The National Center for Defense Manufacturing and Machining ( NCDMM ), which manages America Makes , announced that Tronix3D , one of the participating companies in its multi-phased AMNOW Program , recently held a successful technology demonstration for officials from the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command (CCDC), or DEVCOM, along with representatives from fellow AMNOW Program partner LECS Energy LLC and the NCDMM. L-R: Kyle Metsger and Buck Helfferich, Tronix3D; George Barnych, NCDMM; Kathy Olson, US Army; and Ashley Totin, NCDMM, at Tronix3D Tronix3D is the first high-volume 3D printing contract manufacturer in the greater Pittsburgh area.
It’s housed in Westmoreland County Community College’s Advanced Technology Center (ATC) and offers rapid prototyping, product development, and design services, working with companies in the robotics, military, medical, electronics, automotive, and aerospace industries to create high-volume, 3D printed end use parts. According to Tronix3D, its “state-of-the-art 3D printing operation” can make “hundreds of parts up to 10 times faster” than other printers on the market. “We’re more than just 3D printing experts, we’ll help you understand the Multi Jet Fusion technology, explore its endless capabilities, and get your product to market faster than ever thought possible,” the company states on its […]
Above: PepsiCo food, snack, and beverage product line-up/Source: PepsiCo PepsiCo turned to tooling with 3D printing...