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Ford’s $45 million Advanced Manufacturing Center has 23 additive manufacturing machines

December 14, 2018

Ford Motor Co., Dearborn, Mich., announces that it has opened an Advanced Manufacturing Center dedicated to developing advanced technologies for improving the company’s approach to building cars and trucks.

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Massive precipitation of nanoscale AlTi particles strengthens multiple-metal alloy

December 13, 2018

City University of Hong Kong (CityU) researchers report that they have developed a novel strategy to design new high-strength alloys that are also ductile and flexible by causing massive precipitation of nanoscale particles.

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Triumph to manufacture fuselage frames for Gulfstream aircraft via stretch forming

December 13, 2018

Triumph Group, Inc., Berwyn, Pa., announces the selection of its Aerospace Structures business by Gulfstream to manufacture a new order of fuselage frames for the Gulfstream G500 and G600 aircraft via stretch forming

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Astronics sells semiconductor testing business to Advantest for $185 million

December 12, 2018

Astronics Corp., East Aurora, N.Y., announces an agreement to sell the intellectual property and certain assets associated with its semiconductor test business to Advantest Corp., Tokyo, for $185 million in cash.

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Olympus high-sensitivity imaging microscope provides three times more brightness

December 12, 2018

Olympus Corp., Tokyo, announces the development of a new high-sensitivity model of the SpinSR10 super resolution imaging system that offers three times the brightness of the standard model.

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Zeiss and Arivis expand partnership with virtual reality and cloud platform imaging

December 12, 2018

Zeiss AG, Jena, Germany, and Arivis, Munich, announce the expansion of their partnership in materials research through development of improved high-resolution multidimensional image data and data sharing in microscope imaging systems.

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GE Additive company to offer aluminum alloy F357 powder for aerospace and automotive

December 12, 2018

AP&C, a GE Additive company located in Saint-Eustache, Canada, announces that it will begin production of aluminum alloy F357 powder to meet increased demand from aerospace and automotive sectors in Q1 2019.

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GKN Powder Metallurgy and EOS partner to advance metal additive manufacturing

December 09, 2018

GKN Powder Metallurgy, DuBois, Pa., has formed a strategic partnership with EOS GmbH, Germany, with the goal of designing a new, high-productivity process for laser-based metal additive manufacturing to reduce production time by 70% and overall cost by up to 50%.

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Oerlikon Balzers receives Airbus Qualified Supplier status for its Balinit WC/C coating

December 09, 2018

Oerlikon Balzers, Switzerland, announces that it has received Qualified Supplier status from Airbus for its two customer centers in Great Britain and France for copper-alloy substrate coatings using Balinit C, a tungsten carbide/carbon coating.

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Powder coating conveyor oven preheats and coats steel couplings for oil and gas equipment

December 09, 2018

Wisconsin Oven Corp., East Troy, Wis., has delivered a natural-gas-fired conveyor oven to a supplier of the oil and gas industry for the preheating and powder coating of steel couplings.

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