CRP Group

Major activities include rapid-manufacturing composite materials (Windform family) production and sales; 3D Printing services; R&D on metal alloys, plastic materials and manufacturing processes; process engineering and reverse engineering, high-precision CNC machining.

Via Cesare Della Chiesa 21
Modena, 41126 IT

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New 3D-printed front air inlet made with Windform composite materials
CRP Technology recently developed a new front air inlet for a Moto3 racing customer, which was manufactured in Windform materials by using an SLS additive manufacturing technique.

CRP Technology launches new thermoplastic elastomer material for additive manufacturing
Windform RL is a durable thermoplastic elastomer material with rubber-like distinguishing features.

3D-printed hybrid golf club head scores
Multi-material blend joins composite, titanium and brass.

CRP invests in new machines that can produce composite parts
The company has invested in new technology in additive manufacturing and CNC machining.

First 3D printed skiboot uses carbon fiber, wins ISPO award
Windform SP milled carbon fiber polyamide used with laser sintering actualizes patented idea for three different insoles creating better grip and less injuries.

Carbon fiber/polyamide for additive manufacturing
CRP Technology, a manufacturer of resin systems for rapid prototyping and rapid manufacturing, has announced Windform XT 2.0, a polyamide-based, carbon fiber-filled material.

Additive manufacturing a new frontier for composites
Leading additive manufacturing authority Terry Wohlers (Wohlers Associates Inc., Ft. Collins., Colo.) comments on two decades of AM progress and AM's prospects as a composites manufacturing solution.

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The rise of rapid manufacturing
An outgrowth of rapid prototyping, tool-free additive fabrication technologies have the potential to form small, limited-run composite parts directly from CAD data.

Windform on verge of European patent
European Patent Office appears poised to grant patent to CRP Technology.

News briefs -- March 3, 2009
Ashland publishes sixth edition of thermoplastics processing handbook; European conference, May 6-7, will highlight composites use in aircraft structures; CRP seems poised to win European patent for Windform XT rapid manufacturing composite material; Charles Miller named president of Harper International; Doran Grosman named president of Hexcel; Miles Wind Sercies certifies 30 more wind energy technicians; Sartomer opens thermoplastics lab.

James Colgrove

2008 SPE Automotive Composites Conference and Exhibition
The annual gathering of automotive composites experts revealed significant effort to make composites more affordable and efficient and mold cycle times faster. 

Terry Wohlers

Prototyping and manufacturing by additive fabrication
 Additive fabrication (AF) technology, such as laser sintering (LS) and fused deposition modeling (FDM), encompasses a wide range of applications. The earliest was rapid prototyping to support design, concept modeling, fit/function testing, and pattern making without the need to construct expensive tooling for prototypes and test articles. Manufacturers also are using AF to produce jigs, fixtures, drill guides, and other manufacturing and assembly tools.

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Rapid Manufacturing, Part II: Pioneer Applications
Harbingers of what could be a significant trend, these composites manufacturers demonstrate the potential of additive fabrication and several innovative materials in tool-free manufacture of complex components.

Honda RS 125GP

Rapid Manufacturing, Part I: The Technologies
An outgrowth of rapid prototyping, tool-free additive fabrication is shortening product development cycles for manufacturers of smaller, limited-run composite parts.

Biz Brief: CRP Technology Srl - 4/1/2008
CRP Technology Srl (Modena, Italy) has opened an office in Southern California. Stewart Davis will be the director of operations for CRP USA. The new entity will introduce CRP Technology’s CNC machining, rapid prototyping (RP) and rapid manufacturing (RM), casting technologies and its design optimization and materials

Biz Brief: CRP Technology Srl
CRP Technology Srl (Modena, Italy) has announced a new U.S. office, in southern California. The company has been involved with many winning racing teams in F1, MotoGP, WRC (World Rally Championship), American Le Mans Series and Rally Raid (Paris-Dakar) arenas. CRP has more than 30 years experience in CNC machining,

Focus on Design: The promise of rapid manufacturing
Selective Laser Sintering technology and new materials abbreviate the design phase and produce a key part for a new motorcycle racing engine.

Product Categories of CRP Group

CAD/CAM/CAE design
Ceramic matrix composite casting
Inspection services
Product design
Prototyping
Rapid prototyping/manufacturing build materials