NIWC Atlantic

NIWC Atlantic

NIWC Atlantic Leverages 3D Printing Capabilities to Create PPE

As the COVID-19 pandemic swept across the globe, Naval Information Warfare Center (NIWC) Atlantic shifted into high gear to support relief efforts. In the on-demand manufacturing (ODM) lab in Charleston, South Carolina, the Production Quality and Manufacturing (PQM) team rapidly got to work making much needed personal protective equipment – better known as PPE – […]

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NIWC Atlantic On Demand Manufacturing: Limited Only by the Engineer’s Imagination

Naval Information Warfare Center (NIWC) Atlantic’s additive manufacturing (AM) team is exporting 3D on demand manufacturing (ODM) capabilities across the command, and across the globe. As part of the Logistics and Lifecycle Engineering Competency, the ODM lab offers manufacturing agility through low-volume production in maintenance and operational Navy environments. The lab currently has 12 3D […]

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SSC Atlantic Hones Additive Manufacturing Capabilities for Navy Applications

A research and development (R&D) scientist at Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center (SSC) Atlantic wanted to create a compact, energy-harvesting support component not available commercially. He designed the component in computer-aided design (CAD) software and, in a single day, he used additive manufacturing (also known as 3D printing) to build a prototype of the […]

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