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Avio 3D-printed turbine blades


On this oh so apt of days possibly the world's leading aerospace company reveal a breakthrough in the 3D printing of blades that are in excess of 50% lighter than their counterparts. more

19 Aug 2014 16:55 News

$50M investment introduces unique additive manufacturing facility for the jet propulsion industry. more

28 Jul 2014 16:29 News

GE has unveiled its 10 global Open Innovation Jet Engine Design Quest Phase II finalists and welcomes the next stage of the competition. more

20 Sep 2013 15:57 Software

Bracket Challenge


GE is challenging innovators to redesign lightweight jet engine components to be 3D printed - and there's cash prizes to be won. more

11 Jun 2013 13:48 News

Jet Engine Inlet

By Tony Hisgett from Birmingham, UK (Jet Turbine Blades Uploaded by russavia), via Wikimedia Commons

3D printing has facilitated the construction of more efficient components for jet engines, making lightweight, fuel-saving aircraft. more

21 May 2013 09:47 News

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