MAY 4, 2016 A giant facility full of machinery capable of producing almost anything a creator dreams up, with a personalized robot to boot; GE’s new Advanced Manufacturing Works sounds rather like a futuristic Willy Wonka’s Chocolate Factory. However, with $75 million worth of investment behind its creation, this gargantuan workshop is designed to create ..
4/26/16 – These and many other insights are from the Price Waterhouse Coopers (PwC) and Manufacturing Institute report published this month 3D Printing comes of age in US industrial manufacturing. You can download the report here (10 pp., PDF). 71.1% of manufacturers have currently adopted 3D Printing. 52% of manufacturers expect 3D Printing will be used ..
4/26/2016 (3DPrintingIndustry) German national rail giant Deutsche Bahn is making plans to 3D print spare parts for its vast army of trains in the future. Deutsche Bahn is looking to form partnerships between the established masters of 3D printing and a series of start-ups. A series of big names have have already signed up for the ..
TROY, Mich., April 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Altair, RUAG and Morf3D have recently entered a non-exclusive partnership for cooperation in advancing additive manufacturing (AM) for Aerospace applications. The partnership will address the full additive manufacturing process including design, analysis, build, test and certification. The partnership aims to offer a start-to-finish service primarily to the Aerospace industry ..
Apr 20, 2016 | By Alec It looks like European aircraft manufacturer Airbus has just reached another 3D printing milestone. Earlier this month, they received the first two LEAP-1A engines for their next-gen Airbus A320neo passenger jets, which are their first engines to feature 3D printed superalloy fuel nozzles. In part thanks to these 3D ..