Boeing Research and Technology (BR&T) is a collection of researchers within The Boeing Company which investigate opportunities for advancing Aerospace manufacturing techniques. BR&T investigates new and emerging technologies for development for incorporation into product fabrication and whose mission is to provide innovative support for current and future products.
Boeing acts as a typical end-user in the project. BOE will give guidance along the whole project concerning the needs of an aircraft manufacturer. They will deliver sample geometries with typical aerospace problem as sample parts for the project. Furthermore, the company will participate in the evaluation of the project results. The aim of BOE is to advance the AM technology and to make flying more affordable for everyone and therefore enhance the market for the aeronautical transport. In this project the company is looking for companies dealing with AM along the whole supply chain.