Arconic, Airbus to Advance 3D Printing for Aerospace under Multi-Year Cooperative Research Agreement

To Produce, Qualify Large-Scale 3D Printed Airbus Airframe Components Will jointly develop customized processes and parameters to make structural, 3D printed metal parts up to approximately 1 meter (3 feet) in length Combines Arconic’s expertise in metal additive manufacturing and metallurgy with Airbus’s know-how in Read More »

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Alcoa Opens 3D Printing Metal Powder Plant

State-of-the-art, 3D printing metal powder production facility located at Alcoa’s Technology Center outside Pittsburgh, PA Alcoa will produce proprietary titanium, nickel and aluminum powders optimized for 3D printing aerospace parts Builds on more than a century of experience in metal alloy development and metal powder Read More »

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Alcoa Expands R&D Center to Deepen Additive Manufacturing Capabilities

Investment to Capture Growing Demand for Complex, High-Performance Parts for Aerospace and Beyond $60 million expansion to include state-of-the-art additive manufacturing center focused on feedstock materials, processes, product design and qualification Investment advances development of proprietary metal powders engineered specifically for 3D printing Company unveils Read More »

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