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Babcock International Group (Babcock), the defence company and trusted partner of the British Army & UK MOD, is overcoming the long-standing industry challenge of part obsolescence with the help of Plastometrex, an advanced mechanical testing technology provider. Babcock has successfully leveraged Plastometrex’s novel “PIP Testing” technology to enable timely and highly-informed reverse-engineering of obsolete parts for Additive Manufacturing (AM) production, making mission-critical parts available for their customers in record time and with even higher assurances of part performance.
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Babcock Pairs Plastometrex’s PIP Testing with 3D Printing to Overcome Defence Part Obsolescence

15 November 2023

Babcock International Group (Babcock), the defence company and trusted partner of the British Army & UK MOD, is overcoming the long-standing industry challenge of part obsolescence with the help of Plastometrex, an advanced mechanical testing technology provider. Babcock has successfully leveraged Plastometrex’s novel “PIP Testing” technology to enable timely and highly-informed reverse-engineering of obsolete parts for Additive Manufacturing (AM) production, making mission-critical parts available for their customers in record time and with even higher assurances of part performance.

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