Sandvik Invests in Metal Powder Plant

  Stockholm, 6 February 2018 – Sandvik will invest about 200 million SEK in a new plant for manufacturing of titanium and nickel fine metal powders within the business area Sandvik Materials Technology. The investment will complement the existing powder offering and strengthen Sandvik’s position Read More »


Exclusive with Hugo da Silva, VP of Additive Manufacturing, Royal DSM

  Royal DSM, a global science-based company active in health, nutrition and materials, recently announced the company is forming an integrated business called DSM Additive Manufacturing. The new business structure will realign the company’s additive manufacturing activities beyond its Somos® business in stereolithography (SLA) and Read More »

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Renishaw Strengthens International Business Ties With India

  At the twelfth annual meeting of the UK-India Joint Economic and Trade Committee (JETCO), Rhydian Pountney, Managing Director of Renishaw UK Sales Limited, chaired the Technological Collaboration, Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering Working Group. Held at One Great George Street in Westminster, UK, the meeting Read More »

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Stratasys Promotes New Pathway – Aircraft Interiors Certification Solution

  At the International Paris Air Show this past summer, Stratasys Ltd. announced a new pathway to help aircraft manufacturers achieve certification of additively manufactured airline interior parts faster and in a more cost effective manner. The new Aircraft Interiors Certification Solution embodies a holistic Read More »

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Concept Laser Lays the Foundation for Additive Manufacturing of Tomorrow

Groundbreaking ceremony for new location for 3D metal printing in Lichtenfels Expansion of activities for research, development, and production at Concept Laser Lichtenfels, Frankfurt, November 30, 2017 – With today’s groundbreaking, GE (NYSE: GE) and Concept Laser lay the foundation for a new facility in Read More »

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LPW Technology Achieves ISO 13485 for Medical Devices Quality Management Systems

  LPW Technology Ltd, the market leader in the development, processing and supply of high quality metal powders and software solutions for the Additive Manufacturing (AM) industry, has again achieved certification to ISO 13485 standard for medical devices at its UK facility. Successful certification to Read More »

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EXCLUSIVE: SOUTH-TEC® – Showcasing Smart Manufacturing, Advanced Technologies, Workforce Development and More to Address Industry Challenges

  SOUTH-TEC®, a Southeastern U.S. advanced manufacturing biennial event, produced by SME and AMT, drew more than 5,531 attendees and 435 exhibiting companies in 2015. This year, SOUTH-TEC®, will be held at the TD Convention Center, Greenville, South Carolina, and will bring together manufacturing suppliers, distributors Read More »

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Renishaw – Making Dentistry Digital

  One of the most renowned myths about America’s first president, George Washington, is that his dentures were made from wood. In fact, Washington had several sets of full and partial dentures, all of which were constructed from human, cow and horse teeth, lead, copper Read More »

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BHGE – Leveraging Global Capabilities for Local Impact and Accelerating Innovation Across Industries that Move, Power, and Improve Lives

  Baker Hughes, a GE company (BHGE), held a “groundbreaking” ceremony in mid-July for the BHGE Inspection Technology Customer Solutions Center, scheduled to open later this year in Cincinnati, Ohio. The ceremony provided an overview of the center which will serve as a test bed and Read More »

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Toolcraft Selects Simufact Additive to Accelerate Manufacturing Processes

By Simufact | News Hamburg/Georgensgmünd, Germany, September 13, 2017–  In order to dramatically improve its service to its customers, full service 3D metal printing provider Toolcraft has selected Simufact Additive. Additive manufacturing processes will be simulated before the physical build process in order to move Read More »

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