ASTM International Additive Manufacturing Center of Excellence Awarded $1.2M by America Makes

  W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Dec. 21, 2018 – On Tuesday, ASTM International became the first standards development organization to win an award from America Makes, the National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Institute for the U.S. The “Advancing Additive Manufacturing Post-Processing Techniques” (AAPT) award of $800,000, funded Read More »

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Pitt and General Carbide Partner to Improve Tungsten Carbide Parts via Additive Manufacturing

By Paul Kovach | University of Pittsburgh | Swanson Engineering PITTSBURGH (December 20, 2018) … Tungsten carbide is one of the most versatile metal compounds and is renowned for its durability and strength, making it perfect for cutting tools, boring machines, and surgical instruments. Although its use in Read More »

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New Composite Advances Lignin as a Renewable 3D Printing Material

By Kim Askey | Oak Ridge National Laboratory OAK RIDGE, Tenn., Dec. 18, 2018 — Scientists at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory have created a recipe for a renewable 3D printing feedstock that could spur a profitable new use for an intractable biorefinery byproduct: Read More »

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America Makes Announces Awardees of Directed Project Opportunity on Advancing Additive Manufacturing Post-Processing Techniques

Goal is to Improve Process Control for Qualifying Complex Parts and Reduce Costs Youngstown, Ohio — December 18, 2018. America Makes is proud to announce the awardees of a Directed Project Opportunity on advancing additive manufacturing (AM) post-processing techniques (AAPT), funded by the Air Force Read More »

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The Barnes Group Advisors and SLM Solutions Sign Memorandum of Understanding

The Barnes Group Advisors and SLM Solutions North America collaborate on Additive Manufacturing Training The Barnes Group Advisors, a leading global Additive Manufacturing Engineering Consultancy focusing on the industrialization of the technology announced today that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with leading metal Read More »

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Materials Solutions – a Siemens business: Pilot customer for EOS M 300-4 system for metal-based serial additive manufacturing

Flexible, automated and modular platform enables high-quality and highly productive manufacturing with new fields of application Krailling/Worcester, December 13, 2018 – EOS, global technology and quality leader for high-end solutions in the field of industrial 3D printing of metals and polymers, and the international technology Read More »

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Professor Gideon Levy Selected for AMUG Innovators Award

  MILWAUKEE, WISC., Dec. 12, 2018 – The Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG) today announced Professor Gideon Levy of Technology Turn Around (TTA) as the recipient of its esteemed Innovators Award. The award is bestowed on those that have cultivated innovative ideas that in turn Read More »

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GRANTA MI™ Version 12 – Materials-Enabling the Digital Twin

New features for Additive Manufacturing, compliance, PLM support, and more Cambridge, UK – December 13, 2018. Granta Design today announced GRANTA MI™ Version 12, the latest release of its industry-leading materials information management software. Engineering enterprises are increasingly investing in Digital Twin strategies to enable Read More »

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Angel Trains, ESG Rail and Stratasys Tackle Obsolescence in the Rail Industry with UK’s First 3D Printing Manufacturing Solution

  MINNEAPOLIS & REHOVOT, Israel — December 10, 2018 — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Angel Trains, one of Britain’s leading train leasing companies, has collaborated with engineering consultancy ESG Rail, and 3D printing technology provider Stratasys, to produce four fully approved interior components using 3D printing, Read More »

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