Representative Robert Wittman and members of the Armed Services Committee visited MELD.

MELD Manufacturing Corporation was honored to host Representative Robert Wittman, Armed Services Committee Professional Staff Members David Sienicki and James Vallario, and Major Cassie Steiner who visited MELD Manufacturing and Aeroprobe Corporation to gain insight into the innovation and manufacturing capabilities of both companies. MELD’s 3D printing technology for metals at large scale is vital …

MELD Manufacturing and Team win Mil AM 2024 Technical Achievement Award in 3D Printing Innovation

Christiansburg, Virginia, January 22 2024 – MELD Manufacturing Corporation, inventors of Additive Friction Stir Deposition (AFSD) technology, was selected for the MilAM 2024 Technical Achievement Award for 3D Printing Innovation.  The prestigious award, presented at the Manufacturing Summit & Technology Showcase (Mil AM), honors the individuals, or groups, that have exemplified outstanding achievement in 3D printing in support …

MELD Manufacturing Named Finalist for MIL AM 2024 Technical Achievement Award in 3D Printing Innovation

MELD Manufacturing Corporation, inventors of Additive Friction Stir Deposition (AFSD) technology, has been announced as a finalist for the MIL AM 2024 Technical Achievement Award for 3D Printing Innovation.  The prestigious award, presented at the Manufacturing Summit & Technology Showcase (MIL AM), honors the individuals, or groups, that have exemplified outstanding achievement in 3D printing in support of the …

FOOKE GmbH Becomes and Authorized Integrator for MELD Manufacturing Corporation

Frankfurt, Germany November 8, 2023 – From Formnext 2023, MELD Manufacturing Corporation announced that FOOKE GmbH has become an authorized integrator for MELD’s revolutionary 3D printing for metal technology. This partnership marks a significant step forward in the advancement of metal additive manufacturing and positions FOOKE as a premier provider of MELD’s cutting-edge technology in …

MELD Manufacturing Announces Partnership with Sumitomo Corporation in Japan

10/03/2023 MELD Manufacturing Corporation, large scale metal printer OEM, today announced that it has partnered with Sumitomo Corporation, a leading Fortune 500 global trading and business investment company, to become MELD’s first representative in Japan. “Sumitomo Corporation, one of the most respected companies in Japan, is a trusted partner,” said Nanci Hardwick, CEO of MELD …

MELD Manufacturing Corporation and Mazak MegaStir Corporation Announce Exclusive Supplier Agreement for Additive Friction Stir Deposition (AFSD) Tools and Tool Holders

MELD Manufacturing Corporation, the pioneering leader in Additive Friction Stir Deposition (AFSD) technology, is pleased to announce a strategic partnership with Mazak MegaStir Corporation, renowned for their expertise in friction stir welding tools. This collaboration will enable MELD to exclusively offer tools and tool holders specifically designed for the AFSD process, also known as Friction …

MELD Selected for World’s Largest Metal Printer

From the US Army’s annual meeting in Washington, DC, MELD Manufacturing Corporation announces that MELD technology will be used to leverage 3D printing at an unprecedented size. Selected for the US Army’s Jointless Hull Program, the MELD technology will be used on two machines, the larger being able to print components that are 20 feet …

Sharon Scott presents the 2021 business leader award to MELD Manufacturing'sCEO

MELD Manufacturing CEO receives 2021 Business Leader Award

Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Sharon Scott presented Nanci Hardwick with the 2021 Business Leader Award at Chamber headquarters in Virginia.  Scott stated “This is a fitting award given your vast business experience, innovation, and growth of your business. Your work is outstanding.” MELD Manufacturing Corporation is the inventor of the award-winning, patented …

MELD prints wrought forged titanium and Ti64

Army Program Confirms that MELD® Printed Titanium Meets Requirements for Ti6-4 Forgings

MELD Manufacturing Corporation, developer and provider of MELD 3D printing machines for metal, has released data confirming that the process produces titanium meeting the ASTM and AMS standard requirements for forged material, as printed. The data was generated through a program with the National Center for Manufacturing Sciences (NCMS), Army Research Laboratory (ARL), and the …