Category Archives: Dion Vaughan.

UK Ministry of Defence announces disruptive titanium technology, Metalysis increases funding

Metal 3D printing received a boost this week with two announcements from the UK. Titanium’s high strength, lightweight and resistance to corrosion make the metal a desirable choice for applications in aerospace, defence and healthcare. However, the cost of titanium makes it prohibitively expensive for wider use. The FAST-forge initiative, funded by Innovate UK, aims […]

Metalysis named as ESA Grand Challenger in offworld terraforming project

The European Space Agency (ESA) has named Metalysis, a UK based materials company, their first ESA Grand Challenger. During the Global Space Economic Workshop (GSEW) in Paris, France, Eric Morel de Westgaver, ESA Director for Industry, Procurement and Legal Affairs, made the announcement to Metalysis CEO, Dr. Dion Vaughan. The award will see research and […]

Metalysis targets 3D printable aluminium-scandium alloy powder with international partnership

Metalysis, a UK-based producer of metal powders for 3D printing and other technologies, has announced a partnership for making scandium alloys. The metallic element has …

Metalysis opens specialist Materials Discovery Center for 3D printing metal

Additive manufacturing metal powder manufacturer Metalysis, has opened a Materials Discovery Center in South Yorkshire, UK. A momentous event for the company, Metalysis invited 3D Printing …