The purmundus challenge Recognises Stand-out Achievements in 3D and 4D Printing

The purmundus challenge 3D and 4D printing design award was presented for the eighth time on 11 November 2020 as part of the digital Formnext Connect exhibition. The competition was broadcast live, and provided some surprises in the form of a new award category and Read More »

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Formnext Connect Succeeds as the Digital Heart of the International AM Industry

From 10-12 November 2020, Formnext Connect demonstrated its credentials as the international, digital hub of the AM world, highlighting, even in challenging times, the continuing importance of the world’s leading exhibition for the AM industry and the next generation of industrial production. Formnext Connect attracted Read More »

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purmundus challenge 2020: Moorehuhn Bike Wins First Prize at Formnext Connect

11 November 2020 – From an innovative bicycle frame to a powered hand orthosis and a custom-made, recyclable sneaker: The winners of the international purmundus challenge 2020, announced today at Formnext Connect, demonstrate the diverse technological possibilities and the breadth of current and future applications Read More »

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Smart3D Launches New Industrial 3D Printer for High Performance Materials

[November 5, 2020] Following on from the launch of the Smart3D Macro Prototyping Unit and Production Module, Industry Supplies announced their new 3D printing solution, launching next week at Formnext Connect. The Smart3D Macro HT offers excellence of printing in high-performance materials including Smart3D PEEK, Read More »

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Formnext Connect 2020 – The Global AM Community Meets Virtually

On 10 – 12 November 2020, Formnext Connect – the virtual edition of the world’s leading AM exhibition – will once again set the tone for the industry with an outstanding lineup of content. It will also offer all its participants a great deal of Read More »

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Winners of 2020 Formnext Start-up Challenge Impress with Automated Designs, New Materials, and Optimized PostProcessing

For the sixth time, the international Formnext Start-up Challenge has recognized young companies from the world of additive manufacturing for their innovative business ideas and cutting-edge technical developments. Five outstanding start-ups managed to win over this year’s jury with their innovations: Addiguru (USA), AM Flow Read More »

Formnext Connect: Worldwide Leading Exhibitors from Entire AM Process Chain, New Products and Networking – All in One Place

Although Formnext is fully online this year, it will still be the leading international marketplace for innovations in additive manufacturing and intelligent production, and represents the ideal platform for making new business contacts this November. In the guise of Formnext Connect, the exhibition will feature, Read More »

purmundus challenge Looks at Harmony Between Geometry and Materials

This year’s finalists show the enormous potential of additive manufacturing. 3D and 4D printing are more than ever and increasingly around the world a core manufacturing process paving the way for smart innovations in various different markets. The 2020 purmundus challenge, which is being held Read More »

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Formnext 2020 to Take Place Only Virtually

2 September 2020 – Due to the recent rise of the Covid-19 infection figures worldwide, and the associated increase in travel restrictions, Mesago Messe Frankfurt GmbH has decided to hold Formnext 2020 purely virtually. The digital event will be named “Formnext Connect”. Formnext 2020 was Read More »