The aerospace industry has incorporated additive manufacturing
(AM) throughout the processes and functions; from the design concept to near-end-of-life repairs.
will have a significant impact on the future maritime value chain.
'There has been more investment capital into additive manufacturing
this year than ever before,' she commented.
Caption: Metal additive manufacturing
is now being used to produce parts with optimised structures in series
"Working with the ESA we anticipate utilising the MTC and the National Centre for Additive Manufacturing
as part of our future collaborative efforts."
Protolabs worked with Isar to tweak the design and make it more suitable for additive manufacturing
, creating wider exits to the channels to enable them to be emptied.
's ability to accelerate the design and prototyping process, without the expense of tooling, is one of its key benefits, as is the potential for part consolidation and the development of commercial components.
The emergence of additive manufacturing
technologies over the last few years in Industry has provided Military commands & defense agencies the opportunity to implement advanced 3D printing capabilities into their supply chains on a large scale that drastically reduce the manufacturing, maintenance, & sustainment costs of strategic resources & materials, with the overall goal of advancing & ensuring mission readiness.
Thermwood offers a line of dual gantry additive manufacturing
machines.The parts generated by the LSAM are printed layer by layer, and then trimmed and shaped using a CNC router.
AFS scans the horizon for the best ways to support its members and the industry, which brings us to the AFS 2018 Additive Manufacturing
for Metalcasting Conference, September 10-13, in Louisville, Kentucky.
is making an impact in many industries, and the medical world is no exception.
Lockheed Martin has used additive manufacturing
to create what it says is its largest 3D-printed space component.