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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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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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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ASTM International, Auburn University, NASA, EWI, and the MTC Launch Additive Manufacturing Centers of Excellence

  July 23, 2018 – Today at Auburn University, two groups launched centers of excellence in additive manufacturing aimed at accelerating R&D, standardization, and innovation in that field, also known as 3D printing. Global standards developer ASTM International launched its Additive Manufacturing Center of Excellence Read More »

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Renishaw Crowned Winner of Winners at PWC Awards

  Renishaw was crowned ‘Winner of Winners’. At the gala dinner held at the Harbour Hotel, Bristol in June 2018, Renishaw was named overall Business of the Year, for companies with a turnover of more than £30 million. In addition, Renishaw’s co-founder, Executive Chairman and Read More »

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Intermountain 3D Broadens Manufacturing Capabilities with New 3D Systems SLS 3D Printer

Increased capabilities have driven Intermountain 3D’s revenue 120% higher YTD ROCK HILL, South Carolina, July 23, 2018 – 3D Systems (NYSE: DDD) today announced Intermountain 3D, Inc. – a Boise, Idaho-based service bureau – has grown its service offering and business thanks to the inclusion of new Selective Read More »

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SME’s Smart Manufacturing Seminar Series – Highlighting Additive Manufacturing (AM) Materials

SME’s Smart Manufacturing Series will feature its second in a series of additive manufacturing (AM) seminars titled ‘Additive Manufacturing Materials’, August 9, 2018, Knoxville, Tennessee. This seminar is intended to help industry users understand what is working in additive manufacturing and what may work in Read More »

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Sciaky’s Electron Beam Additive Manufacturing (EBAM®) Process Achieves Qualification for Huge Satellite Fuel Tanks

The 46-inch titanium fuel tank domes, produced with Sciaky’s industry-leading metal 3D printing technology by Lockheed Martin Space, will be the largest additively manufactured parts in space   CHICAGO, IL, July 18, 2018 – Sciaky, Inc., a subsidiary of Phillips Service Industries, Inc. (PSI) and Read More »

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