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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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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Penn State to Lead $1.4M Grant to Probe Flaws in Metal Additive Manufacturing (AM)

By Penn State | News UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – June 14, 2018 - A team led by Penn State‘s Applied Research Laboratory, in collaboration with the Center for Innovative Processing thru Direct Digital Deposition (CIMP-3D), has received a $1.4 million grant by the Air Force Research Read More »

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Oerlikon and IABG Partnering to Accelerate Qualification of Additive Manufacturing (AM) Components

  Munich/Ottobrunn – April 26, 2018 – Oerlikon’s additive manufacturing Business Unit, Oerlikon AM, and IABG mbH, a leading European technology and science service provider, signed an agreement to cooperate in accelerating equipment and process certification, as well as equipment testing for additive manufacturing (AM) Read More »

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America Makes Announces Project Call Awardees

Award Announcement Coincides with the Start of RAPID + TCT 2018 Exhibits; Seven Teams Awarded; 24 Industry Leading Organizations Teaming to Advance Additive Manufacturing Technologies for Low-Cost Sustainment Program Crucial to U.S. Air Force Strategic Readiness Youngstown, Ohio — April 24, 2018. To coincide with the Read More »

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Boeing HorizonX Invests in 3D Printing Startup Morf3D

Investment furthers Boeing’s commitment to a competitive ecosystem for aerospace-quality 3D-printed parts CHICAGO, April 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Boeing [NYSE: BA] announced its investment in Morf3D, an El Segundo, Calif.-based company specializing in metal-based additive engineering and manufacturing. Morf3D’s technology enables lighter and stronger 3D-printed Read More »

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Oerlikon and Farsoon Technologies Establish Agreement to Accelerate Adoption of Additive Manufacturing in China

  Shanghai/China, TCT Asia, – March 1st, 2018 – Oerlikon, a leading global technology and engineering Group, signed a long-term collaboration agreement with Farsoon Technologies (Farsoon) to supply qualified Oerlikon AM metal powders for Farsoon AM systems. The purpose of the collaboration is to increase Read More »

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Oerlikon and Boeing to Create Standard Processes for 3D-Printed Structural Titanium Aerospace Parts

Five-year agreement supports creation of standard titanium additive manufacturing processes Boeing has 50,000+ 3D-printed parts on commercial, space and defense products flying today Pfäffikon Schwyz/Switzerland & Chicago/USA – February 20, 2018 – Boeing [NYSE: BA], the world’s largest aerospace company, and Oerlikon [SWX: OERL], a Read More »

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Oerlikon and LENA Space Collaborating on Advanced Manufacturing for Space Launch Technology

  Frankfurt, Germany, Formnext, November 14–17, 2017– Oerlikon, a global technology and engineering Group, and LENA Space, a disruptive rocket propulsion start-up based in the UK, have agreed to a partnership to develop optimized additively manufactured components for propulsion systems. These systems are used in Read More »

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Oerlikon Selected as Lead partner for European Introduction of Carbon’s 3D Printers

  Birmingham, GB, TCT-Show – 28. September 2017 – Oerlikon announced today that it has been selected as the lead partner for the European introduction of Carbon’s 3D printers. citim, a member of the Oerlikon Group, has been chosen for installation of Carbon’s SpeedCell™, which Read More »

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