Category Archives: EBM

Nanfang Additive Manufacturing confirms contract for 3D printed oil and gas pipelines

Nanfang Additive Manufacturing Technology Co., headquartered in Foshan, China, has signed a contract with the state-owned China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) Tubular Goods Research Institute (TGRI). In the terms of the contract, Nanfang and TGRI will investigate whether electron beam manufacturing (EBM) can be used to make components for oil and gas pipelines. A nuclear effort […]

Nanfang verwendet 3D-gedruckte Metallbauteile für Öl- und Gaspipelines

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Nanfeng hat erstmals Aufträge unterzeichnet/angenommen bei denen 3D-gedruckte Metallbauteile Vertragsbestandteil sind. Die additiv Hergestellten Bauteile sollen für Öl- und Gaspipelines eingesetzt werden. Die Nanfang Co. Ltd und ihre Tochterunternehmen Nanfang Additive Manufacturing Technology Co. Ltd haben einen Vertrag mit dem Tubular Goods Research Institute of China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) unterzeichnet. Inhalt des Vertrages sind spezielle [...]

Der Beitrag Nanfang verwendet 3D-gedruckte Metallbauteile für Öl- und Gaspipelines erschien zuerst auf 3Druck.com – Das Magazin für 3D-Drucktechnologien.

Interview: Inside the GE Additive Spectra H with Annika Ölme, Arcam

Annika Ölme is Vice President of product management at metal additive manufacturing company Arcam AB. Now a subsidiary of GE Additive, Arcam specializes in electron beam melting (EBM) technology. The company released it’s latest 3D printer, the Spectra H, at RAPID + TCT 2018. At the show, I met with Ölme to learn more about the technology […]

Lima Corporate’s EBM 3D printed hip plant ‘could last a lifetime’

In 2007 Dr. Guido Grappiolo became the first surgeon to use a 3D printed trabecular titanium (TT) hip cup for a patient. Over ten years later Dr. Grappiolo speaks to Lima Corporate, the developer of the technology, and reports that the first TT implant is still going strong. 100,000 patients later Trabecular titanium is a biocompatible […]

Ampower provides in-depth insight into metal 3D printing for automotive

Ampower, a consultancy firm specializing in industrial additive manufacturing advice, has published a insights report on the application of powder bed fusion (PBF) based metal 3D printing in automotive. The report considers Laser Beam Melting (LBM) methods, as provided by Concept Laser, EOS, Trumpf, Renishaw and SLM Solutions, and Electron Beam Melting (EBM), which is commercialized by […]

Ampower provides in-depth insight into metal 3D printing for automotive

Ampower, a consultancy firm specializing in industrial additive manufacturing advice, has published a insights report on the application of powder bed fusion (PBF) based metal 3D printing in automotive. The report considers Laser Beam Melting (LBM) methods, as provided by Concept Laser, EOS, Trumpf, Renishaw and SLM Solutions, and Electron Beam Melting (EBM), which is commercialized by […]

GE ups stake in Arcam EBM expands additive manufacturing in Sweden

In the latest stage of GE’s Arcam EBM acquisition, wholly owned subsidiary GE Sweden Holdings AB has started to buyout the remaining stakeholders of the Swedish electron beam melting (EBM) metal additive manufacturing company. Global investment firms Elliott Management and Polygon Investment both yielded their shares, and as of 29 December 2017 GE holds approximately 95% […]

Arcam increases sales, moving through “challenging market situation”

Arcam has published their Interim financial report for the first 6 months of 2017. The Swedish additive manufacturing company characterises this period as a “challenging market situation.” Despite this sales grew 32%, increasing to 407.0M Swedish Krona ($50.33M) versus 307.6MSEK ($38.03M) for the same period in 2016. Increased sales of metal additive manufacturing systems During […]