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’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.

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

Caterpillar Inc.’s plans for additive manufacturing

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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.

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, […].

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 […].

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).

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

America Makes and ANSI publish Additive Manufacturing Roadmap V2.0

3D Printing Industry

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

Aerospace and Additive Manufacturing

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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.

FIT Additive Manufacturing Group teams up to save the reefs

3D Printing Industry

Boston Ceramics, a member of the FIT Additive Manufacturing Group, has released an update of its work for an initiative using 3D printing to help save the world’s coral reefs. 3DP Applications Aric Bickel autodesk Boston Ceramics Carl Fruth FIT Additive Manufacturing Group SECORE SECORE International

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.

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

AMT launches automated PostPro3D smoothing system for additive manufacturing

3D Printing Industry

Additive Manufacturing Technologies (AMT), a UK-based manufacturer of Industry 4.0 hardware solutions, has announced the commercial launch of its post-processing additive manufacturing system, the PostPro3D. Applications Additive Manufacturing Technologies Innovate UK PostPro3D Xaar

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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

5 Places Additive Manufacturing is Unstoppable

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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.

Call to increase number of women at additive manufacturing conferences

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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.

Additive manufacturing jobs update: ROUSH, DigiFabster, Formlabs, and Additive Industries

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Sign up for free and apply for additive manufacturing jobs. Jobs Additive Industries digifabster Formlabs RoushThe 3D Printing Industry Job Board continues to grow and today’s update has more of the latest 3D printing jobs. Recent job posts include companies seeking program managers, sales representatives, communication managers, and metallurgists. Looking to move your career to the next stage? If you […].

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

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.

Carpenter additive manufacturing facility receives aerospace quality certification

3D Printing Industry

Carpenter Technology Corporation, a Pennsylvania-headquartered manufacturer of premium specialty metals alloys and powders, has announced that its additive manufacturing production facility, CalRAM received Aerospace Standard 9100 Revision D (AS9100 Rev D) certification for its quality management system. Aerospace Aerospace Standard 9100 Revision D AS9100 D CalRAM carpenter Carpenter Technology Corporation GE Additive Manufacturing Partner Network Stephen Peskosky Tony Then

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.

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

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.

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

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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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The Race to the Additive Manufacturing Finish Line

The Solidworks Blog

Additive manufacturing is the way of the future. Currently, there are a number of major players all competing to cross the additive manufacturing finish line and be deemed the top player of this $7.3 Demystifying Additive Manufacturing.

CAxMan Project Supports Advancement of Industrial Additive Manufacturing

3DPrint.com

The world of additive manufacturing is constantly evolving, thanks to projects that endeavor to make it more efficient and effective. 3D Printing 3D Software CAxMan Computer Aided Technologies for Additive Manufacturing hybrid manufacturingMany of those projects are designed to make hardware and software. View the entire article via our website.

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.

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.

Sembcorp Marine to apply additive manufacturing in shipbuilding revolution

3D Printing Industry

In collaboration with three partners across industry and the Singapore government, the company will develop water-tight production applications with a Digital Twin, additive manufacturing and drone assistance. Transport A*STAR digital twin Dr. Ho Chaw Sing Dr. Lim Ser Yong drones LAAM Laser aided additive manufacturing Marine and offshore NAMIC National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Cluster Sembcorp Marine ship repair shipbuilding Singapore

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.

Trends in Additive Manufacturing for end-use production with Autodesk

3D Printing Industry

3D Printing Industry is taking an in depth look at how additive manufacturing is moving to production. This article is part of a series examining Trends in Additive Manufacturing for End-Use Production. Duann Scott, additive manufacturing strategist at Autodesk, is […]. Insights Ampliforge arconic autodesk Desktop Metal Duann Scott HP Michelin Trends in Additive Manufacturing for End-Use Production Xjet

Cecimo pledges to push European additive manufacturing industrialisation at AMEC

3D Printing Industry

Last week, CECIMO, the European Association of the Machine Tool Industries, organized and co-hosted the 4th edition of The Additive Manufacturing European Conference (AMEC) in Brussels, Belgium, which gathered EU institutions and policy-makers to discuss measures to expand the landscape of industrial additive manufacturing. Following the AMEC, additive manufacturing professionals and Members of the European […].

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

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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

Renishaw Improves Consistency in Additive Manufacturing (AM)

Additive Manufacturing

To allow additive manufacturing (AM) users a greater understanding of their processes, Renishaw has developed new process monitoring software, InfiniAM Spectral, for use on Renishaw systems.