New Application for Selective Laser Melting

Technology could be used for obtaining new metal structures

Ophir Optics Receives International Aerospace Accreditation For Whole Range

Ophir Optics received certification to the AS9100 quality systems standard of ISO 9001:2008.

Researchers to Test New Optical Fibre 3D Printing Technique

Researchers are set to investigate using 3D printing, or additive manufacturing, techniques in the fabrication of optical fibre.

Better Welding with Speedy Laser Mirrors

Fast, durable mirrors that are capable of performing challenging cutting and welding tasks developed

Hybrid Manufacturing Technologies Wins First-ever International Additive Manufacturing Award

After considering a slate of leading-edge innovations in additive manufacturing, the jury for the inaugural International Additive Manufacturing Award (IAMA) has selected Hybrid Manufacturing Technologies Ltd., of the United Kingdom and Plano, Texas, as its winning submission.

Microfluidic Devices with Micron-Scale

ProtoLaser LDI for high-precision resist structuring

Cost-effective Manufacturing of Large-Volume Components

New method combines selective laser melting and casting

Resonetics Expands to California with New San Diego Facility

Resonetics will be opening a new manufacturing site in San Diego, California in the first quarter of 2015. The modern 9,000 square foot facility will offer an array of laser processing technologies, a class 8 clean room and 24/5 operations. “In response to customer needs, Resonetics will invest in a state-of-art operation on the West […]

German Machine Tool Industry Aims to Catch up with Japan in Thailand

Thailand is the gateway to the South-East Asian economic area: gigantic growth potential, an affordable manufacturing location, a smoothly functioning infrastructure, an extensive network of component suppliers, a liberal economic system, these are facts that indicate a profitable market to enter. The country is seen simultaneously a challenge and an opportunity. At the VDW’s Technology […]

Lutz Aschke Honored by Laser Institute of America

LIMO managing director Dr. Lutz Aschke has received a very special honor. For the second time in a row, the prestigious Laser Institute of America (LIA) based in Orlando, Florida has named Dr. Aschke to its world-class LIA Board of Directors.