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Additive Manufacturing at METAV

April 28, 2016

Additive Manufacturing at METAV

METAV is a local machine tool trade-show held in Dusseldorf, Germany. The German Machine Tool Builders’ Association is the sponsoring organization (VDW). AMT participated in this exhibit show in support of the International Additive Manufacturing Award (IAMA).

America Makes and ANSI Launch Additive Manufacturing Standardization Collaborative

March 14, 2016

America Makes and ANSI Launch Additive Manufacturing Standardization Collaborative

America Makes, the National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Institute, and the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) today announced the launch of the America Makes & ANSI Additive Manufacturing Standardization Collaborative (AMSC).

IMTS 2016 Additive Manufacturing Pavilion Showcases Technologies

March 9, 2016

IMTS 2016 Additive Manufacturing Pavilion Showcases Technologies

Eight years ago, IMTS featured additive manufacturing in the AMT’s Emerging Technology Center as a cutting-edge technology. It was then added to the Fabricating and Laser Pavilion. For IMTS 2016, the technology has earned a stand-alone spotlight: the Additive Manufacturing Pavilion.

Additive Manufacturing Is Here to Stay

December 29, 2015

Additive Manufacturing Is Here to Stay

Additive manufacturing developments are happening rapidly and there are many great resources to learn more about this exciting new technology.

Impact of Additive Manufacturing Growth

December 17, 2015

Impact of Additive Manufacturing Growth

The impact of additive manufacturing continues to grow, and the industry will soon change the face of manufacturing, according to Dr. Lonnie Love, corporate fellow at Oak Ridge National Labs.

A Winter Nap Before Spring Growth for Manufacturing Technology Orders

December 14, 2015

A Winter Nap Before Spring Growth for Manufacturing Technology Orders

The market for manufacturing technology may have you on the edge of your seat, but don’t worry the industry is just taking a winter’s nap and will be back up in spring.

Manufacturing Technology Orders Are Down – When Will Conditions Improve?

November 24, 2015

Manufacturing Technology Orders Are Down – When Will Conditions Improve?

September U.S. manufacturing technology orders (USMTO) were up 11 percent compared to August. We did come out of the summer doldrums, like we usually do, but we didn’t do as well when you compare September orders year-over-year. 

Advancing Emerging Technologies Through Innovative Collaboration

October 23, 2015

Advancing Emerging Technologies Through Innovative Collaboration

With a state-of-the-art manufacturing lab — the Digital Manufacturing and Design Innovation Institute (DMDII) — collaborators can come together to demonstrate existing technologies and their applications, as well as test new and emerging technologies in a safe environment before they reach shop floor integration.

New Manufacturing Innovation Hub Announced

October 8, 2015

New Manufacturing Innovation Hub Announced

“In a fiercely competitive global marketplace, innovation alone is no longer enough. Many nations, including the United States, are driving innovation to implementation through a whole-of-government approach. Accordingly, the National Network for Manufacturing Innovation (NNMI) is working to create a competitive, effective and sustainable research-to-manufacturing infrastructure. The goal: enable U.S. industry and academia to solve the ‘scale-up’ challenges that are relevant to industry.” — manufacturing.gov

Embracing Advanced Technology for Success

September 8, 2015

Embracing Advanced Technology for Success

It’s all about collaboration for Rebecca Taylor, Senior Vice President at the National Center for Manufacturing Sciences (NCMS). Taylor discussed the technology challenges in the manufacturing industry today with MFG Advocate's Penny Brown at the 2015 [MC]2 Conference.

Opportunities for Advanced Manufacturing Profitability and Growth

August 21, 2015

Opportunities for Advanced Manufacturing Profitability and Growth

The world of advanced manufacturing is changing incredibly fast, and you face many challenges. Where to find new manufacturing processes to increase efficiencies? Where to find best practices that are reliable and trustworthy? Where to find cutting-edge technologies that are market-proven? Where are new buyers for existing products? What new products should be considered? Where to find finance for equipment, product development and training? 

Space Applications Fueling Business Innovation

July 9, 2015

Space Applications Fueling Business Innovation

A new space race has begun and business executives looking for a competitive advantage will have an incredible head start. This race is to accelerate expansion of a new ecosystem — the application of space technology to fuel business innovation and new market opportunities.

America Makes Unveils New Online Capabilities Database

July 9, 2015

America Makes Unveils New Online Capabilities Database

This week, America Makes is releasing to its membership The America Makes Capabilities Database, a searchable, online directory that provides information regarding the additive manufacturing (AM) capabilities of each America Makes member organization.

IMTSTV: Near-term Opportunities for Additive Manufacturing

June 23, 2015

IMTSTV: Near-term Opportunities for Additive Manufacturing

Innovations in additive manufacturing have been of enormous interest and excitement recently. In this edition of IMTSTV, we hear from the speakers on the additive manufacturing panel at The MFG Meeting. Mike Siemer, Rob Mudge and Dr. Lonnie Love each have different views on the opportunities available in additive manufacturing.

Highlighting Hybrid Manufacturing

April 24, 2015

Highlighting Hybrid Manufacturing

The winner of the first International Additive Manufacturing Award is a company that developed a head for adding metal additive manufacturing to an existing machine tool.

Peter Zelinski, Senior Editor - Additive Manufacturing

April 14, 2015

Local Motors CEO, Oak Ridge National Laboratory Director Headline Additive Manufacturing Conference

Annual conference on additive manufacturing for industrial production will also include presentations from inaugural International Additive Manufacturing Award winner; GE Aviation Additive Technologies Lead

America Makes Announces Project Call

February 27, 2015

America Makes Announces Project Call

Youngstown, Ohio — February 27, 2015. America Makes, the National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Institute, is proud to announce its next project call for additive manufacturing (AM) applied research and development projects. 

Additive Manufacturing: Areas of Industrial Impacts

December 16, 2014

Additive Manufacturing: Areas of Industrial Impacts

AMT–The Association For Manufacturing Technology fields many industrial questions from our membership. Regardless of the type, one area that is critically discussed is about the industrial maturity of any given technology.

Tim Shinbara, VP – Manufacturing Technology, AMT–The Association For Manufacturing Technology

October 2, 2014

2nd Annual Additive Manufacturing for Government 2014

2nd Annual Additive Manufacturing for Government 2014
Washington D.C.
December 8th-10th 2014

October 2, 2014

SME Adoption of Additive Manufacturing

October 22 - 24, 2014
Penn Stater Conference Center, University Park, PA
blk3@arl.psu.edu
814-865-3940