Canada’s University of New Brunswick Selects GE Additive Concept Laser M2 Machine
MUNICH, Germany and FARNBOROUGH, UK, Jul 24, 2018 - GE Additive has announced that the University of New Brunswick has selected a Concept Laser M2 cusing metal laser machine, with its commercialization partner Custom Fabricators & Machinists, and training partners New Brunswick Community College, the College communautaire du Nouveau-Brunswick, and Nova Scotia Community College.
University of New Brunswick, Canada
The University of New Brunswick is spearheading Canada’s first Marine Additive Manufacturing Center of Excellence. The center will be the first in Canada to use metal 3D printing as a method for manufacturing certified parts for the marine industry.
From L to R: Keith Campbell, Senior Sales Director, GE Additive, Dr. Mohsen Mohammadi, director of research and development for the Marine Additive Manufacturing Centre of Excellence Hart Devitt, Director of Industry and Government Services, Duncan McSporran, Director, Programs and Innovation, Office of Research Services, University of New Brunswick
The Concept Laser M2 machine will primarily be used in a variety for research and development areas by Dr. Mohsen Mohammadi and his team at UNB, including hybrid printing, blast resistance and enhanced corrosion protection.
About GE Additive
GE Additive is part of GE (NYSE: GE) – the world’s Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. GE Additive includes additive machine providers Concept Laser and ArcamEBM; along with additive material provider AP&C and additive service provider to the medical industry, DTI. As a notable user of additive technologies GE recognize the value and potential it brings to modern design and manufacturing. GE is organized around a global exchange of knowledge, the “GE Store”, through which each business shares and accesses the same technology, resources and intellect. GE delivers better outcomes for customers by speaking the language of industry. For more information, visit https://www.ge.com/additive.