Griffith University to Help Transform Australian Manufacturing

  June 10, 2015 – Griffith University will soon embark on an ambitious venture to transform the very nature of Australian manufacturing, as part of the Innovative Manufacturing Cooperative Research Centre (IMCRC). Bringing together a powerful coalition of businesses and researchers from across the country, Read More »

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SEDS@UCSD Successfully Completes Final Hot-Fire Test for Additively Manufactured Rocket Engine

  June 9, 2014-On a very dry, hot Saturday, May 30, 2015, at the Friends of Amateur Rocketry (FAR) launch site in California’s Mojave Desert, an undergraduate team from the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) chapter of Students for the Exploration and Development of Read More »

Vulcan-1 successful hot-fire test (Photo courtesy of SEDS@UCSD and AMazing)

Stratasys Joins SME’s Bright Minds Educational Program to Develop Future Careers in Additive Manufacturing

The Bright Minds program will be featured at three industry events this year Minneapolis & Rehovot, Israel – May 12, 2015 – Stratasys Ltd. (Nasdaq:SSYS), aleading global provider of 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions, has joined SME’s Bright Minds as a program partner for three Read More »

Stratasys Ltd. (Image courtesy of Stratasys Ltd.)

Virginia Tech College of Engineering-3-D Printed Vehicles Take the Ground and Air at Engineering Event

by Steven Mackay, Virginia Tech College of Engineering May 6, 2015, BLACKSBURG, VIRGINIA — Remotely-piloted vehicles designed, 3-D printed, and built by 12 student teams drove and flew their way through obstacle courses at Virginia Tech’s Rector Field House on May 1 at the second annual Additive Vehicle Read More »

A ground/air vehicle built by students within the Virginia Tech Frith Freshmen Design Laboratory was one of the more colorful on display. (Photo courtesy of Steven Mackay/Virginia Tecyh)

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 »

Stratasys Ltd. (Image courtesy of Stratasys Ltd.)

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 (http://www.dreams.me.vt.edu/AMGrandChallenge/), 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 (http://www.me.vt.edu/dreams/faculty/) 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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