Jeff Bezos excursions Relativity House headquarters with Tim Ellis
The row of two-story tall 3D printer bays on the firm’s headquarters.
The founders of two non-public rocket-building corporations met in the present day – one, the richest person on Earth; the opposite, chief of a enterprise pushing the boundaries of producing.
Jeff Bezos stopped by the gleaming new “factory of the future” of Relativity Space on Friday, an individual acquainted with the go to advised CNBC, for a tour of the Lengthy Seaside, California facility with CEO Tim Ellis. Relativity moved into the brand new facility final summer season from its prior headquarters in Inglewood.
The character of the go to to Relativity’s headquarters was unclear.
Ellis beforehand labored at Bezos’ house firm Blue Origin as a propulsion engineer – and was credited for bringing the method of 3D printing metallic rocket components in-house. Ellis then left Blue Origin in 2015 to discovered Relativity with Jordan Noone, a university classmate and former SpaceX propulsion engineer.
Relativity declined CNBC’s request for touch upon Bezos’…