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SAE International to Participate in 3D Printing/Additive Manufacturing Event in Pittsburgh – May 9-11

WARRENDALE, Pa., April 26, 2017 - 3D printing or additive manufacturing is becoming increasingly important in the aerospace industry. SAE International has developed a portfolio of programs, products and services that address this burgeoning and important technology.

In May, SAE International will participate in the RAPID + TCT Accelerating 3D Manufacturing event, which will be held May 9-11 at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh.

The SAE International’s Aerospace Standards Group standards group will speak during the event covering the work of the AMS-AM Additive Manufacturing Committee, the establishment of SAE’s Polymer Subcommittee, and the development of material and process specifications for use by the aerospace industry to assist with certification of aircraft and spacecraft critical parts.  

RAPID + TCT is an additive manufacturing event that showcases product innovations and offers collaborative learning opportunities to ultimately accelerate the adoption and advancement of the technology.

SAE International is seeking professionals to join the AMS-AM Polymer Subcommittee. Participation is open to individuals from aircraft and spacecraft manufacturers, engine manufacturers, material suppliers, equipment suppliers, operators, regulatory authorities, and research organizations. To learn more or join, contact Laura Feix, SAE Aerospace Standards Engineer at or +1-724-799-9198.

SAE International is a global association committed to being the ultimate knowledge source for the engineering profession. By uniting over 127,000 engineers and technical experts, we drive knowledge and expertise across a broad spectrum of industries. We act on two priorities: encouraging a lifetime of learning for mobility engineering professionals and setting the standards for industry engineering. We strive for a better world through the work of our philanthropic SAE Foundation, including programs like A World in Motion® and the Collegiate Design Series™.

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