MATERIALS

Testing service provider acquires aerospace metal specialist

US-based Metals Testing Company becomes part of the Element group, bringing aerospace metallurgy expertise to the company. Element has completed th... read more

Aircraft manufacturer engages 3D printing for prototyping

Stratasys is heping Latécoère with the deployment of additive manufacturing in the rapid prototyping and tooling production for aerospace systems. ... read more

Research examines alternative materials for railway stock

The University of Huddersfield is involved in a project to examine the use of novel materials and 3D printing for lightening rolling stock bogies. ... read more

Additive manufacturing improves machine availability

Chocolate packing machinery in Holland is achieving improved availability by the use of 3D printing for producing spare parts. The Dutch 3D service... read more

Safety test award win for Volvo XC60

Euro NCAP names the Volvo XC60 as the safest vehicle of 2017 in the large off-road vehicle class due to occupant protection and active assist systems.... read more