Additive Manufacturing Simulation – Build Failure Risk Assessment

Source: AdditiveLab Blogs The workflow for Additive Manufacturing (AM) simulations can be quite simplified. In AdditiveLab for example, AM simulations of part-support configurations can be performed with only a couple of clicks. However, having generated simulation results often is not enough to determine whether a build configuration will fail. Traditional Engineering Assessments vs. Additive Manufacturing … Continue reading Additive Manufacturing Simulation – Build Failure Risk Assessment

Markforged Reveals Metal and Carbon Fiber Print Farms

WATERTOWN, MA – August 26, 2019 – Markforged, the leading provider of metal and carbon fiber 3D printers, today unveiled the company’s Print Farms — an economic way for customers to build metal and carbon fiber printing capacity with Markforged. The new packages allow customers to purchase the Metal X systems and X7 printers, priced together, to rapidly … Continue reading Markforged Reveals Metal and Carbon Fiber Print Farms

Research for welding SLS and injection molded parts

FIT Additive Manufacturing Group examines welding processes for SLS and injection molded parts. Bavarian State Minister of Science presented the grant notification for the joint research project "FAB-Weld" to University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, FIT Additive Manufacturing Group, and partners (Lupburg, 2019-08-06) Large-format SLS components are sought after. However, size still is restricted by the given size of … Continue reading Research for welding SLS and injection molded parts

3D Systems’ New Offerings Usher in the Next Generation of Additive Manufacturing Solutions for Customers

DENVER, Colorado,  –  3D Systems (NYSE: DDD) announced moves that will enable the company to uniquely deliver customized solutions to customers.  These new offerings significantly strengthen the company’s portfolio lineup giving them the broadest set of additive manufacturing software, services, and technologies in the industry – enabling them to address the widest array of customer … Continue reading 3D Systems’ New Offerings Usher in the Next Generation of Additive Manufacturing Solutions for Customers

voxeljet unveils new plastic 3d printing process for higher quality results in investment casting

Friedberg, Germany - voxeljet AG, a leading provider of high-speed, large-format 3D printers and on-demand parts services to industrial and commercial customers, today announced the release of PolyPor C2(PPC²). PPC² is an advanced PMMA 3D printing process to achieve overall higher quality outcomes in investment casting. The process will be officially presented at the 64th Technical … Continue reading voxeljet unveils new plastic 3d printing process for higher quality results in investment casting

Power of AM to approach zero inventory is growing

By Scott Sevcik - Vice President of Manufacturing Solutions, Stratasys What is good about inventory? Being able to find a part when you need it. What’s not so good about inventory? Where to even start… First of all, it’s expensive. The facility, maintenance, staffing, and overhead—all of it costs big money. Even the best forecast is … Continue reading Power of AM to approach zero inventory is growing

Arcam posts Q3 operating loss

Key points of the interim report January – September 2017   Net sales increased by 31% to 575.4 (440.2) MSEK Operating income amounted to -29.4 (-0.7) MSEK Net income amounted to -55.3 (6.7) MSEK Earnings per share amounted to -2.66 (0.32) MSEK 42 (35) systems were delivered in the period Order intake increased to 38 … Continue reading Arcam posts Q3 operating loss