AM in Aerospace

Wohlers Talk

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

3DPrint.com

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.

Trending Sources

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

Africa Aerospace and Defence 2018: What to expect

3D Perspectives

“Unlocking Africa’s Aerospace and Defence potential”. This is the tagline of Africa Aerospace and Defence (AAD) 2018 which will take place from the 19 th to 23 rd of September at the Air Force Base Waterkloof, City of Tshwane, South Africa.

The best aerospace and automotive 3D printing applications of 2018

3D Printing Industry

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

GKN Aerospace contracted for 3D printed rocket turbines on Prometheus engine

3D Printing Industry

GKN Aerospace, a global engineering firm based in Worcestershire, UK has received a contract from Ariane Group, a joint venture of multinational aerospace companies Airbus and Safran, to develop and additively manufacture two full-scale turbines. Aerospace airbus Ariane Group GKN Aerospace Prometheus Safran Sébastien Aknouche Vulcain 2.1

Defining Aerospace 4.0 through 3D printing at Protolabs and LPW

3D Printing Industry

is a term that aerospace manufacturers gravitate towards, but what does it actually mean? Aerospace Aerospace 4.0 The fourth industrial revolution, also known as Industry 4.0 Sameer Savani, Head of Innovation and Engineering at ADS Group describes it as “the new digital technologies coming into manufacturing. Yet] there are lots of different terms for this such as smart […]. Farnborough International Airshow LPW technology Nicola Jones Sam Guest Sameer Savani

Aerospace and Defense Adopting Cloud Innovation Platforms (survey results)

Tech Clarity

How can Aerospace and Defense companies leverage the cloud to improve innovation, engineering, and manufacturing across the product lifecycle? read more » The post Aerospace and Defense Adopting Cloud Innovation Platforms (survey results) appeared first on Tech-Clarity.

GKN Aerospace cuts production time and costs with Stratasys 3D printer

3D Printing Industry

Stratasys has announced that GKN Aerospace, a UK-based global engineering firm has improved production times for tooling applications since integrating its F900 3D printer into production. Aerospace 3D printed tools F900 3D printer GKN Aerospace Stratasys Tim HopeThis printer was implemented at GKN’s Filton, South Gloucestershire manufacturing site, allowing the company to create complex parts, that would be difficult to make with traditional methods.

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

Aluminum vs. Stainless Steel Parts for Aerospace Applications

Ardel

Aluminum once made up the bulk of the material used in aerospace applications. Composite materials, carbon-reinforced polymers, and honeycomb materials are increasingly seeing usage across the aerospace industry because of the demand for lighter-weight aircraft.

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

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

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).

SAE International Releases New Standards for Aerospace 3D Printing

3DPrint.com

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.

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.

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

3DPrint.com

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.

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.

The World Stage for Aerospace Innovation

3D Perspectives

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.

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.

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.

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

Africa Aerospace and Defence 2018: What to expect

3D Perspectives

“Unlocking Africa’s Aerospace and Defence potential”. This is the tagline of Africa Aerospace and Defence (AAD) 2018 which will take place from the 19 th to 23 rd of September at the Air Force Base Waterkloof, City of Tshwane, South Africa.

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

3DPrint.com

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.

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

Innovate UK grants £6M to national aerospace additive manufacturing project

3D Printing Industry

With the contribution of several regional research institutions and global organizations, OAAM is an initiative set to provide the UK aerospace sector with large scale metal 3D printed components. Aerospace autodesk DED Glenalmond Group Innovate UK Isotek Oil & Gas Ltd. Independent research and technology organisation TWI, also known as The Welding Institute, has announced that it will lead the Open Architecture Additive Manufacturing (OAAM) project.

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

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

3DPrint.com

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.

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.

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.

Arconic announces multiple aerospace deals, Lockheed Martin joint development agreement

3D Printing Industry

3D printing news about the aerospace sector is set to dominate the agenda this week as the Farnborough International Airshow gets underway. Aerospace arconic ARCONIC-THOR Boeing Farnborough International Airshow Jeremy Halford Lockheed Martin Ray Kilmer Rod Makoske Tim MyersGE Additive and GKN have already made announcements, and now a batch of news from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania based Arconic has just been announced.

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.

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.,

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

Rostec allocates $44.5 million to introduce additive manufacturing to Russian aerospace

3D Printing Industry

Aerospace Center for Additive Technologies KRET Rostec Russian Helicopters Technodinamics V.V. Russian state-owned industrial technology holding conglomerate Rostec is allocating $44.5 million (?3 3 billion) to the development of a specialist additive manufacturing technology center. Named after a celebrated inventor and nitrogen chemistry specialist, the V.V.

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.

Inside aerospace additive manufacturing certification at Farnborough Airshow 2018

3D Printing Industry

As a high-value, and heavily standardized industry, certification of course is one of the main preoccupations when considering 3D printing in aerospace. Aerospace CalRAM carpenter Carpenter Technology Farnborough Airshow Ivan Madera Ken Davis Morf3D Nick Meyer norsk titanium

Siemens test 3D printed superalloy parts for gas turbine aerospace engine

3D Printing Industry

Aerospace Armin Truebel DLE pre-mixer SGT-A05 gas turbine Siemens Vladimir NavrotskySiemens has successfully 3D printed and engine tested a complex combustion component for its aeroderivative gas turbine, the SGT-A05. The dry low emission (DLE) pre-mixer, also known as a burner chamber or flame holder, was produced using Siemens’ printable nickel-based superalloys. As a result of the engine tests, the 3D printed DLE pre-mixer demonstrated the […].

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 […].

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