GE Additive

GE Additive – part of GE (NYSE: GE) is a world leader in additive design and manufacturing, a pioneering process that has the power and potential to transform businesses. Through our integrated offering of additive experts, advanced machines and quality materials, we empower our customers to build innovative new products. Products that solve manufacturing challenges, improve business outcomes and help change the world for the better. GE Additive includes additive machine providers Concept Laser and Arcam EBM; along with additive material provider AP&C.

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GE Additive inaugurates new facility in Germany

GE Additive Lichtenfels inauguration ribbon cutting. 
From Left: Heidrun Piewernetz (District President Oberfranken), Andres Hügerich (Mayor of Lichtenfels), Debbra Rogers (Chief Customer Officer, GE Additive), Jason Oliver (President & CEO, GE Additive), Christian Meißner (District Chife Executive Lichtenfels), Kerstin and Frank Herzog (Founder of Concept Laser), Bernd Sibler (State Minister of Science and Arts, Bayern) and Emmi Zeulner (Member of German Federal Parliament). 
(Photo: GE Additive, GEADPR025)GE Additive today inaugurated its new campus in Lichtenfels, Germany. Officially known as GE Additive Lichtenfels, the 40,000 sqm site will become the new home for GE Additive Concept Laser teams.

GE Additive Print Services selected by General Dynamics Land Systems for metal additive production manufacturing

Additive specialists from GDLS demonstrating cable guard evolution.
(Photo: GE Additive, GEADPR019)GE Additive announced today that it has been awarded a contract by General Dynamics Land Systems, a business unit of General Dynamics. GE Additive Print Services will support General Dynamics with part qualification, production, post processing and inspection of additively manufactured components. Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed.

GE Additive appoints Igal Kaptsan as General Manager for Software

Igal Kaptsan, General Manager, Software, GE Additive. 
(Photo: GE Additive, GEADPR022)GE Additive announced today the appointment of Igal Kaptsan as software general manager, reporting to Jason Oliver, President & CEO, GE Additive. In this newly created position Kaptsan is responsible for shaping and leading GE Additive’s software strategy, defining business priorities, product roadmaps, features and functionality.

Binder Jet Q&A with GE Additive’s Jake Brunsberg and Josh Mook

Left to Right: Jake Brunsberg, Binder Jet modality leader, GE Additive and Josh Mook, innovation leader, GE Additive. 
(Photo: GE Additive, GEADPR021)After announcing two agreements with Cummins Inc. and Wabtec Corporation, GE Additive’s Jake Brunsberg and Josh Mook share what we can expect from the Binder Jet team in the short to mid-term.

Wabtec Corporation Invests in Additive with new Binder Jet Machine

Wabtec and GE Additive Binder Jet signing ceremony. 
(Photo: GE Additive & Wabtec, GEADPR023)Wabtec Corporation (NYSE: WAB) announced today its investment in GE Additive’s (NYSE: GE) H2 binder jet printer capabilities. This first-of-its kind order will accelerate Wabtec’s growing additive strategy and its application to the transportation industry. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed.

Zac Posen x GE Additive x Protolabs unveil breathtaking 3D printing collaboration at the Met Gala

Zac Posen x GE Additive x Protolabs unveil breathtaking 3D printing collaboration at the Met Gala. (Photo: GE Additive, GEADPR017)Zac Posen, GE Additive and Protolabs unveiled a collaboration featuring a range of innovative, sculptural 3D printed garments and accessories - inspired by the concept of freezing natural objects in motion. Over the past six months, Zac Posen and his creative team have explored a range of 3D printing and digital technologies with design engineers and 3D printing experts from GE Additive and Protolabs. This collaboration has resulted in breathtaking results - unlike any 3D printed garments produced before.

How additive is helping innovators transform dental implantology

Section of abutment in situ.
Image credits: Prof. Dr. Mario KernLeading oral implantologist, researcher and inventor Prof. Dr. Mario Kern is launching his Extended Anatomic Platform at the IDS show this month. GE Additive’s dental hybrid solution has been integral in developing Prof. Dr. Kern’s solution, which he believes has the potential to revolutionize dental implant prosthetics.

GE Additive Education Program open for entries from primary and secondary schools

GE Additive Education Program open for entries from primary and secondary schools. 
(Photo: GE Additive, GEADPR015)GE Additive has announced it is now accepting applications from primary and secondary schools for the 2019/2020 cycle of its Additive Education Program (AEP). Online applications can be made from today at https://geaep.polar3d.com. The deadline for applications is Monday 1 April 2019.

GE Additive helps Callaway Golf Company break the mold to redesign putter head

Callaway Odyssey R-Ball putter created in 17-4PH stainless steel on a Concept Laser M2.
(Photo: Callaway Golf Company, GEADPR014)Callaway Golf Company, a leading manufacturer of high-performance golf equipment, has signed a consultancy agreement with GE Additive’s AddWorks team to help it harness the potential of additive manufacturing. The first project resulting from the agreement is a redesigned Odyssey R-Ball Prototype putter head. Odyssey is Callaway Golf’s putter brand and the #1 Putter in Golf®.

GE Additive outlines software strategy and industry partnerships

GE Additive outlines software strategy and industry partnerships. 
(Photo: GE Additive, GEADPR012)At formnext, GE Additive demonstrated its forthcoming digital workflow software solution and announced its intention to offer a suite of secure build preparation services to be commercially available at the RAPID + TCT show in May 2019.

Dogs & Bones: Topsey’s turvy spine and Lucca’s limbs helped with bespoke titanium devices

Meet Lucca the Shih Tzu.
(Image credit: Langford Vets, Image credit diagnostic images/ surgical guide: CBM Wales, GEADPR013)Certain breeds of small dog are genetically prone to developing potentially life changing conditions. In dachshunds and Shih Tzu’s, abnormal bone growth can sometimes cause their front paws to point outwards. And in pugs, and other breeds with corkscrew tails, are susceptible to spinal problems caused by mis-shapen bones. Fortunately, if diagnosed in time, these conditions can be treated with surgery.

AP&C to offer aluminum alloy F357 powder from April 2019

The final analysis to determine the content of carbon and sulfur within a metallic matrix, F357.
(Photo: GE Additive, GEADPR011)AP&C – a GE Additive company – has announced that it will begin production of aluminum alloy F357 powder in Q1 2019 with customer deliveries expected from April 2019.

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