SME’s 2018 Digital Manufacturing Challenge Seeks Student Designs

  (DEARBORN, Mich., Aug. 9, 2017) — SME — an organization dedicated to developing the future manufacturing workforce — has announced its 2018 Digital Manufacturing Challenge. Now in its tenth year, this annual student competition, sponsored by SME’s Direct Digital Manufacturing Tech Group, seeks innovative automotive Read More »

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ASTM International and ISO Unveil Framework for Creating Global Additive Manufacturing Standards

  GENEVA, Switzerland and WEST CONSHOHOCKEN, Pennsylvania, USA, October 6, 2016 —The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and ASTM International have jointly crafted the Additive Manufacturing Standards Development Structure, a framework which will help meet the needs for new technical standards in this fast-growing field. Read More »

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SME and 3D Technology Companies 3D Scan Orion Crew Module and Model, Will Print Miniature Replicas

  Central Florida – March 1, 2016 – SME and its RAPID event worked with Lockheed Martin, FARO Technologies, Inc., Direct Dimensions, Inc., Met-L-Flo, Inc., Florida Institute of Technology and Cincinnati Inc. to take the first-ever 3D scan of the Orion crew module, which will later Read More »

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FABTECH 2015 Brings Roaring 3D Scanning Event to Art Institute of Chicago

KELLYC-FABTECH | September 21, 2015 Beloved lion scanned by Exact Metrology; 3D replicas to be printed by Met-L-Flo, Inc. for display at FABTECH 2015 CHICAGO, Sept. 17, 2015 – FABTECH 2015, North America’s largest collaboration of technology, equipment and knowledge in the metal forming, fabricating, Read More »

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