Stratasys Announces Finalists for 2015 Extreme Redesign 3D Printing Challenge

Record number of worldwide entries were received Minneapolis & Rehovot, Israel – April 2, 2015 –Stratasys Ltd. (Nasdaq:SSYS), a leading global provider of 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions, has selected finalists for the 11th annual Extreme Redesign 3D Printing Challenge. This worldwide contest gives Read More »

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Renishaw-Apply Yourself

Global engineering firm’s in-house academy proves fruitful The Additive Manufacturing Products Division of Renishaw is reaping the benefits of the company’s specialised internal training scheme, called the Applications Academy. Divisions of the global engineering firm are snapping up programme graduates as fast as they can Read More »

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Virginia Tech to Host University-Wide, Second Annual 3D Printed Vehicle Competition

by Virginia Tech News   Blackburgs, Va., Feb. 18, 2015 – Virginia Tech will launch today the second annual Spring Additive Vehicle DesignChallenge (, a competition for students to design a remote-controlled 3-D printed vehicle that can drive on ground and fly in the air. Christopher Williams ( and Al Read More »

Ben Whitney of Dresher, Pennsylvania, a sophomore majoring in electrical and computer engineering piloted his team’s quadcopter through a series of obstacles at last year’s debut Virginia Tech Additive Manufacturing Grand Challenge. (Photo courtesy of Virginia Tech)

ASME Foundation and NASA Select Top 8 Finalists

  The ASME Foundation and NASA have launched a multi-year initiative for K-12 students in the United States called “Future Engineers”. The program is designed to inspire students to solve real-world space exploration challenges. For the program’s first challenge, students were asked to create 3D Read More »

From the International Space Station, Expedition 42 Flight Engineer Terry W. Virts took this photograph of the Gulf of Mexico and U.S. Gulf. (Photo courtesy of Flight Engineer Terry W. Virts/NASA)

Nanyang Technological University (NTU) Unveils Singapore’s First 3D Printed Concept Car

  Published by NTU on: 02-Feb-2015 Nanyang Technological University (NTU) students have built Singapore’s first urban solar electric car with an innovative 3D-printed body shell that has 150 parts. Mounted on a carbon fibre single shell chassis, the NTU Venture (NV) 8 will race in Read More »

Photo 2 - NV 8 (left) and NV 9 (right) driving on the running track at NTU. (Photo courtesy of NTU)

NTMA Training Centers-Developing the Skills and Knowledge to Compete in Today’s Work Force

  The world’s first-ever additively manufactured vehicle, Strati, was recently on display at NTMA Training Centers, Santa Fe Springs, California.  The Strati was fabricated in the fall of 2014 and a collaborative effort between Association of Manufacturing Technology (AMT), International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS), Local Read More »

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2015 Singapore International 3D Printing Competitions

  In continuing the mission to promote awareness and adoption of 3D printing technologies, the Singapore International 3D Printing Competitions are back for another successful run in 2015! The inaugural competitions in 2013 received a total of 30 entries from 7 countries for an open category Read More »

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NASA-Students Selected for Winning Designs of 3-D Printed Tools for Astronauts

NASA Release NASA, January 30, 2015-After three months of designing and modeling, a panel of judges from NASA, the American Society of Mechanical Engineers Foundation (ASME) and Made In Space Inc. have selected the winners of the Future Engineers 3-D Printing in Space Tool Challenge. Read More »

S135-E-011867, International Space Station from the space shuttle Atlantis. Western Himalayas the Tibetan Plateau. Photo credit: NASA

AMUG-Scholarships to Send Two to Additive Manufacturing Users Group Conference

Students and educators with a passion for additive manufacturing invited to apply. CHATSWORTH, CALIF., Jan. 27, 2015 – The Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG) today announced that it is accepting applications for two scholarships for additive manufacturing and 3D printing education and professional development at Read More »

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UT, ORNL Get a LIFT from Manufacturing Innovation Center

  KNOXVILLE—The role of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, as a leader in advanced materials research got yet another boost recently as the Lightweight Innovations for Tomorrow, or LIFT, officially opened its headquarters. Part of the American Lightweight Materials Manufacturing Innovation Institute that was launched Read More »