Category Archives: lasers

GE investigate the speed of metal 3D printers through higher power lasers

Since acquiring majority stakes in Arcam and Concept Laser with the industry’s biggest deal to date, GE has become a driver for the development of world leading metal 3D printing technologies. In the latest move from GE Global Research, Senior Additive Technology Platform Leader Waseem Faidi advocates a strategy for faster additive manufacturing machines, integrating a […]

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory demonstrates “unparalleled” selective laser melting technique of 3D printing

Researchers at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) have released a paper detailing a new method of metal 3D printing. The method is based on the …