Category Archives: Northrop Grumman

3D Systems Figure 4 selected for US Air Force research

The Figure 4 3D printing platform from 3D Systems continues to find new applications. Under a new initiative announced today, US Air Force-sponsored research will look at how 3D printing can be used in the aircraft maintenance supply chain. Figure 4 is high accuracy and high speed modular 3D printing platform that permits a significant […]

Oxford Performance Materials CEO gives further details on Hexcel acquisition

As previously reported, Hexcel Corporation recently acquired the advanced 3D printing materials Aerospace and Defense (A&D) business of Oxford Performance Materials (OPM). 3D Printing Industry asked Scott DeFelice, OPM CEO and Chairman of the Board, a few questions about his future plans for the company and the development of new materials for additive manufacturing. 3DPI: […]

Oxford Performance Materials CEO gives further details on Hexcel acquisition

As previously reported, Hexcel Corporation recently acquired the advanced 3D printing materials Aerospace and Defense (A&D) business of Oxford Performance Materials (OPM). 3D Printing Industry asked Scott DeFelice, OPM CEO and Chairman of the Board, a few questions about his future plans for the company and the development of new materials for additive manufacturing. 3DPI: […]

Draper puts aersol jet to test with 3D printed Bluetooth transceiver

Aerosol jet printing (AJP) is a technique for spraying metal-based inks developed by industrial manufacturer Optomec. Its ability to adhere to readymade surfaces and make multimaterial objects makes the technique highly desirable in the consumer electronics market, where demand for device prototypes is at an all time high. To assess AJP in practice, and better […]