Additive Technologies Competence Center will be created on a base of NIK.
On May, 19 at the International Helicopter Industry Exhibition HELIRUSSIA - 2016 Moscow Region Government, Administration of Zhukovskiy City, NIK Ltd. – Research and Engineering Company and French company BeAM – Machines signed a Memorandum of Intentions. This document is a preparatory stage in concluding Agreement on the creation in Zhukovskiy a 3D Prototyping Centre.
Within this project NIK will be a base for the development of additive technologies and specialists training, BeAM company manufacturing industrial metal 3D printers will assist with an assortment, supply of equipment and basic technologies transfer.
Due to this cooperation NIK company will promote the implementation of advanced additive technologies in the Russian aviation industry.
Additive Technologies Competence Center will be put into operation in 2017.