Latest News on Military Additive Manufacturing Efforts

From our Media Partners:

mt_234x60bannerElectrostatic Discharge (ESD) Safe Materials for 3D Printing
https://www.manufacturingtomorrow.com/article/2019/07/electrostatic-discharge-esd-safe-materials-for-3d-printing/13690/

The Impact of 5G in Advanced Manufacturing
https://www.manufacturingtomorrow.com/article/2019/07/the-impact-of-5g-in-advanced-manufacturing/13720/

 

Strategy Documents:

DOD Needs to Systematically Track Department-wide 3D Printing Efforts
http://www.gao.gov/assets/680/673099.pdf

U.S. National Strategy for Additive Manufacturing
https://cgsr.llnl.gov/content/assets/docs/AMCapstone_Final.pdf

3D opportunity in the Department of Defense
https://dupress.deloitte.com/content/dam/dup-us-en/articles/additive-manufacturing-defense-3d-printing/DUP_1064-3D-Opportunity-DoD_MASTER1.pdf

Air Force Logistics and Sustainment Enterprise 2040
www.defenseinnovationmarketplace.mil/resources/LSE_2040.pdf

DLA Strategic Plan 2015-2022
http://www.dla.mil/Portals/104/Documents/PublicAffairs/Strategic%20Plan%202015%20web.pdf

Navy Supply Command Strategic Plan 2017-2021 & Commander’s Guidance
https://www.navsup.navy.mil/site/public/documents/enterprise/commandersguidance2017.pdf

DoD Logistics Strategic Plan
https://www.acq.osd.mil/log/images/DoD%20Logistics%20Strategic%20Plan/DoDLogStratPlanFinalSigned-100707.pdf

2016–2020 Strategic Plan and Implementing Framework
https://energy.gov/sites/prod/files/2015/12/f27/EERE_Strategic_Plan_12.16.15.pdf

 

Articles:

Worldwide Spending On 3D Printing To Reach US$13.8 Billion in 2019 – Asia Pacific Metalworking Equipment News | Manufacturing | Automation | Quality Control

NAVSEA Approves First Metal Additively Manufactured Component for Shipboard Use > Naval Sea Systems Command > News

NSWC Panama City expands capability with 3D metal printer > Naval Sea Systems Command > Saved News Module

Army Secretary Ramps Up 3D Printing « Breaking Defense – Defense industry news, analysis and commentary

F-35 stealth fighter gets boost from 3D printing – 3D Printing Industry

US Army Learning About and Using 3D Printing to Improve Military Readiness – 3DPrint.com | The Voice of 3D Printing / Additive Manufacturing

How 3D Printing Helps the U.S. Military – GrabCAD Blog

U.S. Army secretary places 3D printing center of modern policy – 3D Printing Industry

https://3dprintingindustry.com/news/u-s-air-force-installs-3d-printed-parts-on-c-5-super-galaxy-aircraft-149814/

https://3dprintingindustry.com/news/mcsc-trains-us-marines-to-use-3d-printing-157813/

https://3dprintingindustry.com/news/navy-requests-23m-funding-for-3d-printing-in-fy2020-152306/