The application of Rapid Manufacturing technologies in the spare parts industry

Hasan, S. and Rennie, A. E. W. (2008). The application of Rapid Manufacturing technologies in the spare parts industry. In: Nineteenth Annual International Solid Freeform Fabrication (SFF) Symposium, 4-8 Aug 2008, Austin, TX, USA.

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Abstract

The advancement of Rapid Manufacturing (RM) has ushered the possibility of realising complex designs. This paper identifies the potential of possible applications of RM in the spare parts industry. It further underlines the need for a fully functional RM supply chain before proposing an e-business enabled business model for RM technologies.

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  • Item ORO ID
  • 38110
  • Item Type
  • Conference or Workshop Item
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  • Funded Project NameProject IDFunding Body
    Rapid Manufacturing North West ProjectNot SetEuropean Regional Development Fund
    Not SetNot SetHigher Education Innovation Fund
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  • Published in the Symposium proceedings pp. 584-590
  • Academic Unit or School
  • Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
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  • © 2008 Laboratory for Freedom Fabrication (?)
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  • Saad Hasan

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