Sikorsky Innovations will award a $25,000 cash prize to the winner of the next Entrepreneurial Challenge, a competition to accelerate innovators and disruptive technology concepts in the vertical flight market.
GF and EOS will undertake the integration of additive manufacturing machines into production of mold inserts, including software and automation links with downstream machine-tools and measuring devices.
The implant is made of titanium alloy and produced with Electron Beam Melt (EBM) technology. A porous surface with diamond cell structure is used, providing an optimal base for cell proliferation and bone growth.
The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) will hold its Propulsion and Energy Forum and Exposition 2015 (AIAA Propulsion and Energy 2015), July 27–29, at the Hilton Orlando, Orlando, Florida.
On July 15th the Office of Naval Research (ONR) will host an Industry Day with businesses and academia to discuss the organization's interest in a new metal additive manufacturing (AM) program set to begin in 2016.
The self-funded expansion, which is projected to cost approximately $70 million and take two years to complete, will be located at the ATI Specialty Materials business unit’s operations near Monroe, NC.