Additive manufacturing is not just an innovative manufacturing process, but an entirely new way of thinking about how we design and make products.
That is the opportunity that AM offers and the engineering revolution that GKN is leading with unrivalled design and manufacturing capabilities across seven global centres of excellence.
What we do
GKN Additive combines advanced 3D printing technology with a strong heritage in aerospace and automotive engineering
We offer a complete AM solution for our customers wherever they are in the world. Today our technological capabilities in AM mean GKN can help overcome engineering challenges with creative solutions, adding value and solving problems across a range of industries.
With seven centres of excellence around the world, we are continuously pushing boundaries of this revolutionary technology.
Why choose GKN
To additively manufacture a fully-functioning, engineered component that can be certified for use in an engine or drivetrain, you have to have total control over the raw material – the powder.Find out more
GKN Additive has a global network of centres of excellence to support our customers around the world.Find out more
GKN offers the widest range of AM technologies, enabling us to deliver unique solutions for our customers.Find out more
AM in action
Additive manufacturing is already changing the world around us. GKN has AM components flying and driving in the aircraft and cars of today, in many cases lowering vehicle weight, reducing component manufacture time and cost, and cutting waste during production. Take a look at some of our case studies.