Sat.Oct 20, 2018 - Fri.Oct 26, 2018

AM in Africa

Wohlers Talk

Yesterday, I recently returned from my 22nd visit to Africa. Twenty of them have been to South Africa where additive manufacturing activity is the strongest. In fact, I estimate that 99% of AM work on the continent has occurred in the country.

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ETH Zurich researcher develops magnetic material for FFF 3D printers

3D Printing Industry

Kai von Petersdorff-Campen, a doctoral student in the Department of Mechanical and Process Engineering at ETH Zürich, Switzerland, has developed an additive manufacturing technique to manufacture objects containing magnets.

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Artificial Intelligence and 3D printing: Meet the future of manufacturing

Sculpteo

It is sure now, Artificial Intelligence is part of our […]. The post Artificial Intelligence and 3D printing: Meet the future of manufacturing appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

3D Printed PLA and PCL Composite Biodegradable Stents Show Promise

3DPrint.com

Biodegradable stents have shown great potential in reducing complications in patients, but they require further study, according to the authors of a paper entitled “3D-Printed PCL/PLA Composite. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Medical 3D Printing Science & Technology 3D printed stent 3D printed stents biodegradable stents pcl pla

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3D Medical Applications

Held in Baltimore, Maryland, this event will bring together thought leaders, experts, engineers, doctors, researchers, and regulators in the many medical methods for 3D technology.The 3D Medical Applications conference is the most comprehensive, game-changing, meeting of minds for the future of 3D in healthcare.

3DS Makes Fortune’s Future 50 list

3D Perspectives

We are proud to announce that Dassault Systèmes was just named to Fortune ‘s Future 50 list ! BCG and Fortune created this list to reflect a company’s capacity to reinvent its business and sustain revenue growth.

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Determine the Real Costs of Not Using PDM at Your Company

The Solidworks Blog

If you are an engineer working at a small or mid-sized company, there’s a good chance that you might be working without a product data management (PDM) system in place.

Project Nitrous Uses 3D Printing to Help People with Disabilities In Egypt

3DPrint.com

In 2016, Mohamed El-Hossary and Ahmed Mohsen were running a 3D printing service and marketplace called Etba3ly. When they decided to attend a Maker Faire, things changed for them. At the faire, View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Medical 3D Printing 3d printed assistive devices 3d printed prosthetics 3D printing for disabled e-nable Egypt Project Nitrous

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Visualizing Smart Cities for a Resilient Future

3D Perspectives

The annual World Cities Summit is the place to be for city leaders, managers, and urban planners as it sets the agenda for the conversations that will drive change in our cities in the years and decades ahead.

ICON raises $9 million in funding to build sustainable 3D printed houses around the world

3D Printing Industry

ICON, a Texas-based construction technologies company, has raised $9 million in seed funding to reinvent the construction of affordable homes with the use of “3D printers, robotics, and advanced materials.”

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SOLIDWORKS World 2019 Top Ten List Now Open for Submissions

The Solidworks Blog

The SOLIDWORKS World Top Ten List is now open for idea submission and discussion. For those of you who are new to the SOLIDWORKS World Top Ten List, it is an opportunity to submit your ideas for enhancements to SOLIDWORKS products. Once the idea submission period ends, voting begins.

MX3D Metal 3D Printed Bridge on Display in Eindhoven During Dutch Design Week

3DPrint.com

MX3D has been working for a number of years on a metal printing technology specifically for bridges and large metal items. Incorporating machine learning and AI into the build process the company. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printed Architecture Featured Stories 3d architectural design 3d architectural material 3d print robotics 3d printer robotic arm metal printed metal printing MX3D

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Cleaning the world with the 3DEXPERIENCE platform

3D Perspectives

For more than three decades, Germany-based Kärcher has contributed to the preservation of more than 140 restored historical buildings and monuments, such as the statue of Christ the Redeemer in Rio de Janeiro, Mount Rushmore in the USA, and the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin.

Precise Bio opens ophthalmology facility to develop 3D printed corneas

3D Printing Industry

Precise Bio, a biotechnology company based in North Carolina, has established a dedicated ophthalmology business unit in its Winston-Salem facility. In addition to its 4D Bio Fabrication Platform, the unit aims to advance 3D bioprinting research for the eyes. “As As the first company to transplant a 3D printed corneal graft in animals, we are uniquely positioned […]. Medical & Dental Aryeh Batt Precise Bio Shay Soker Wake Forest Institute of Regenerative Medicine WFIRM

Battle of software: Fusion 360 vs SolidWorks

Sculpteo

Choosing the right 3D modeling software for your projec […]. The post Battle of software: Fusion 360 vs SolidWorks appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

3D Printing in Construction: ICON Seed Funding Yields $9 Million

3DPrint.com

3D printing continues to grow around the world, not just in popularity with makers in the mainstream, but also in a wide range of different important industries. The technology of 3D printing is. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printers 3D Printing 3d printed construction 3d printed houses ICON New Story

How SOLIDWORKS Turned Ernesto Mosqueda’s Life Around

The Solidworks Blog

Ernesto Mosqueda. Some people do not realize what they’re truly passionate about until much later in their lives. You might think you want to be in a certain industry or field for the rest of your life, until that back fires and you start to loathe your occupation.

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Robot Factory premiers Sliding-3D continuous 3D printer, technical specifications and pricing

3D Printing Industry

From October 12 through 14 2018 Robot Factory, an Italian 3D printer manufacturer showcased its Sliding-3D printer at Maker Faire Rome. A so-called ‘infinite’ build 3D printer, the Sliding-3D uses a 45° angle extruder and a conveyor belt as a build platform.

Top of the best free 2D CAD software for your laser cutting projects

Sculpteo

We recently made a top of the best free 3D CAD software […]. The post Top of the best free 2D CAD software for your laser cutting projects appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo. 3D Design Tips & Software

Addihive Offers Powder Control System, Strives to Accelerate 3D Printing Uptake

3DPrint.com

In County Limerick, Ireland, a young company is striving to accelerate the spread of additive manufacturing technology. Addihive is working to take metal additive manufacturing out of research and. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Metal 3D Printing Addihive ireland Powder Loop powder management powder recycling

Black Friday to Cyber Monday: Free Shipping on Every Order

i.materialise

For die-hard Black Friday shoppers, staking out a place in line and camping out on the cold sidewalk in front of their favorite store is the best part of the experience.

Apple granted patent for faster 3D printers

3D Printing Industry

Global consumer electronics company Apple Inc. has been granted a patent for what the company hopes will allow the development of faster 3D printers. Giving the.stl backronym “Standard Triangle Language” a whole new meaning, the patent experiments with an alternate deposition technique called “triangular tesellation.” ” Could this be the last piece in the puzzle that […]. 3D Printers apple Apple 3D printer Michael Sweet triangular tessellation

11 Things to Check Before Sending Your 3D Model for Printing

Shapeways Blog

So, you’ve turned your vision into a reality and created a 3D model. It took a bit of tinkering and adjusting but you’re finally happy with your design and you’re ready to send it to the printer. But wait – even though your model automatically went through Shapeways’ own printability checks upon upload, there are still a few tests and checks that you can run to make sure your printing is as smooth as possible.

3D Printed Graphene Aerogel May Lead to Powerful Supercapacitors

3DPrint.com

Supercapacitors are energy storage devices that charge very rapidly and can retain their storage capacity through tens of thousands of charge cycles. Their applications include regenerative braking. View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing Science & Technology 3D printed electrodes 3d printed graphene aerogel 3D printed pseudocapacitors 3d printed supercapacitors Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory UC Santa Cruz

RAYLASE Announces White Paper on AM Process and Initial Details of Trade Fair Appearance

Additive Manufacturing

Wessling, Germany, Tuesday, 23. October 2018 – For RAYLASE GmbH , based in Wessling near Munich, the issue of additive manufacturing (AM) has been an important part of its core business for some years, as high performance deflection units are key components of most laser-based AM applications.

GKN Aerospace’s first repair facility in Malaysia focused on 3D printing

3D Printing Industry

GKN Aerospace, a British aerospace supplier, has opened an aerospace-engine research and repair facility in Johor, Malaysia. The new site will be the company’s first of its kind facility in the Asia-Pacific region, with a focus on the application of 3D printing in repair and research. The project is a joint effort between GKN, industry partners, […]. Aerospace GKN Aerospace Joakim Andersson Malaysian Investment Development Authority MIDA

Five Ways to get More Value from your PLM System (webcast)

Tech Clarity

How can manufacturers expand their PLM implementation to get more value from their Product Lifecycle Management system? Join this webcast to hear Jim Brown shares his perspective and research, including interviews with two manufacturers that have gone beyond their initial PLM footprint.

These 3D Printed Chocolates Are Inspired By Natural Wonders and Exotic Locales

3DPrint.com

Artist Ryan L. Foote works in an appealing medium – chocolate. His creations are inspired by architecture and the natural world, particularly natural minerals and geological formations, and. View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printed Food 3D Printing 3d printed ceramics 3d printed chocolate 3d printed chocolates kickstarter Ryan L. Foote

Carpenter Enhances Additive Manufacturing Capabilities with Acquisition of LPW Technology Ltd.

Additive Manufacturing

Expands Growing Leadership Position as Additive Manufacturing Solutions Provider. Incorporates Metal Powder Lifecycle Management Technology with Superior Quality Control and Traceability. .

UTEP creates “world first” volumetric circuit with automated 3D printing

3D Printing Industry

The Electromagnetics and Photonics Lab (EM Lab) of the University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP) has developed an automated process for 3D printing electronics. Incorporating all pre-made components, (e.g. metallic tracks, integrated circuits and transistors) and assembly, the technique enables the fabrication of volumetric circuits with unconventional shapes. EM Lab research assistant Cesar Valle explains, “Typically, […]. Research 3D printed electroncis Cesar Valle Dr. Raymond C.

Xometry Named a BMW Tier 1 Supplier

Xometry

We are excited to announce that Xometry has been named a Tier 1 supplier to BMW Group, one of the world's leading automotive companies, providing injection molded after-sales/service parts

World’s First 3D Printed Volumetric Circuit Emerges from University of Texas El Paso Lab

3DPrint.com

A great many discoveries have been made in the lab of Raymond C. Rumpf, PhD, the Schellenger Professor in Electrical Research in The University of Texas at El Paso’s College of Engineering. Dr. View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing 3d printed circuits 3d printed electronics University of Texas at El Paso volumetric circuit

World’s lightest and strongest material: Graphene Aerogel 3D printing!

Sculpteo

There is a lot of new developments in the field […]. The post World’s lightest and strongest material: Graphene Aerogel 3D printing! appeared first on 3D Printing Blog: Tutorials, News, Trends and Resources | Sculpteo

CollPlant to develop 3D bioprinted lung transplants with United Therapeutics

3D Printing Industry

CollPlant, an Israeli 3D bioprinting company and United Therapeutics Corporation, a Maryland-based biotechnology company, have commenced a license, development and commercialization agreement for the development of 3D bioprinted lung transplants. Within this agreement, CollPlant will receive $5 million upfront, as well as regulatory and operational milestone payments of up to $15 million to manufacture and […].