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Bionic Networking Event

On 27 October 2017, Philipp Imgrund presented the Bionic Aircraft project in the frame of the annual Airbus Bionic Networking Event, which is dedicated to bring together employees across Airbus with external experts to discuss new opportunities in the field. (click here for download the presentation)

AM Motion Event

On 15 November, Philipp Imgrund presented the Bionic Aircraft project in the frame of the AM Motion workshop in Lisbon, Portugal. The Bionic Aircraft consortium is actively participating in the network towards generation of new R&D collaborations (www.am-motion.eu).

M12 Partner meeting in Grugliasco / Torino

The M12 partner meeting was held at the facilities of Hexagon Metrology in Italy, on 12 and 13 September 2017. We have had a fruitful meeting and wrap-up of a successful first year! Now working towards project half-time in Month 18!

BionicAircraft collaborating with AMOS and MMTech project

The BionicAircraft project is now collaborating with two other projects in the field of Additive Manufacturing, "AMOS - Additive Repair for Aerospace" and "MMTech - Innovative Manufacturing for gamma Titanium Aluminides".

On the occasion of a joint meeting held in April 2017 in Sheffield (UK), AMOS, BionicAircraft and MMTech participants discussed exchange of results and Joint dissemination activities related to their projects. The goal is to learn from each other's experience, enhance impact of the R&D activities of the three consortia, and to smoothen transition to industrial applications.


M6 Partner Meeting in San Sebastian

The M6 partner meeting was held at the facilities of our partner Tecnalia in the beautiful city of San Sebastian, Spain, from March 7 to 8, 2017. The two-day project meeting was kindly hosted by Tecnalia in San Sebastian. While the official agenda was dedicated to providing an overview of the work in the first six project months and to planning the next steps, individual discussions went on in the breaks, in individual meetings and during the project dinner. In an interesting tour of the facilities of Tecnalia, especially the equipment and activities relating to WP 8 "Development of repair and recycling technologies" were shown in practice. The consortium is looking forward to a successful further collaboration!

Kick-Off Meeting at LZN

Successful Kick-Off Meeting at LZN Laser Zentrum Nord GmbH in Hamburg, Germany. The Kick-Off Meeting (KOM) for the BionicAircraft Project took place on September, the 6th and 7th at the LZN Laser Zentrum Nord GmbH in Hamburg, Germany. On the two days of meeting, a detailed discussion of work plan and first actions was done. For the consortium it was important to clearly define first actions and start with the project right away to be able to keep timline of the project.