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Boeing Invests in Morf3D to Advance 3D Printing Process Devt for Aerospace Applications

Boeing Invests in Morf3D to Advance 3D Printing Process Devt for Aerospace Applications - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Boeing has invested in Morf3D to help the El Segundo, Calif.-based company further develop additive manufacturing methods and engineering capabilities. Boeing said Monday it made the investment through its ventures arm HorizonX, which co-led the Series A financing round. “We are excited to be a distinguished and trusted partner of Boeing’s additive manufacturing supplier …

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Boeing, Oerlikon Form Titanium Additive Manufacturing Partnership

Boeing, Oerlikon Form Titanium Additive Manufacturing Partnership - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Boeing and Switzerland-based technology and engineering firm Oerlikon have agreed to collaborate on the development of standard metal-based 3D printing processes and materials. The companies will use the data from their collaboration to help additive manufacturing companies qualify their 3D-printed metallic components for aerospace applications under a five-year agreement, Boeing …

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Orbital ATK to Supply Satellite Propellant Tanks to Space Systems/Loral; Dave Shanahan Comments

Orbital ATK to Supply Satellite Propellant Tanks to Space Systems/Loral; Dave Shanahan Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Orbital ATK has received a five-year contract from a subsidiary of MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates to produce and supply flight sets of titanium propellant tanks for integration with a commercial communications satellite. Orbital ATK's space components division in California will manufacture flight sets comprised of two liquid propellant tanks for Space …

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Lockheed Selects Dutch Firm for F-35 Wing Parts

Lockheed Selects Dutch Firm for F-35 Wing Parts - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Lockheed Martin has tapped Netherlands-based Fokker Technologies to manufacture wing components for future F-35 jets through the end of 2017 for low-rate initial production lots 9 and 10. Lockheed said Wednesday that Fokker will supply wing flaperons and outboard leading-edge flaps that aim to enable the F-35’s “controllability.” These components are made of titanium and …

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Boeing, Allegheny Technologies Extend Titanium Supply Deal; Rich Harshman Comments

Boeing, Allegheny Technologies Extend Titanium Supply Deal; Rich Harshman Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Boeing and Allegheny Technologies have agreed to carry forward their titanium products supply contract. The agreement is for ATI's titanium mill products and increased use of titanium alloys for both the long and flat-rolled products, Allegheny Technologies said Wednesday. Rich Harshman, ATI chairman, president and CEO, said the companies aim for the …

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