What Two Things Are Driving Innovation in Manufacturing?

By Erik Sherman | Oerlikon Stories Advanced materials research and additive manufacturing (also known as 3D printing) combine to give companies the ability to make new products never before possible and prototype in a fraction of the time and at a tiny percentage of the Read More »

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Oerlikon – Materializing the Third Industrial Revolution

By Erik Sherman | Oerlikon Stories   Why is additive manufacturing, commonly known as 3D printing, the next big step in manufacturing? Additive manufacturing (AM), or often used interchangeably as 3D printing, is at work everywhere in the world. Although still in its early stages, Read More »

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Oerlikon to Build Advanced Materials Manufacturing Facility in Michigan, USA

Additive manufacturing materials Pfäffikon, Schwyz, Switzerland – November 11, 2016 – Oerlikon announced today that it will be building a new state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Plymouth Township, Michigan, USA, dedicated to producing advanced materials for additive manufacturing and high-end surface coatings. This investment is another key step Read More »

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