UT Engineering Students Help ORNL, Local Motors Print Drivable 3D Car

  KNOXVILLE—The only “car” that most people associate with printers is a “car-tridge” of ink, but may soon change, thanks in part to several University of Tennessee, Knoxville, students. UT, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Local Motors, Cincinnati Incorporated and Oak Ridge Associated Universities teamed up Read More »

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EOS-Hong Kong Jewellery and Gem Fair: Cooksongold Launches the Precious M 080 Direct Metal Laser-Sintering (DMLS) System

Additive Manufacturing (AM) technology from Cooksongold and EOS will change economics of making watch/jewelry products, by offering an affordable, compact, and design-driven manufacturing solution Hong Kong, September 15, 2014 – Cooksongold, part of the Heimerle + Meule Group together with strategic partner EOS, the technology Read More »

Johannes von Stumm: Puzzle rings (Source: Johannes von Stumm)

ExOne Announces Completion of New European Headquarters;

ExOne begins move into new European headquarters; expected to complete transition through November Chairman & CEO Kent Rockwell honored as facility is called the S. Kent Rockwell 3D Printing Innovation Center NORTH HUNTINGDON, PA, September 11, 2014 – The ExOne Company (NASDAQ: XONE) (“ExOne” or Read More »

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NASA-Sparks Fly as NASA Pushes the Limits of 3-D Printing Technology

  NASA has successfully tested the most complex rocket engine parts ever designed by the agency and printed with additive manufacturing, or 3-D printing, on a test stand at NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama. NASA engineers pushed the limits of technology by Read More »

Engineers just completed hot-fire testing with two 3-D printed rocket injectors. Certain features of the rocket components were designed to increase rocket engine performance. The injector mixed liquid oxygen and gaseous hydrogen together, which combusted at temperatures over 6,000 degrees Fahrenheit, producing more than 20,000 pounds of thrust. Image Credit: NASA photo/David Olive

LLNL Researchers Develop Efficient Approach to Manufacture 3D Metal Parts

  LIVERMORE, Calif. – Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory researchers have developed a new and more efficient approach to a challenging problem in additive manufacturing– using selective laser melting, namely, the selection of appropriate process parameters that result in parts with desired properties. Selective laser melting Read More »

Direct metal laser melting (DMLM) machine in action: A laser fuses metal powder to form one of many successive layers that will form the final manufactured part. (Photo courtesy of LLNL)

Royal DSM-Getting a Grip on Technology

Todd Herremans, a NFL offensive guard for the Philadelphia Eagles, is no newcomer to working out. He trains rigorously to maintain top physical form and is always looking for ways to improve his work-outs. To improve hand strength and dexterity, Todd started squeezing softballs and found Read More »

Spyder Grips designed by Eagle Design using Somos® NanoTool (Photo courtesy of DSM)

Wohlers Associates Inc.-3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing Industry Expected to Quadruple in Size in Four Years

FORT COLLINS, COLORADO, USA, August 19, 2014—Wohlers Associates, Inc. expects worldwide revenues from the additive manufacturing and 3D printing industry to reach $12.8 billion by 2018. According to Wohlers Report 2014, the company’s annual publication on the subject, the industry grew to an estimated $3.07 Read More »

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EOS and PLASMO Join Forces in the Field of Online Process Monitoring for Additive Series Manufacturing

Melt Pool Monitoring: Online process monitoring minimizes risks and reduces costs at the customers Munich/Stuttgart, August 5, 2014 – With the Melt Pool Monitoring concept, EOS, the technology and market leader for design-driven solutions in the field of Additive Manufacturing (AM), is developing a high-performance Read More »

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Amazon Customers Become Designers with New 3D Printed Products Store Offering Customizable Fashion Accessories, Toys, Home Décor and More

The new 3D Printed Products store enables customers to customize and personalize items like earrings, pendants, rings, bobble head dolls and more The easy-to-use customization widget allows customers to create and design products by material, size, color and style SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jul. 28, 2014– Amazon (NASDAQ: Read More »

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EOS GmbH Marks its 25th Anniversary with Move into New Technology and Customer Center at its Headquarters in Krailling

Krailling, Germany, July 17, 2014 – EOS, the technology and market leader in design-driven, integrated e-Manufacturing solutions in the field of Additive Manufacturing (AM), has moved into its new Technology and Customer Center in the Krailling Innovation Mile (KIM). Dr. Hans J. Langer, founder and Read More »

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