November 7, 2018 - Pittsburgh, PA

The Barnes Group Advisors Welcomes Chelsea Cummings


The Barnes Groups Advisors (TBGA) welcomes Chelsea Cummings to the ADDvisor® Services team ahead of formnext 2018. Chelsea brings with her diverse metal additive manufacturing design experience in propulsion, airframe, and space applications.

Chelsea began her engineering career at Honeywell Aerospace, gaining experience in various roles, including additive manufacturing. Her AM experience focused on the development of aerospace applications built on metal powder bed machines. Her experience qualifying production parts for AM with the FAA at Honeywell led her to her latest role in new product engineering at Arconic, where she successfully qualified additively manufactured parts for aerospace production for a major aircraft manufacturer. Lean certified by both her alma mater and Honeywell, she cultivates streamlined AM designs, production, and applications. 

"We are thrilled to have Chelsea join our team. Her skills and experience in AM and aerospace coupled with her ability to work well with customers are exactly in line with our core values,” says John Barnes, Managing Director, The Barnes Group Advisors. “By adding Chelsea’s skills to our mix, we are really gearing up for the next phase of growth in design for AM consulting and training, as well as production support."

Chelsea has a B.S. in Industrial Engineering (B.S.E.) from Arizona State University.

The Barnes Group Advisors is the largest independent additive manufacturing engineering consultancy. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, TBGA has presence in Australia, the United Kingdom, Austin, TX, Phoenix, AZ, Youngstown, OH, St. Louis, MO and State College, PA. TBGA helps companies work through their AM adoption strategy via strategy, design, leadership, training, metallurgy, and economics, and is comprised of seasoned specialists with well over 100 years of experience in additive manufacturing. ADDvisor® is a registered trademark of The Barnes Group Advisors.