06 June 2017
06 June 2017
AREVO has closed a strategic investment and technology development agreement with In-Q-Tel (IQT), the non-profit strategic investor that identifies innovative technology solutions to support the mission of the US Intelligence Community.
AREVO has developed a new additive manufacturing (AM) solution for making composite parts. The company reports that with breakthrough innovations in the areas of software, materials, composite additive process and robotics, it is enabling on-demand manufacturing of mass-customised, lightweight 3D printed composite parts in high volume.
“AREVO’s additive manufacturing technology delivers complex parts with a unique value proposition which cannot be made with any conventional or other additive manufacturing techniques,” says Katie Gray, Investments Partner at IQT. “Our partnership with AREVO will enable IQT’s customers to stay ahead of the curve in developing new devices critical to our nation’s security.”
“Partnering with IQT in this manner is a great vote of confidence in our design and composite manufacturing process methods,” comments Hemant Bheda, Chief Executive Officer and co-founder of AREVO. “We have made steady progress over the past year in defence applications and we believe our work with IQT will open more doors for us.”
Brazilian gelcoat and thinner manufacturer Dilutec celebrates 23 years in business this month.
Technical Fibre Products (TFP) will exhibit nonwovens for use in surface finishing, imparting EMI shielding or fire protection, and other transport applications, at the JEC Conference on The Future of Composites in Transportation, taking place in Chicago, US, on 27-28 June.
Advanced Engineering 2018, the UK’s annual gathering of OEMs and engineering supply chain professionals, has opened registration for its 10th anniversary show. The first 50 people signing up will be offered a free Ultra High Capacity Power Bank for mobile phones and laptops, to be picked up at the show.