Global engineering technologies company, Renishaw is contributing its additive manufacturing (AM) specialist knowledge to European machine tool trade association, CECIMO.
Lane was appointed to the board of the UK’s Manufacturing Technologies Association (MTA) and CECIMO in 2015. As part of this role, Lane represents UK industry’s interests at European level. Further to this, Lane has attended an EU parliament’s debating sessions to help discuss and form industrial policy and strategy.
Renishaw has also contributed to CECIMO’s digitalisation campaign, which promotes the opportunities, benefits and challenges of digitalisation and how it can impact the future of the machine tool industry.
As a part of the relationship, Marc Saunders, Director of Global Solutions Centres at Renishaw, spoke at the 2017 International Additive Manufacturing Conference in Hannover highlighting the rise of new AM applications, such as consumer electronics, where AM can offer benefits in heat management and underlined how measurement technology is helping to industrialise AM.