How Additive Manufacturing Can Play a Crucial Role in Reducing Our Carbon Footprint

The traditional manufacturing industry produces a major chunk of greenhouse gases, which bear a huge responsibility for global climate change. Climate change is a big problem that must be resolved with a multi-pronged approach. Green manufacturing is the way forward for a low-carbon future. That’s where additive manufacturing comes into play. Compared to traditional manufacturing…

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Additive Manufacturing in Space Exploration

Additive Manufacturing in the Space Exploration Sector Additive manufacturing has proved its mettle in almost every industry. It is also being used in aerospace especially space exploration for a range of applications. Additive manufacturing will play a key role in shaping the future of space exploration. Space agencies around the world are already using additive…

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Additive Manufacturing in the Military and Defense Sector

Additive manufacturing has the potential to deliver immense benefits to Canada’s military and defense sector including lower production costs for components and tools, localized manufacturing, lower turnaround time, improved technical competitiveness and design flexibility. Given that Canadian land, air and maritime defense systems feature complex structures, the customization abilities of additive manufacturing as well as…

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TMetal Offers Cobalt-Based Metal Alloys for Additive Manufacturing

TMetal’s core focus revolves around innovation and development of raw metallic materials and their mechanical properties under critical conditions, especially in the fields of additive manufacturing. Our metal powers are designated for a wide range of industries that experience erosion, corrosion, abrasion, and high-heat problems, including aerospace, marine, oil & gas, lumber, automotive, power generation,…

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Welding in the Aerospace Industry

Importance of welding in the Aerospace Industry Over the past few years, welding technology has seen massive developments, especially in the context of the aerospace industry. The ever-evolving knowledge of welding technology, designs and material are facilitating the use of welding in aeronautics. Since World War 2, welding has replaced rivets and bolts, and is…

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How does metal additive manufacturing advance the automotive industry? 

Additive manufacturing technology has improved significantly over the last decade, transforming the way products are designed, produced, and distributed.   For the automotive industry, this has paved the way for limitless possibilities – novel designs, lighter products, faster turnarounds, and cost-effectiveness.   Recent advances in additive manufacturing processes and the development of advanced materials significantly boost…

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Additive Manufacturing in the Oil & Gas Industry

Additive manufacturing has gained significant ground in industrial applications. The oil and gas sector, in particular, is looking to additive manufacturing processes to offset the challenges it faces. The industry encounters several challenges including competition from alternate energy sources, continuing price volatility, lengthy lead time for procuring spare parts that compels them to maintain huge…

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