Bengaluru, Feb 9 (PTI) Wipro 3D and Engine Division of
Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) have collaborated for the
development, manufacturing and air worthiness certification of
acritical aero-engine component operating in the hot zone,
using metal 3D printing.
The Nozzle Guide Vane (also called the Inner Ring), 3D
printed in a high temperature resilient steel A286, has been
awarded Airworthiness certification by Centre for Military
Airworthiness and Certification (CEMILAC), the regulatory body
of Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO), a
Wipro 3D statement said on Tuesday.
Wipro 3D is the metal Additive Manufacturing (AM)
business of Wipro Infrastructure Engineering (WIN).
"The Wipro3D manufactured components shall be installed
in HAL manufactured helicopter engines", the statement said.
CEO of Bangalore Complex, HAL, Amitabh Bhatt said
Additive Manufacturing is a disruptive technology and is going
to play a big role in the manufacture of components used in
the Aerospace and Defence Industry in the future.
Complimenting Wipro 3D and HAL Engine Division for
successfully developing a 3D component for use in the hot
section of an aero engine, Bhatt said it is indeed a
significant achievement towards "Aatmanirbhar Bharat Policy of
Government of India." PTI RS
Disclaimer :- This story has not been edited by Outlook staff and is auto-generated from news agency feeds. Source: PTI
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