The Department of Materials Science and Metallurgical Engineering hosted a SAIMM Pretoria Branch Event on 19 September 2018.
Malika Khodja from Tiziri Advanced Manufacturing Technologies gave a presentation on "Metal Additive Manufacturing in South Africa".
The presentation focussed on how Metal Additive Manufacturing (3D printing) is being used in many industries including aerospace, tooling, biomedical, automotive, jewellery and many more. It highlighted the different metal additive manufacturing processes, as well as the current capabilities in South Africa. Future growth opportunities were also discussed.
The event was attended by students and staff of EBIT, as well as some industry representatives.