Just as digital technology has revolutionized every aspect of our lives, it is just beginning to transform the advanced manufacturing industry. See this revolution in action and how businesses in aerospace, automotive, medical and energy sectors are implementing leading-edge innovations. Visitors saw a physically and digitally connected machine tool, robot arm and coordinate measuring machine (CMM).
Since the world’s first additive manufactured vehicle was built at IMTS 2014, innovations in additive have continued to headline IMTS and did so for 2018 with its dedicated ETC.
Visitors encountered demonstrations of the newest breakthroughs in materials, speeds and technologies as recently developed by Oak Ridge National Laboratories (ORNL), public-private collaborations and exhibiting additive manufacturers.