Added Scientific address skills shortage with UK 3D printing courses

3D Printing Industry

Added Scientific is an official spin-out of the Centre for Additive Manufacturing at the University of Nottingham, home to Xaar’s High Speed Sintering (HSS) process and a $28.6 For the first time since its incorporation in 2015, the company is delivering a program of 3D printing courses to the public, previously […].

SUNY-ESF Offers Online Course on UV 3D Printing

3D Printing Industry

The State University of New York’s College of Environmental Science and Forestry – SUNY-ESF – already offers an entire suite of online classes on energy curing technologies and has now expanded the Radiation Curing Program to include a new course called “Basics of UV Curable 3D Printing”.

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3 Must See Products at SOLIDWORKS World 2015

The Solidworks Blog

SOLIDWORKS World 2015 is now less than three weeks away! That’s right, this year, every product in the Product Showcase at SOLIDWORKS World 2015 will have some sort of an interactive component to it.

Free Course on 3D Printing Technology


Deloitte University Press is offering an introductory course on 3D printing aimed at business and professionals. The “massive open online course” will be available from February 9-March 20 this year and is composed of a series of 6-7 minute videos totalling 2.5

Significantly Reduced File Sizes – A New Feature of SOLIDWORKS 2015


One of the new things you may notice in SOLIDWORKS 2015 3D CAD software is that your files open faster. Once your files have been converted to SOLIDWORKS 2015, they will open faster. Why are my file sizes opening faster in SOLIDWORKS 2015? Of course there is a caveat to this.

formnext Covers the Process Chain from a Product Idea Through to Production of the Final Product

Additive Manufacturing

formnext 2015 powered by tct. 17-20 November, 2015. The products and services are already “ready to market” and are being presented by the young enterprises in the “Start-up” area of the formnext 2015 exhibition.

Turning Our Attention to Post Processing

Cubify 3D Printing Fans & Fun

But, the primary reason for writing this blog post is that I think the next area of improving our 3D printing experience not only has to do with new materials like Infinity Supports and Nylon; but, with developing techniques for post processing our prints.

Concept Laser: A Breath of Fresh Air at the IDS 2015

Additive Manufacturing

This success in dental technology is also based on the new approach of a consistent digital process chain. At the IDS 2015, with the new M2 cusing and our materials expertise, we are focusing on the specific requirements of digital dental laboratories.”

SOLIDWORKS 2015 Beta is now live!

The Solidworks Blog

Were inviting all customers with active commercial SOLIDWORKS subscription services to help impact the quality, performance and reliability of SOLIDWORKS products by joining the SOLIDWORKS 2015 Beta program. Of course, as an added bonus, you get a hands-on preview of SOLIDWORKS 2015. The SOLIDWORKS Beta program is an active and vibrant community where you can interact directly with the SOLIDWORKS research and development team to influence the 2015 production release.

EOS, Technology and Quality Leader In Additive Manufacturing Continues on its Course of Success and Growth

Additive Manufacturing

formnext 2015: shaping the future of additive manufacturing – EOS introduces steadily growing portfolio of proven and new solutions in Frankfurt. Following the DMLS build process, the components made with this material can be easily machined and polished.

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Voxel8’s Electrifying 3D Printing Process


Voxel8’s new process is intended to enable inventors to print increased function machines by embedding electrical circuits inside printed objects. It’s a conductive silver ink that’s printed via a pneumatic process.

New Considerations When Upgrading to EPDM 2015


Enterprise PDM 2015 has brought with it some important changes that will affect your upgrade. The Upgrade Below are the steps you should follow to upgrade to EPDM 2015. Repeat the process for all of your vaults including the Conisiomasterdb. You''re now working in EPDM 2015!

Sneak Peek: 15 Features coming in SOLIDWORKS 2015 – Flatten Surface

The Solidworks Blog

This year, during the 15 days prior to the release of SOLIDWORKS 2015 we’re taking a look at 15 of our favorite new features coming in this feature packed release. And of course, SOLIDWORKS gives you the option to output directly to DXF/DWG file format.

Spotlight on PHI Cubed: Guiding the AEC Industry Toward Greater Levels of Integration

3D Perspectives

The former architect and current building information consultant teaches a course on the Dassault Systèmes 3DEXPERIENCE platform at the University of Miami School of Architecture with the goal of increasing collaboration in all areas of the industry.

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Top 12 Posts of 2015: 3D Printing Flies Higher, Drives Manufacturing Innovation and Shapes Lives

Stratasys Blog for a 3D World

As 2015 draws to a close, let’s take a look back at some of the incredible 3D printing stories and videos that we have featured on the Stratasys Blog this year. The transparency of the manufacturing process ups the level of customer engagement for this custom-built product.

Santa Claus came to town

Shapeways Blog

Just like last year, Santa took a little tour of the factory and checked out all the amazing products being printed and processed: And of course, he was wearing his 3D printed swag (check out that belt buckle!): Community Holiday 2015

SOLIDWORKS Conceptual Design: New Name, New Innovations

The Solidworks Blog

Of course, there are going to be situations where your legacy SOLIDWORKS Desktop design data needs to be modified to fit the needs of a new project. Summary: This latest version of SOLIDWORKS Conceptual Design delivers many unique advantages to the concept design process.

‘Impossible Objects’ Become Possible with New 3D Process

Design 2 Part News

But when he sought to learn more about the process, he was disappointed. In 2009, Swartz began developing what he calls CBAM—a composite-based additive manufacturing process unlike anything else in the industry. In April 2015, Jeff DeGrange joined as Chief Commercial Officer.

Concept Laser Founder and CEO Frank Herzog Named Finalist of the Deutscher Zukunftspreis (German Future Prize) 2015

Additive Manufacturing

Not least, it is also appreciation of the enormous potential of the LaserCUSING process developed by me.” Bionic cabin “bracket” for the Airbus A350 XWB made of Ti, manufactured by means of the LaserCUSING process (Image source: Airbus). The process is then documented.”

SOLIDWORKS 2015: Tips for a Successful Upgrade


SOLIDWORKS 2015 has officially been released! First and foremost, you need to be aware that SOLIDWORKS 2015 will NOT install on a 32-bit operating system! 64-bit systems do not have this restriction and can process information more quickly. It’s here!!

Underwriters Laboratories offers a resource for 3D printing info needs

Leslie's Blog

For training, UL has an initial course, the Foundations of 3D printing, available online through the eLearning modules. Geared to those who are new to or have an interest in this technology, Foundations of 3D Printing is an interactive four-module course that presents comprehensive introductory knowledge of the 3D printing industry. Foundations of 3D Printing introduces concepts related to: Print process challenges and considerations.

Groundbreaking 3D printing training center to open at leading research facility

3D Printing Review

” Of course, this isn’t a new technology — it’s more than 30 years old. It’s set to open in fall 2015. ” The UL partnership was a good fit, Gornet added, because of the company’s certification process and its ability to scale.

Could 3D printing help repair damaged nerves?

3D Printing Review

Regenerating nerves is a complex—and usually impossible—process, but a new study published in Advanced Functional Materials shows the potential to heal nerve damage using one of the most versatile inventions of our time: 3D printing.

Afinia H480 Review – Get Results Without Worrying About Technology

3D Printing for Beginners

It is nice to see that Afinia is setting you up with all the tools necessary not only to print but post-process your prints. The instruction manual walks you through the setup process: first, you install the filament spool by clipping the spool holder to the side of the printer.

3D Printed Solar System: A Rotating Mini Planetarium

Shapeways Blog

Taking advantage of 3D printing’s “no assembly required,” characteristic, it’s just as fascinating to hear about the process as it is to play and learn with this piece. 3D Printing Gifts Holiday 2015

Will Apple Jump Into 3D Printing?

3D Printing Review

Of course, it’s one thing to create intellectual property around a product, and entirely another to develop and commercialize it. But multicolor 3D printing remains an elusive process. A patent application provides some hints. Well-known names in the computing world—Toshiba, HP Inc.—have

PolyJet 3D Printing Webinar: Rapid Prototyping Advances with Inkjet-based Printing


Join Stratasys Direct Manufacturing’s Application Engineer Mychal Anderson to learn about the best process controls, post-processing methods, design considerations and tips we’ve learned over the years working almost a decade with PolyJet technologies.

2016 AMUG Conference will be at St. Louis Union Station

Leslie's Blog

And of course, the facility has plenty of space for the conference and networking activities.”. The AMUG Conference draws both novice and expert users seeking insights, assistance and guidance on technologies, applications and processes.

Formlabs’ new 3D printer uses a Blu-ray laser to cut objects out of resin

3D Printing Review

Whereas most 3D printers mold filament layer by layer, building from the ground up to produce a plastic object, the Form 2 operates on a different 3D-printing process called stereolithography that uses an ultraviolet laser to harden layers of sticky resin until the object is fully built.

The ‘Redneck Rocket’ Flies 300 Feet in the Air, Combining 3D Printing with Pringles Cans

3D Printing Review

Of course you have. He could use that very can of potato chips to create his own rocket (of course after eating all the chips inside). I went about the design process in much the same way I tackle my other projects,” Saville explains. “I

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Why 2017 Will Be the Breakout Year for 3D Printing Technologies

3D Printing Review

You are likely sitting here having finished reading numerous articles from and other news sources over the course of the last several months, thinking to yourself, “This crazy technology is progressing so fast that it’s almost scary.”

ASME’s AM3D Conference: Prominent Minds and Industry Leaders Coming Together

Additive Manufacturing

professor of mechanical and industrial engineering at Penn State University and the co-director of the Center for Innovative Materials Processing through Direct Digital Deposition (CIMP-3D), to learn more about the upcoming AM3D conference in Boston in an exclusive AMazing® Q&A conversation.

Graphene 3D Lab, Inc.-Development and Commercialization of Technologies Which will Improve the Capabilities of 3D Printing

Additive Manufacturing

We have spent many of our resources in optimizing the methods to production of graphene-enhanced 3D printing materials, but of course, the details of those improvements and technologies are generally proprietary. RAPID 2015 ConferenceGraphene 3D Lab Inc.,

6 Ways 3D Printing Will Change the Way We Work

3D Printing Review

And of course, the rise of 3D printing will give birth to a whole new host of self-employed consultants. Will it force businesses looking to capitalise on this speed to come up with new processes and innovate in other departments in order to keep up?

Are we ready to 3D print our own clothes?

3D Printing Review

It’s still a costly operation, but of course this will change as technologies evolve.” But one day, says Peleg, the process could be pretty simple. 3D printing in fashion might not be new.

New Balance Hits its Stride in Tech with 3D Printed Midsoles

3D Systems

New Balance Hits its Stride in Tech with 3D Printed Midsoles Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 09:45 When you shop for new athletic shoes, chances are your key concerns come down to size, fit, and style. Of course, this might just be the start of a larger trend towards 3D printed running shoes.

Now on Kickstarter: The New and Improved Felfil Evo 3D Printing Filament Extruder

3D Printing Review

The extruder was invented by Alessandro Severini, Fabrizio Pasquero, Giulio Cravino, and Fabrizio Mesiano, also known as Collettivo Cocomeri (which translates to “Watermelon Collective”), a student group which was born out of an Ecodesign course at the Polytechnic of Turin in 2011.