GE to Develop Competitive Financing to Stimulate Growth in Additive Manufacturing

  BOSTON– January 04, 2017 — (BUSINESS WIRE)–Today GE (NYSE: GE) announced its GE Additive business will collaborate with GE Capital to sell and finance metal additive machines. Manufacturing companies will now have more ways to access transformative 3D printing technology, spurring growth in several Read More »

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Additive Manufacturing: A New Twist for Stretchable Electronics?

January 3, 2017 by Missouri S&T Electronic components that can be elongated or twisted – known as “stretchable” electronics – could soon be used to power electronic gadgets, the onboard systems of vehicles, medical devices and other products. And a 3-D printing-like approach to manufacturing Read More »

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Look Who You’ll Meet at AeroDef!

  SME’s AeroDef Manufacturing event will bring together the leading companies and executives from aerospace and defense manufacturing to explore current technologies and coming trends March 6 to 9 at the Fort Worth Convention Center. This annual technical conference and exhibition offers not only an Read More »

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ADAPT Membership Yields Dividends for Reaction Systems

Certification of 3D printed prototype helps win contract extension Golden, CO – ADAPT, the Alliance for the Development of Additive Processing Technologies, a research consortium focused on developing technologies to accelerate the certification and qualification of 3D printed metal parts, has helped member company Reaction Systems win a Read More »

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Thermwood Signs Agreement with Navy’s FRC East

Dale, IN – December 20, 2016:Thermwood Corporation of Dale, Indiana has signed a formal Cooperative Research and Development Agreement with Fleet Readiness Center East located at Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point, N.C., and part of the Naval Air Systems Command, to conduct a two-year, Read More »

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United Launch Alliance Announces Winners for its “3-2-1 Liftoff! ULA Rocket Hardware Challenge” Additive Manufacturing Competition

ULA Awards $10,000 to Winner for Designing Atlas V Flight Part Centennial, Colo. (Dec. 15, 2016) – Today, United Launch Alliance (ULA) named winners for its additive manufacturing GrabCAD design challenge, called 3-2-1 Liftoff! ULA Rocket Hardware Challenge. The challenge asked participants to design a Read More »

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ADAPT Welcomes New Member Concept Laser

Company is the first manufacturer of 3D metal printers to join consortium Golden, CO – December 15, 2016 – ADAPT, the Alliance for the Development of Additive Processing Technologies, a research consortium focused on developing technologies to accelerate the certification and qualification of 3D printed metal Read More »

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Renishaw – Lowering the Entry Barriers of Additive Manufacturing

  A famous quote attributed to Benjamin Franklin says: “Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.” Although in reality Franklin never said these words, the quote has become extremely popular because its message resonates with anyone who Read More »

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Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG) Announces Keynote Speakers for 2017 Conference

Stacey DelVecchio, Jason Lopes and Todd Grimm will inform and inspire MILWAUKEE, Wisc., Dec. 15, 2016 – The Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG) today announced its featured keynote speakers for the 2017 AMUG Education & Training Conference, which will be held in Chicago, Illinois, from Read More »

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