Sculpteo released their fascinating annual survey of 3D printing last week.
A Protolabs engineer’s perspective on the right DfAM approach.
This week’s selection is “A Guide to Additive Manufacturing” by editors Damir Godec, Joamin Gonzalez-Gutierrez, Axel Nordin, Eujin Pei and Julia Ureña Alcázar.
Charles R. Goulding and Preeti Sulibhavi look at how 3D printing could be used at Milwaukee Tools.
A 3D print service must do far more than just the 3D printing.
Charles R. Goulding and Preeti Sulibhavi look at how 3D printing technology could assist the UK economy.
SmartParts named joint winner of the first round of Hexagon’s Sixth Sense startup innovation platform.
Charles R. Goulding and Preeti Sulibhavi look at how Airbus is leveraging 3D printing to overcome supply chain challenges.
Tech stocks are some of the most popular investments today, but while big dollars are being pumped into consumer technology, there’s a large funding gap in the advanced manufacturing market.
Charles R. Goulding and Preeti Sulibhavi look at how ESG goals are assisted by additive manufacturing in the snowmobile industry.
VulcanForms announced a huge US$250M investment round, one of the largest seen in the industry.
The AddiMap Project could revolutionize production metal 3D printing as we know it.
This week’s selection is “Real-World Stories from the Plant Floor” by Michelle Segrest.
Autodesk released a new version of Fusion 360, and there are quite a few new useful features.
The International Manufacturing Technology Show, IMTS, has become a primary AM destination.
Charles R. Goulding and Ryan Donley look at how those in automotive companies might take advantage of current economic conditions to advance 3D print technology.
The company recently opened its CATCH facility in efforts to streamline industrial additive manufacturing.
Smart data is a powerful tool that can enhance 3D printing and turbocharge manufacturing operations.
Charles R. Goulding and Preeti Sulibhavi propose a 3D printing solution to the garage door supply chain problem.
This week’s selection is “Additive Knowledge” by Adam Rehák.
A chat with Essentium CEO Blake Teipel revealed something rather interesting about the additive manufacturing industry.
What are the remaining barriers to mass use of additive manufacturing?
Charles R. Goulding and Preeti Sulibhavi look at the challenge and opportunities facing bicycle manufacturers.
This week’s selection is “3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing” by Chee Kai Hua and Kai Fai Leong.
Charles R. Goulding and Preeti Sulibhavi look at the 3D printing activities of Zeiss.
Charles R. Goulding and Preeti Sulibhavi look at how Lippert Components is using 3D printing.
Charles R. Goulding and Arianna Coger look at how 3D technology usage could increase at J&J.
Digital Metal announced a new “digital platform interface” that should allow their equipment to be used for major production applications.
Results of a new industry survey were released by Essentium, and they show a very strong trend towards AM.
Charles R. Goulding and Preeti Sulibhavi look at the relationship between cybersecurity and additive manufacturing.
Carbon announced a major move in the software market: they will provide licenses to use their powerful Design Engine tool for anyone, even if they are not a Carbon customer.
During an Autodesk University session, experts demonstrated the benefits of generative design to perform part consolidation and optimize designs.
Charles R. Goulding and Preeti Sulibhavi look at six companies receiving grants for their contribution to industry.
Charles R. Goulding and Arianna Coger examine the relationship between increased interest in ESG and additive manufacturing.
Charles R. Goulding and Preeti Sulibhavi look at the possibilities and risks of using 3D printing to overcome supply chain challenges.
This week’s selection is “A Manager’s Guide to Large Scale Additive Manufacturing” by Ken Susnjara.
A detailed research report has been published that shows in extreme detail the usage of metal additive manufacturing techniques in the aerospace sector.
Top performing additive manufacturing staff are hard to find, and EOS is set to change that.
Dr. Satya Ganti is the technical leader for Baker Hughes additive manufacturing technology center located in Houston, TX and our Women in 3D Printing Guest #270!
DNV announced new service specifications for use of additive manufacturing in the energy sector.
A startup company has leveraged 3D printing technology to produce a revolutionary new approach to aircraft propulsion.
Hexagon announced a new 3D sensor that could have implications on the future use of additive manufacturing technology.
Inkbit announced a new additive manufacturing system, the Vista.
The US Department of Defense has released a detailed strategy for their use of additive manufacturing technology in coming years.
In a world of digitally driven production, additive manufacturing (AM) has steadily solidified its place.
There’s a meeting place for those working on methods for additive manufacturing design in the UK: the Design for AM Network.
The government of India is set to develop a new policy regarding 3D printing.
I’m reading a piece on Shapeways’ blog entitled “Will Additive Manufacturing Replace Conventional Manufacturing?” and have some thoughts.
EOS announced a new partnership with the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station (TEES) to increase AM skills.
GE Aviation has received official certification from the US FAA for its massive GE9X jet engine.
Stratasys issued an interesting press release where they describe their activities inside of GM.
The BMW Group’s new Additive Manufacturing Campus in Munich, Germany, is finally open.
The great promise of 3D printing combined with innovative 3D design (such as generative design) is to reduce parts and material waste while creating geometry that surpasses the capability of traditional subtractive machining.
A startup company has developed services to assist the transition to additive manufacturing technologies by performing a sophisticated analysis of target parts.
This week’s selection is “Design for Additive Manufacturing” by Martin Leary, who explains the economics of 3D printing and how to apply them through CAD design.
DiManEx has developed a comprehensive service providing an end-to-end approach to 3D printing and other manufacturing services.
What happens when your skilled craft workers retire? You switch to additive manufacturing. See the details in this interesting case study.
Oqton has finally revealed the scope of their massive AI-powered database and its ability to provide a wide variety of services to optimize all types of additive manufacturing workflows. We saw examples of their capabilities.
In a press release last week, Kennametal announced the launch of a new business unit focused on additive manufacturing (AM).
ANSI and America Makes open a new online portal for additive manufacturing standards.
This week’s selection is “Thermo-Mechanical Modeling of Additive Manufacturing” by Michael Gouge and Pan Michaleris.
How can you learn additive manufacturing? Where can you get experience at a low cost? One state seems to have figured out a way to do so.
There is a way to make sense of the terminology of 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing. We propose some rules.