Zac Posen x GE Additive x Protolabs Unveil Breathtaking 3D Printing Collaboration at the Met Gala

Stunning 3D printed structural gowns and garments, inspired by nature in motion New York City – 6 May 2019 – Zac Posen, GE Additive and Protolabs unveiled a collaboration featuring a range of innovative, sculptural 3D printed garments and accessories – inspired by the concept Read More »

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Wohlers Report 2019 Details Striking Range of Developments in Additive Manufacturing Worldwide

  Fort Collins, Colorado, USA, March 26, 2019 — Wohlers Associates, Inc. today announced the publication of Wohlers Report 2019, the 24th annual installment of its undisputed, industry-leading report on additive manufacturing (AM) and 3D printing. The worldwide study provides the “pulse” of the industry by Read More »

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UTEP Will Be a Leader in 3D-Printing Data Collection Under Expanded Partnership with America Makes

  Newswise, November 7, 2018 — The University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP) will be a pivotal leader in the collection of critical performance data for the 3D-printing industry while offering immense benefits to students through an expanded agreement with America Makes. The announcement Read More »

FABTECH Partners Invest in Workforce Development

 RUN4MFG 5K raises funds for industry education and scholarships The future of manufacturing is changing to meet the growing economic and technology innovations—the greatest industry change in more than 100 years. Globally, manufacturing accounts for 12.5 million industry jobs, or 8.5% of today’s U.S. based workforce. Read More »

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BASF and Belgian Company Materialise Strengthen Cooperation

Chemical company invests US$25 million in supplier of 3D printing technologies Optimizing materials and software for 3D printing Ludwigshafen/Germany, Leuven/Belgium – July 19, 2018 – BASF is expanding its cooperation with Materialise, a leading supplier of 3D printing technologies. At the same time, BASF has Read More »

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Game-Changing Finding Pushes 3D-Printing to the Molecular Limit

By Emma Lowry | Faculty of Engineering | University of Nottingham 19 June 2018 – New University of Nottingham research proves that advanced materials containing molecules that switch states in response to environmental stimuli such as light can be fabricated using 3D printing. The study Read More »

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Brightlands Materials Center Kicks Off Unique Project Developing Innovative Materials for Additive Manufacturing and 4D Printing

  Geleen – (June 2018) – Brightlands Materials Center and partners DSM, Xilloc Medical, Eindhoven University of Technology, University of Maastricht and NWO have started a unique four years project to progress new polymeric materials for use in additive manufacturing and 4D printing. These materials Read More »

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“3D Printing Gears up our Future”: purmundus challenge 2018 Now Accepting Submissions

The theme for this year‘s international “purmundus challenge” innovation competition in the field of 3D printing is: 3d printing gears up our future. The future is diverse, varied and changing at an increasingly rapid pace. This is not only true from a technological perspective, but Read More »

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BigRep and BASF Securing Strategic Agreement to Develop Industrial 3D Printing Materials

  Berlin, 28 February 2018 — BigRep and BASF closed on a strategic partnership agreement to jointly develop 3D printing solutions for industrial applications. The collaboration includes the joint development of materials and printers for industrial customer requirements. On the other hand, BASF is investing Read More »

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3D Printing Fuels the Rise of Point-of-Care Medical Manufacturing

DEARBORN, Mich., Feb. 26, 2018 — More than 95 percent of point-of-care (POC) professionals expect to see an expansion of POC manufacturing enabled by additive manufacturing, commonly called 3D printing. Healthcare providers operate in an evolving environment influenced by policy, regulations and changing technology can affect Read More »

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