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GE Goes Big for Additive Manufacturing – One Cubic Meter to Be Exact

Posted on June 28th, 2017 by in New Materials & Applications

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Image by Airbus via GE Reports

In another first from the Paris Air Show, GE is upping the ante when it comes to direct laser sintering additive manufacturing by previewing a technology demonstrator machine dubbed “ATLAS”. In development for the last two years and setting a new record for volumetric capacity, the new machine extends potential application of additive manufacturing to companies in the aerospace, automotive, power, and oil and gas industries. Continue reading “GE Goes Big for Additive Manufacturing – One Cubic Meter to Be Exact” »

The Light Turns On for GE in 3D Metal Printing

Posted on September 14th, 2016 by in New Materials & Applications

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Image by Praxair, Inc. via YouTube

GE transitions further from practitioner to supplier in additive manufacturing, announcing plans to acquire equipment manufacturers Arcam AB and SLM Solutions Group AG for $1.4 billion. Continue reading “The Light Turns On for GE in 3D Metal Printing” »