SKY’S NOT THE LIMIT ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING in AEROSPACE INDUSTRY Peter Sander Manager ‘Emerging Technologies & Concepts’ at AIRBUS Operations GmbH Germany
gave a keynote presentation on Additive Manufacturing at AIRBUS at this years (2015) RapidTech in Erfurt Germany.
The presentation was recorded and uploaded to Youtube.
Unfortunately this presentation was held in German .
So I took the time on a long flight to write this translation. I have translated the presentation as
On my second day of my stopover in New Zealand I headed South-East about three hours out of Auckland.
Warwick Downing from TiDA Limited / Rapid Advanced Manufacturing (R.A.M.) Limited welcomed me in Tauranga. TiDA / R.A.M. is home to Selective Laser Melting (SLM) and Direct Metal Laser Sintering (DMLS) systems.
To my surprise I spotted a brand new RENISHAW AM250 system. I was aware of two other systems, an EOS M270 and
an SLM Solutions SLM280HL but RENISHAW’s system had ju