For over a century, Detroit-based General Motors (GM) has been a key pioneer and player in the global automotive sector. Today, GM holds the title of being the United States’ biggest automotive manufacturer, followed by Ford Motor Company and Fiat Chrysler.
As one can imagine, it has not maintained this leading position by resting on its laurels. No, the company has had to continually innovate and stay up-to-date with changing trends, both on the consumer and manufacturing sides. It is no surprise therefore that GM is a keen adopter of additive manufacturing. The technology, whose applications are growing rapidly across many industries, has always had a special place in the automotive industry: initially just for prototyping and now also for tooling and end-use production. The General Motors Additive Industrialization Center at the GM Tech Center in Warren, Michigan. (Photo […]
Above: PepsiCo food, snack, and beverage product line-up/Source: PepsiCo PepsiCo turned to tooling with 3D printing...