Metal AM

Sciaky to Deliver Electron Beam Additive Manufacturing (EBAM) System to Japanese Supplier

This delivery will be the first installation of a Sciaky EBAM system in the Asia-Pacific region.

RAM3D Opens New Zealand Facility

RAM3D, a collaborator with Renishaw, is using metal additive manufacturing equipment at this site.

Laser Optimization Helps Brings AM to the Next Level

A new productivity-boosting technology, called parallel mode, redefines metal 3D printer process speed.

Norsk Titanium's Rapid Plasma Deposition Delivers Airbus Test Parts

The titanium sample parts are currently undergoing engineering analysis.

Design Enhancements for Conformal-Cooled Insert Leverage 3D Printing Capabilities

A collaborative mold project reveals that the value of 3D printing isn’t in the process, it’s in the products.

Staying Focused on the Promise of AM

For this company, realizing that promise is a long-term undertaking. In the short term, it involves sometimes saying no.

U.S. Naval Research Laboratory Adds Concept Laser Metal 3D Printing

The lab has added a powder-bed machine that will print in stainless steel.

Milacron Partners with Linear AMS to Provide Conformal Cooling Solutions

Linear AMS will provide metal 3D-printed mold components as part of a Milacron product line.

Oerlikon Expands AM Research & Development, Production Capacity in the United States

A new facility in North Carolina will offer R&D services and more.

Does Additive Manufacturing Make Sense in a “Subtractive” Machine Shop?

Definitely yes, says this shop—a metal additive part is almost always a machined part as well, and an established machine shop is perhaps the best business to realize AM’s promise for production.

Optomec Partners with Tongtai to Deliver Hybrid Additive Manufacturing Machines

Under the agreement, Tongtai will integrate Optomec technology into a line of five-axis machining centers.

SLM 280 2.0 Supports Multiple Laser Configurations

The metal 3D printer builds on the first generation from SLM Solutions.