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Program

This two-day symposium on “Advanced Manufacturing and Repair for Gas Turbines” will focus on modern additive manufacturing (AM) and repair technologies that are successfully demonstrated and applied on a daily basis to aero and industrial gas turbine (GT) engine business.

Program features include:

  • Two applied technical tutorials
    • Additive Manufacturing for New Designs and
    • Additive Manufacturing and Advanced Repair for Gas Turbine Components.
  • Technical tours to visit an advanced manufacturing facility.
  • Selected presentations from industry and academia on AM applications to aero and industrial manufacturing and repairing GT components.

The program agenda and session topics are as follows:
(please note program and agenda are subject to change

Tuesday, 19 March 2019
8:00 – 9:00 Registration and Morning Coffee 
9:00 – 9:15 Welcome and Opening Remarks 
9:15 – 10:30 Tutorial: “Designing for Metal Additive Manufacturing”
10:30 – 10:45 Coffee Break
10:45 – 12:00 Tutorial: “Designing for Metal Additive Manufacturing” (continued)
12:15 – 13:30 Networking lunch
13:30 – 14:45 Tutorial: “Additive Manufacturing and Advanced Repair for Gas Turbine Components”
14:45 – 15:00 Coffee Break
15:00 – 16:15 Tutorial: “Additive Manufacturing and Advanced Repair for Gas Turbine Components” (continued)
16:45 – 18:45 Technical Tours
19:00 – 20:30 Networking Reception 
Wednesday, 20 March 2019
7:45 – 8:30 Registration and Morning Coffee 
8:30 – 8:45 Welcome and Introductions
8:45 – 9:15 Keynote Presentation
9:15 – 9:25 Break
Concurrent Sessions
  Track 1 Advanced Manufacturing Track 2 Advanced Repair
9:25 – 10:50 1-1 Designing for Advanced Manufacturing 2-1 Case Studies of Advanced Repair Approaches
10:50 – 11:10 Coffee Break
11:10 – 12:35 1-2 Progress in Advanced Manufacturing by GT OEMs, Part I 2-2 Materials and Processing for Advanced Repair Approaches
12:35 – 13:45 Networking lunch
13:45 – 15:30 1-3 Progress in Advanced Manufacturing by GT OEMs, Part II 2-3 Advanced Repair Strategies for Hot Section Turbine Parts
15:30 – 15:50 Coffee Break
15:50 – 17:15 1-4 Materials and Processes for Advanced Manufacturing 2-4 Progress in Advanced Repairs by GT OEM's