Sciaky’s Electron Beam Additive Manufacturing (EBAM®) Process Achieves Qualification for Huge Satellite Fuel Tanks

The 46-inch titanium fuel tank domes, produced with Sciaky’s industry-leading metal 3D printing technology by Lockheed Martin Space, will be the largest additively manufactured parts in space   CHICAGO, IL, July 18, 2018 – Sciaky, Inc., a subsidiary of Phillips Service Industries, Inc. (PSI) and Read More »

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BASF and Belgian Company Materialise Strengthen Cooperation

Chemical company invests US$25 million in supplier of 3D printing technologies Optimizing materials and software for 3D printing Ludwigshafen/Germany, Leuven/Belgium – July 19, 2018 – BASF is expanding its cooperation with Materialise, a leading supplier of 3D printing technologies. At the same time, BASF has Read More »

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Renishaw Improves Consistency in Additive Manufacturing (AM)

  To allow additive manufacturing (AM) users a greater understanding of their processes, Renishaw has developed new process monitoring software, InfiniAM Spectral, for use on Renishaw systems. After its successful launch at formnext 2017, Renishaw released the software package to help manufacturers overcome the barriers Read More »

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Additive Industries and LPW Sign Agreement to Integrate Powder Management for its MetalFAB1 Systems

Material traceability key in industrial Additive Manufacturing for certified aerospace applications   Eindhoven (The Netherlands) / Widnes / London (UK) – At the Farnborough International Airshow in London, LPW Technology and Additive Industries today confirmed their collaboration on integrated industrial additive manufacturing of metal parts Read More »

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SkillsUSA Additive Manufacturing Contest Winners Design Device to Assist Veteran with His Favorite Pastime

  (SOUTHFIELD, Mich., and MINNEAPOLIS, July 12, 2018) — SME and Stratasys Ltd. today announced the winners of this year’s additive manufacturing student competition held at the 54th annual SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference in Louisville, Kentucky. During the past four years, SME and Read More »

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GE Completes Proposal Submission for U.S. Army’s Improved Turbine Engine Program

  LYNN, Massachusetts – July 17, 2018 – GE Aviation submitted its Improved Turbine Engine Program (ITEP) technical proposal last month, which is the second and final phase of its Engineering and Manufacturing Development (EMD) proposal to the U.S. Army. GE is offering its T901-GE-900 engine for Read More »

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RUAG Deepens Cooperation With Oerlikon to Achieve Serial Production of 3D Printed Components for Space

3D printing will reduce costs by 25 percent and decrease weight by more than 50 percent Collaboration will accelerate additive manufacturing series production for space components  Pfäffikon Schwyz, Switzerland & Zurich, Switzerland – July 17, 2018 – Oerlikon (SIX: OERL), a leading technology and engineering Read More »

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Ruwac’s MX360 and MX360EX Series: A Safer, Healthier Solution to Collecting Metal Additive Manufacturing Dust

  Holyoke, MA, July 13, 2018– As a worldwide provider to metal additive manufacturing, Ruwac USA continues its mission in being the leader of safe, healthy industrial vacuum solutions through its line of immersion separation vacuums. With the newly introduced MX360 and MX360EX Series, we Read More »

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Sandia National Laboratories at the Forefront of Material Science Evaluation for Additive Manufacturing (AM)

  Sandia National Laboratories recently announced a team of engineers and scientists has designed and built a high-throughput six-sided robotic work cell to speed up qualification and testing of additively manufactured parts. The new system called “Alinstante”, Spanish for “in an instant”, is a result Read More »

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Oerlikon and Lufthansa Technik to Jointly Accelerate Additive Manufacturing Processes and Standards

Oerlikon AM and Lufthansa Technik will jointly establish replicable additive manufacturing (AM) processes and standards for maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) applications The objective is to guarantee robust and repeatable processes on multiple machines in multiple locations Pfäffikon Schwyz, Switzerland & Hamburg, Germany – July Read More »

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