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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Exclusive – Stratasys Direct Manufacturing at the Forefront of Additive Manufacturing in Medicine

  Stratasys Direct Manufacturing, based in Valencia, California, and a division of Stratasys, provided 3D printed brain, skull and aneurysm models to the St. Louis University Department of Neurological Surgery in support of a recent study to quantify how advanced manufacturing technologies, like additive manufacturing, Read More »

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GE Selects More Than 400 Schools to Receive 3D Printers

By David Wilson | GE Additive   CINCINNATI–May 30, 2017– (BUSINESS WIRE)–More than 400 schools will receive 3D printers as a part of the GE Additive Education Program, reaching more than 180,000 students around the globe. Committed to developing pipelines of future talent in additive Read More »

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Additive Manufacturing Users Group Announces New Board

Paul Bates to lead organization following record-breaking year   MILWAUKEE, WISC., April 4, 2017 – The Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG) today announced its 2017—2018 board. Elected by AMUG members during the annual business meeting held at the 2017 AMUG Conference in Chicago, Illinois, the Read More »

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Lloyd’s Register, TWI Release 2017 Update to Additive Manufacturing Certification Framework

New version includes coverage of new AM technologies, extended scope and more user-friendly approach One year on, Lloyd’s Register (LR) and TWI have revised and released their jointly produced framework for 2017, now called “Guidance Notes for the Certification of Metallic Parts made by Additive Read More »

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HOUSTEX 2017: Cybersecurity, Manufacturing Skills Gap, Automation, Oh My!

  HOUSTON, Feb. 14, 2017 – SME’s HOUSTEX event returns to the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston from Feb. 28 to March 2. The event brings together Southwest manufacturing leaders to explore and evaluate new technologies. Focusing on the key issues affecting manufacturing throughout Read More »

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Da Vinci Code 2.0: How 3D Printing And Digital Technologies Are Altering The Face Of Aircraft Engine Manufacturing In Italy

By Tomas Kellner and Yari Bovalino | GE Reports Feb 10, 2017 – You won’t find the Italian commune of Cameri in many tourist guides. Located on the flat and fertile plains that stretch seemingly forever between Italy’s industrial dynamos of Milan and Turin, tiny Cameri Read More »

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