LPW’s US Operation Achieves AS 9120A

  11 January, 2017: Runcorn, UK: LPW Technology, the market leader in the development, processing and supply of high quality metal powders for the Additive Manufacturing (AM) industry, continues to extend its quality assurance standards.  LPW Technology, Inc., the company’s US operation located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Read More »

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Wolfmet Tungsten Alloys Announces New 3D Additive Manufacturing Capability

Selective Laser Melting enhances service offering to nuclear imaging sector, resulting in more accurate and effective tungsten collimators Wolfmet Tungsten Alloys (Wolfmet) today announced the launch of its new Selective Laser Melting (SLM) capability (patent pending). SLM will enable the company to produce pure tungsten Read More »

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LLNL Researchers Develop Efficient Approach to Manufacture 3D Metal Parts

  LIVERMORE, Calif. – Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory researchers have developed a new and more efficient approach to a challenging problem in additive manufacturing– using selective laser melting, namely, the selection of appropriate process parameters that result in parts with desired properties. Selective laser melting Read More »

Direct metal laser melting (DMLM) machine in action: A laser fuses metal powder to form one of many successive layers that will form the final manufactured part. (Photo courtesy of LLNL)

Trailblazing Technology: MTU Aero Engines Produces Parts by Additive Manufacturing

by MTU Borescope bosses for A320neo Geared TurbofanTM are made by selective laser melting Munich, March 13, 2014 – Additive manufacturing technology is rapidly spreading from one industry sector to the next. In the field of aero engine construction, Munich-based MTU Aero Engines has achieved Read More »

MTU Selective Laser Melting (Photo courtesy of MTU)