DNV GL awards thyssenkrupp first Additive Manufacturing Approval of Manufacturer certificate

The shipping industry is looking to take advantage of additive manufacturing (AM), also known as 3D printing, to print spare parts, thereby reducing lead times, costs, stock requirements, and environmental impacts. Certification ensures that AM part users can have the same confidence in an additive manufactured product as a conventionally produced one. The newly issued … Continue reading DNV GL awards thyssenkrupp first Additive Manufacturing Approval of Manufacturer certificate

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

AIT Researchers Working on ‘Made to Order’ Personalised Healthcare Technology

What if there was one ‘magic’ 3-D printed pill patients could take which was capable of combining and releasing medications in the correct quantities and conditions as determined by their own unique genetic profile? That’s the future of healthcare and our researchers are busy making it a reality… Researchers have long suspected the concurrent prescription … Continue reading AIT Researchers Working on ‘Made to Order’ Personalised Healthcare Technology

FATHOM Issued Patent for On Demand Digital Manufacturing Quote & Order Platform

Oakland, California—August 15, 2019—FATHOM, an advanced manufacturer with an expertise in 3D printing and additive manufacturing, today announced the issuance of a United States Patent for the systems and methods powering its online digital manufacturing platform. The team also received its seventh consecutive ranking on the Inc 5000 list of fastest-growing private companies in America—only … Continue reading FATHOM Issued Patent for On Demand Digital Manufacturing Quote & Order Platform

3D Systems and GF Machining Solutions Expand Partnership in Greater China

Partnership combines industry leading expertise in both traditional and additive manufacturing – providing customers with competitive advantage Shanghai Customer Innovation Center provides local access to manufacturing experts - helping customers design critical parts for critical applications ROCK HILL, South Carolina and SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland, August 8, 2019 – 3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) and GF Machining Solutions, a … Continue reading 3D Systems and GF Machining Solutions Expand Partnership in Greater China

Renishaw optimising engine design with metal additive manufacturing

Global engineering technologies company, Renishaw, worked with engine manufacturing company Cobra Aero, based in Michigan, USA, to optimise its design processes for aircraft and motorcycle engines. After working with Renishaw to develop new manufacturing processes, Cobra Aero invested in the AM 400 system to increase its additive manufacturing (AM) capabilities. To optimise the design of … Continue reading Renishaw optimising engine design with metal additive manufacturing

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