Welcome to SOLIDWORKS World Japan 2016

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For generations Japan has been renowned as a global leader in technology. SOLIDWORKS World Japan is the annual user event bringing Japanese users together to experience the latest innovations in product development. SOLIDWORKS SOLIDWORKS World Japan 2016

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Come Say Hi to the i.materialise Japan Team at Maker Faire Tokyo!


Of course, Tokyo is no exception: the 3 rd annual Maker Faire Tokyo will be held on November 23 rd and 24 th at Tokyo Big Sight! The i.materialise Japan community outreach team will be there to show our 3D Printed items and answer any questions you may have about your 3D Printing project.

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Japanese Artist Combines Modern Technology with Traditional Ukiyo-e for Huge 45 Piece 3D Printed Masterpiece


Over the course of the past couple years, we have seen 3D printing used by many artists to create incredible works that would not have been possible without this modern-day technology. 3D Design 3D Printing 3d printed art 3d printed artwork art japan Shusuke Osanai tokyo designers week ukiyo-e up plus 2 UP!

Honda Team Awarded a 3D Printed Trophy as Champions of the Inaugural FabCafe Mini 4WD Cup


Here are some highlights of the event from the i.materialise Japan team! . Mini 4WD is a part of almost every childhood in Japan: but some of them didn’t give up the passion even when they grew up. Community Event Hobby News FabCafe Honda Japan mini 4WD mini yonku Tokyo

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3D Printing Meets Japanese Samurai Culture: Developing the Concept of Raijin and Fujin Kabuto


Contestants of i.materialise Japan’s latest design challenge might hold an answer. The “Kabuto Design Challenge” has just been launched by the i.materialise Japan team to rediscover kabuto , traditional Japanese samurai helmets, using 3D Printing technology. Kyoto, Japan.

CNC Machining Industry Trends 2019

3E Rapid Prototyping

The data shows increasing interest in Poly Crystalline Diamond (PCD) tools and solid carbide tools over the course of the past few years. Due to increased adoption in India, China, Japan and other nations in the region, Asia Pacific is leading the charge.

Stratasys Introduces New 3D Printing Curriculum for Vocational, College and University Educators

Additive Manufacturing

Full-semester courses help prepare students worldwide for careers being transformed by 3D printing. The full-semester, 14-week course is aimed to help prepare secondary and post-secondary students worldwide for careers being transformed by 3D printing. Japan. Stratasys Japan.

Renishaw Becomes Official Partner of Cardiff Blues Community Foundation

Additive Manufacturing

Almost 50 children from Tonyrefail Community School, Bryncelynnog Comprehensive School and Whitchurch High School have nearly completed the course. The company’s largest markets are China, the USA, Germany and Japan.

Dunwoody College of Technology Incorporates Stratasys’ Additive Manufacturing Technology Into Its Curriculum

Additive Manufacturing

Stratasys has been the ideal partner for the development of our courses and curriculum.”. Japan. Stratasys Japan. Technical college adds additive manufacturing certificate program.

Why 3D Printed Bridges? Why Now?

Shapeways Blog

In Japan, Obayashi Corporation’s bridge is so small a child can step across in two strides. Of course, there are many ways to print out concrete. Remember in 2014 when Chinese company Winsun printed ten houses in one day , stunning the world?

Ready, Set, GO! Slot Car Racing at Euromold 2014


Over the course of 2014, Materialise organized a series of slot car races where participants could let their imagination run wild and 3D print their slot cars which they made with a whole range of Additive Manufacturing technologies.

Stratasys – Collaborative Clinical Study Aims to Advance Treatment of Kidney and Prostate Cancer with 3D Printing

Additive Manufacturing

Advanced modeling not only guides surgeons in the operating room, but enables patients to better visualize proposed treatments and course of care. Japan and Korea. Stratasys Japan.

“Scalmalloy® by APWORKS“ – Partnership Between APWORKS and TOYAL Announced

Additive Manufacturing

Taufkirchen – November 23rd 2017 – In the course of this year’s formnext 2017 in Frankfurt, from November 14th to 17th, APWORKS and TOYAL have announced their cooperation in the further development, production and distribution of the patented high-strength aluminium alloy Scalmalloy®.

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How will Industry 4.0 impact U.S. manufacturing?

Design 2 Part News

ends up in the seventh slot for structure of production (a country’s current scale of production), with Japan claiming top spot. By JLL Staff Reporter, Real Views. The Fourth Industrial Revolution is picking up steam in warehouse aisles and factory floors around the world.

Ready, Set, GO! Slot Car Racing at Euromold 2014


Over the course of 2014, Materialise organized a series of slot car races where participants could let their imagination run wild and 3D print their slot cars which they made with a whole range of Additive Manufacturing technologies.

SLM Solutions Reflects Growth from New Orders in 2014

Additive Manufacturing

Secondly, we are seeing repeat purchases in North America, as well as orders from new customers in growth regions such as Japan.

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Life-Threatening Heart Condition of 5-Year-Old Mia Gonzalez Carried a Grim Prognosis – 3D Printing from Stratasys Changed Her Life

Additive Manufacturing

To improve patient outcomes, surgeons at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital have begun to leverage advanced tools, including Stratasys 3D Printers – charting a course using lifelike 3D printed organs. Japan. Stratasys Japan.

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Beachside Staff Development

Thornburg Thoughts

While immigration from other places (including Spain, Japan, and the United States) is helping, Brazil needs to grow more of its own STEM talent, hence the project we are working on here. Of course the challenge is not limited to Brazil. Today we took part in a STEM workshop in the small town of Gaib  , a short trip south of the large city of Recife in the Brazilian State of Penambuco.

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Students at University of Applied Sciences Ravensburg-Weingarten ‘Design for Additive’ with First-of-Its-Kind 3D Printed Self-Balancing Scooter

Additive Manufacturing

Global companies we work with have also approached us and asked that we further integrate 3D printing into our courses, demonstrating the growing demand for graduates who have knowledge and expertise in this technology.”. Japan and Korea. Stratasys Japan.

LPW Technology Establishes New R&D Facility for AM Metal Powder Degradation

Additive Manufacturing

It is an integrated suite of software, hardware, analysis, applications support and, of course, metal powders.”.

Canadian Olympian Liz Gleadle visits Calgary to meet Javelin’s Alberta team [PODCAST]

Javelin Tech Tips

We introduced her to everyone who works in our Calgary and Edmonton offices, enjoyed a nice breakfast, and chatted with Liz about her training and recent win at the Diamond League event in Tokyo, Japan.

Engineers Use Giant Balloons to Build Underground Tunnels

Design 2 Part News

Over the course of the last nine months, the company worked with the Elisava School of Design and Engineering on the interior design of the pressurized pod. The cleanup effort at Japan’s Fukushima nuclear plant has had some robot problems.

LPW Takes Inspired Minds from Riverside College to TCT Event

Additive Manufacturing

Riverside College will be tapping into this depth of knowledge and experience by working with LPW to help shape their engineering course curriculum, which will help enhance training provided in the College’s new £3.6M

French Hospital Enhances Complex Kidney Cancer Surgery Planning with Stratasys Color Multi-Material 3D Printing

Additive Manufacturing

Japan. Stratasys Japan. CHU Bordeaux is one of the first hospitals worldwide to pioneer kidney tumor removal by using 3D printed color multi-material models pre-surgery to locate depth of kidney tumors. 3D printed models used as big driver to train tomorrow’s surgeons.

Whatever Happened to the “China Price”?

Design 2 Part News

When I was growing up, any product with a “Made in Japan” label was assumed to be cheap and of much lower quality than a comparable product made in the U.S. Now, of course, it has—with occasional exceptions–been reversed. Of course, such studies should always be taken with a grain of salt. By Jeff Moad, Manufacturing Leadership Community .

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Opinion: Think nothing is made in America? Output has…

Design 2 Part News

factories is more than $2 trillion a year, equal to the next three countries (Japan, Germany and South Korea) combined. And, of course, other industries have nearly disappeared. “Opinion: Think nothing is made in America?

6 Best Publicly-Listed 3D Printing Companies

3D Printing Hub

The company bills itself as the fastest digital manufacturer of prototypes worldwide and this reputation is enough for them to gain clientele from all over the United States, Europe, and Japan. Of course, these companies operate at a scale that will dwarf that desktop 3D printer you have in your garage.

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FARO: ARJ Recommends the FARO Edge ScanArm as the Way of the Future

Additive Manufacturing

We like the portability of the FaroArm, of course,” said Mr. Reagan, “But the onboard measurement system is very convenient and FARO also works with Geomagic®, which we like.”. Metal Fabrication and Machine Tool Inspection and Reverse Engineering . “I I want to get the word out.

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Mlab cusing R from Concept Laser 3D Prints New Beak For Wild Bird In Brazil

Additive Manufacturing

DMS, Tokyo (Japan) June 22 – 24, 2016. Veterinary medicine is the latest industry to adopt 3D metal printing. Lichtenfels (Germany), May 30, 2016: 3D metal printing enables incredible applications because it truly allows freedom of design.

Robotics, reshoring, and American jobs

Design 2 Part News

Why are workers abroad — largely in the European Union and Japan — adding so much value in the production of “American” products? By Charles Orlowek, The Hill. Good news?

4 New Year’s Resolutions for American Manufacturing

Design 2 Part News

In the coming years, the world faces a labor shortage for major economies with aging workforce, like Germany, Japan and the U.S. Across the country, states are preparing with business-backed initiatives, community college courses, vocational training and even thematic toys. By Andrew Ward, Daily Finance. In 2014, some U.S. industries saw growth and resurgence, others languished. With that, here are a few resolutions for American manufacturing in 2015.

ExOne Announces Exerial™ 3D Printing System Designed for Industrial Series Production

Additive Manufacturing

We expect to deliver the first beta machine and then the other three machines over the course of the first three quarters of this year, with additional commercial availability likely at the end of 2015 or early 2016.”.

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Reshoring Or Offshoring: U.S. Manufacturing Forecast…

Design 2 Part News

These are broad generalities, of course, but companies are aware of these issues as they dive into analysis of reshoring. In 2011, Thailand floods closed many factories, as did Japan’s earthquake. “Reshoring Or Offshoring: U.S.

Making the Mold: The Technology of Rapid Prototyping

3D Printing Hub

During the course of product development, you will often need to produce a prototype whether for reliability testing of the product, or for an exhibit or proof of concept presentation. Their technology can produce high-precision products using either HEI-CAST from Japan or AXSON from France, both of which have exhibited high impact and high temperature resistance. In the field of product development, speed is the key.

U.S. Manufacturing is Building up a Head of Steam

Design 2 Part News

Building products, of course, span a wide array of parts, from small metal stampings for door hardware to castings for plumbing components and larger metal and plastic fabrications for structural uses. “It’s By Mark Shortt, Design-2-Part Magazine.

6 Best Luggage Trackers of 2019

3D Printing Hub

This lets it work in countries like Japan and South Korea which don’t have GSM networks. Of course, you wouldn’t want to rely on good Samaritans alone, and that’s why the Dynotag has a GPD tracker.

Aerospace: Powder-Bed-Based Laser Melting with Metals (LaserCUSING®)

Additive Manufacturing

Koreasat-5A will cater for Korea, Japan, Indochina and the Middle East from the position 113° East. We do of course also expect these technologies to reduce costs and deliver benefits in the tight schedule for space missions.