NCDMM Awarded a Prestigious Defense Manufacturing Technology Achievement Award at DMC 2019

Blairsville, Pa. — December 3, 2019. The National Center for Defense Manufacturing and Machining (NCDMM) proudly announces it was named as a winner of a prestigious Defense Manufacturing Technology (ManTech) Achievement Award yesterday at the Defense Manufacturing Conference held at the Phoenix Convention Center in Read More »

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America Makes Commemorates 7th Anniversary

Youngstown, Ohio — August 30, 2019. America Makes proudly commemorates its seventh anniversary this month since its founding by looking ahead to the future. Driven by the National Center for Defense Manufacturing and Machining (NCDMM), America Makes is the national accelerator for AM and the Read More »

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ASTM International Additive Manufacturing Center of Excellence Awarded $1.2M by America Makes

  W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Dec. 21, 2018 – On Tuesday, ASTM International became the first standards development organization to win an award from America Makes, the National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Institute for the U.S. The “Advancing Additive Manufacturing Post-Processing Techniques” (AAPT) award of $800,000, funded Read More »

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America Makes Announces Awardees of Directed Project Opportunity on Advancing Additive Manufacturing Post-Processing Techniques

Goal is to Improve Process Control for Qualifying Complex Parts and Reduce Costs Youngstown, Ohio — December 18, 2018. America Makes is proud to announce the awardees of a Directed Project Opportunity on advancing additive manufacturing (AM) post-processing techniques (AAPT), funded by the Air Force Read More »

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Penn State to Lead $1.4M Grant to Probe Flaws in Metal Additive Manufacturing (AM)

By Penn State | News UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – June 14, 2018 – A team led by Penn State‘s Applied Research Laboratory, in collaboration with the Center for Innovative Processing thru Direct Digital Deposition (CIMP-3D), has received a $1.4 million grant by the Air Force Research Read More »

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America Makes Announces Project Call Awardees

Award Announcement Coincides with the Start of RAPID + TCT 2018 Exhibits; Seven Teams Awarded; 24 Industry Leading Organizations Teaming to Advance Additive Manufacturing Technologies for Low-Cost Sustainment Program Crucial to U.S. Air Force Strategic Readiness Youngstown, Ohio — April 24, 2018. To coincide with the Read More »

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U.S. Air Force Integrates Senvol Database into HyperThought™

  Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, OH – November 1, 2017 – The U.S. Air Force recently licensed the Senvol Database to integrate into HyperThought, which is the Air Force Research Laboratory’s (AFRL) premier enterprise software platform for Materials Research. HyperThought is a digital workspace and integration suite that allows Read More »

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America Makes Celebrates Five Years

The Institute to Commemorate Its Fifth Birthday with National Celebration;Looks Ahead to the Next Five Years Youngstown, Ohio — August 14, 2017. America Makes proudly announces that it will commemorate the progress and contributions the Institute has made to advance the additive manufacturing (AM) industry Read More »

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AFRL Researchers Explore Automation, Additive Technologies for Cost Efficient Solar Power

By Marisa Alia-Novobilski | Air Force Research Laboratory WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio — July 18, 2017 — Inspired by newspaper printing, and taking cues from additive manufacturing technology, researchers at the Air Force Research Laboratory are exploring new ways to make solar cells more Read More »

AFRL – Embracing Opportunity: Additive Technology for Manufacturing

  By Marisa Alia-Novobilski | Air Force Research Laboratory | Published January 06, 2017 WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – It’s a materials scientist’s dream, but as some experts say, an engineer’s nightmare. For scientists and engineers at the Air Force Research Laboratory’s Materials and Manufacturing Read More »