GE Arcam Avio

Avio Aero

GE Aviation has invested in 17 additional Arcam EBM A2X systems and 10 Spectra H platforms, GE Additive has announced at Paris Air Show. Read more


Thermwood boeing tool


Boeing and Thermwood Corporation have teamed up to develop a large, single-piece tool for the aerospace giant’s 777X program by harnessing 3D printing technology. Read more


Norsk Titanium's Plattsburgh, New York Development and Qualification Center (PDQC) begins qualified production under Boeing contract. Read more


Boeing 777 dreamliner

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Boeing and Oerlikon are to collaborate to develop standard materials and processes for the additive manufacturing of structural titanium aerospace components. Read more


3Diligent has released its Complete Guide to Metal 3D Printing, a comprehensive assessment of current and future trends in metal 3D printing. Read more

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Group Editor, Daniel O'Connor investigates what it means to get aerospace certification in the additive manufacturing industry. Read more


Norsk Titanium, a supplier of aerospace-grade additive manufactured structural components, has announced the closure of a significant investment from Triangle Holdings LP. Read more


3D Systems has announced the arrival of John J. Tracy, formerly of Boeing, to the company’s Board of Directors as the company steps up its commitment to serving the aerospace industry. Read more



Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre with Boeing

The Design and Prototyping Group of the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) with Boeing has developed what it believes to be a game-changing hybrid 3D printing process. Read more


Boeing has placed a production purchase order with Norsk Titanium for 3D printed structural titanium components. The parts, which are being produced with Norsk's Rapid Plasma Deposition process, will be used on the 787 Dreamliner. Read more

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Airbus A350

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Additive manufacturing solutions company, Stratasys has announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with SIA Engineering Company Limited. Read more


Solvay has been providing OPM with highly innovative AM lightweighting products. The partnership has allowed OPM to accelerate the development and manufacture of components for its ambitious low-Earth orbit aerospace project at Boeing. Read more


OMP Boeing Company OXFAB part

Oxford Performance Materials

High performance additive manufacturing company, Oxford Performance Materials has announced a second round of strategic investment from Hexcel Corporation worth $10 million. OPM initially received financial backing from Hexcel in the summer of 2016. Read more


Metal additive manufacturing and 3D software specialist, Sigma Labs has signed a commercial agreement with Pratt & Whitney, a manufacturer in the aerospace and defence sectors. Pratt & Whitney will utilise Sigma Labs’ PrintRite3D software. Read more


Assistant Editor, Laura Griffiths reports on a trip to Stratasys’ HQ in Minneapolis where the additive manufacturing pioneer demonstrated how it’s shaping the future of FDM. Read more

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At AMUG 2016, Boeing surprised attendees with a talk in the medical track about how their 3D printing knowledge was used to help a non-profit manufacture free assistive devices. Read more


Brett Lyons, The Boeing Company, and Patrick Warner, Lotus F1 Team, talk additive material developments in the motorsport and aerospace sectors at TCT Show + Personalize. Read more

TCT Conference @ Formnext

Engineers from the University of Sheffield’s Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) with Boeing are using digital measuring techniques to help archaeologists preserve historically important sites from the Middle Ages. Read more


Boeing files patent to support the 3D printing of replacement parts for aircraft as its revealed there are currently around 20,000 3D printed parts on board the company's fleet. Read more


Boeing 777

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This year's TCT Show + Personalize promises to represent additive manufacturing and its applications in the aerospace sector, with major industry players already registered to attend. Read more