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3-D printing


Siemens and E.ON reach milestone with 3D-printed burner for SGT-700 gas turbine

Siemens and E.ON have reached a significant milestone in the area of 3D-printing for the energy sector. The world’s first 3-D printed burner for an SGT-700 gas turbine has been…


Six-axis robot turns 3D printing into an art form

A project at the Centre for Fine Print Research (CFPR) based at the University of the West of England, (UWE) Bristol UK is looking at 3D printing from a totally…


New RINA Guidelines for Additive Manufacturing in the Power Industry

Genoa, Italy (14 June 2018) - RINA, a leading specialist in additive manufacturing, has announced the release of its ‘Guidelines for the certification of metallic products made by additive manufacturing’,…


First 3D-printed Gas Turbine Blades: Siemens awarded by American Society of Mechanical Engineers

Siemens received an award from the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) for its outstanding technological achievement with the first successfully 3D-printed and fully tested gas turbine blades. The Mechanical…


3-D Printing: The Future of Manufacturing and Maintenance

Power plants are complex systems with countless moving parts, and in turn, countless opportunities for things to go wrong. With the advent of 3-D printing technology, repairing or replacing those…