In April 2019, the European passenger car market recorded a relatively stable performance (-0.4%), counting 1,303,787 new registrations.
A bank of powerful 3D printers linked to easy-to-use software has been built by AMRC engineers to show that the batch-printing of bespoke polymer components is an affordable option, even for smaller manufacturers who are keen to accelerate their design processes, shorten lead times and drive improvements in productivity and quality.
A promising vision in May 2017 has now reached a successful conclusion: the project “NextGenAM” will work on the development of a pilot production line for a next-generation automated “Additive Manufacturing” process for partners Premium AEROTEC, EOS, and Daimler.
Sandvik says that its board of directors has decided to initiate an internal separation of its Materials Technology business area.
Carpenter Technology Corporation (NYSE: CRS) announced the formation of its Carpenter Additive business unit.
DCU President Brian MacCraith opened the new Metal Additive Manufacturing Lab at Dublin City University. The new Aconity MINI 3D forms part of the SFI I-Form, Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre.
CECIMO, the European Association for the additive manufacturing (AM) sector, welcomes the introduction of a new classification provision for AM machines in the product nomenclature, used by more than 200 countries.
Carpenter Technology Corporation (NYSE: CRS) announced financial results for the fiscal third quarter ended March 31, 2019.
Spanish shipbuilder Navantia has signed a contract with the Ministry of Defense to construct five F-110 frigates (warships) incorporating additive manufacturing for the Spanish Navy.
Progressive Technology Ltd, Newbury, Berkshire, UK, a company specialising in CNC multi-axis machining, is using advanced modern machinery and Additive Manufacturing to manufacture complex metallic components, primarily for the Formula One (F1) market.
In March 2019, commercial vehicle registrations increased for the third consecutive month (+4.1%). With the exception of buses and coaches, all segments contributed to last month’s growth.