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Will Hasting

AM Poised to Transform Aviation MRO Industry

October 22, 2021
Big things are happening in the aviation maintenance, repair and operations (MRO) market: the first industry-wide material allowables for metal additive manufacturing (AM) parts are anticipated to be released this autumn.
Will Hasting
By Will Hasting Director of Aviation and Power Turbine Solutions, Velo3D
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Stratasys Creates 3D Printed Display Pieces for Exhibition

October 21, 2021
Stratasys Ltd. in collaboration with the design team at Paisley Park in Chanhassen, Minn., has created a custom set of 3D-printed display pieces to showcase Prince’s expansive shoe collection in a new Paisley Park exhibit.
By Stratasys Press Release
Rick White

Advanced Data Collection Methods Build Resilience

October 21, 2021
Embracing the digital transformation is key to growing out of volatility during this recovery period—and the defense industry’s success with Quality 4.0 tech proves how they support resilience in the face of uncertainty.
Rick White
By Rick White CEO, Capture 3D
ExOne customer FreeFORM Technologies used binder jet 3D printing technology to produce this 17-4 PH stainless steel end-of-arm tooling solution for a high-volume automotive supplier.

Printer Builder ExOne Loves Toolmaking

October 19, 2021
It’s an exciting time for binder jetting, with new applications emerging rapidly.
By SME Media Staff
Adam Steltzner is chief engineer, NASA/ESA Mars Sample Return Campaign, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory. He spoke at WESTEC 2013 about the engineering challenges involved in landing spacecraft on Mars.

Smart Manufacturing Takeaways From NASA’s Latest Trip to Mars

October 19, 2021
NASA landed another rover on Mars in February, thanks in part to the work and leadership of Adam Steltzner. SME’s Smart Manufacturing interviewed him shortly thereafter.
By Karen Haywood Queen Contributing Editor, SME Media
When it comes to turbine blade repair, DED is the go-to solution. This helps explain why Optomec has installed nearly 100 machines for this application, with more than 10 million blades repaired thus far.

Directed energy deposition shapes the future of additive

October 18, 2021
When it comes to turbine blade repair, directed energy deposition is the go-to solution. This helps explain why Optomec has installed nearly 100 machines for this application, with more than 10 million blades repaired thus far.
Kip Hanson
By Kip Hanson Contributing Editor, SME Media
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