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.

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.

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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).

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.

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

Renishaw Launches Guide to Additive Manufacturing (AM)

Additive Manufacturing

May 8, 2018 – Additive manufacturing (AM) systems and software manufacturer and user, Renishaw , has launched a dedicated AM Guide on its website. This positions us as the perfect partner for an integrated industrial additive manufacturing solution.”.

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.

Sintavia Achieves NADCAP Accreditation for Additive Manufacturing

Additive Manufacturing

April 30, 2018 — ( BUSINESS WIRE ) — Sintavia , LLC , a leading Tier One metal additive manufacturer, announced today that it had achieved National Aerospace and Defense Contractors Accreditation Program ( NADCAP ) approval for its laser and electron beam powder bed fusion applications.

ASTM International Selects UK-based Manufacturing Technology Centre as New Additive Manufacturing Center of Excellence Partner

Additive Manufacturing

May 15, 2018 – Today, ASTM International announced that the Manufacturing Technology Centre ( MTC ), based in Ansty Park, Coventry (United Kingdom), is joining ASTM International’s recently-announced Center of Excellence in Additive Manufacturing. In addition, the U.S.

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.

Jabil Realizes Distributed Manufacturing Vision with New Additive Manufacturing Network

Additive Manufacturing

Jabil Increases 3D Printing Leadership & Manufacturing Agility with Global Services Expansion into Six Countries and Strategic Partnership with HP to Speed Digital Manufacturing Transformations. Distributed Manufacturing Boosts Business Agility. Jabil Additive Manufacturing.

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.

5D Printing: A New Branch Of Additive Manufacturing

Sculpteo

The post 5D Printing: A New Branch Of Additive Manufacturing appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo 3D printing has already been around for quite a few yea […].

Additive manufacturing moves beyond the “cool” phase

Leslie's Blog

The next trend you’ll find with Additive Manufacturing (AM), also known as 3D printing, is the growth of additive services. SMS Research Advisors conducted a survey on additive manufacturing. And 47% said service bureaus offer access to additive expertise.

Renishaw Promotes Productivity at Additive Manufacturing Users Group Conference (AMUG)

Additive Manufacturing

From April 8th-12th , 2018 , global engineering company Renishaw is attending the annual Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG) Conference in St. For more information on Renishaw visit www.renishaw.com/additive.

ITEAM Platform Launched to Evaluate Feasibility of Additively Manufacturing Parts

Additive Manufacturing

FORT WORTH, Texas, April 25, 2018) — SME , working with the Florida Institute of Technology ’s Michael Grieves , PhD , and other industry partners, has announced the beta launch of the Independent Technical Evaluation of Additive Manufacturing Consortium ( ITEAM ) evaluation platform.

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

What’s the difference between 3D printing and Additive Manufacturing?

Sculpteo

You may have heard about Additive Manufacturing and 3D […]. The post What’s the difference between 3D printing and Additive Manufacturing? Additive manufacturing 3D Printing 3D printing material additive manufacturing

Thermwood – Additive Manufacturing Becoming a Disruptive Force in Marine Tooling

Additive Manufacturing

The completed pattern was recently displayed at the AM2017 Additive Manufacturing Conference in Knoxville, Tennessee. The tool was printed slightly oversized and then trimmed to final net size and shape using a Thermwood’s large scale additive manufacturing (LSAM®) system.

Additive Manufactured Parts From ITAMCO Outperform 17-4 PH Stainless Steel

Additive Manufacturing

Plymouth, Indiana, January 30, 2018 — ITAMCO ( Indiana Technology and Manufacturing Companies ) has additively printed parts made with EOS 17-4 PH IndustryLine metal powder that outperformed 17-4 PH Stainless Steel in tensile strength in a recent research project.

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.

SME’s Smart Manufacturing Seminar Series – Exclusive Access to Industry Leaders and Experts Who Are Implementing Additive Manufacturing (AM) in Their Business Operations

Additive Manufacturing

Worldwide interest and adoption of additive manufacturing (AM) in industry continues at an astounding pace with the prediction that sales of products and services will double in the coming years. Additive Manufacturing Applications. Additive Manufacturing Materials.

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?

Experts in Demand: Growth in Metal Additive Manufacturing Creates Need for Professionals

Additive Manufacturing

SME releases metal additive manufacturing report detailing job opportunities . . The report was built though SME’s community of additive manufacturing leaders and thinkers through experience-based insight and data showing.

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, […].

Laser Institute’s LAM Workshop Explores State of the Art in Additive Manufacturing

3D Printer

Lasers are an integral part of many 3D Printing processes, making it a natural fit that the Laser Institute of America [LIA] annually produces the Laser Additive Manufacturing [LAM] Workshop. Keynote Describes How GE Is Moving Additive to the Mainstream.

AFRL Researchers Push Limits in High-Temperature, Polymer Additive Manufacturing

Additive Manufacturing

WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – March 20, 2018 – Researchers at the Air Force Research Laboratory’s Materials and Manufacturing Directorate are “turning up the heat” in the field of polymer additive manufacturing.

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.

Introducing 3DXpert for SOLIDWORKS – Your Direct Path from SOLIDWORKS to Additive Manufacturing

The Solidworks Blog

Last week at SOLIDWORKS World in Los Angeles, Suchit Jain, Vice President, Strategy and Business Development, Strategy and Community at SOLIDWORKS announced a new partnership with Additive Manufacturing giant, 3D Systems. Design for additive now at your fingertips.

Learn More About the Additive Manufacturing Symposium at SOLIDWORKS World

The Solidworks Blog

If you are there on the Monday, February 5th, and you are interested in Additive Manufacturing (AM), make sure you check out the Additive Manufacturing Symposium. The Additive Manufacturing Symposium kicks off at 10.30am after the first day’s general session.

Additive manufacturing—after the hype

Leslie's Blog

How has the all the hype around 3D printing /additive manufacturing (3DP/AM) prototyping and manufacturing endeavors affected you? Several companies recently have or will be introducing new additive approaches and equipment.

3D Systems strengthens its additive manufacturing product line

Leslie's Blog

The developers of additive 3D printing systems continue to focus on moving into manufacturing. 3D Systems has long had products that suit manufacturing applications, but its previous branded identity did not always emphasize that aspect of the business.

ASTM Adds New Metal 3D Printing Standards, Additive Manufacturing Center of Excellence Partner

3DPrint.com

3D Printing Business Metal 3D Printing 3D printing aluminum 3d printing standards Additive Manufacturing Center of Excellence additive manufacturing standards aluminum aluminum alloy ASTM International Manufacturing Technology Centre MTC standardsMetal 3D printing is an extremely fast-growing sector, and as it grows, the need for standards becomes increasingly important.

VDMA: Additive Manufacturing Working Group

Additively Blog

In 2014, VDMA created an association for AM, called Additive Manufacturing Association. Members are both from the industry and as well as from within research

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Granta Shares Details of Additive Manufacturing Schema

Additive Manufacturing

Cambridge, UK – February 15, 2018 – Granta Design today announced that it has released to the Additive Manufacturing (AM) community key details of the ‘Schema’ (the underlying data structures) behind its AM data management solution.

Renishaw – Pioneering Productivity in Additive Manufacturing (AM)

Additive Manufacturing

To improve additive manufacturing productivity and lower cost per part, Renishaw has launched its latest system, the RenAM 500Q. Additive manufacturing is a key enabler of the optical system,” continued Weston. “It

Racing Into Additive Manufacturing with Team Penske

Stratasys Blog for a 3D World

Team Penske signed a partnership with Stratasys in February to further the advancement of additive manufacturing into their racing programs. Andrew, you’ve used other additive manufacturing technologies in the past, how does Stratasys technology differ?