AM in Aerospace

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The world of additive manufacturing is experiencing an interesting time in the aerospace industry. Many aerospace companies are currently qualifying AM processes and materials and certifying designs at an unprecedented pace.

Aerospace Mega Trends Driving 3D Printer Usage

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Aerospace mega trends that should drive 3D printer usage in the aerospace industry include 1. 3D Printing Aerospace 3D Printing Business 3d printed aerospace applications 3d printed aerospace components 3d printing for aerospace 3D printing tax credits aerospace 3d printing Aerospace industry Industry 4.0 forward momentum from 3D print success; 2. large increases in US defense budgets; 3. original equipment.

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Aerospace and Additive Manufacturing

Rapid Prototyping News UK

Following the publication of our successful AM and aerospace infographic, we have now created a video version. This infographic shows some of the products which 3T RPD has made for companies in the aerospace industry. Design & Manufacture Additive manufacture Aerospace

Key challenges facing the Aerospace and Defense sector

3D Perspectives

In my role as Sales Director for Aerospace and Defense in the UK for Dassault Systemes, I wanted to share some of my perspectives on Aerospace. New technologies are accelerating innovation while significantly dropping the barriers to entry into the aerospace market.

SAE International Releases New Standards for Aerospace 3D Printing

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3D Printing Aerospace 3D Printing Business 3d printing standards additive manufacturing standards Aerospace Material Specification Committee on Additive Manufacturing Aerospace Material Specifications faa federal aviation administration SAE InternationalAdditive manufacturing might not be brand new anymore, but it’s still new enough that for many industries, standards are still in development.

Technology Trend Setters and Innovators in Aerospace: What Do They Have in Common?

3D Perspectives

As the growth of the aerospace and defense industry continues, the number of non-traditional players also seems to be growing. The synergy that this environment creates, coupled with the latest technology, accelerates aerospace companies’ ability to innovate.

SAE International Issues Four New Aerospace Additive Manufacturing Technical Standards

Additive Manufacturing

AMS7002 : Process Requirements for Production of Metal Powder Feedstock for Use in Additive Manufacturing of Aerospace Parts. To learn more about SAE International aerospace standards, visit [link]. WARRENDALE, PA.,

Five Questions to Ask to Improve Your Aerospace Business

3D Perspectives

Aerospace companies strive to improve performance while managing growing program complexity (more complex systems, and an extended supply chain) while facing more competition than ever before. To grow their business, aerospace companies must find new revenue streams and markets.

Honeywell approves Sintavia to 3D print metal aerospace components

3D Printing Industry

Metal additive manufacturing company Sintavia has announced that it has been approved to manufacture components for Honeywell Aerospace using powder bed fusion, becoming the first Tier One additive manufacturer to occupy such a role. Honeywell Aerospace, which has previously entered into 3D printing R&D contracts with Sigma Labs and 3D Systems, granted Sintavia approval following […]. Aerospace Brian R. Neff GE honeywell aerospace PBF Sintavia TPE331 APU turboshaf

Metal 3D Printing in the Aerospace Industry -- A Few Questions For: Formalloy

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Last month, the agenda was announced for next week’s Inside 3D Printing San Diego event, hosted by global events producer Rising Media. It will be held at the San Diego Convention Center this. View the entire article via our website.

How 3D Systems addresses the needs of aerospace with additive manufacturing

Leslie's Blog

Here’s a look at what 3D Systems offers in terms of additive manufacturing for aerospace applications. Bryan Hodgson, aerospace applications at 3D Systems, explains 3D Expert and how it contributes to 3D printing. 3D Printers Aerospace Leslie's blog 3dSystems

SAE International publishes standards for aerospace-grade metal 3D printing

3D Printing Industry

Aerospace David Alexander Federal Aviation Administration Laser Powder Bed Fusion PBF SAE InternationalGlobal engineering standards association SAE International has issued four new standards relating to laser powder bed fusion (LPBF) powered additive manufacturing. The LPBF documents are specially designed to support the certification of metal 3D printed parts for use in aircraft and space exploration vehicles, and are officially supported by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).

STELIA Aerospace use WAAM build an airplane fuselage

3D Printing Industry

In a challenging demonstration of Wire Arc Additive Manufacturing (WAAM), French aerostructure manufacturer STELIA Aerospace has made aluminum panels that can be used to build an airplane fuselage. Aerospace airplane fuselage Cédric Gautier Centrale Nantes Constellium CT Ingenierie FAST project fuselage Project DEFACTO STELIA STELIA Aerospace topology optimization WAAM wire-arc additive manufacturing

BigRep and Etihad to define aerospace additive manufacturing roadmap

3D Printing Industry

Large scale industrial additive manufacturing 3D printer provider BigRep is teaming up with Etihad Airways Engineering to develop an additive manufacturing roadmap for the aerospace industry. Aerospace aviation basf Berhard Randerath BigRep EASA Etihad Etihad Airways Etihad Airways Engineering FAA Stephan Beyer

Streamlining the Aerospace industry with the MTC’s AM digital learning factory and the DRAMA Project

3D Printing Industry

According to the UK’s Aerospace Technology Institute (ATI), additive manufacturing faces three major challenges; ensuring that processes are accurate and repeatable, enabling a system level design specifically for AM and streamlining the route to certification for AM components.

Horizon Additive Manufacturing Leverages 3D Printing for Better Production of Aerospace Components

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3D Printing Aerospace 3D Printing Business 3d printed aerospace components 3d printed aerospace parts aerospace components Aerospace Technology Institute autodesk GKN aerospace Horizon Additive Manufacturing Renishaw university of sheffield University of WarwickFrom model airplanes to drones to jets and rockets, you may be amazed to find out how many aircraft are flying today with 3D printed parts. And this trend will only continue to increase, propelled.

Additive Materials for Aerospace

Studio Fathom

Additive manufacturing has become more widely used in the aerospace industry, being a proven fabrication method for lightweighting and part unification. blog 3d printing additive aerospace applications composites nylon

Why Additive Manufacturing Works for the Aerospace Industry

3D Perspectives

The aerospace industry is leading innovation in additive manufacturing on several fronts, including applications, materials, processes and design. Aerospace & Defense additive manufacturing aerospace & defense compositesBy Catherine Bolgar.

3D Printing and Aerospace Industry Technology Overview 2015

DIY 3D Printing

Here is the overview of the latest developments in high-tech 3d printing for aerospace industry. aircraft industrial manufacturing space stratasys

GKN Aerospace flies 3D printed optical ice detector probe

3D Printing Industry

British company GKN Aerospace has announced successful flight testing of a 3D printed titanium optical ice detector (OID) probe. Aerospace 3D printed sensor Atmospheric Research Aircraft Cranfield FAAM Facility for Airborne Atmospheric Measurements GKN GKN Aerospace ice detector Ice protection system optical ice detector Russ Dunn sensorThe 3D printed probe was tested.

SME Announces Keynote Speakers for RAPID + TCT: 3D Printing in Sports, Aerospace, Medicine, The Future

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Nonprofit organization SME, which supports the manufacturing industry, has spent months getting ready for the 2018 RAPID + TCT Conference, which begins this Monday, April 23, in Fort Worth, Texas. View the entire article via our website.

Aeromet receives crucial funding to advance new A20X aerospace-grade additive material

3D Printing Industry

Aeromet International Ltd, is a UK-based manufacturer of aluminum and cast metal parts for aerospace and defense industries. The UK’s National Aerospace Technology Exploitation Programme (NATEP) has just awarded funding […]. Materials A20X Aeromet airbus Martin McMahon National Aerospace Technology Exploitation Programme Paul Murray Phoenix Scientific Industries Renishaw Rolls Royce

Sintavia is the First Company to Receive Approval to 3D Print Production Parts for Honeywell Aerospace

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Due to the design complexity that 3D printing offers, the technology has found use in many aerospace applications. 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Aerospace 3D Printing Business Metal 3D Printing aerospace metal 3D printing agreement Honeywell Aerospace OEM powder bed fusion production printing SintaviaAll kinds of aircraft today, from drones to jets and rockets, use 3D printed parts. View the entire article via our website.

From Aerospace to Jewelry, Metal 3D Printing Is Hot

Shapeways Blog

The aerospace, marine, and medical industries are taking advantage of the weight, time, and cost savings of 3D printing in titanium, nickel alloys, and steel. The post From Aerospace to Jewelry, Metal 3D Printing Is Hot appeared first on Shapeways Magazine.

A Busy Week for GKN Aerospace: Agreements for Metal Additive Manufacturing, Testing 3D Printed Components

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It’s been a news-heavy week for several companies, and GKN Aerospace is no exception. This week, the company announced that it has signed a five-year research agreement with Oak Ridge National. View the entire article via our website.

French aerospace manufacturers Safran expand into new frontiers

3D Printing Industry

In 2015, a three-part collaboration between the Australian Amaero Engineering, Monash University, and French aerospace component manufacturers Safran Power Units (EPA:SAF) presented a 3D printed. Aerospace aerospace airbus Amaero Amaero engineering australia Europe Jet Engine jets Monash University rockets Safran Safran group Safran Power Units Space

GKN Aerospace partners with Oak Ridge National Laboratory for large-scale additive manufacturing

3D Printing Industry

The aerospace arm of British multinational GKN has signed an agreement with US research facility Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL). Aerospace 3D printing aerospace GKN GKN Aerospace GKN Oak Ridge National Laboratory Laser Metal Deposition LMD LMD-w Oak Ridge National Laboratory ORNLAs reported by Aviation Week, the.

Learning from Nature Fuels Aerospace Innovation

3D Perspectives

If we want aerospace vehicles to improve, we can say, ‘Insects can do it—so why can’t we?’”. We can ask, ‘How do insects fly—and can we transfer their approach into aerospace vehicles?” Airbus has developed an aerospace surface with “riblets” that resemble shark skin.

Aerospace 3D Printing Pioneers Join Forces as Premium AEROTEC Acquires APWORKS

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3D Printing Aerospace 3D Printing Business Metal 3D Printing 3d printed aerospace applications 3d printing acquisition aerospace 3d printing Aerotech airbus Airbus APWorks APWorks premium aerotecAPWORKS is an expert in metal 3D printing, and has been involved with initiatives and partnerships all over the industry. Until now, APWORKS has been a subsidiary of Airbus, itself a frequent user of. View the entire article via our website.

Concept Laser forms aerospace additive manufacturing alliance with Lauak

3D Printing Industry

Aerospace airplanes assembly Concept Laser Frank Herzog lasercusing Lauak Mikel CharrittonGE owned metal 3D printer company Concept Laser has signed a letter of intent with French aeronautical company Lauak. The alliance sees Lauak investing in.

3D Printing for Aerospace & Industry: OPM Commercially Launches New Nickel-Plated OXFAB-Ni

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3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Aerospace 3D Printing advanced materials aerospace-grade aluminum alloy aluminum alloy commercial launch nickel nickel-based 3d print OPM OPM Aerospace & Industrial OXFAB OXFAB-Ni Oxford Performance Materials OXPEKK PEKK Polyetherketoneketone (PEKK Additive manufacturing company Oxford Performance Materials (OPM), based in Connecticut, is a leader in both high performance additive manufacturing (HPAM) and advanced materials science.

BAE Systems Signs Aerospace Additive Manufacturing Partnership with ASCO Industries

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3D Printing Aerospace 3D Printing Business airbus Alenia Aermacchi ASCO Industries bae systems belgium Eurofighter Typhoon industry partnerships leonardoThe Eurofighter Typhoon is the most advanced swing-role combat aircraft in the world and is manufactured by a consortium of companies including Alenia Aermacchi (now Leonardo), BAE Systems and. View the entire article via our website.

3D Demonstrators Designed for Bigger, Lighter Auto and Aerospace Parts

Stratasys Blog for a 3D World

The Stratasys Infinite-Build 3D Demonstrator is designed to address the requirements of aerospace, automotive and other industries for large, lightweight, thermoplastic parts with repeatable mechanical properties. Aerospace and Defense Automotive

FITNIK Joint Venture Launches Operations to Open Up Russian 3D Printing Market in Aerospace Industry

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The worldwide aerospace industry has been taking off in terms of its adoption of 3D printing – the technology can be used to make aircraft components more repeatable, and lightweight, which is. 3D Printing Aerospace 3D Printing Business 3D printing aircraft 3D printing aviation 3d printing business news aerospace 3d printing FIT Additive Manufacturing Group FIT AG FITNIK germany joint venture NIK Ltd.

Norsk Titanium Shakes Up Aerospace Industry with Latest Announcement

3D Printing Industry

Aerospace aerospace MERKE IV norsk titaniumAs reported by 3D Printing Industry last week, Norsk Titanium (NTi) have made a major announcement today. The Norwegian additive manufacturing company has officially announced New York State's and SUNY.

Dassault Systèmes' 3DEXPERIENCE Soars with Billion-Dollar Boeing Partnership, Educational Adoption for Tomorrow's Aerospace Workforce

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In 1986, aviation powerhouse Boeing turned to CATIA software from Dassault Systèmes for the design and manufacture of new airplanes. A few decades on, 3D technologies have become a staple tool in. View the entire article via our website.

Cranfield opens £35m future aerospace facility with the power of WAAM

3D Printing Industry

Cranfield University, located in Bedfordshire, UK, has just opened a £35 million Aerospace Integration Research Centre (AIRC) center to boost the UK’s growing flight design and engineering ecosystem. The facility features an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) laboratory; a virtual wind tunnel; a Fanuc robotic arm and more tools, including confirmed work by the university’s large-scale metal […].

Groupe Meloche to carry out additive manufacturing projects for big names in aerospace

3D Printing Industry

Aerospace Cyrille Chanal FusiA Impression 3D Métal Groupe Meloche Hugue Meloche industry 4.0Canada’s Groupe Meloche, an OEM aircraft and aerostructure component supplier, has signed a 3D printing partnership agreement with French metal additive specialist FusiA Impression 3D Métal.

Aerospace and Additive Manufacturing: Past, Present and Future [WEBINAR]

Stratasys

Join Stratasys Direct Manufacturing and Society of Manufacturing Engineer’s publication Manufacturing Engineering for an additive manufacturing webinar to get up to speed on the latest developments in additive manufacturing applications for aerospace.

Stratasys unveils aerospace certification solution and technical partnership with Boom Supersonic

3D Printing Industry

Minnesota-based 3D printing company, Stratasys has announced a new aerospace 3D printing certification solution. Aerospace Fortus 900mc Fortus 900mc Aircraft Interiors Certification Solution Fortus 900mc Production 3D Printer National Center for Advanced Materials Performance National Institute of Aviation Research NCAMP NIAR Paris Air Show Stratasys Stratasys aerospace ULTEM ULTEM 9085 University of Wichita