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Posted on August 23rd, 2017 by Ken Klapproth in New Materials & ApplicationsSupply chains can make or break a company, but supply lines can win or lose a war and have untold costs in human lives. The U.S. Marines are testing advanced in situ manufacturing technology to manufacture spare parts in theater, getting them back to the fight faster. Continue reading “Marines Assess Battlefield Additive Manufacturing” »
Posted on April 18th, 2016 by Ken Klapproth in Chemical Manufacturing ExcellenceIs it the FDA or the drug manufacturers who are late to the party for continuous manufacturing? Continue reading “Continuous Epiphany for Pharma” »
Posted on April 11th, 2016 by Ken Klapproth in New Materials & Applications
Alcoa is helping Airbus take to the skies, transforming powdered titanium to aerospace parts using 3DP. Continue reading “Innovation in Alloy <i>AND</i> Form” »
Posted on April 4th, 2016 by Ken Klapproth in New Materials & Applications
Saving pennies on material costs often makes sense in high volume products, but could cost Takata up to $24 billion. Continue reading “Penny Wise, Billions Foolish” »