Highlights
  • Castings experts help a multi-national company
    30 June 2016

    Castings experts help a multi-national company

    Castings Technology International (Cti) has come to the aid of a multinational company after key component failures impacted production. The company called upon Cti to assess how quickly it might be able to make…

  • Arc voltage to locate the anode spot in plasma arc cutting
    16 June 2016

    Arc voltage to locate the anode spot in plasma arc cutting

    The plasma cutting is a consolidated technology, born in the Sixties for machining processes of aluminium and stainless steels in the aerospace industry. Over the years, there were two growth directions of that…

  • New 3D printing technique developed at Harvard
    16 June 2016

    New 3D printing technique developed at Harvard

    Harvard tech allows for mid-air 3D printing of metal structures with a new technique to make the process easier. It allows people to essentially draw minuscule metal items in mid-air. Created at Harvard’s Wyss Institute…

  • Laser process creates stronger joints between aluminum and carbon fiber
    15 June 2016

    Laser process creates stronger joints between aluminum and carbon fiber

    Oak Ridge National Laboratory’s (ORNL) researching team developed a laser process that could make joining carbon fiber composites and aluminum less expensive with more robust joints as a result. The process promises cheaper lightweight,…

  • Hexagon kicks off HxGN LIVE conference in USA
    13 June 2016

    Hexagon kicks off HxGN LIVE conference in USA

    Hexagon, global provider of information technologies that drive productivity and quality across geospatial and industrial enterprise applications, raises the curtain today on its annual HxGN LIVE event. Running 13-16 June in Anaheim, CA,…

  • Potential cost savings in Blisk manufacturing
    13 June 2016

    Potential cost savings in Blisk manufacturing

    Using new technologies to realize innovative engine concepts allows manufacturers of aircraft engines to have a major influence on increasing resource efficiency in air transportation. Integrated design as established with the Blisk (blade…

Okuma launches LB3000 EX II Shaft Work Specialist (DBC 1300)
20 June 2016

Okuma launches LB3000 EX II Shaft Work Specialist (DBC 1300)

In recent years there has been a growing trend towards machine workpieces longer than 1000 mm, and the demand for improved threading productivity has also increased. Specifically designed to improve the productivity of…

Arc voltage to locate the anode spot in plasma arc cutting
16 June 2016

Arc voltage to locate the anode spot in plasma arc cutting

The plasma cutting is a consolidated technology, born in the Sixties for machining processes of aluminium and stainless steels in the aerospace industry. Over the years, there were two growth directions of that…

Castings experts help a multi-national company
30 June 2016

Castings experts help a multi-national company

Castings Technology International (Cti) has come to the aid of a multinational company after key component failures impacted production. The company called upon Cti to assess how quickly it might be able to make…

A new coating to improve reliability in wind power
17 June 2016

A new coating to improve reliability in wind power

A group of researchers from the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Argonne National Laboratory and the University of Akron discovered that a particular form of carbon coating not necessarily designed for wind turbines…

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