Additive Manufacturing in 2019

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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.

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.

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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.

Porous Metallic Biomaterials Rely on Additive Manufacturing Processes for Substitute Bone Regeneration Structures

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In ‘Additively manufactured porous metallic biomaterials,’ Amir A. Zadpoor explores porous metallic biomaterials in research for bone tissue regeneration, discussing elements such as design, View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing 3d printed bone Additive manufacturing in bone regeneration bioprinting Porous Metallic Biomaterials tissue engineering

Cranfield University launches Metal Additive Manufacturing MSc

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Cranfield University in Bedford, UK, has just received official approval to launch a new Master’s Degree in Metal Additive Manufacturing. Now accepting applications for October 2019 intake, this MSc will give students direct access to the university’s state-of-the-art Wire + Arc Additive Manufacturing (WAAM) systems, and the chance to work on projects for the WAAMMat consortium of 20 […].

US Navy Division Adds DMLS Technology to Additive Manufacturing Laboratory in Florida

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3D Printing Metal 3D Printing 3d printer US navy 3D printing defense 3d printing navy additive manufacturing laboratory Direct Metal Laser Sintering eos m290 EOS M290 DMLS system Florida metal 3d printer Naval Surface Warfare Center Panama City Division NAVSEA Navy 3d printingThere are many applications for 3D printing in the US Navy, from making small components like bolts to parts for large warships. Now, the Naval Surface Warfare Center Panama City Division.

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.

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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.

Metal Powder Industries Federation publishes standards for additive manufacturing

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The worldwide Metal Powder Industries Federation (MPIF) has published A Collection of Powder Characterization Standards for Metal Additive Manufacturing. A compilation of nine existing test methods relating to metallic powdered feedstock, the document is intended to help “clarify the technology as an aid in conducting business” for designers and manufacturers.

Participate in SmarTech’s Metal Additive Manufacturing Survey

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Industry analyst firm SmarTech has launched a market survey of the metal additive manufacturing supplier market in advance of its May release of its industry-leading report on metal powder-based. 3D Printing 3D metal powder design rules DMLS DMLS laser beam powder bed fusion SLM

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. A fuel swirler is produced through metal printing.

User views on metal additive manufacturing

Leslie's Blog

While many users of metal 3D printing / additive manufacturing want to keep their projects quiet for competitive reasons, the user market is large. Arcam is one the major vendors of metal additive manufacturing (AM) with customers in the aerospace and healthcare industries.

Objectify Standardises on MSC`s Simufact Additive for Additive Manufacturing process Simulation

Additive Manufacturing

(Bangalore, May 20 2019) - MSC Software (MSC) , a global leader in simulation software and services, who enable product manufacturers to advance their engineering methods, announced today that it has signed an agreement with Objectify Technologies Pvt. Featured News Additive 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.

Linde Tackles Additive Manufacturing Quality

Additive Manufacturing

New gas technologies advance reproducible quality of 3D printed metal parts. 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.

Liquid metals show promise in speeding additive manufacturing

Leslie's Blog

The task of removing support structures for metal 3D printed / additively manufactured parts has always been a challenge. Now, new research indicates that metal additive designs can still include support without all the hassle of post processing.

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.

Trends in metal additive manufacturing

Leslie's Blog

Interest in metal additive manufacturing (AM) continues to grow. Some companies are making special efforts focused specifically on metal AM. Metal AM users are finding more variations in materials and processes as companies develop new ways to build with metal powder. According to the latest study from SmarTech Markets Publishing, the market for additive manufacturing (AM) of metal powders will generate revenues of around $1.2

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MultiPROmobil Project Combines Automated Sheet Metal Production with Additive Manufacturing

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Four partners are collaborating in MultiPROmobil, an NRW Leitmarkt Project focused on the creation of innovative laser tools that are not only capable of handling multiple functions during production. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Featured Stories electric vehicles Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology ILT industrial 3d printing Industrial AM processes

GKN Aerospace commissions Cell 2 additive manufacturing production cell at ORNL

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million agreement with Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), British multinational manufacturer GKN Aerospace has commissioned a new large scale additive manufacturing production cell. Continuing a $17.8

3D Printing in Metal: An Overview of Additive Manufacturing with Metals

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Our new 3D Printing in Metal: An Overview of Additive Manufacturing with Metals course will be launching in just a few weeks, and from now through February 23, you can sign up for this innovative, View the entire article via our website.

Introducing the Industrialization of Additive Manufacturing

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Manufacturers stand at a crossroads of two competing visions. For those who embrace digital, the industrialization of additive manufacturing (AM) is key. Additive manufacturing is disruptive by nature, impacting both supply chain and manufacturing processes.

First Metal Additive Manufacturing Centre Opened in Singapore

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As we all know, metal additive manufacturing is one of the fastest-growing segments. 3D Printing Business Metal 3D Printing 3D Metal Additive Manufacturing Center 3D Metalforge 3d printing singapore H-WAAM Hybrid Wired Arc Additive Manufacturing LAAM Laser Aided Additive Manufacturing NAMIC National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Cluster SIMTech singapore Singapore Institute of Manufacturing Technology Singapore University of Technology and Design

GE loans to expand metal additive manufacturing

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Now the multinational company have secured ownership of metal additive manufacturing. Business Additive manufacturing Arcam AB Concept Laser ebm electron beam melting GE GE Additive GE Capital General Electric industry 4.0 Jet Engine metal 3D printing Trevor SchauenbergIncreasing the use of 3D printing will be part of GE's strategy for 2017.

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.

Optomec to Demonstrate Simultaneous Five-Axis Metal Additive Manufacturing at RAPID-TCT 2019

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New Optomec LENS Additive Plugin Combined with the Siemens Sinumerik 840D Controller Provides Advanced Capabilities for 3D Printing of High-Value Metal Parts. The new Optomec LENS additive plugin is an advanced tool path generation tool that enables simultaneous five-axis control.

Additive Manufacturing Users Group Opens Conference Registration

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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).

Velo3D and Praxair partner to develop metal additive manufacturing powders

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California-based metal additive manufacturing technology company Velo3D has partnered with Connecticut’s Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc.

Digital Metal Introduces Fully Automated Additive Manufacturing

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Digital Metal introduced its binder jetting 3D printing technology back in 2013, though its printer, the DM P2500, wasn’t made commercially available until. 3D Printing Metal 3D Printing Robotics 3D printing automation automated 3D printing automation Digital MetalView the entire article via our website.

SME’s Additive Manufacturing Seminar Series Will Be Co-Located at EASTEC

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EASTEC is one of four regional manufacturing trade shows, produced by SME and AMT , in support of industries such as aerospace, medical devices, automotive, industrial equipment and defense on the east coast. Now in its 35th year, this year’s EASTEC will showcase foundational manufacturing to breakthrough technologies associated with artificial intelligence, additive manufacturing, robotics, automation, and Big Data. About Additive Manufacturing Seminar Series.

The Formnext Start-up Challenge: Recognizing and Supporting Innovative Start-Ups in Additive Manufacturing

Additive Manufacturing

Whether it be through new 3D printers, innovative materials, or intelligent software solutions; the novel and sustainable business ideas of innovative, young companies are shaking up the additive manufacturing (AM) market. Formnext shows the future of innovative manufacturing.

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.

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. 3:15pm – 4:00pm – Presentation: Jonah Myerberg, Desktop Metal Co-Founder & CTO.

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.

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.

What engineers wanted to know about additive manufacturing in 2017

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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. Materialise new automated support generation software for metal 3D printing saves time.

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

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? Except for metal AM—that area is still experiencing some hype. Additive Industries has sold all of its beta systems.

GE Additive Unveils First BETA Metal Additive Manufacturing System for Project A.T.L.A.S.

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billion in manufacturing and additive technologies, and at last year’s formnext, the world was introduced to GE Additive for the first. 3D Printers 3D Printing 3D printing program ATLAS beta concept laser formnext 2017 GE Additive ge additive manufacturing large 3d printers large build 3d printer Laser Powder Bed Fusion Additive Manufacturing metal powder 3d printing metal powder additive manufacturing Mohammad Ehteshami Predix Project A.T.L.A.S

Oerlikon Strengthens Metal Additive Manufacturing Capabilities with Acquisition of citim

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3D Printing Business Metal 3D Printing 3D industry acquisitions 3d printing acquisition 3d printing acquisitions acquisition citim metal additive manufacturing OerlikonWhile technology company Oerlikon is based in Switzerland, their presence is global, with more than 170 locations in 37 countries. In business for a good century now, Oerlikon has comfortably settled. View the entire article via our website.

For Linde, Additive Manufacturing is a Gas

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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

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–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.