America Makes Honors Ralph Resnick and Rob Gorham as Its Distinguished Collaborator Awardees

Class of 2019 America Makes Ambassadors Announced Youngstown, Ohio — October 28, 2019. America Makes proudly announces that last week it honored both Ralph Resnick, FSME, retired NCDMM President and CEO and America Makes Founding Director, and Rob Gorham, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES) Executive Read More »

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Optomec’s New LENS Laser Deposition Head Offers Configurable Optics for Optimized DED Processing Across a Range of Laser Power

LDH 3.X Brings Flexibility and Versatility to Building, Repairing, Coating and Cladding a Wide Range of Metal Parts in One Deposition Head Albuquerque, NM – October 15, 2019: Optomec – a leading global supplier of production-grade additive manufacturing systems for the 3D printing of metals, Read More »

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Ultrafast 3D Printer Company Nexa3D Commences Manufacturing Operations in California

Increases the scale of its commercial activities in support of expanding market demand for its NXE400 printer and growing reseller channel network Ventura, CA, August 20, 2019 – Nexa3D, the maker of ultrafast stereolithography production 3D printers, today announced it has started manufacturing operations in Read More »

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America Makes Announces Its Third Satellite Center to be Located at the National Institute for Aviation Research (NIAR) on the Campus of Wichita State University

The Institute Enters into a Memorandum of Understanding with WSU-NIAR Youngstown, Ohio — July 16, 2019. America Makes proudly announces that its third America Makes Satellite Center will be located on the campus of the Institute’s Platinum-level member, Wichita State University (WSU) within the facilities Read More »

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Made In Space Awarded NASA Contract for Robotic Manufacturing and Assembly Flight Demo Mission

MOFFETT FIELD, CA, July 15, 2019 – NASA’s Space Technology Mission Directorate (STMD) has awarded Made In Space, Inc. (MIS) a contract to demonstrate the company’s autonomous robotic manufacturing and assembly platform, Archinaut, on a flight mission. The contract award marks the second phase of Read More »

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Safran, Oerlikon, CNRS and the University of Limoges Create a Joint Research Lab and Technology Platform for Surface Treatment in Southwest France

Paris Air Show, Le Bourget – June 18, 2019 – Stéphane Cueille, Safran Senior Executive Vice President, R&T and Innovation, Dr. Roland Fischer, CEO of Oerlikon, Jean-Luc Moullet, Chief Technology Transfer Officer at the French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS), and Alain Celerier, President Read More »

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Creating New Possibilities for Additive Manufacturing, Stratasys Removes Complexity From Design-to-3D Print Process

Advanced FDM Software designed to eliminate CAD-to-STL roadblock, streamlining workflow, production times, material usage – aimed at speeding time-to-market and revenue DALLAS — (BUSINESS WIRE) – February 11, 2019 – SOLIDWORKS WORLD – Empowering designers and engineers to embrace new 3D printed possibilities, Stratasys (NASDAQ: Read More »

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Thermwood Collaborating with the Navy to Explore Additive Manufacturing Technology

  Thermwood Corporation has entered into a collaborative program with the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division to explore the use of additive manufacturing technology in developing marine models for ship and ship systems testing. Carderock Division is the U.S. Navy’s state-of-the-art research, engineering, modeling Read More »

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Nano Dimension Strengthens Footprint in North America: Announces Channel Partnership with Fisher Unitech

Fisher Unitech’s CEO: “Our industry leading clients strive to design, test and launch products faster than the competition and we are excited to bring them another tool to accelerate that process.” NESS ZIONA, Israel – August 1, 2018 – Nano Dimension, a leading additive electronics provider (Nasdaq, Read More »

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ORNL Materials – Printing with Plants

By Kim Askey  | ORNL News | askeyka@ornl.gov   A scalable processing technique developed by Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) uses plant-based materials for 3D printing and offers a promising additional revenue stream for biorefineries. Scientists created a new material with excellent printability and performance Read More »

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