Pratt & Whitney was recently featured in an IndustryWeek cover story about additive manufacturing. The article, "Mastering the Hybrid Factory," by Travis Hessman highlights P&W's work with the technology and stresses P&W's commitment to delivering its customers high quality products.
"With these technologies, you can make parts that have geometries that are not achievable using investment casting or tooling," Paul Adams, chief operating officer, Pratt & Whitney, told IndustryWeek. "In our industry, we're simultaneously trying to achieve cost and weight," he said. "So a technology that allows us to make hollow parts that weigh less and are less expensive to produce is very, very powerful."
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