SLM Solutions, a leading provider of metal based additive manufacturing technology, is to attend the Aviation Forum 2014, the conference for the strategic evolution of the aerospace value chain in association with Airbus, in Hamburg from 9th to 10th December in Congress Center Hamburg (CCH).
The Aviation Forum is a conference with an accompanying exhibition. The top management of OEMs, suppliers and airlines will network and exchange intensively on 9th and 10th December. The focus includes innovative solutions and trends in the maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) of the aviation industry through workshops and roundtables.
SLM Solutions will feature as a panellist at the event and Dr. Dieter Schwarze, Chief Scientific Officer at SLM Solutions and one of the inventors of the selective laser melting, will accompany the workshop "Maintenance, Repair, Overhaul (MRO) - Future perspectives for a business in transition!"
The company will also present its latest compact Selective Laser Melting System 125HL which produces highly complex metal components using fine metal powders from 3D CAD-data files. The extremely economical system is suitable for R&D environment as well as for small lot production areas.
"For many years, we have worked as pioneer and technology leader in the area of Selective Laser Melting systems, and invested in research and development of equipment and materials,” explained Dr. Markus Rechlin, Board chairman of SLM Solutions GmbH. “Together with partners like EADS Innovation Works, we will optimise plants and continue to create new materials to withstand even higher demands. Our systems give companies the chance to optimise their production in a more efficient and independent way."