Additive Manufacturing Technologies four pillars of sustainability

3D Printing Industry | July 29, 2019

Additive Manufacturing Technologies four pillars of sustainability
UK-based post-processing specialist Additive Manufacturing Technologies is promoting safety and sustainability in 3D printing through four pillars; no waste, better chemistries, less energy, less labor, and consumables. According to Joseph Crabtree, CEO of AMT, “It is important when looking at the use of AM as a production technology to analyze all steps involved from product design to final end-use product or component. It is also vital when looking to promote environmental sustainable industrial systems to take this holistic view as well, and here at AMT, we have an obvious and distinct focus on the post-processing stage for AM.

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The term lean thinking was coined by James P. Womack and Daniel T.Jones to capture the essence of their in-depth study of Toyotaʼs fabled Toyota Production System. Does your facility practice lean manufacturing?  Whether you are a lean manufacturing newbie or an expert this infographic, by Newcastle Systems, will expand your lean knowledge. Interested in more information on Lean Manufacturing?  Read this Newcastle Systems article on lean thinking.

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The term lean thinking was coined by James P. Womack and Daniel T.Jones to capture the essence of their in-depth study of Toyotaʼs fabled Toyota Production System. Does your facility practice lean manufacturing?  Whether you are a lean manufacturing newbie or an expert this infographic, by Newcastle Systems, will expand your lean knowledge. Interested in more information on Lean Manufacturing?  Read this Newcastle Systems article on lean thinking.

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