Triton Systems to add Titomic TKF Cold Spray Additive Manufacturing capability

May 9, 2024

May 9, 2024

Titomic will supply a custom version of its Cold Spray Additive Manufacturing machine to Triton Systems (Courtesy Titomic)
Titomic will supply a custom version of its Cold Spray Additive Manufacturing machine to Triton Systems (Courtesy Titomic)

Titomic Limited, based in Brisbane, Australia, has announced the sale of a custom Titomic Kinetic Fusion System (TFK System) Cold Spray Additive Manufacturing machine to Triton Systems Inc, headquartered in Chelmsford, Massachusetts, USA. The TKF System, valued at approximately $800,000, is expected to be delivered within nine months and is part of Triton’s larger strategic investment in developing new manufacturing applications.

The TKF System enables the rapid and cost-effective Cold Spray Additive Manufacturing of large area and high-performance parts from materials such as aluminium, titanium, steels, and nickel-based superalloys. The TKF System will provide Triton with novel capabilities in a wide range of applications, including armaments, barrels, electro-magnetic shielding, armour, large-scale structures, propulsion systems, metal restoration, and functional coatings.

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The news marks Titomic’s first sale of a TKF System within the United States, and adds to other defence companies using the technology, including the Koninklijke Landmacht (the Royal Netherlands Army) and BAE Systems.

Herbert Koeck, Managing Director of Titomic, commented, “This sale, following Triton’s rigorous testing and subsequent adoption, is a major validation of Titomic’s commercial strategy and technology. It highlights the importance of our Kinetic Fusion technology in the United States’ and global defence sectors and sets the stage for further sales, showcasing proven implementation and innovation in defence and commercial manufacturing.”

David Model, Triton’s Chief Operating Officer, added, “At Triton Systems, we are committed to maintaining our leadership in advanced materials processing and manufacturing technologies. The acquisition of the Titomic Kinetic Fusion System represents a strategic enhancement to our R&D and manufacturing capabilities, ensuring we stay at the cutting edge of technology. This investment strengthens our ability to innovate and underscores our dedication to delivering superior solutions for defence and commercial applications.”

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