Penn State Releases Roadmap for Next Generation of Additive Manufacturing Materials

By Penn State College of Engineering March 15, 2016 – Newswise — UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Penn State researchers have released a roadmap that is designed to offer a strategy for building the fundamental knowledge necessary to accelerate the design and application of additive manufacturing Read More »

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Sigma Labs Announces Contracts with Aerojet Rocketdyne for Air Force Program and “America Makes” Initiative

By Sigma Labs Inc. SANTA FE, N.M. – March 7, 2016 – Sigma Labs, Inc. (OTCQB: SGLB) (“Sigma Labs” or the “Company”), a developer of advanced, in process, non-destructive quality inspection systems for metal-based additive manufacturing (“AM”) and other advanced manufacturing technologies, today announced that Read More »

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America Makes Announces Project Call

Expands Role of Workforce, Education, and Outreach in the Successful Transition of Research Outcomes; Features a New Project Call Proposal Process Youngstown, Ohio — March 4, 2016. America Makes, the National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Institute, and driven by the National Center for Defense Manufacturing and Read More »

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Stratasys Direct Manufacturing – 3D Printing Gives Flight to Humanitarian Efforts

by Stratasys Direct Manufacturing Stratasys Direct Manufacturing teamed with Structural Integrity Engineering to further efforts on the latest Flying Eye Hospital for Orbis. Orbis, an organization dedicated to providing ophthalmic training to communities around the world, utilizes airborne training facilities called Flying Eye Hospitals. Orbis’s Read More »

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Additive Manufacturing Research Groups Led by Pitt Engineers Receive More Than $1.7 Million in Latest Funding From America Makes

By Paul Kovach, Swanson School of Engineering Faculty from Industrial Engineering & Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science enhance Pitt’s AM research PITTSBURGH (August 11, 2015) …Two separate University of Pittsburgh research projects to improve design development for structures in in additive manufacturing (AM), or 3D Read More »

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NASA Challenges Designers to Construct Habitat for Deep Space Exploration

  WASHINGTON, May 16, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — NASA and the National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Institute, known as America Makes, are holding a new $2.25 million competition to design and build a 3-D printed habitat for deep space exploration, including the agency’s journey to Mars. The Read More »

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America Makes Welcomes Four Leading National Nuclear Security Administration National Laboratories and the National Security Campus as Members

  Advancing Additive Manufacturing Technologies Crucial to National Energy Strategy Youngstown, Ohio – October 9, 2014. America Makes, the National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Institute, driven by the National Center for Defense Manufacturing and Machining (NCDMM), is proud to announce today that four leading National Nuclear Read More »

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America Makes (NAMII) Partnership with ASM International for Fundamentals of Additive Manufacturing Materials

America Makes (formerly NAMII) partnership with ASM International, offering the course: Fundamentals of Additive Manufacturing Materials. Instructor: Howard Kuhn, Ph.D. December 10-11, 2013 8:30 am to 4:30 pm Location AMERICA MAKES Center 236 Boardman Street Youngstown, OH, 44503 (USA) Additive manufacturing (AM) encompasses an array of rapidly Read More »

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Siemens makes $440 million in-kind grant to YSU

by Youngstown State University (YSU), Ohio, USA Siemens announced it is providing an in-kind grant for $440 million in state-of-the-art product lifecycle management (PLM) software and training to the College of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics at Youngstown State University (YSU) in Ohio. The in-kind grant Read More »

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RAPID Conference and Exposition Announces Sessions and Workshops On Additive Manufacturing (AM) Technologies

by SME DEARBORN, Mich. – New sessions and workshops on additive manufacturing will be featured at 2013 RAPID Conference and Exposition according to the Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME). RAPID will take place June 10-13, 2013, at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh, Read More »

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