag Engineering has announced the acquisition of its third selective laser melting system from SLM Solutions. The third SLM®280 machine delivered to their facility in Pfinztal, Germany, expands their production and development capabilities with the metal additive manufacturing technology. A division of Rosswag GmbH, one Read More »

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Oerlikon AM and MT Aerospace Join Forces to Offer Aerospace Customers Additive Manufacturing Solutions

Pfäffikon, Schwyz, Switzerland & Augsburg, Germany – June 17, 2019 – Oerlikon AM and MT Aerospace are partnering to accelerate the use of additive parts in the aerospace and defense industries. The partnership aims to bring efficiency and cost savings to the aerospace and defense Read More »

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Additive Manufacturing Users Group Names Technical Competition Winners

Erika Berg, Maddie Frank, and Bill Braune recognized for excellence in additive manufacturing. MILWAUKEE, WISC., June 13, 2019 – The Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG) recognized excellence in additive manufacturing (AM) with the selection of winners in its annual Technical Competition. From 17 entries displayed Read More »

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SME will Introduce iRAMP at RAPID + TCT to Accelerate Adoption of Additive Manufacturing

By SME AFTER DECADES of hype and predictions surrounding additive manufacturing (AM), AM is poised to be on the brink of becoming the disruptive technology that many have long expected. Disruptive technologies are often deemed too costly, less capable, or too niche to replace incumbent Read More »

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Global Additive Manufacturing Experts Meet in Alabama, Focus on Standardization

W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., March 29, 2019 — Hundreds of the world’s top experts in additive manufacturing – also known as 3D printing – were hosted by Auburn University in Alabama (USA) this week to discuss research and standards needed for the growing number of industries Read More »

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Wohlers Report 2019 Details Striking Range of Developments in Additive Manufacturing Worldwide

  Fort Collins, Colorado, USA, March 26, 2019 — Wohlers Associates, Inc. today announced the publication of Wohlers Report 2019, the 24th annual installment of its undisputed, industry-leading report on additive manufacturing (AM) and 3D printing. The worldwide study provides the “pulse” of the industry by Read More »

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AMMP Offers Opportunities to Advance, Refine and Transition Additive Manufacturing (AM) Technologies

  The National Center for Manufacturing Sciences (NCMS) recently announced a new program called AMMP (Advanced Manufacturing, Materials, and Processes). According to Lisa Strama, President and CEO of the National Center for Manufacturing Sciences (NCMS), the NCMS is launching the program in conjunction with the Read More »

Metalysis Celebrates Northern Powerhouse Partner Status and Hosts UK Business and Industry Minister

“Metalysis is a prime example of the strength and economic potential of the north”, Business and Industry Minister, MP Richard Harrington; “They share our vision for a strong Northern Powerhouse economy,” Northern Powerhouse Minister, MP Jake Berry; and Joining the Northern Powerhouse Partners Programme emphasises Read More »

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Boeing and Thermwood Partnership to Demonstrate New 3D Printing Technology

  Boeing and Thermwood Corporation have employed additive manufacturing technology to produce a large, single-piece tool for the 777X program.  The project is demonstrating that additive manufacturing is ready to produce production quality tooling for the aerospace industry. Thermwood used a Large Scale Additive Manufacturing Read More »

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