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GME-021
Additive manufacturing for professionals - 2019

Fundamental principles of additive manufacturing

OBJECTIVE :

This course is intended for engineers, technicians and managers.

It benefits companies wishing to acquire knowledge on additive manufacturing technologies in order to have specific examples of use.

At the end of the course, learners will be able to identify the benefits and uses of additive manufacturing in an industrial context (aeronautics, subcontracting, general mechanics, etc.).

COURSE DURATION AND TIMETABLE :

Duration of course: 1 day (6 hours)

The course consists of a series of lessons, practical work and questions and answers sessions.

GENERAL APPROACH :

Additive manufacturing consists of making parts of various materials by adding matter rather than by removing shavings. It is set to revolutionize the design of certain mechanical parts and subsections, which will be easier to produce, cheaper for raw materials and possible to produce on demand at their place of use. This new technology, which is rapidly spreading through the aerospace field, is beneficial to the entire supply chain and more specifically to the design, manufacture and maintenance industries.

We discuss the basics of additive manufacturing to give you detailed knowledge of different technologies and materials.

Subsequently, we use specific examples to demonstrate the possible applications in different sectors of industry and business. Customer examples will also be given to help us provide you with a concrete return on your investment.

PREREQUISITE :

Course level: Basic

Prerequisites: Basic industrial knowledge

Target audience: Technicians, engineers, heads of engineering design departments, senior management, company directors

COURSE DIRECTOR(S) :

Armand KHAMNOUTHAY:

Responsible for additive manufacturing activities at WeAreEngineering 

CONTENT :

1. Existing technologies

  • Current context
  • Overview of different additive manufacturing technologies

2. Process: from CAD models to 3D printing

  • General principles
  • Practical cases

3. Materials

  • Different types of material
  • Certification

4. Applications

  • Different potential applications
  • Industry examples

5. Return on investments

  • Topological optimization
  • Eco-manufacturing
  • Return on investments calculation
  • Client examples

WHEN AND WHERE :

Scheduled in French:

TOULOUSE: 13 September 2019

 

For the English realization, please, consult us.

COURSE FEES :

€650 excluding tax (20% VAT)

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