A world of new possibilities
In partnership with Australia’s premier scientific research organisation, CSIRO, Romar is the first company in the southern hemisphere to offer a DMG Mori Lasertec 65 3D 5-axis synchronous laser deposition, welding and milling machine.
It combines the flexibility of high capacity additive manufacturing with precise, 5-axis milling.
Bigger, faster, more complex and precise
The Lasertec 65’s nozzle is up to 10 times faster than a powder bed based system.
Coupled with its milling capabilities, this opens up new possibilities to manufacture larger products faster and in greater volume.
The system can produce complex 3D geometries up to 500mm.
It can repair or coat complex parts like turbine casings and blades, guide vanes, impellers, propellers, blisks, multi-material components, tubes and moulds with internal features.
In house expertise
Romar and CSIRO specialists have received advanced training in creating previously impossible components in materials such as stainless steel, nickel-based alloys (Inconel 625, 718), tungsten carbide matrix materials, bronze and brass alloys, chrome-cobalt-molybdenum alloys, Stellite and weldable tool steel.
A perfect partnership
Romar’s partnership with CSIRO provides it with access to industry-leading additive manufacturing expertise and equipment through its ‘Lab 22’ facilities in Lindfield (Sydney) and Clayton (Melbourne).
Lab 22’s production techniques cover e-beam, laser, blown-powder, cold spray and sand printing, plus an array of characterisation techniques.
It can also process refractory metals, Ti/Ti alloys, cobalt chrome, nickel alloys, steel/steel alloys, aluminium, silica sand and composites.
On top of this, CSIRO offers world-class research in materials science, polymer chemistry, physics and engineering.
Access our world-class facilities
Our new DMG Mori Lasertec 65 provides opportunities and production processes that were previously impossible.
Romar’s wide range of precision manufacturing and testing equipment is certified to meet international standards, while CSIRO provides a deep, multi-disciplinary capability across many scientific fields.
Together, we have a network of business partners that spans the planet and a wide array of industries.
‘Collaboration between business and research is integral to Australia’s manufacturing future. CSIRO’s partnership with Romar Engineering is driving innovative solutions in advanced manufacturing, generating jobs, skills and growth opportunities.’ ~ Keith McLean, Director, CSIRO Manufacturing.
If you have an idea, a drawing, a vision, a product, a technical problem, or anything that needs a commercially viable and productive solution – contact us today.