America Makes and ANSI Publish Version 2.0 of Standardization Roadmap for Additive Manufacturing

  Youngstown, Ohio — June 28, 2018.  America Makes and the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) today announced the publication of their Standardization Roadmap for Additive Manufacturing (Version 2.0). The roadmap is the work product of the America Makes & ANSI Additive Manufacturing Standardization Collaborative (AMSC), Read More »

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America Makes Announces Project Call Awardees

Award Announcement Coincides with the Start of RAPID + TCT 2018 Exhibits; Seven Teams Awarded; 24 Industry Leading Organizations Teaming to Advance Additive Manufacturing Technologies for Low-Cost Sustainment Program Crucial to U.S. Air Force Strategic Readiness Youngstown, Ohio — April 24, 2018. To coincide with the Read More »

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NCDMM to Host Elite Students from the National Defense University’s Dwight D. Eisenhower School for National Security & Resource Strategy for Week-long Program Focused on Additive Manufacturing (AM)

Eisenhower School Students to Visit America Makes and Its Membership Community   Blairsville, Pa. — March 27, 2018. The National Center for Defense Manufacturing and Machining (NCDMM) proudly announces that for the 13th consecutive year, it will host the Manufacturing Industry Study Group from the Read More »

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America Makes and Robert C Byrd Institute to Unveil the First-ever Industry-vetted Additive Manufacturing Registered Apprenticeship Framework at March 6th Forum

Collaboration Seeks to Increase Availability ofAdvanced Manufacturing Apprenticeships Nationwide   Youngstown, Ohio — February 5, 2018. America Makes proudly announces its collaboration with the Robert C. Byrd Institute (RCBI) to host a free, one-day public forum on Tuesday, March 6, 2018, on the Apprenticeship Works Read More »

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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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