America Makes and ANSI Publish Version 2.0 of Standardization Roadmap for Additive Manufacturing

  Youngstown, Ohio — June 28, 2018.  America Makes and the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) today announced the publication of their Standardization Roadmap for Additive Manufacturing (Version 2.0). The roadmap is the work product of the America Makes & ANSI Additive Manufacturing Standardization Collaborative (AMSC), Read More »

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ITAMCO Receives Grant from Department of Defense / Small Business Innovation Research Program

  Plymouth, Indiana. June 12, 2018. ITAMCO — a manufacturer of precision-machined components, specializing in gears — is part of a team that has received research funding from the Department of Defense (DoD) and the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program. The other partners in Read More »

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SME – Humans of Manufacturing; The Artist Within

By SME | Humans of Manufacturing For Dr. Frank Rybicki, Designing and Building Medical Parts Goes Far Beyond Manufacturing   We see them in magazines, the Internet, and the evening news—photos of people whose faces have been disfigured through accidents or acts of cruelty. It’s Read More »

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A New Age of Accessibility: 5 Trends Shaping The Future of Mobility

Why Global Organizations Are Tapping Launch Forth to Revolutionize How Products Are Developed   SAN FRANCISCO (May 22, 2018) – With the concept of mobility constantly evolving as new demands are fueled by disruptive technology, global organizations are tapping co-creation platform Launch Forth to revolutionize Read More »

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GE and the U.S. Army Conduct T901 Preliminary Design Review for Improved Turbine Engine Program

By Dave Wilson | DavidJon.Wilson@ge.com | GE Aviation   LYNN, Massachusetts – April 25, 2018 – GE Aviation hosted the U.S. Army for the successful Preliminary Design Review (PDR) of the T901-GE-900 engine in early March. The T901 is GE Aviation’s engine for the Improved 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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Pitt Engineering’s Wei Xiong Receives Office of Naval Research Award to Develop Next-Generation Steel for Additive Manufacturing

By Paul Kovach | Swanson School of Engineering, University of Pittsburgh PITTSBURGH (June 13, 2017) … The advantages of additive manufacturing (AM) – from building complex structures for specific environments to repairing damaged components – continue to be grow as the technology matures. However, there Read More »

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U.S. Senator Udall Advances Funding for Construction at NM Military Bases, NM Veterans

Editor’s Note: In addition to funding of military construction projects and veterans’ care, please see the additive manufacturing language that Senator Udall included in this year’s appropriations bill that just passed out of the appropriations committee. ******* By Tom Udall Press Team WASHINGTON – April Read More »

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GE Aviation to Build Unique Materials Factories

Adjacent factories to produce raw material for ceramic matrix composites (CMCs) Enables GE to produce ceramic matrix composite components (CMCs) in high volume GE partnering with USAF Research Lab Title III Office on silicon carbide technology   HUNTSVILLE, Ala.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–GE Aviation is creating adjacent factories Read More »

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