Accelerated Insertion of Materials for Additive Manufacturing

Additive Manufacturing

PITTSBURGH (November 1, 2018) … Additive manufacturing (AM), or 3D printing, presents a game-changing opportunity for the space industry to produce complex components with greater efficiency at a lower cost. By Paul A.

Additive manufacturing’s bright future

Leslie's Blog

2016 was an extraordinary year for additive manufacturing. Most vendors introduced truly manufacturing capable machines thanks to all the research and investment they could do when 3D printing was overhyped. GE made a lot of moves in additive manufacturing.

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Working with additive manufacturing standards

Leslie's Blog

Standards are critical to the goal of helping users put additive manufacturing (AM) machines into more effective use across a global marketplace. The use of standards can help users manufacture parts faster. Helping additive reach its potential.

MIT’s online Additive Manufacturing course returns

3D Printing Industry

After a successful first edition earlier this year, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) will run a further Additive Manufacturing course, led by Professor A. First held in Spring 2018, enrollment is again open for Additive Manufacturing for Innovative Design and Production.

Additive Manufacturing – Productivity Without Compromise

Additive Manufacturing

Global engineering company Renishaw returns to formnext in 2018 to showcase that it is possible to increase additive manufacturing (AM) productivity without compromising on quality. Additive manufacturing has opened up new product design opportunities for a range of industries.

Additive Manufacturing Users Group Opens Conference Registration

Additive Manufacturing

16, 2018 – The Additive Manufacturing Users Group ( AMUG ) today announced that online registration is now available for its 2019 Education & Training Conference, which will be held in Chicago, Illinois, March 31 – April 4, 2019. About ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING USERS GROUP (AMUG).

Caterpillar Inc.’s plans for additive manufacturing

Leslie's Blog

At the recent AMUG 2017 Conference, Stacey DelVecchio, Additive Manufacturing Product Manager at Caterpillar Inc., gave a presentation on why and how Caterpillar uses 3D printing/additive manufacturing.

FIT additive manufacturing launches Japanese subsidiary

3D Printing Industry

FIT AG, a German additive manufacturing group, has recently announced the founding of its newest subsidiary, FIT Japan KK which aims to expand FIT AG’s operations and customer base within Asia’s developing additive manufacturing market. Business Carl Fruth Caterpillar Inc EOS EOS M400-4 FIT Additive Manufacturing Group FIT Japan KK Yasushi Murata

Additive Manufacturing Strategies Boston 2019 Speaker Roundup

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January 29 to 31st Boston will host the Additive Manufacturing Strategies event which will be a chance for you to learn with and from your peers in medical and dental 3D printing. 3D Printing 3D Printing Events 3D dental printers 3D Medical 3d print medical 3D printed dental 3d printed dental products 3d printing events Additive Manufacturing Strategies bioprinting dental smarttech

How to Design for Additive Manufacturing

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It is critical for organizations to take a number of factors into account when considering the use of 3D printing for part manufacturing. Among the most important is design for additive manufacturing (DfAM). 3D printing additive manufacturing CAD/CAM/CAE event manufacturing

3D Systems’ new focus on additive manufacturing

Leslie's Blog

With a new president and CEO, 3D Systems used the IMTS Show to announce it is taking its 3D printing businesses in a new direction—focusing on additive manufacturing for production.

Working with metal materials for additive manufacturing

Leslie's Blog

Perhaps more than any other manufacturing process, additive manufacturing works best when you match the material to the right additive process. Some of the challenges, though, are: –many additive processes suggest proprietary versions of materials.

UK Additive Manufacturing National Strategy 2018-25 published

3D Printing Industry

AM UK, an independent, government-backed collaboration, has published a new Additive Manufacturing National Strategy. Over 44 pages a vision to bring together industry, academia, government and finance bodies and ensure the UK remains a leading high value manufacturing nation is set out. With contributions from over 100 3D printing industry experts, the document provides substantial […].

2nd Annual Additive Manufacturing Symposium

Purple Platypus

Purple Platypus, is excited to announce the 2nd Annual Additive Manufacturing Symposium June 20-21 at LACI in downtown Los Angeles. Blog 3D Printers 3D Printing Additive Manufacturing Additive Manufacturing Symposium Desktop Metal Diamond Level Reseller Metal 3D Printing Stratasys

Linde Tackles Additive Manufacturing Quality

Additive Manufacturing

March 28,2018 – Linde LLC will showcase three new technologies to improve the quality of metal additive manufacturing ( AM ) at RAPID+TCT 2018 in Fort Worth , Texas , April 24-26 , booth #1347. Additively manufactured ‘Starship’ (Photo courtesy of Linde).

Additive manufacturing technology moves into production

Leslie's Blog

Is 3D printing /Additive manufacturing shifting out of prototyping? However, the conversation on how to create additive manufacturing (AM) systems for the factory operation is definitely heating up. Parts will need additional finishing after build.

Aerospace and Additive Manufacturing

Rapid Prototyping News UK

Design & Manufacture Additive manufacture AerospaceFollowing the publication of our successful AM and aerospace infographic, we have now created a video version. This infographic shows some of the products which 3T RPD has made for companies in the aerospace industry.

SME releases 2018 Medical Additive Manufacturing Report

3D Printing Industry

SME, an organization working closely with manufacturing professionals, companies and educators to generate solutions to manufacturing industry challenges, has announced the release of the Medical AM3DP 2018 Annual Report at SME’s RAPID + TCT event in Fort Worth. The report provides an overview of the impact of additive manufacturing/3D Printing (AM3DP) in the medical field, […].

Fabrisonic granted ultrasonic additive manufacturing patent

3D Printing Industry

Ohio based metal 3D printing company Fabrisonic has been granted a patent to use its ultrasonic additive manufacturing in a hybrid machine with CNC milling. CEO of Fabrisonic, 3D Printers DMG MORI Fabrisonic Mark Norfolk metal 3D printing metal additive manufacturing optomec Thermwood Ultrasonic Additive Manufacturing

ANSYS and Granta Design Collaborate to Empower Additive Manufacturing

Additive Manufacturing

Engineers and scientists can now effectively manage and leverage materials information for additive manufacturing (AM) thanks to a new partnership between ANSYS (NASDAQ: ANSS) and Granta Design. The companies are also working to connect ANSYS Additive Print to GRANTA MI.

5 Places Additive Manufacturing is Unstoppable

Stratasys

As additive manufacturing technologies have advanced, 3D printed parts have moved decidedly outside the Research and Development arena and onto the production line. These pivotal processes are developing and producing concepts previously unattainable in the manufacturing world.

Help shape the future of additive manufacturing in the UK

3D Printing Industry

At the Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC) in Coventry, Martin Dury, Learning Design Manager, and his team are working to address the manufacturing skills gap, encouraging UK businesses to be agile and adopt new technologies. Currently, Dury is mapping a number of Additive Manufacturing Competency Frameworks for all roles in AM.

How Additive Manufacturing Is Entering Arts

3D Printing for Beginners

This post is a guest contribution by CGTrader , a marketplace for sharing and selling 3D models. Attempting to define art is a little like trying to describe a color to a blind person. It''s an elusive concept that gains different meanings and forms in the eyes of different persons.

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Call to increase number of women at additive manufacturing conferences

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Additive manufacturing focuses on the peripherals

3D Printing Industry

Of all the exhibitors I have spoken to, digitization, process monitoring, product lifecycle management, automation and additive manufacturing for production […]. At Formnext 2018 there has been a notable decline in the number of “glamorous” 3D printer and product releases at the show – fewer falling curtains, and process debuts, however, more focus on the peripherals.

Additive Manufacturing Europe: Day 2

3D Printing Industry

Today marks the second day of Additive Manufacturing Europe, an event which allows both manufacturers and potential customers of these companies to interact and make. 3D Printing 3DP Applications Aerospace additive manufacturing europe event

Additive Manufacturing Europe: Day 1

3D Printing Industry

Additive Manufacturing Europe is. 3D Printers 3DP Applications Event Additive manufacturing exhibition twitterToday was the first day of the global hub event in Amsterdam, and this opening day has been a great success.

Trends to watch in metal additive manufacturing

Leslie's Blog

Lately, the focus of additive manufacturing is on the metal additive side. Whether the technology used to build metal parts is laser or electron beam, additive manufacturing and metal go together very well. We spoke with the president and CEO of Arcam, Magnus Rene, about trends and opportunities in metal additive manufacturing. 3D Printers Additive Manufacturing Aerospace Directed Energy Deposition Leslie's blog Medical Arcam

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America Makes and ANSI publish Additive Manufacturing Roadmap V2.0

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additive manufacturing development organization America Makes, and its partner the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) have published the Standardization Roadmap for Additive Manufacturing (Version 2.0). An update of the original document published in March 2017, the Standardization Roadmap for Additive Manufacturing V 2.0

Singapore Additive Manufacturing Cluster gets $13.2M medical facility

3D Printing Industry

Singapore’s National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Cluster (NAMIC), the National University of Singapore (NUS) and the country’s Economic Development Board have invested $13.2 The National University of Singapore Centre for Additive Manufacturing (AM.NUS) has been opened to strengthen Singapore’s international position in the field of 3D printing.

MTC calls for contributions to stem additive manufacturing skills shortage

3D Printing Industry

The UK’s Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC) is where 3D printing and traditional manufacturing converge. Education Advanced Manufacturing Training Centre AMTC apprenticeships automation Design for Additive Manufacturing Loughborough University Manufacturing Technology Centre Martin Dury Metrology MTC National Centre for Additive Manufacturing skills gap training TWI University of Birmingham University of Nottingham

Moving Additive Manufacturing from Concept to Production

The Solidworks Blog

Yesterday I had the pleasure of joining hundreds of additive manufacturing enthusiasts at the Dassault Systemes’ first-ever Additive Manufacturing Symposium in Chicago, which was part of the larger SCIENCE in the Age of Experience event being held May 15-18.

UK’s first additive manufacturing apprenticeship launching this September

3D Printing Industry

This September, the Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC), based in the UK, will launch what are described as the UK’s first additive manufacturing apprenticeships, with the goal of addressing skills shortages within the industry. Education Centre for Additive Manufacturing University of Nottingham Loughborough University Manufacturing Technology Centre Martin Dury National Centre for Additive Manufacturing The University of Birmingham The University of Nottingham TWI

Creating the UK Additive Manufacturing Strategy

Capturing the Value

“to maximise UK business growth and long term economic value in the successful industrialisation of Additive Manufacturing”. Would you like to influence the scope and shape of the UK Additive Manufacturing Strategy?

Event: Identifying and Developing Additive Manufacturing Skills for UK Industry

Capturing the Value

The Manufacturing Technology Centre, Coventry ( directions here ). Investment in education and training leading to the provision of the right skillsets at the right time will be key if UK industry is to capture the opportunities afforded by the adoption of Additive Manufacturing technologies. 31st March 2017, 10:00 – 16:00. Register your place.

News digest: Innovate UK, Lockheed Martin, Photocentric, FIT Additive Manufacturing Group and more

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3D printing in pediatrics: Saving lives using additive manufacturing

Sculpteo

The post 3D printing in pediatrics: Saving lives using additive manufacturing appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo 3D printing is more and more used in the medical sector […].

BMW Group invests €10 million in German Additive Manufacturing Campus

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million) in an Additive Manufacturing Campus scheduled to open early 2019. A 6,000 square meter facility, the new Additive Manufacturing Campus will focus on prototyping, series production of parts, and customized solutions for the automotive industry. Transport Additive Manufacturing Campus automotive BMW BMW Group Carbon cars Desktop Metal end-use production Hyundai Hyundai Mobis Jens Ertel Mini motocycles Munich Rolls Royce Udo Hänle xometry

What engineers wanted to know about additive manufacturing in 2017

Leslie's Blog

Readers were looking for information on working with various types of materials in additive manufacturing. And readers were looking for information on reducing additive production cycles. Working with metal materials for additive manufacturing. It’s the end of 2017.

Six Essential Tools for SOLIDWORKS Users Working with Additive Manufacturing

The Solidworks Blog

Additive manufacturing, also commonly referred to as 3D printing, is a manufacturing process by which material is added, layer by layer, to build a part. The are many benefits of additive manufacturing. Designing for Additive Manufacturing in SOLIDWORKS.