Renishaw Apprentices Inspire a New Generation of Engineers at MACH 2018

  55 apprentices from global engineering technologies company Renishaw volunteered at MACH 2018 to support the Education and Development Zone. The initiative, run by the Manufacturing Technologies Association (MTA), involved tours, talks and demonstrations at the show to encourage students aged eleven to 19 to Read More »

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Cooperation Between Ampower and Simufact Engineering Provides New Access to the Simulation of Additive Manufacturing Processes

Ampower Offers its Customers Simulation Services   Hamburg, Germany, July 10, 2018 -The software company Simufact Engineering, an MSC Software company, and the consulting firm Ampower work together in the field of simulation for metal-based additive manufacturing. The aim of the cooperation is to increase Read More »

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A Structured Solution: Pitt-led engineering team receives $1 million DOE award to improve 3D printing technology for nuclear industry

By Paul Kovach | Marketing and Communications | Swanson School of Engineering | University of Pittsburgh   PITTSBURGH (July 6, 2018) … Additive manufacturing (AM), or 3D printing, is an advanced manufacturing process capable of fabricating complex components by sintering layers of powders together.This process requires Read More »

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HiETA Technologies chooses Simufact Additive for the Simulation of Metal Additive Manufacturing Processes

  Hamburg, Germany, July 4, 2018 – Simufact Engineering, an MSC software company, announced today that HiETA Technologies has chosen Simufact Additive to simulate the selective laser melting process for predicting the deformation of parts for automotive, motorsport, aerospace, defense and energy industries. UK-based HiETA Technologies Read More »

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Nano Dimension’s Electrifying Additive Manufacturing Survey Confirms 3D Printed Electronics as a Strategic Technology

Study Polled Engineers, Designers, Business Decision Makers; Findings Show Concerns of IP Theft and Long Lead Times to Receive Prototypes NESS ZIONA, Israel – July 3, 2018 – Nano Dimension Ltd., a leading additive electronics provider (Nasdaq, TASE: NNDM), today announced the results of the Electrifying Additive Read More »

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Additive Manufacturing Consortium Meeting to be Held in Boston, July 25-26

  The Additive Manufacturing Consortium (AMC), operated by EWI, will hold its Summer Meeting July 25-26, 2018. The AMC hosts quarterly meetings to bring together a diverse group of AM end users, suppliers, researchers, and stakeholders across academia, government, and industry. This upcoming meeting will Read More »

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CMU CIT Researchers Develop Novel Approach to Optimizing Soft Material 3D Printing

By Emily Durham | College of Engineering | Carnegie Mellon University | edurham1@andrew.cmu.edu  Researchers in CIT have developed a novel approach to optimizing soft material 3-D printing. The researchers’ Expert-Guided Optimization method combines expert judgment with an optimization algorithm that efficiently searches combinations of parameters Read More »

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ORNL Materials – Printing with Plants

By Kim Askey  | ORNL News | askeyka@ornl.gov   A scalable processing technique developed by Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) uses plant-based materials for 3D printing and offers a promising additional revenue stream for biorefineries. Scientists created a new material with excellent printability and performance Read More »

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Renishaw – Making Time for Holthinrichs Watches

Case Study by Renishaw Michiel Holthinrichs, the founder of Holthinrichs Watches, is working with a Renishaw Additive Manufacturing Solutions Centre to build up his knowledge about the potential of metal additive manufacturing (AM) and to speed up the overall manufacturing process for his high-end, limited-edition Read More »

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America Makes and ANSI Publish Version 2.0 of Standardization Roadmap for Additive Manufacturing

  Youngstown, Ohio — June 28, 2018.  America Makes and the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) today announced the publication of their Standardization Roadmap for Additive Manufacturing (Version 2.0). The roadmap is the work product of the America Makes & ANSI Additive Manufacturing Standardization Collaborative (AMSC), Read More »

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