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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America Makes Celebrates Five Years

The Institute to Commemorate Its Fifth Birthday with National Celebration;Looks Ahead to the Next Five Years Youngstown, Ohio — August 14, 2017. America Makes proudly announces that it will commemorate the progress and contributions the Institute has made to advance the additive manufacturing (AM) industry 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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America Makes Announces Awardees of $8M in Funding for Project Call #3

Nine Teams Awarded; 60 Organizations Teaming to Advance Additive Manufacturing Technologies Youngstown, Ohio — July 13, 2015. America Makes, the National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Institute, is proud to announce nine awardees of its Project Call #3 for additive manufacturing (AM) applied research and development projects. Read More »

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An AMazing® Exclusive Q&A Session with Dr. Albert To, University of Pittsburgh Swanson School of Engineering

America Makes recently awarded a contract to the University of Pittsburgh for developing computational “latticework” for additive manufacturing (AM).  The University of Pittsburgh will be in partnership with Acutec Precision Machining Inc, Alcoa Inc, ANSYS Inc and ExOne. In an effort to gain a better understanding Read More »

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Close to the Bone: America Makes Funding Contract Enables Pitt Researchers to Explore 3-D-Printed Bone and Tissue Scaffolds

by Swanson School of Engineering, University of Pittsburgh Modeled from patient’s own bones and tissues, biodegradable scaffolds would enable better growth and healing PITTSBURGH (March 7, 2014) … Researchers from the University of Pittsburgh’s Swanson School of Engineering and McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine (MIRM) Read More »

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Pitt Researchers Receive America Makes Grant to Develop Computational “Latticework” for Additive Manufacturing

by Swanson School of Engineering, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, USA Integrating cellular structures would allow for lighter and lower cost 3D-printed products – total matched funding is $964,000 PITTSBURGH (February 11, 2014) … Additive manufacturing (AM) or 3D printing represents a transformative method for time-sensitive, 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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