Additive Manufacturing in Industry
The Additive Manufacturing Association focuses on industrial applications of additive manufacturing and the successful use of different methods. So far, the integration of the new technologies has progressed in niches. The reports of manufacturers and users provide insights into leading technologies and their applications.
Strengths of Industrial 3D Printing
19.10.2016 Applications at manufacturers of die casting machines and tools show how additive manufacturing proves its strengths exactly when conventional technology reaches its limits.
3D Printing in System and Equipment Construction
05.01.2016 Potentials of additive manufacturing in high pressure reactors for the process industry
3D Prototypes with Circuit Structures
13.06.2015 Modern 3D printing technologies and other additive manufacturing technologies simplify product development, and they facilitate completely new products. With a special variant of laser direct structuring (LDS), laser specialist LPKF Laser & Electronics AG extends their range of functions.
High-strength Aluminium Powder
29.05.2015 Toolcraft produces precision components and tools for industrial use, and since 2011, they employ the additive manufacturing technology of laser sintering.
Within Aircraft Construction, Additive Manufacturing Gains Importance
26.03.2015 3D printing of metals allows for “bionic” aircraft construction and light weight construction
Siemens: Industrial 3D Printing
For a group operating world-wide like Siemens, having a headstart in technology is a primary concern. In their Berlin laboratory, Siemens analyzes the potentials in additive manufacturing as well as their many uses. Already, examples of successful uses are arguments for the use of this new technology.
FKT: Production of Complex Metal
Mapal: Light Weight Construction and Design Scope for Tool Production ►
Hermle: Additive Manufacturing of Injection Molding Tools with a High Gloss Surface ►
Phoenix Contact: Additive Manufacturing in Tool Construction ►
Oscar Frech: Strengths of Industrial 3D Printing ►
toolcraft: 3D Printing Improves Die Casting Molds and Injection Molding Tools ►
- NASA Rockets Soon with Additively Manufactured Injection Nozzles? ►
- Krause DiMaTec: Optimal geometry of a metallic coupling lever ►
- Renishaw and Empire Cycles: First 3D Printed Bicycle Frame Made of Titanium ►
- Airbus, Concept Laser, Laserzentrum Nord: AM for aircraft industry ►
Altair: From the 3D Printer into Space ►
Materialise: Additive Manufacturing for automotive ►