AM Adoption in Aerospace

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At an impressive pace, companies in the aerospace industry are building in-house capacity and expanding the number of certified suppliers in additive manufacturing. One aerospace company that asked not to be named claimed it would be flying 25 different AM designs by the end of 2018.

Top 10 3D Printing Aerospace Stories from 2018

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3D printing has played an important role in many industries over the past year, such as medical, education, and aerospace. It would take a very long time to list all of the amazing news in aerospace. View the entire article via our website.

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Origin Teams with Henkel for Aerospace-Grade 3D Printing Resin

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Ahead of Formnext 2019, 3D printing startup Origin has announced a new partnership with German chemical company Henkel, which has resulted in a new resin designed to meet aerospace fire. 3D Printing Materials Aerospace 3D Printing 3d printing resins aerospace materials Henkel Origin photopolymers

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.

Rolls-Royce to 3D print aerospace parts with SLM 500

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Rolls-Royce, a British manufacturer and distributor of power systems for aviation and automotive industries, has announced plans to 3D print aerospace parts with SLM Solutions quad-laser technology.

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Gardner Aerospace acquires FDM Digital Solutions, forming new Technology Centre

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Gardner Aerospace, a UK-based aviation OEM, has acquired FDM Digital Solutions, a Lancashire-based 3D printing solutions provider. Gardner Aerospace is breaking new ground in terms of technology,” […].

Materials Solutions achieves NADCAP accreditation for additive manufacturing in aerospace

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Materials Solutions, a Siemens business, has received accreditation from the National Aerospace and Defense Contractors Accreditation Program (NADCAP) for additive manufacturing in the aerospace sector. A reported first for a UK 3D printing company in this industry Phil Hatherley, General Manager at Materials Solutions, comments, “We knew that in order to deliver the highest quality parts for the aerospace […].

Eyes on the sky: Transforming aerospace from concept to production

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With the International Paris Air Show at Le Bourget scheduled for June 17 – 23, aerospace enthusiasts and professionals alike will be looking skyward as they eagerly anticipate news, the latest innovations and exciting announcements from this leading industry event.

Adoption of AM in Aerospace

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Companies in the aerospace industry are building in-house capacity and the number of suppliers in additive manufacturing at an impressive pace. One aerospace company that asked not to be named claimed it would be flying 25 different AM designs by the end of 2018.

BMT Aerospace and Carpenter Technology partner for 3D printing in aerospace

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Belgium-headquartered aircraft component manufacturer BMT Aerospace and Pennsylvania-based metal expert Carpenter Technology have signed a partnership to 3D print components for the aerospace industry. The project has been kickstarted with the presentation of an AM compatible design of a metal pinion, a vital part of many aerospace components including engines.

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.

Oerlikon and MT Aerospace partner to offer metal 3D printing to aerospace customers

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Oerlikon AM, the additive manufacturing branch of Swiss technology group Oerlikon has entered into a part supply partnership with Augsburg-based MT Aerospace. In this new venture, the two companies aim to bring digitization to the aerospace industry and accelerate the adoption of metal 3D printing. Steininger, Chief Executive Officer of MT Aerospace AG, said, “The […]. Aerospace Aerotech Boeing Christian Haecker european space agency Farsoon Technologies Hans J.

Interview with Scott Sevcik, VP Aerospace Stratasys, on 3D Printing for Aviation and Space

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Out of all the possible industries that are deploying more 3D printers, aerospace is probably the most exciting. 3D Printing Aerospace 3D Printing Exclusive Interviews aerospace antero aviation DSM havest PEKK sla solvay stratasys UltemBy reducing the weight of aircraft components, by iterating more, by. View the entire article via our website.

Wipro 3D and HAL partner to accelerate metal 3D printing adoption in Indian aerospace industry

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Wipro 3D, a Bangalore-based metal 3D printing service provider and consultancy firm, has signed an MoU with Indian aerospace and defence company Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL). Aerospace Ajay Parikh HAL Hindustan Aeronautics Limited Shekhar Shrivastava Wipro 3D

Additive Manufacturing Takes Flight with Marshall Aerospace

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For Marshall Aerospace and Defense Group , the time is now to take flight. And since it’s aerospace, all materials must align with the strict qualification and certification guidelines set by the industry. 3D Printing - General Aerospace 3d printing additive manufacturing

GKN Aerospace commissions Cell 2 additive manufacturing production cell at ORNL

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million agreement with Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), British multinational manufacturer GKN Aerospace has commissioned a new large scale additive manufacturing production cell. Continuing a $17.8

Tuskegee University Selected by NASA to Advance Additive Manufacturing in Aerospace

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The aerospace industry is a trendsetter when it comes to manufacturing. 3D Printing Aerospace 3D Printing 3d printed aerospace parts additive manufacturing for aerospace aerospace high-volume manufacturing airbus Bell Helicopter boeing ge grants MUREP nasa Tuskegee UniversityIt is a major industry that evolved its expertise into lighter material, efficient engines and overall safer machines. View the entire article via our website.

3D Printing Technology Transforming the Automotive and Aerospace Industry

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At present, the primary market for 3D printing includes industries manufacturing automobile and aerospace parts. With the first attempt at developing a rapid prototyping technique in 1980, 3D printing technology has come a long way.

BeAM and PFW Aerospace Work Together to Qualify 3D Printed Aerospace Component

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3D Printing Aerospace 3D Printing Business 3d printing partnerships BeAM industry partnerships Modulo 400 PFW AerospaceBeAM was founded in 2012 and is known for its Directed Energy Deposition (DED) technology. In the DED process, focused thermal energy is used to fuse materials by melting them as they are deposited. View the entire article via our website.

GKN Aerospace’s £33 million AIRLIFT and DAM programs aim to accelerate industrial additive manufacturing

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GKN Aerospace, a global engineering firm based in Worcestershire, UK, has announced that it will lead two additive manufacturing research programs designed to increase market share in the global 3D printing industry. Aerospace Aerospace Technology Institute autodesk Centre for Modelling & Simulation CFMS GKN Additive GKN Aerospace Russ Dunn Siemens Siemens Digital Industries Simon Weeks University of Sheffield

The best aerospace and automotive 3D printing applications of 2018

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Voting is close for 3D printing aerospace or automotive application of the year in our 2018 3D Printing Industry Awards. Earlier this year, we shortlisted 10 outstanding applications in aerospace and automotive as nominated by you – the most well-informed readership in the industry. Aerospace AMC Javelin Andreas Bastian autodesk Dassault systemes Formlabs GKN Aerospace Italian Volt LACAMA LACAMA Motorcycle markforged Pier 9 rocket lab Saab Siemens SpaceX WASProject

Honeywell approves Sintavia to 3D print metal aerospace components

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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

Additive Materials for Aerospace

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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

Vericor’s gas turbine to use Parker Aerospace 3D printed parts

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California’s Parker Aerospace, a manufacturer of aerospace parts, has announced that it will be 3D printing the fuel atomization nozzle and dual fuel manifold assembly for Vericor Power System’s oil field gas turbines. Aerospace 3D printed aerospace parts Electron Beam Welding Gas Turbine Fuel Systems PowerGen Division Paris Air Show Parker Aerospace Parker Hannifin Steve O’Connor TF50F gas turbine Vericor Power System

Collins Aerospace Systems to open advanced & additive manufacturing MRO center in Singapore

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Collins Aerospace Systems, one of the world’s largest aerospace and defense suppliers, has announced its intention to open an aerospace innovation hub for advanced maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) in Singapore. Aerospace Ajay Agrawal Collins Aerospace Collins Aerospace Systems Gian Yi-Hsen maintenance repair overhaul MRO National Center for Defense Manufacturing and Machining NCDMM Paula Hay Rockwell Collins United Technologies

Sintering Thermoset Composites at High Temperatures for Aerospace Applications

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3D Printing 3D Printing Materials aerospace 3d printing Carbon-fiber-filled RTM370 composite chips composites RTM370 resinIn ‘Laser Sintering of Thermoset Polyimide Composites,’ authors Kathy C. Chuang, Timothy J. Gornet, Kate Schneidu, and Hilmar Koerner explore additive manufacturing with blended materials, meant to. View the entire article via our website.

Renishaw open day: Manufacturing in Aerospace, The Direction of Travel

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This week, Renishaw hosted an open day focusing on the aerospace sector where approximately 150 guests given access to the resources at their Innovation Center in Gloucestershire. Aerospace airbus Castle Precision Engineering GKN GKN Aerospace Magnus Ekbäck Melrose Paul Maxted Paul Perera Renishaw Rolls Royce Sandvik Coromant Simon Gough-Rundle Sir David McMurtry Trevor Higgs Will Lee Yan Tiefenbrun

Gorgeous 3D Printed Metal Aerospace Part

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This is a lobed exhaust mixer, an aerospace component, which is traditionally fabricated using sheet metal. Moreover joins in sheet metal are frowned upon in aerospace components because they degrade the fatigue resistance of the part.

Rolls Royce Chooses SLM Solutions’ SLM 500 Quad-Laser for Aerospace Additive Manufacturing Processes

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3D Printers 3D Printing Aerospace 3D Printing aerospace additive manufacturing industrial 3d printing Rolls Royce 3D printing rolls-royce SLM 500 SLM Solutions Group AGRolls Royce continues their foray into additive manufacturing on an even larger scale, selecting the SLM Solutions’ SLM®500 quad-laser machine, furthering progressive production; however, these parts. View the entire article via our website.

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Precision ADM receives certification for aerospace-grade additive manufacturing

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Under the new standards, the company has been assured for consistent production, and is better positioned to provide services to the aerospace industry. Aerospace Additive Minds AS9100 Rev D EOS Ian Klassen ISO 9001:2015 Martin Petrak Precision ADM QMS Quality Management SystemsCanadian engineering and additive manufacturing service provider Precision ADM has been granted two new Quality Management System (QMS) certifications.

STELIA Aerospace use WAAM build an airplane fuselage

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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

GKN Aerospace’s first repair facility in Malaysia focused on 3D printing

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GKN Aerospace, a British aerospace supplier, has opened an aerospace-engine research and repair facility in Johor, Malaysia. Aerospace GKN Aerospace Joakim Andersson Malaysian Investment Development Authority MIDAThe new site will be the company’s first of its kind facility in the Asia-Pacific region, with a focus on the application of 3D printing in repair and research. The project is a joint effort between GKN, industry partners, […].

Additive Manufacturing for Aerospace: 3D Printing Optimized Low Pressure Turbine Blades

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3D Printing 3D printed turbines aerospace 3d printing Avio Aero GE Advanced TurbopropIn ‘Preliminary optimization of a hollow low pressure turbine blade,’ Lorenzo Abrusci presents a thesis paper exploring additive manufacturing processes for creating critical industrial components. View the entire article via our website.

APWORKS and Additive Industries advance metal 3D printing to series production in aerospace

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The goal is to advance their shared additive manufacturing capabilities to series production of certified parts for the aerospace industry. Aerospace Additive Industries airbus apworks Daan Kersten Dr. Mark Beard Joachim Zettler Jonathan Meyer MetalFab1

GKN Aerospace expands Pratt & Whitney partnership for 3D printed engine components

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British multinational manufacturer GKN Aerospace has announced the expansion of its Risk and Revenue Sharing Partnership (RRSP) with American aerospace manufacturer Pratt & Whitney at the International Paris Air Show. As a result, GKN Aerospace will utilize additive manufacturing to develop the Fabricated Fan Case Mount Ring and the Fan Spacer for the Pratt & […].

GKN Aerospace flies 3D printed optical ice detector probe

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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.

The World Stage for Aerospace Innovation

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Twitter LinkedIn The post The World Stage for Aerospace Innovation appeared first on 3D PERSPECTIVES. Aerospace & Defense Engineering Virtual Reality innovation Paris Air Show 2017Paris Air Show goers came prepared for more than just scorching hot weather.

Airbus and Sigma Labs partner to qualify metal 3D printing for aerospace

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Sigma Labs, a Santa Fe-based additive manufacturing software developer, has announced a collaboration with international aerospace company Airbus to deploy Sigma Labs’ PrintRite3D quality assurance software. Aerospace airbus In-Process Quality Assurance John Rice PrintRite3D Sigma Labs

FAA Developing Comprehensive Regulatory Plan to Deal With Aerospace Industry's Adoption of 3D Printing Technology

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One major industry that has made a point of adopting 3D printing technology for many of its projects is aerospace. Multiple US aerospace companies, and the government, have been researching, using, View the entire article via our website.

Ascent Aerospace Invests in Additive Manufacturing

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With a 10’ x 40’ fabrication area, Ascent’s LSAM machine will be the largest available in the aerospace market, allowing for both the printing and machining of a wide range of thermoplastic composite materials. Source: Ascent Aerospace.

Made In Space Relocates HQ to Florida, Bringing More Aerospace 3D Printing Jobs

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3D Printing Aerospace 3D Printing Business 3d printing business news employment expansion facility relocation Florida made in space mis outer space partnership Space FloridaSilicon Valley startup Made In Space (MIS) made headlines when it became the first commercial company to 3D print an object in zero gravity back in 2014, and has kept. The post Made In Space. View the entire article via our website.

BigRep and Etihad to define aerospace additive manufacturing roadmap

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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

Italian researchers strengthen the aerospace part qualification process

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Italian researchers have published research that describes a method to improve the aerospace part validation process. 3D printing metal aerospace parts In such applications, the titanium alloy, Ti-6Al-4V, is a common material. Research A350 aerospace metal bracket Federal Aviation Administration G. The part qualification method was tested on a 3D printed metal bracket used in satellites.