3D Scanning + Additive Manufacturing brings Ruston car back to life

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Before the development and manufacture of the industrial gas turbine in the late 1940’s, the Ruston car was born at the Ruston & Hornsby engineering company, now Siemens Industrial Turbomachinery Ltd in Lincoln.

100 years on Additive Manufacturing technology is bringing the car back to life and onto the road again… read the story here Bringing the Ruston car back to life at Siemens Industrial Turbomachinery, Lincoln.

Reverse Engineering in action- replacing damaged components no longer available…



Steering box- broken old unit 3D Scanned, CAD model repaired in Siemens NX and rebuilt ‘as new’.

See you at Formnext! booth E68 in Hall 3.0

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We’re  exhibiting at Formnext in Frankfurt from November 14th –  17th on the Siemens booth E68 in Hall 3

As part of Siemens we provide a seamless link from product design for Additive, through to Manufacture- with over 10 years’ experience supplying leading aerospace customers in Europe, North America and Japan.

Come visit us to discuss how we can support your Additive Manufacturing needs both in-house and in the supply chain.

If you would like to book a one-to-one meeting with one of our team please email info@materialssolutions.co.uk