DuPont to Launch Multiple New Semi-crystalline Products for 3D Printing at RAPID + TCT 2019

Company R&D Programs Manager to present on high-performance materials for 3D printing on May 23 at 10:15 a.m. EDT WILMINGTON, Del., April 15, 2019 – DuPont Transportation & Advanced Polymers, a global business unit of DowDuPont Specialty Products Division, will introduce several advanced new semi-crystalline Read More »

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HP Leads Digital Manufacturing Forward with Powerful New

New HP Jet Fusion 5200 Series 3D printing platform delivers improved economics, performance, and part quality; new TPU material enables new classes of applications HP expands alliances with BASF, Materialise, and Siemens; industry leaders Jaguar Land Rover, Vestas and more embrace new HP 3D printing Read More »

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ORNL, Lincoln Electric to Advance Large-Scale Metal Additive Manufacturing Technology

By ORNL | Jennifer Burke OAK RIDGE, Tenn., May 8, 2019 — Oak Ridge National Laboratory and Lincoln Electric (NASDAQ: LECO) announced their continued collaboration on large-scale, robotic additive manufacturing technology at the Department of Energy’s Advanced Manufacturing InnovationXLab Summit. The new agreement builds upon Read More »

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ParaMatters Upgrades its Generative, Autonomous Design and Lightweighting Software

Offers intuitive, simple user interface that works autonomously and instantly Enhanced variety of loading conditions including forces/moment w/o remote points, pressure, acceleration (g-forces) and thermal loads Enables design of additive manufacturing and investment casting including stress, stiffness and deformation constraints Optimization of build orientation to Read More »

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Participate in the RAPID + TCT Career Development Forum

  The Career Development Forum at RAPID + TCT 2019, in Detroit, Michigan, is for college and university students, faculty members and early careerists (emerging professionals). This forum takes place Wednesday, May 22 and Thursday, May 23 in the SME Zone. The Career Development Forum Read More »

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Zac Posen x GE Additive x Protolabs Unveil Breathtaking 3D Printing Collaboration at the Met Gala

Stunning 3D printed structural gowns and garments, inspired by nature in motion New York City – 6 May 2019 – Zac Posen, GE Additive and Protolabs unveiled a collaboration featuring a range of innovative, sculptural 3D printed garments and accessories – inspired by the concept Read More »

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SME’s RAPID + TCT Returns Home to Detroit, Michigan

  RAPID + TCT is North America’s largest conference and exposition on additive manufacturing (AM), 3D printing, 3D scanning, CAD/CAE, metrology and inspection, and related technologies. This year’s RAPID + TCT promises to uphold its rich tradition with over 150 experts that will speak on Read More »

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The Formnext Start-up Challenge: Recognizing and Supporting Innovative Start-Ups in Additive Manufacturing

  Whether it be through new 3D printers, innovative materials, or intelligent software solutions; the novel and sustainable business ideas of innovative, young companies are shaking up the additive manufacturing (AM) market. The international Formnext Start-up Challenge, now in its fifth year, aims to recognize Read More »

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ORNL Manufacturing—Not So Heavy Metal

By ORNL | Jennifer Burke A novel additive manufacturing method developed by researchers at Oak Ridge National Laboratory could be a promising alternative for low-cost, high-quality production of large-scale metal parts with less material waste. Researchers printed thin metal walls using a closed-loop, feedback-controlled technique Read More »

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NCDMM and Catalyst Connection Announce AMNOW Program to Support Additive Manufacturing Technology Insertion into the U.S. Army Supply Chain

  Blairsville, Pa. — April 30, 2019. The National Center for Defense Manufacturing and Machining (NCDMM) with its National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Institute, America Makes and partner Catalyst Connection proudly announce the launch of AMNOW, a new program to support additive manufacturing (AM) technology insertion Read More »

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