Journal of Business (10756124). 8/11/2016, Vol. 31 Issue 17, p31-31. 1/2p.
RAPID prototyping, MANUFACTURING processes, UNITED States. Dept. of Energy, OAK Ridge National Laboratory, ENERGY conservation, CARBON fibers, and MANUFACTURING industries -- United States
The article reports on the success of the researchers of the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) in Tennessee to discover a production method that will help reduce the cost of carbon fiber and energy used. It states that the method is ready for licensing after successful prototyping by industrial partners. It also mentions how the discovery will help accelerate adoption of carbon fiber composites in high-volume industrial applications.
Journal of Business (10756124). 12/18/2008, Vol. 23 Issue 26, pA6-A6. 1/3p.
PROTO Technologies Inc., EMPLOYEE recruitment, COMPUTER printers, FINANCIAL performance, LIBERTY Lake (Wash.), and WASHINGTON (State)
The article reports on the addition of employees and equipment by Proto Technologies Inc. in Liberty Lake, Washington. The company has added four employees and has purchased a 3-D printer that enables it to create models using multiple materials. It reports a 35 percent growth in sales and creates a general manager position.
Journal of Business (10756124). 10/25/2001, Vol. 16 Issue 22, pA15. 2p.
TECHNOLOGY, PROTOTYPE design construction, WASHINGTON (State), SPOKANE (Wash.), and UNITED States
Reports on the plans of Proto Technologies Inc. to expand beyond the Spokane area in Washington. Aim to gain larger market share; History of the company operation; Customers of the quick-turnaround prototypes.