EB welding options include Sciaky's groundbreaking additive manufacturing technology, as well as large- and small-scale EB welding chambers for producing large structures and tiny, rapid-production partsCHICAGO, Nov. 12, 2013 — (PRNewswire) — Sciaky, Inc., a subsidiary of Phillips Service Industries (PSI) and large-scale additive manufacturing pioneer, announced today that it will exhibit with technology partner EVOBEAM GmbH of Mainz, Germany at FABTECH 2013 to showcase the widest range of electron beam (EB) welding solutions available in the marketplace.
Sciaky specializes in large vacuum chamber EB welding systems with state-of-the-art internal moving guns. These systems utilize low voltage and high power, and are ideally suited for large-scale parts. Sciaky's groundbreaking additive manufacturing process, which is marketed as Electron Beam Direct Manufacturing (EBDM), remains the only large-scale, fully programmable means of achieving near-net shape parts made of high-value metals, such as titanium. EVOBEAM, on the other hand, specializes in high throughput, small vacuum chamber EB welding systems with external guns. These systems utilize low voltage and low power, and are ideally suited for rapid production of small-scale parts.
"Sciaky is looking forward to exhibiting with EVOBEAM at FABTECH," said Mike Riesen, General Manager of Sciaky, Inc. "Together, Sciaky and EVOBEAM offer the widest range of proven, cost-effective EB welding and EB additive manufacturing solutions anywhere in the world."
FABTECH 2013 takes place November 18-21 at the McCormick Place in Chicago, IL. Sciaky and EVOBEAM will exhibit in booth N223. For more information about FABTECH, visit www.fabtechexpo.com.
For more information about EVOBEAM, visit www.evobeam.com.
About Sciaky ( www.sciaky.com)
Sciaky, Inc., a subsidiary of Phillips Service Industries, Inc., is a leading provider of additive manufacturing (AM) solutions. We provide advanced welding systems – electron beam, advanced arc and resistance – and a wide range of contract welding services to the aerospace, defense, automotive, medical and other manufacturing industries. Our state-of-the-art equipment meets rigid military specifications to manufacture items such as airframes, landing gear, jet engines, guided missiles and vehicle parts. Sciaky's exclusive Direct Manufacturing (DM) solution allows manufacturers to save time and money over traditional manufacturing and prototyping processes.
About Phillips Service Industries, Inc. ( www.psi-online.com)
Established in 1967, Phillips Service Industries, Inc. (PSI) is a privately held global manufacturing and services holding company, which oversees a diverse collection of innovative subsidiaries: Beaver Aerospace & Defense, Inc., Evana Automation Specialists, Mountain Secure Systems, POWERTHRU, PSI Repair Services, Inc., PSI Semicon Services, Sciaky, Inc., and Skytronics, Inc. We serve a wide range of high-tech industries like aerospace, defense, automotive, alternative energy, healthcare, security and semiconductor. Our award-winning products and services help reduce costs and maximize efficiency for many Fortune 500 companies around the globe, as well as the U.S. Military. We push the bounds of technology on critical programs like Homeland Security, Defense research and space exploration, delivering innovative solutions for land, sea, air and space. We're PSI: Always innovating. Everywhere.™
About EVOBEAM ( www.evobeam.com)
With more than 20 years of experience in designing and manufacturing vacuum systems for high precision and productivity processes for the automotive and aerospace industries, EVOBEAM specializes in rapid vacuum beam processing, such as electron and laser beam welding, hardening, and cladding. The machines are characterized by excellent beam quality and maintenance free, dry vacuum pumping systems with minimal pump down times to hard vacuum. The vacuum chambers are customized to the relevant work piece spectrum to optimize performance.
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