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Video: Design for metal additive manufacturing - part orientation

A beginner's guide to additive manufcaturing - a video feature by Marc Saunders, Director of Renishaw Global Solutions Centres, discussing the key tips for part orientation in AM design.

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  • Renishaw to demonstrate its latest additive manufacturing solutions at IMTS

    Renishaw external powder silo At the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS), global engineering technologies company Renishaw will exhibit its additive manufacturing software and systems from a dedicated booth, in addition to its booth focused on metrology products. From September 10 - 15, 2018, McCormick Place, Chicago, USA, the company will showcase how it is advancing multi-laser technology to increase productivity in additive manufacturing.

  • Renishaw improves consistency in additive manufacturing

    Image InfiniAM Spectral screen shot-3D data reveal To allow additive manufacturing (AM) users a greater understanding of their processes, Renishaw has developed new process monitoring software, InfiniAM Spectral, for use on Renishaw systems. After its successful launch at formnext 2017, Renishaw released the software package to help manufacturers overcome the barriers to AM in critical applications, process stability and part quality.

  • Renishaw Director honoured by Royal Academy of Engineering

    Chris Sutcliffe - Renishaw R&D Director AMPD On June 27th, 2018, Professor Chris Sutcliffe, Director of Research and Development (R&D) at Renishaw’s Additive Manufacturing Products Division (AMPD) was awarded a prestigious Silver Medal from the Royal Academy of Engineering (RAE). The award recognises his role in driving the development of metal 3D printed implants for use in human and veterinary surgery.

  • Renishaw promotes productivity at Additive International

    The galvanometer block additively manufactured using four lasers on the RenAM 500Q over a period of 19 hours To share its knowledge and expertise in metal additive manufacturing as a serialised production technique, global engineering company Renishaw is attending the Additive International summit. The event is taking place at the Belfry Hotel, Nottingham, UK from the 10th to the 12th July 2018. It brings together delegates from industry and academia to share knowledge and ideas in the additive manufacturing industry.

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