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rapid manufacturing

Building parts out of plastic or metal one layer at a time using a method of additive fabrication such as 3D printing. Multiple pieces, either similar or dissimilar, can be built simultaneously. Rapid manufacturing evolved from some of the technologies used to build prototypes (see rapid prototyping). See 3D printing.
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El Motaheda will create an estimated 300 direct manufacturing jobs and a further 550 indirect jobs through the collection and transport of wastepaper.
With the plant, 750 jobs directly and indirectly expect to be generated by 2015, with 110 of them in direct manufacturing, 440 in indirect manufacturing (i.
Frederick Claus , Business Development Manager, Aerospace and Defense, Stratasys Direct Manufacturing, will discuss Qualification of Additive Manufactured Flight Rated Components for Military and Commercial Aerospace Applications on Monday 15 [sup.
Budgeted at more than US$5 billion (N$41 billion) for its development and construction, Tses Glass expects to create more than 47,000 direct manufacturing jobs in the Tses area alone with more than 230,000 new indirect job opportunities throughout Namibia.
com) new direct manufacturing system can churn out models and castings remotely via wireless connection.
a world-renowned supplier of electron beam, advanced arc and resistance welding systems, as well as a trusted provider of extensive contract welding services, will showcase its exclusive Direct Manufacturing (DM) process at the AeroMat 2011 Conference and Exposition.
GERAILP will utilize the LENS Model 850-R in a Ministry of Research funded project, named PROFIL, which is developing production processes for the direct manufacturing and repair of flight-critical aerospace components in titanium and nickel-based alloys.
Given THANASI's current growth in the category, THANASI can now proudly claim direct manufacturing ownership of many of its foods, while continuing to provide the consumer with delicious, nationally co-branded, and high-quality alternatives to other competitive jerky products on the shelf.
is a leading global direct manufacturing marketer of premium dental products to both dental professionals and consumers.
Kanthamneni, 56, will direct manufacturing technology improvement and innovation, strategic planning and engineering activities for tubular operations.
Arcam AB Gothenburg, Sweden makes rapid-manufacturing and prototyping equipment for direct manufacturing of parts or functional prototypes in metal.
ARCAM, with headquarters in Gothenburg, Sweden, is a high-tech company offering Free Form Fabrication (FFF) equipment for direct manufacturing of parts in metals.

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