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.

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.

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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

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.

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.

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

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 Latest Design Tech From the Aerospace and Automotive Sectors

Modern Tech

But the automotive industry isn't the only industry that has benefits, such as aerospace. Tulip Automotive Aerospace Industry 3D CAD SOLIDWORKS

3D Printing and Aerospace Industry Technology Overview 2015

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

GKN Aerospace Opens New Center of Excellence to Focus on Industry 4.0 Technologies

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Today, GKN Aerospace announced that it is opening a new Global Technology Center in the United Kingdom. The center is being funded by a £17m commitment from GKN Aerospace and a £15m commitment from. 3D Printing Aerospace 3D Printing Business GKN aerospace Global Technology Center Industry 4.0View the entire article via our website.

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.

Five Questions to Ask to Improve Your Aerospace Business

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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.

Lockheed Martin Receives Contract to Further Develop 3D Printing for Aerospace Manufacturing

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Aerospace company Lockheed Martin, the world’s largest defense contractor, has become a prominent user of 3D printing. 3D Printing Aerospace 3D Printing Business artificial intelligence Lockheed Martin missiles Office of Naval ResearchIts 3D printed innovations include propulsion tanks and parts for. View the entire article via our website.

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.

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.

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

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

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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

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, […].

Researchers Qualify 3D Printed Aerospace Brackets and use Thermoelastic Stress Analysis for Testing

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3D printed aerospace brackets made from titanium alloys are becoming more common in the design of spacecraft and satellites. Any aerospace component, however, cannot just be 3D printed and stuck onto. 3D Printing Aerospace 3D Printing Science & Technology 3d printed aerospace components 3D printed satellite bracket 3D printed titanium components Thermoelastic Stress Analysis

Learning from Nature Fuels Aerospace Innovation

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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.

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.

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.

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

Aerospace and Defense Opening Up To The Cloud (Video)

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Are Aerospace and Defense companies open to using the cloud? read more » The post Aerospace and Defense Opening Up To The Cloud (Video) appeared first on Tech-Clarity.

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.

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.

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.

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

5 Potential Future Applications of 3D Printing Within the Aerospace Industry

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Like many industries, the aerospace industry is increasingly adopting 3D printing and rapid prototyping technologies to develop aircraft parts in the pursuit of trimming down manufacturing costs.

How a CT scan and Additive Manufacturing improve the aerospace industry?

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The post How a CT scan and Additive Manufacturing improve the aerospace industry? We already had a few examples of how 3D printing is use […]. appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

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.

Defining Aerospace 4.0 through 3D printing at Protolabs and LPW

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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

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

Carpenter additive manufacturing facility receives aerospace quality certification

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Carpenter Technology Corporation, a Pennsylvania-headquartered manufacturer of premium specialty metals alloys and powders, has announced that its additive manufacturing production facility, CalRAM received Aerospace Standard 9100 Revision D (AS9100 Rev D) certification for its quality management system. Aerospace Aerospace Standard 9100 Revision D AS9100 D CalRAM carpenter Carpenter Technology Corporation GE Additive Manufacturing Partner Network Stephen Peskosky Tony Thene

Why Additive Manufacturing Works for the Aerospace Industry

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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.

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.,

U.S. becomes hot spot for aerospace manufacturing

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Reuters) – The aerospace industry is shifting more manufacturing investment to the United States after a decade in which production jobs in the sector flowed to China and other emerging economies, according to a new study. Manufacturing News aerospace Made in America reshoring

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.

Africa Aerospace and Defence 2018: What to expect

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“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.

3D Printed Aircraft Fuselages? Constellium, STELIA Aerospace & CT INGENIERIE Partner

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Based in Amsterdam, Constellium (NYSE:CSTM) is a global corporate player with nearly 8,800 employees whose activities stretch across industries such as aerospace, automotive and packaging, but the common thread among all their divisions is aluminum... View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Business 3d printed aerospace applications 3d printed fuselage AM research Constellium cstm CT INGENIERIE STELIA Aerospace

PFW and BeAM partner to industrialize Directed Energy Deposition in the aerospace industry

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PFW Aerospace, a German airplane components manufacturer, has partnered with BeAM, a Strasbourg-based 3D printer manufacturer, to industrialize aerospace parts additively manufactured using Directed Energy Deposition (DED) technology. Furthermore, the collaboration also seeks to qualify a titanium aerospace component made with DED. Aerospace Beam DED Directed Energy Deposition Formnext FORMNEXT 2018 Modulo 400 PFW Aerospace

From Aerospace to Jewelry, Metal 3D Printing Is Hot

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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.

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

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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).