GE Receives Air Force Airworthiness Qualification in Under a Year for First Metal 3D-Printed, Critical Jet Engine Part

Pathfinder with the USAF’s Propulsion Directorate and Rapid Sustainment Office (RSO) gathers momentum as it establishes its own qualification path for additively manufactured metal parts Cincinnati, OH, June 8, 2021 – GE Aviation has received Engineering Change Proposal (ECP) approval from the US Air Force Read More »

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GE Aviation and GE Additive Engineers Have Switched Four Existing Parts from Castings to Metal 3D Printing— Potential for Hundreds More

Additive Manufacturing Can Compete with Casting on Cost Alone Cincinnati, OH, May 6, 2021 – Most manufacturers would never dream of switching from an investment cast part to one made by additive manufacturing, especially if they already had paid for the casting mold. Yet that Read More »

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US Air Force and GE’s Collaboration on Metal Additive Reaches First Technology Milestone with 3D Printed Sump Cover for F110 Engine

Program with Air Force’s Rapid Sustainment Office aims to accelerate adoption of metal additive technologies to improve readiness, sustainment and de-risk spare parts supply chain CINCINNATI, OH, May 15, 2020 – In mid-2019, GE Additive and GE Aviation approached the US Air Force to propose Read More »

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HI-AM Network – At the Forefront of Tangible Breakthroughs in AM Capabilities and Processes

  The Holistic Innovation in Additive Manufacturing (HI-AM) Network has been formed to develop innovative solutions to address fundamental challenges with metal additive manufacturing (AM). With major investment from Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) and Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI), the Read More »

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America Makes Announces Awardees of Directed Project Opportunity on Advancing Additive Manufacturing Post-Processing Techniques

Goal is to Improve Process Control for Qualifying Complex Parts and Reduce Costs Youngstown, Ohio — December 18, 2018. America Makes is proud to announce the awardees of a Directed Project Opportunity on advancing additive manufacturing (AM) post-processing techniques (AAPT), funded by the Air Force Read More »

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GE Completes Proposal Submission for U.S. Army’s Improved Turbine Engine Program

  LYNN, Massachusetts – July 17, 2018 – GE Aviation submitted its Improved Turbine Engine Program (ITEP) technical proposal last month, which is the second and final phase of its Engineering and Manufacturing Development (EMD) proposal to the U.S. Army. GE is offering its T901-GE-900 engine for 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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Da Vinci Code 2.0: How 3D Printing And Digital Technologies Are Altering The Face Of Aircraft Engine Manufacturing In Italy

By Tomas Kellner and Yari Bovalino | GE Reports Feb 10, 2017 – You won’t find the Italian commune of Cameri in many tourist guides. Located on the flat and fertile plains that stretch seemingly forever between Italy’s industrial dynamos of Milan and Turin, tiny Cameri Read More »

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GE Well Positioned to Accelerate the Additive Revolution

Advancing additive as both an equipment provider and end user Building a competitive position in a fast-growing industry Developing a global network of additive capability Leveraging core strength in materials, software and product design Designing and manufacturing high-valued parts BOSTON, MA (USA) – November 15, Read More »

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GE Reaches Agreement to Acquire a 75% Stake in Concept Laser GmbH of Germany

Concept Laser is a leading global supplier of additive manufacturing equipment Agreement represents a key step in GE’s commitment to the additive revolution GE to enhance Concept Laser’s product offerings BOSTON & LICHTENFELS, Germany–October 27, 2016– (BUSINESS WIRE)– GE (NYSE: GE), the world’s leading digital Read More »

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