LEGO Brand Group and Stanley Black & Decker Complete $19M Equity Investment in Evolve Additive Solutions

Consortium of strategic investment partners will propel the company’s’   Minneapolis, MN, September 17, 2018 – Evolve Additive Solutions, Inc., whose proprietary Selective Thermoplastic Electrophotographic Process (STEP) technology will radically improve manufacturing while creating disruptive new business models, today announced the completion of an equity Read More »

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Formnext 2018 Fills Entire Hall 3 – 10 Weeks Prior to Exhibition Start

  New exhibitors from 26 nations generate significant growth In 2018, Formnext is continuing to show its best side: already 10 weeks before the exhibition opens its doors, the two levels of exhibition Hall 3 with 550 expected exhibitors and an exhibition space of 36,000 Read More »

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Apium Filament Dryer Reduces Moisture-Related 3D Printing Defects and Noticeably Increases Printing Success Rate

  Most filaments produced for the Material Extrusion 3D Printing Technology (FFF) are polymer-based materials. Other than polyolefins, almost every other polymer can absorb moisture from the atmosphere. Moisture in filaments can cause poor print quality and significantly affect the printing process. In order to Read More »

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Boeing HorizonX Ventures Invests in High-Speed Metal 3D Printing Company Digital Alloys

Patented multi-metal additive manufacturing system enables rapid, low-cost production of aerospace-quality 3D-printed parts CHICAGO, Aug. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Boeing [NYSE: BA] today announced its investment in Digital Alloys, Inc., a Burlington, Mass.-based company developing high-speed, multi-metal additive manufacturing systems that produce 3D-printed parts for aerospace and other production Read More »

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SkillsUSA Additive Manufacturing Contest Winners Design Device to Assist Veteran with His Favorite Pastime

  (SOUTHFIELD, Mich., and MINNEAPOLIS, July 12, 2018) — SME and Stratasys Ltd. today announced the winners of this year’s additive manufacturing student competition held at the 54th annual SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference in Louisville, Kentucky. During the past four years, SME and Read More »

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Renishaw Director Honoured by Royal Academy of Engineering

  On June 27th, 2018, Professor Chris Sutcliffe, Director of Research and Development (R&D) at Renishaw’s Additive Manufacturing Products Division (AMPD) was awarded a prestigious Silver Medal from the Royal Academy of Engineering (RAE). The award recognises his role in driving the development of metal Read More »

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Concurrent Technologies Corporation Awarded $1 Million Contract to Advance Technologies for U.S. Army Structures

CTC to Research and Develop Technologies for the Next Generation Tactical Shelter Systems and Air Assets Johnstown, PA, June 06, 2018 – Concurrent Technologies Corporation (CTC) was granted two subaward contracts worth a total of $1 million from Northeastern University, supporting the Army Research Laboratory. Read More »

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BigRep 3D Prints Airless Bicycle Tire, in World-First Application

  Berlin, 15 May 2018 - BigRep has printed the world’s first full-scale 3D-printed airless bicycle tire and successfully tested functionality on the streets of the German capital. The tire is the latest application innovation from the Berlin-based large-scale 3D printer manufacturer, as part of the Read More »

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ADDvance® Cabinet Keeps Powder Metals at High Quality for 3D Printing

Humidity control is essential for reproducible quality in additive manufacturing   Bridgewater, N.J., U.S., May 8, 2018 – At RAPID + TCT 2018, Linde LLC introduced a new storage solution for powder metals (PM) to help improve the reproducibility of additive manufacturing (AM) and other Read More »

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Stryker to Highlight Expanding Line of 3D-Printed Tritanium® Cages at AANS

New Tritanium TL Curved Posterior Lumbar Cage to be previewed Allendale, N.J. — April 27, 2018 — Stryker’s Spine division will showcase its expanding line of Tritanium® cages, including the new Tritanium® TL Curved Posterior Lumbar Cage, a 3D-printed interbody fusion cage intended for use Read More »

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