GE Additive Launches Arcam PRS 30 Powder Recovery Station
FRANKFURT, Germany, Dec 5, 2019 – GE Additive unveiled the Arcam PRS 30 – a new, automated powder recovery station to create a closed system to contain powder exposure for operators working in industrial additive manufacturing environments.
The Arcam PRS 30 will be manufactured at the GE Additive Arcam EBM facility in Gothenburg, Sweden and is available for order now, with first deliveries expected in Q2 2020. Key features of the Arcam PRS 30 include;
- Automated blasting
- Self-diagnostics and easier trouble shooting
- Automatic cleaning of the blast chamber
- Exchangeable cyclone and tubes
- A combined blasting and air cleaning nozzle
- New, improved human-machine interface (HMI)
- Improved visibility, work light and larger window
“Customers shifting to serial additive production inceasingly look to us to take and integrated, system-wide approach, and that usually includes guidance on safe and efficient powder handling. We are able to respond quickly to customer demands with solutions such as the Arcam PRS-30, by relying both on extensive collective experience with powder manufacturing and handling, and expertise in industrial automation and EHS across GE Additive,” said Karl Lindblom, general manager, Arcam EBM.
About GE Additive
GE Additive is part of GE (NYSE: GE) – the world’s Digital Industrial Company, transforming the industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. GE Additive includes additive machine providers Concept Laser and Arcam EBM; along with additive material provider AP&C and additive service provider to the medical industry, DTI. As a notable user of additive technologies, GE recognizes 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.