Ricoh Modernizes Manufacturing Facility and Boosts Productivity by Replacing Metal Tools with Stratasys 3D Printed Customized, Lightweight Tools

Customized and lightweight jigs and fixtures 3D printed in one day, compared to two weeks for outsourced metal tools, improving production efficiency for Ricoh large-format printers Operator efficiency and satisfaction improved significantly, spurring further Ricoh manufacturing modernization MINNEAPOLIS & REHOVOT, Israel — September 12, 2017– Read More »

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Formalloy Making New Wave(length)s in 3D Printing, Repair and Cladding

  SAN DIEGO, CA, Sep 12, 2017 – Formalloy, LLC, an additive manufacturing company based out of San Diego, released the new L-series Laser Metal Deposition machine which includes an inert gas build chamber, scientific monitoring capability and a Blue wavelength laser. Leveraging the latest 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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EMO 2017: Simufact to Present Process Simulation Solutions for Machine Tool Makers and Mold Makers

Hamburg, Germany, September 11, 2017 –At this year´s EMO, Simufact – an MSC software company – will be presenting their process simulation solutions aiming at tool and mold makers. Simufact will provide insights into their products for simulating forming and additive manufacturing processes. Optimizes additive Read More »

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HP Steps Up With 3D Technology to Revolutionize the Footwear Market

World’s first end-to-end solution provides individual off-the-shelf shoe and insole recommendations, 3D printed insoles, and custom footwear London, Sept. 7, 2017 – HP Inc. today announced FitStation powered by HP, a new platform that will deliver custom-fitted and individualised footwear through innovative 3D scanning, dynamic Read More »

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Luxexcel and IFB Solutions Sign Contract for the First Ophthalmic 3D Print Platform

  EINDHOVEN (THE NETHERLANDS) – September 6th, 2017 – Luxexcel and IFB Solutions announce that the organizations have signed a contract for the first 3D print platform for ophthalmic lenses. The platform will be integrated into IFB’s optical operations in Winston-Salem, N.C. which is one of Read More »

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Materialise’s Upper Extremity Osteotomy Guides Aid Surgeons

Materialise continues to expand treatment options for surgeons to address complex bone deformities PLYMOUTH, Michigan – Sept. 6, 2017 – Materialise has expanded its 3D printed orthopaedic solutions to include osteotomy guides for adults in the United States with metacarpal/phalange and clavicle bone deformities.These guides, Read More »

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Building Evidence for 3D Printing Applications in Medicine

By SME | Materialise Jos Vander Sloten, PhD, Chairman, Leuven Medical Technology Centre Filip Stockmans, MD, Orthopaedic Surgeon, KU Leuven Andy Christensen, LimbForge Robert J. Morrison, MD, Department of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery, University of Michigan Sam Onukuri, Sr Fellow & Head, 3D Printing & Read More »

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Additive Aerospace Will Feature Updates on the Latest Applications of Additive Manufacturing and Insiders Perspectives on Supply Chain Implications

The Summit will gather regulators, authorities, prominent OEMs, tier 1&2 manufacturers, leading machine and materials developers and others to discuss how to transform challenges into opportunities in the aerospace industry Infocast’s Additive Aerospace Summit, set for October 18-20, 2017 in Los Angeles, California, will create Read More »

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