Monday, May 14, 2018
Maritime News

Newport News Shipbuilding to Test 3D Printing in Naval Shipbuilding

Huntington Ingalls’ Newport News Shipbuilding division has partnered with 3D Systems to develop additive manufacturing technologies expected to accelerate the adoption of metal 3-D printing in the naval shipbuilding industry....

May 14, 2018
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Thursday, November 30, 2017
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World’s First 3D Printed Ship Propeller Receives Class Approval

Dutch shipbuilding group Damen has received class approval for the world’s first 3D printed ship propellor. The propeller, known as the WAAMpeller, was verified by international classification society Bureau Veritas...

November 30, 2017
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Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Maritime News

Dutch Consortium to Develop Class Approved 3D Printed Ship Propeller

Marking a major step forward in the application of 3D printing in the maritime sector, Netherlands-based Damen Shipyards Group has entered a cooperative consortium with the goal of developing the...

May 16, 2017
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Thursday, August 18, 2016
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US Navy Tests 3D Printed Critical Spares

By Vice Adm. Paul Grosklags (US Navy) 3-D printing works by using digital design data to build components in layers of metal, plastic and other materials. The component used in...

August 18, 2016
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Monday, September 7, 2015

Royal Navy Could Have Unmanned, 3D-Printed Surface Ships by 2030

  By Benjamin Katz (Bloomberg) — Britain’s navy could be using a fleet of unmanned surface and underwater vessels and small 3D-printed ships within 15 years, according to a report...

September 7, 2015
Total Views: 28

Thursday, August 6, 2015
3d printer

3D Printing Aboard Ships? How One Technology Is Changing the Future.

Will 3D Printing Change The World As We Know It? by Brad Hart Imagine you’re steaming across the Pacific Ocean on a container ship on a great circle course to the...

August 6, 2015
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