Department of Energy Awards $750,000 to Pitt Collaborating with UTRC for Development of Alloy Components in Fossil Fuel Power Plants

By Paul A. Kovach | Swanson School of Engineering | pkovach@pitt.edu   PITTSBURGH (August 20, 2018) … A research collaboration led by the University of Pittsburgh’s Swanson School of Engineering is one of 15 national projects to receive nearly $8.8 million in Department of Energy Read More »

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SLM Solutions Moves to New Headquarters to Prepare for Further Growth

  Lübeck, August 17, 2018. SLM Solutions Group AG has invested 25 million Euros in its new production and administrative headquarters. As a result, the company now has a more modern site with 25,000 m² on 70,000 m² of property area, providing space for future Read More »

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Altair – The Implant Boom: It’s Now Hip to Replace Your Hip

  By Drew Burkhalter | Technical Manager at Altair The number of joint replacement surgeries in the US is skyrocketing amongst the baby boomer population. Not only are joints being replaced due to fractures and severe pain, but also to facilitate the continuation of an Read More »

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NASA Awards a $127,000 STTR Research Grant to PADT and ASU for Advanced Research in 3D Printing

The Grant Represents the Strength of 3D Printing in Arizona Exemplified by the Strong Cooperation Between Industry and Academia TEMPE, Ariz., August 14, 2018 ─ To further advance their longstanding cooperation, PADT and Arizona State University (ASU) were awarded a $127,000 Small Business Technology Transfer Read More »

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Rize Additive Manufacturing Enables Operational Innovation that Saves New Hudson Façades Up to $50K Per Quarter, Cuts Inspection Time in Half and Improves Accuracy

  Case Study by Rize Inc. At the forefront of architectural innovation, New Hudson Façades (NHF), founded in 2014, is the industry leader in the design, engineering, manufacturing and installation of custom aluminum and glass façade systems on world-class sky scrapers. Their 180,000 square foot Read More »

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3D Systems’ NextDent™ 5100 Now Available – Dental Industry Embracing New Solutions to Revolutionize Workflows

The NextDent™ 5100 – powered by Figure 4™ technology – out-performs similar competitive offerings with 4X the speed Latest expansion of 3D Systems’ digital dentistry portfolio, including the entry level FabPro™ 1000 for Dental, encompasses unmatched materials, leading printing technologies, software and services ROCK HILL, Read More »

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America Makes Congratulates The University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP) and Its W.M. Keck Center for 3D Innovation on Partnership with Aconity3D

UTEP’s Keck Center is Home to the First America Makes Satellite Center Youngstown, Ohio — August 7, 2018. America Makes proudly extends its congratulations to The University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP), a Platinum-level member of the Institute, and UTEP’s renowned W.M. Keck Center 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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Newly Published Data Demonstrate Bone In-Growth Potential of Stryker’s 3D-Printed Tritanium® Cage

Comparative animal study found significant differences in biomechanical and histologic performance among various interbody cage materials Results showed that Stryker’s 3D-printed porous Tritanium cages achieved statistically significant increases in bone in-growth Allendale, N.J. –– Aug. 2, 2018 — Stryker’s Spine division today announced the publication Read More »

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Made In Space – In-Space Manufacturing and Assembly enables Small Satellites with Big Satellite Power and Capability

  MOFFETT FIELD, Calif., July 16, 2018 — Made In Space, Inc. is developing power systems for small satellites that will provide large satellite power, which in turn, enables small satellites to provide large satellite capability. Current small satellites are typically constrained to 1 kilowatt Read More »

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