Additive Manufacturing in 2019

Wohlers Talk

The additive manufacturing and 3D printing industry has been anything but dull, with stirring news nearly every week. It’s one thing to do it for prototypes, but it is dramatically more difficult to conform to manufacturing quality standards and procedures.

Additive Manufacturing Apprenticeship Now Available

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While traditional manufacturing jobs may be declining, they’re being replaced by advanced manufacturing positions requiring skills in such things as 3D design and additive manufacturing. 3D Printing Business additive manufacturing apprenticeships america makes apprenticeships Robert C.

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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.

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.

Revolutionising Copper through Additive Manufacturing

Rapid Prototyping News UK

?. We’re excited to be part of a world first in 3D printing through our collaboration with Launcher and EOS , revolutionising the way we use Additive Manufacturing to enhance the performance of Space components.

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.

SOLIDWORKS and Additive Manufacturing are a Pairing for Perfection

Javelin Tech Tips

While there were several pod storage options from the machine’s manufacturer and various other vendors, none of them exactly suited our needs. Luckily, we had an office full of SOLIDWORKS design experts and the most robust additive manufacturing lab in Western Canada at our disposal!

For Linde, Additive Manufacturing is a Gas

3DPrint.com

Additive manufacturing, particularly metal additive manufacturing, involves a lot more than just some powder and a 3D printer. There’s also a lot of gas involved, and that’s what. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3d printing gases Linde Munich Technology Conference

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.

How to Design for Additive Manufacturing

Wohlers Talk

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.

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).

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.

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

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.

Additive Manufacturing Strategies Boston 2019 Speaker Roundup

3DPrint.com

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

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.

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).

Thermwood Collaborating with the Navy to Explore Additive Manufacturing Technology

Additive Manufacturing

Thermwood Corporation has entered into a collaborative program with the Naval Surface Warfare Center , Carderock Division to explore the use of additive manufacturing technology in developing marine models for ship and ship systems testing.

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.

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.

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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Exhibition Floor Highlights Multiple Companies at Additive Manufacturing Strategies Summit

3DPrint.com

From January 29th to 31st, the second annual Additive Manufacturing Strategies Summit, hosted by 3DPrint.com and SmarTech Markets Publishing, will take place in Boston, Massachusetts. 3D Printing Medical 3D Printing 3d printing conference 3d printing in medicine Additive Manufacturing Strategies dental 3d printing SmarTech Markets Publishing Summit

Is Additive Manufacturing the future of construction?

3D Perspectives

Additive manufacturing (AM) – commonly called 3D printing – may hold the key. Twitter: @DS_Alyssa The post Is Additive Manufacturing the future of construction?

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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ASTM International and Innovate UK Partner to Develop International Additive Manufacturing Standards

Additive Manufacturing

9, 2019 – Global standards organization ASTM International and three United Kingdom-based entities are partnering to fast-track the creation of technical standards needed by the additive manufacturing industry. About the Manufacturing Technology Centre.

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.

ASTM International Additive Manufacturing Center of Excellence to Host First Workshop

Additive Manufacturing

16, 2019 — The ASTM International Additive Manufacturing Center of Excellence will host its first workshop on Monday, March 25 at the Auburn Marriott Opelika Resort & Spa at Grand National in Alabama, USA. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa.,

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.

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.

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.

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.

Optomec Partners with Phillips Federal to Bring Metal Additive Manufacturing Repair Solutions to U.S. Government Agencies

Additive Manufacturing

Albuquerque, New Mexico – 16 January 2019 — Optomec , a global leader in production-grade additive manufacturing solutions today announced that it has signed a partnership agreement with Phillips Federal.

Additive manufacturing–your way

Leslie's Blog

It has developed a customer-focused Additive Manufacturing Ecosystem designed to help you design and manufacture better products, your way. It looks like Stratasys is also working on increasing the efficiency of design to 3D print experience.

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.

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.

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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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.

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

Now published: additive manufacturing and sustainability article

Capturing the Value

We’re pleased to announce that after two rounds of reviews, Simon Ford and Mélanie Despeisse’s paper “Additive manufacturing and sustainability: an exploratory study of the advantages and challenges” has been accepted and is in press in the Journal of Cleaner Production. In this paper, consideration is given to the role of one such advanced manufacturing process technology: additive manufacturing.