America Makes Awards $2.3M in Total Funding for Three Project Calls

10 Project Teams Selected to Help Accelerate the Adoption of Additive Manufacturing and Address the Needs of the Supply Chain YOUNGSTOWN, OHIO. America Makes announces the awardees of three project calls worth $2.23M in total funding from the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL), Materials and Read More »

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Pitt Joins Southwestern PA Defense Manufacturing Community Consortium

By Maggie Pavlick | Senior Communications Writer | University of Pittsburgh | Swanson School of Engineering PITTSBURGH (Oct. 13, 2020) — The U.S. Department of Defense recently designated a consortium of southwestern Pennsylvanian defense industry organizations as a Defense Manufacturing Community, awarding the group $5 million Read More »

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America Makes Proudly Announces the 2020 Class of America Makes Ambassadors

YOUNGSTOWN, OHIO –  America Makes, the Department of Defense’s manufacturing innovation institute for additive manufacturing, is proud to announce the 2020 class of America Makes Ambassadors. The Ambassador Program, launched in 2017, recognizes individuals who have continually demonstrated outstanding dedication to advancing America Makes and its mission.    With the additive manufacturing industry’s thrust Read More »

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ExOne and Pitt Collaborate to Produce Reusable Respirators with 3D Printed Metal Filters

By University of Pittsburgh and ExOne PITTSBURGH (April 27, 2020) … The ExOne Company, the global leader in industrial 3D printers using binder jetting technology, and the University of Pittsburgh, a leading public research university based in Pittsburgh, have partnered to develop reusable metal filters 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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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 »

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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3 Things You Shouldn’t Miss at AeroDef Manufacturing 2018

LONG BEACH, Calif., March 13, 2018 – SME’s AeroDef Manufacturing event takes place March 26 to 29 at the Long Beach Convention Center. This annual technical conference and exhibition provides compelling and timely information, resources and technology to original equipment manufacturers and suppliers serving the Read More »

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