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HiETA and Norton Straw Win STEP Fusion Reactor Project

The UK Government has given UKAEA the goal to maintain the UK’s position as a world leader in fusion research and development. In the November 2018 budget (and reiterated in the Science Minister’s speech at Culham in January 2019) an initial £20m was provided for UKAEA to start investigating the viability of a Spherical Tokamak … Continued

Electrification in Propulsion Systems: The Opportunity for Additive Manufacturing to take Centre Stage?

Applying advanced engineering to reduce our environmental impact is something we’re passionate about at HiETA, and the electrification revolution that we’re in the middle of seems like a perfect place to apply Additive Manufacturing to realise real, commercially viable benefits. Electrification in Propulsion Systems: The Opportunity for Additive Manufacturing to take Centre Stage? In a … Continued

HiETA Technologies Awarded 2018 TCT Rising Star Award

The TCT awards is a prestigious event that celebrates the best innovations in design-to-manufacturing technology. Designed to celebrate groundbreaking applications and technology advancements, the evening was a huge success, and HiETA Technologies are proud to announce that we were awarded the 2018 TCT Rising Star award. 2018 has seen HiETA transition from primarily a research … Continued

HiETA celebrates growth with new website, video and brochure

2018 is fast becoming a landmark year for HiETA. Our heat exchangers are now typically five times smaller and our turbo machinery can run up to 200°C hotter than standard benchmarks. Revenues are expected to triple versus last year, staff levels are now above 50, and we’ve taken delivery of three out of four state … Continued

HiETA Technologies Sponsor 2018 UWE Formula Student Team

Formula Student is Europe’s most established educational engineering competition. Backed by industry and high-profile engineers, the competition aims to develop enterprising and innovative young engineers and encourage more young people to take up a career in engineering. The format of the event is such that it provides an ideal opportunity for the students to test, … Continued

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