3D Printing USA – The next step for Additive Manufacturing

The speaker program is carefully crafted by IDTechEx analysts who have studied and interviewed key suppliers and users involved in 3D Printing. Attendees will gain a comprehensive understanding of the state-of-the-art in 3D Printing. End-users from a range of applications will report on their experiences and desired improvements. The latest technological advances in 3D printers Read more about 3D Printing USA – The next step for Additive Manufacturing[…]

NASA Pave the Way for In-Space Fabrication of Printed Electronics

Optomec, a leading global supplier of production-grade additive manufacturing systems for 3D printed electronics and 3D printed metals, today announced that the company was awarded a NASA SBIR contract for the further development of an Adaptive Laser Sintering System (ALSS)  The success of this endeavor will enable electronic circuitry to be printed onto a wider variety of Read more about NASA Pave the Way for In-Space Fabrication of Printed Electronics[…]

3D Printing USA – The next step for Additive Manufacturing

The speaker program is carefully crafted by IDTechEx analysts who have studied and interviewed key suppliers and users involved in 3D Printing. Attendees will gain a comprehensive understanding of the state-of-the-art in 3D Printing. End-users from a range of applications will report on their experiences and desired improvements. The latest technological advances in 3D printers Read more about 3D Printing USA – The next step for Additive Manufacturing[…]

New Case-Hardening Steel Designed for Laser Powder Bed Fusion

NanoSteel®, the leader in nanostructured steel materials, announced the launch of its first product for the laser powder bed fusion additive manufacturing process. BLDRmetal™ L-40 is a case-hardening steel powder that provides high hardness and ductility (case hardness >70HRC, 10%+ core elongation) and prints easily on standard commercial equipment. This alloy provides superior performance to Read more about New Case-Hardening Steel Designed for Laser Powder Bed Fusion[…]

A new innovative thermoset prepreg resin system

Solvay announces at JEC World 2017 (March 14-16) the launch of its new innovative thermoset prepreg resin system SolvaLite™ 730* specifically developed for high volume automotive applications. This next-generation material, formulated with Reichhold Advalite™ resins, offers an unmatched combination of characteristics and benefits to the market including: Sub 60 seconds cure capability, making it ideal Read more about A new innovative thermoset prepreg resin system[…]

3D Printing Solutions for McLaren-Honda Formula 1 team

McLaren Racing and Stratasys (Nasdaq: SSYS) are delighted to announce a new four-year partnership under which Stratasys will supply McLaren Racing with a suite of 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions, as the Official Supplier of 3D Printing Solutions to the McLaren-Honda Formula 1 team. Stratasys will work closely with the grand prix outfit as Read more about 3D Printing Solutions for McLaren-Honda Formula 1 team[…]

NASA Announces Early Stage Innovation Space Technology Research Grants

NASA has selected 13 university-led proposals for the study of innovative, early stage technologies that address high priority needs of America’s space program. The Early Stage Innovations (ESI) grants from NASA’s Space Technology Research Grants Program are worth as much as $500,000 each. Universities have two to three years to work on their proposed research Read more about NASA Announces Early Stage Innovation Space Technology Research Grants[…]

New Biomedical 3-D Textile Engineering Technology

Secant Medical has developed a new 3-D textile engineering technology by integrating traditional textile engineering with advanced biomaterials. While 3-D printing or additive manufacturing has gained considerable attention as a novel method to create 3-D biomedical forms, 3-D printing does not always offer the dimensional stability, material selection and engineering properties desired. The 3-D textile Read more about New Biomedical 3-D Textile Engineering Technology[…]

Mould and die casting community gears up for Asiamold 2017

3D Printing Asia Zone returns as a show highlight The 11th edition of Asiamold – Guangzhou International Mould & Die Exhibition will open its doors from 1 – 3 March 2017 at the China Import and Export Fair Complex in Guangzhou, China. Held together with SPS – Industrial Automation Fair Guangzhou (SIAF), Asiamold is expected Read more about Mould and die casting community gears up for Asiamold 2017[…]

North Country Region of Upstate New York to Become Center of Excellence for Advanced Metal Additive Manufacturing Technology and Production

Norsk Titanium AS, the world’s pioneering supplier of aerospace-grade, additive manufactured, structural titanium components announced that its subsidiary, Norsk Titanium US Inc. has signed a Memorandum of Understanding outlining a strategic relationship with Clarkson University in Potsdam, New York. Under the terms of the agreement, Norsk Titanium and Clarkson University will join forces with the Read more about North Country Region of Upstate New York to Become Center of Excellence for Advanced Metal Additive Manufacturing Technology and Production[…]

New applications and the advantages of 3D metal printing

Users of 3D metal printing are increasingly discovering the new possibilities and freedoms offered by Additive Manufacturing. 3D designs are leading to new product solutions. Occasionally, manufacturing and logistics concepts are completely reconfigured. Jung & Co. Gerätebau GmbH, a specialist in stainless steel components, relies on Additive Manufacturing to ensure that spare parts for beverage Read more about New applications and the advantages of 3D metal printing[…]

GE well positioned to accelerate the additive revolution

GE (NYSE: GE), the world’s leading digital industrial company, is well positioned to advance the additive manufacturing revolution across several industries. As a leading end user and investor in additive technology for several years, GE is experiencing its transformative engineering and manufacturing power across the company’s industrial businesses. GE has also invested approximately $1.5 billion Read more about GE well positioned to accelerate the additive revolution[…]