Empire Group welcomes Jorge Tomas to the team. Jorge is Sr. Design Engineer that is extremely proficient in Solidworks, has a deep understanding of Design for Manufacturability (DFM), and has a knack for getting it right on the first shot.
Until recently, fluid-tight components could not be achieved with most additive manufacturing processes due to the high porosity of available materials. 3D printed prototypes required additional post-processing to achieve this property. Now we can effectively use Multi Jet Fusion PA12 to fill this gap.
With the intent to proof and test his concept for creating a permanent weight-bearing prosthetic socket using Multi Jet Fusion Technology, Michael Nunnery, a nationally board-certified prosthetist/orthotist and local innovator in prosthetics, chose Empire Group to facilitate its production.
On Friday, June 7th we opened the doors to our customers and welcomed many new faces to Empire Group’s Attleboro, MA facilities. This fantastic group of professionals gathered for a tour of our company and got a close-up view of the technology and manpower behind our exceptional product development services.
With an Engineer-in-Residence Grant from the City of Somerville, an MIT Graduate and Entrepreneur chose Empire Group to help perfect the design and engineering of tactile computer science toys for early childhood education.