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Tuesday’s marvels of engineering: new wire-based 3D printing method

Tuesday’s marvels of engineering: new wire-based 3D printing method

Researchers from the Fraunhofer Institute of Production Technology (IPT) have developed a new additive manufacturing process specifically for the production of rotational power transmitters such as drive shafts. Dubbed Express Wire Coil Cladding (EW2C), the method is intended as...
Formnext to be online this year

Formnext to be online this year

Although Formnext is fully online this year, it will still be a leading international marketplace for innovations in additive manufacturing and intelligent production, and represents an opportunity for making new business contacts this November. In...
Tuesday’s marvels of engineering: GE Aviation’s GE9X engine

Tuesday’s marvels of engineering: GE Aviation’s GE9X engine

GE Aviation reports that its GE9X engine, which contains over 300 additively manufactured parts, has been certified by the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) authorities. Said to be a key milestone in the company’s journey...
MELD produces world’s largest additively manufactured aluminium cylinder

MELD produces world’s largest additively manufactured aluminium cylinder

MELD Manufacturing Corporation, Christiansburg, Virginia, USA, reports that it has additively manufacturing a 3.05 m (10 ft) diameter aluminium cylinder,  said to demonstrate the scalability of its open-air MELD process. The size of the component...
Tuesday’s marvels of engineering: Porsche tests metal additively manufactured pistons

Tuesday’s marvels of engineering: Porsche tests metal additively manufactured pistons

Porsche, in cooperation with its partners Mahle, Stuttgart, Germany, and Trumpf, Ditizingen, Germany, recently used metal Additive Manufacturing to produce a series of aluminium pistons for the high-performance engine of its 911 flagship model,...