Category: Additive Manufacturing

HiETA Excited to Take Delivery of Renishaw RenAM 500Q Machine

HiETA Technologies was pleased to take delivery this week of their first Renishaw RenAM 500Q. The state-of-the-art four-laser powder bed fusion metal additive manufacturing machine is being operated by HiETA under the MAMVA (Maturing Additive Manufacturing for Volume Automotive) project supported by Innovate UK. HiETA Technologies and Renishaw are collaborating to develop optimised process parameters and scanning … Continued

HiETA 2017 Year in Review

2017 Review HiETA achieved a number of significant technical successes and growth in its capability in 2017. We look forward to another successful year in 2018 and working with our new and existing customers to innovate solutions to challenging requirements. Key growth facts over 2017 Company size: 50% increase in company size, 40 engineers and … Continued

Introducing… Robot Bike Co. – Bespoke Additive Manufactured Precision Engineering

The Robot Bike Co, in collaboration with HiETA Technologies, Altair and Renishaw, unveiled the R160 enduro mountain bike frame on Thursday 26th May – to great acclaim! Marking a milestone in collaborative additive manufacturing/3D printing technology, Robot Bike represents a giant leap towards the goal of AM mass customisation – and is ready for customers to order from … Continued

HiETA Announces First Successful AM TSB Project

We are delighted to be able to announce the first of HiETA’s successful Technology Strategy Board TSB project. The High Efficiency END-to-End (HiEND) project addresses the ability of AM to operate as an effective manufacturing route for mid to mass market by proving a viable business/manufacturing model for producing 50,000 units p.a. for our target product within 3-5 year. … Continued