Thermwood’s initial development machine, which is nearing completion, can make parts up to ten foot by ten foot by five foot high, is equipped with a 20HP, 1 ¾ inch diameter, 24-1 L/D extruder.
The inaugural Space 2.0 conference will take place September 8-10, 2015 at the Crowne Plaza San Jose in Milpitas, CA.
The new add-on is specially designed for the advanced support generation for Selective Laser Melting, Stereolithography, and DLP technology.
The agreement includes use of surgical guides for partial knee implants. Lima Corporate will now offer this solution to its surgeons with respect to the unicondylar knee system that it recently acquired from Zimmer.
Renishaw plc is pleased to announce the appointment of Clive Martell MSc, CEng, MIET, former President and CEO of Delcam, to a new role as Head of Global Additive Manufacturing.
Italian Service Bureau, ZARE, has halved production costs for its direct manufacturing customers in automotive and aerospace markets by using Stratasys Fortus 3D Production Systems.
Creative Spark launched a conference on 3D printing technology to take place in October this year as part of ID 2015.
The programme is designed for students in Secondary School education in the UK. Each session will last approximately two hours and will also give participants entry to TCT Show + Personalize.
The 11th annual meeting of the global Fab Lab community will take place August 3-9, 2015 at MIT in Boston.
RTI is being integrated as a standalone business unit called Alcoa Titanium & Engineered Products. The new unit will be led by Eric Roegner who has been named President of ATEP.
The UNITED GRINDING Universe Event will take place September 16 and 17 at the company's North American headquarters in Miamisburg, Ohio.
The waterjet system features a 21’ X 13’ work envelope which enables the metal service center to process full 8’x20’ or 10’x20’ plates.
Voxel8, creator of the world’s first multi-material 3D electronics printer, announced it has secured a $12 million Series A round of financing.
The Challenge asks CAE users to submit project ideas to a team of Altair, AWS and Intel representatives. Proposals will be accepted through September 30, 2015.
The 11th Annual Global Automotive Lightweight Materials Congress is being held August 18-20, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan.
OPM's SpineFab system is the first and only FDA cleared 3D printed load-bearing polymer device for long-term implantation and represents OPM's third successful OsteoFab® regulatory clearance.
Sikorsky Innovations will award a $25,000 cash prize to the winner of the next Entrepreneurial Challenge, a competition to accelerate innovators and disruptive technology concepts in the vertical flight market.
GF and EOS will undertake the integration of additive manufacturing machines into production of mold inserts, including software and automation links with downstream machine-tools and measuring devices.
For the next five years Prof Todd will focus on harnessing and developing the extraordinary potential of additive manufacturing (AM) for aerospace and other high value industrial sectors.
The 3D Printing, Robotics & Technology Fund is managed by 3D Printing Fund Advisers, LLC, with Alan M. Meckler serving as Lead Portfolio Manager & John M. Meckler as Co-Portfolio Manager and CCO.
The new plant is scheduled to become fully operational in the first half of 2016, and will remain in the North Carolina area where Proto Labs’ current additive facilities are located.
LUXEXCEL is the only company in the world able to additive manufacture lenses without visible layering and post-processing.
RTI made an investment for strategic cooperation projects surrounding NTi's Direct Metal Deposition (DMD) technology, used in the manufacture of titanium components.
Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Sikorsky Aircraft, a world leader in military and commercial rotary-wing aircraft, for $9.0 billion.
The first Advanced Manufacturing Expo Mexico will take place November 15-17, 2016, at the Centro Banamex in Mexico City.
Wyss Institute researchers used 3d printing to construct entire robots in a single build that have a gradual transition from hard to soft parts.
The new bioplastic 3D printing filament is four times tougher than conventional polylactic acid (PLA).
CNC Software’s newly appointed president, Meghan Summers West, will be heading to California Polytechnic State University July 27-30, to deliver a keynote address focused on manufacturing.
America Makes will provide up to $8 million in funding toward these projects with $11 million in matching cost share from the awarded project teams for total funding worth $19 million.
The implant is made of titanium alloy and produced with Electron Beam Melt (EBM) technology. A porous surface with diamond cell structure is used, providing an optimal base for cell proliferation and bone growth.
This revised and extended version aims at simplifying the tasks of service bureaus and designers of complex and individualized parts and helps shorten production cycles in additive manufacturing.
The expansion of the leadership team is in response to the year-over-year growth in the group’s annual conference and the projected growth for coming years.
Utilizing Sandboxr’s unique 3D printing platform, game and entertainment companies can now provide their fans with one-of-a-kind figurines of their favorite characters by customizing them in game.
Participation is open to individuals from aircraft manufacturers, engine manufacturers, material suppliers, equipment suppliers, operators, regulatory authorities, and research organizations.
Jason Lopes of Legacy Effects will discuss how manufacturing – specifically additive manufacturing/3D printing – is changing the face of special effects in the film industry.
The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) will hold its Propulsion and Energy Forum and Exposition 2015 (AIAA Propulsion and Energy 2015), July 27–29, at the Hilton Orlando, Orlando, Florida.
On July 15th the Office of Naval Research (ONR) will host an Industry Day with businesses and academia to discuss the organization's interest in a new metal additive manufacturing (AM) program set to begin in 2016.
Addaero currently features Arcam EBM (Electron Beam Melting) as one of their key approaches to additive parts manufacturing.
The acquisition aims to strengthen the company's presence in the important German Speaking Countries (GSC) region of Germany, Switzerland and Austria.
The goal of the consortium is to define a 3D printing format that will allow design applications to send full-fidelity 3D models to a mix of other applications, platforms, services and printers.
Arete is led by Bill Herman, formerly Vice President of Operations for Morris Technologies, Inc., which was acquired by GE Aviation in 2012.
Product designer Roos Meerman used compressed air on heated 3D printed objects to create and experiment with extraordinary shapes.
Version 12.0 provides users more simulation power and is being released with support for distributed memory parallel processing.