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FIDIA presents MMTECH at MECSPE

  • March 28, 2017

FIDIA showcased the results of their work on the MMTECH project at MECSPE . The exhibition allows visitors to see a wide rage of new materials, machine and technologies for advanced manufacturing.

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MMTECH results presented at Additive Manufacturing Forum

  • April 3, 2017

Dr James Hughes presented the latest additive results from MMTECH at the AMRC forum: latest developments in additive technology. The forum is a technology network for manufacturing businesses and covers a range of topics related to current and emerging technologies and supply chain issues. Dr Hughes described the different metal additive techniques available, their manufacturing co...

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TEKS promote MMTECH to Women in Engineering and Technology

  • June 26, 2017

Sideqe Askre from TEKS presented her work on MMTECH at an event held to celebrate International Women in Engineering Technology on 23 June 2017. She also disseminated the project at the Assessors at Go4Set Celebration at Sheffield Hallam on 6 June.

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IK4-IDEKO hosts MMTech General Meeting

  • October 6, 2017

IK4-IDEKO will host the forthcoming MMTech General Meeting in Elgoibar (Spain). The new adaptive control system results will be presented. This system, based on the measurement of vibration signals from the cutting process, increases the stability of y-TiAl machining processes through a smart activation of active damping devices and optimum cutting condition selection. IK4-IDEKO will als...

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IDEKO presents results of adaptive control systems

  • October 16, 2017

With the aim of developing a cleaner and more environmentally-friendly aerospace industry, the Basque technological centre IK4-IDEKO presents the progress made in the manufacture of lightweight materials for the aerospace industry achieved in MMTech. IK4-IDEKO hosted the sixth general meeting of the initiative presenting the progress achieved so far. The Elgoibar company presented ...

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MMTECH presented to AMRC partner companies

  • November 16, 2017

Adrian Sharman presented his work on the MMTECH project to attendees from the AMRC partner companies. He gave details of the different trials which had been carried out and a method of making non-porous, crack-free gamma titanium aluminide parts using additive manufacture.

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MMTECH researcher speaks out for engineering

  • December 1, 2017

MMTECH researcher, Will Thomas, entered the South Yorkshire heat of the IMechE's annual Speak Out for Engineering competition. He presented MMTECH to fellow young engineers and described the work he'd carried out on machining y-Tial.

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