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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MATERIALISE’s 3D-Printed Maxillofacial Implants in Titanium Are First to Get Green Light for U.S. Market

Materialise’s patient-specific implants will be distributed by DePuy Synthes under the TRUMATCH® CMF brand name Leuven, Belgium – September 11, 2017. Materialise NV (Nasdaq: MTLS) announced today that U.S. patients can now benefit from their patient-specific implants, 3D-printed in titanium for maxillofacial surgery. As the Read More »

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LPW Showcases AM Metal Powders at TCT Show

  29 August, 2017: Runcorn, UK: The market leader in the development, processing and supply of high quality metal powders for the Additive Manufacturing (AM) industry, LPW Technology views AM from the perspective of the powder. At this year’s TCT Show at the NEC in Birmingham, UK, Read More »

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H.C. Starck Announces New AMPERPRINT® Metal Powder Program for Additive Manufacturing

  Laufenburg, August 10th, 2017 – The German metal powder producer H.C. Starck Surface Technology and Ceramic Powders GmbH, based in Laufenburg and Goslar, is introducing its new AMPERPRINT® range of gas atomized metal powders which is specifically designed for additive manufacturing. In alignment with Read More »

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Pittsburgh’s Swanson School of Engineering – On Board with New Metallic Alloy Compositions for Additive Manufacturing (AM)

  Pittsburgh’s Swanson School of Engineering recently received an award from the Office of Naval Research (ONR) to design, develop and optimize new metallic alloy compositions for additive manufacturing (AM) that are resistant to the effects of Naval/maritime environment. The research is led by Wei Xiong, Read More »

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Sodick Announces New In-Process Correction Technology for Hybrid Metal 3D Printer

  Schaumburg, IL – July 11, 2017 – Machine Tool Manufacturer, Sodick, has announced the development of a new In-Process Correction System for their additive manufacturing platform, the OPM Metal 3D Printer. Using a CCD camera installed within the machine, Sodick’s In-Process system aligns the Read More »

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