Consumable Strategies

Wohlers Talk

Manufacturers restrict or prevent the use of third-party materials with software and physical and electronic interlocks. Materials with high margins produce substantial revenue for these system manufacturers.

MakerBot's Unique Materials Strategy


MakerBot’s materials strategy seems be successful. » materialsMakerBot's surprisingly tough Tough PLA. Read the whole entry. »

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Dassault Systèmes Strategy 2017+

Tech Clarity

This strategy has seen them transform from a software vendor offering distinct solutions for a variety of functional areas to a company that leads with a strong business transformation message backed up by a platform of solutions.

Intellectual Property Strategies for Hardware Startups

3D Innovations

Having a strong intellectual property strategy or having the patent process started, is a great way to attract or solidify partnerships and funding. Below are four considerations for your startup’s intellectual property strategy. Patent protection is only one part of your IP strategy.

DDM Strategy for Airbus

Studio Fathom

3D Printing Integrated Into Aircraft Production— DDM Strategy Paying Dividends for Airbus In a joint release earlier this month, Stratasys and leading aircraft manufacturer Airbus announced that their partnership would … Read More.

Stratasys Accelerates Multi-material Strategy


Surgeons practicing on a 3D printed surgical model instae of. An interesting announcement. Read the whole entry. » » models

Carbon's Two-Prong Strategy Continues


Connectors 3D printed with Carbon's new EPX 82 epoxy material. » materialsCarbon’s manufacturing. Read the whole entry. »

LPW’s Unique 3D Metal Materials Strategy


Part of LPW's metal powder management system. There are a great deal of metal powder. Read the whole entry. » » hardware

colorFabb's Strategy: 3D Materials or 3D Printers?


LulzBot 3D printers now being sold by colorFabb? I read an interesting announcement from. Read the whole entry. » » corporate

voxeljet's Thermoplastic Strategy Unfolds Further with TPU and PP Materials


voxejet will soon enable many new applications for large-scale 3D printing [Source: voxeljet]. Read the whole entry. » » printer

Chemical giant BASF acquires Innofil3D for its 3D printing strategy

3D Printing Industry

The Dutch company, which is headquartered in Emmen, has been acquired 100% by BASF and will play a central role in the company’s 3D printer materials production. […]. German chemical company BASF New Business (BNB), that announced the forthcoming launch of a dedicated 3D printing company in July this year, has acquired premium filament maker Innofil3D.

Stratasys’ New Strategy


We listened to CEO David Reis at Stratasys’ press conference this week as he outlined a new corporate strategy. Typically, you’d see manufacturers announce and exhibit new equipment, perhaps the latest color machine, or a special new 3D printing material.

3D printing growth: the most relevant studies to build your strategy


Fortunately, there are numerous studies to help you integrate 3D printing in to your strategy, obtain the best benefits and ensure your competitive edge. The value this study brings to the table lies in its practical value toward helping to build an effective 3D printing strategy.

To Create Next-Level Designs, Architects Turn to Adaptive Tools and Strategies

3D Perspectives

For example: Innovations in material usages: The firm is pushing façades further with new applications like glass fiber reinforced plastics and complex combinations of metal panels. For Morphosis Architects in Los Angeles, the flexibility to innovate is at the heart of their work.

Foreign Direct Investment Follows Strategy to Manufacture…

Design 2 Part News

“Foreign Direct Investment Follows Strategy to Manufacture and Source Locally” By Mark Shortt, Design-2-Part Magazine. That year, Modula acquired Diamond Phoenix, a material-handling technology supplier and systems integrator based in Lewiston, Maine.

Material advances in metal 3D printing

Leslie's Blog

Materials have always been key to 3D printing success. But metal materials are enabling new designs as well as new mechanical properties. This year, it was materials. During processing, the laser heats the powder material to 60 to 70° C for fusing.

Next-Generation Anode Materials – The Latest Innovation in the Battery Industry

BIS Research

The latest innovations in anode electrode have been majorly focused on the introduction of next-generation anode materials such as silicon/silicon oxide blend, silicon-graphene, silicon-carbon composite, and lithium titanium oxide (LTO).

3D Systems CEO Details Aggressive Strategy Targeting 3D Printing Market Leadership

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Additive Manufacturing Strategies: & SmarTech Team Up to Present Summit on the Future of 3D Printing in Medicine and Dentistry

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New strategy for enabling Li-metal anodes in high capacity batteries; trapping Li in microcages

Researchers in China are proposing a new strategy to retard dendrite formation on Li metal anodes in high-capacity Li-ion batteries. V vs standard hydrogen electrode) of Li metal hold promise for its use as an ideal anode material.

US Army Scientists Showcase Multi-Material 3D Printing and Other Technological Advancements

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Stratasys’ Launches New Software Strategy Powered by GrabCAD Print to Change the Way We 3D Print

Stratasys Blog for a 3D World

Now Stratasys is poised to change all that with a new software strategy designed to make 3D printing a lot easier , more intuitive and more accessible. At the core of this strategy is a new, open architecture “design-to-3D print” workflow application called GrabCAD Print*.

Rinsing Infinity Supports is Not the Only Removal Strategy

Cubify 3D Printing Fans & Fun

It required a fair anount of support material. Because of the unique characteristics of the new supports the materials separated quite easily using a pick, a spade, the palette knife and pliers. The fences, may, however, be dlipping material onto thr print table.

Immensa Technology Labs files patent for 3D printed construction in Dubai

3D Printing Industry

Immensa Technology Labs, a company dedicated to the advancement of 3D printing throughout the United Arab Emirates (UAE), has filed a patent for an additive manufacturing method that makes patterns for molding building materials, such as concrete. The technology has been created to align with is Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum’s Dubai 3D Printing Strategy […].

There Really Could Be Something To HP’s Long Term Strategy


» materials printerThe new HP MJF 4210 Production System? HP today made some interesting announcements that. Read the whole entry. »

4 Ways 3D Printing is Bringing Sustainable Materials to Construction

3E Rapid Prototyping

However, taking construction to the next level isn’t solely about improving the hardware but also the input materials. Although 3D printing decreases the level of waste, it also provides opportunities in novel, new materials.

EOS introduces new additive machine and materials at Euromold

Leslie's Blog

—The EOS M 400, an the additive manufacturing system it launched last year for industrial series production, show cases EOS’ strategy for the metal segment. Processes for further materials are under development. –PA 1102 black material.

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NCDMM to Host Elite Students from the National Defense University’s Dwight D. Eisenhower School for National Security & Resource Strategy for Week-long Program Focused on Additive Manufacturing (AM)

Additive Manufacturing

Eisenhower School for National Security and Resource Strategy, formerly known as the Industrial College for the Armed Forces (ICAF), on April 2 – 6, 2018. The curriculum focuses on industry studies with emphasis on advanced manufacturing, material acquisition, and joint logistics, and how these critical areas integrate into national security strategy. “We Eisenhower School Students to Visit America Makes and Its Membership Community. Blairsville, Pa. March 27, 2018.

3D Printing News Briefs: February 20, 2018

We’ve got a lot of business news to catch you up on in today’s 3D Printing News Briefs, starting with an acquisition and a new agreement. 3D printing software provider Beamler has. View the entire article via our website.

Immensa Technology Labs Is First UAE Company to File for 3D Printing Patent

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3D Printing News Briefs: September 1, 2017

For this month’s first edition of 3D Printing News Briefs, we’ll be discussing a little business news, then moving to materials, and finishing with something fun to get your weekend. View the entire article via our website.

Stratasys Employee Perspectives: Materials Engineer Emily Hunt

Stratasys Blog for a 3D World

Emily Hunt is an Associate Additive Manufacturing Research Engineer who works to bring new 3D printing materials from ideation to creation. An avid problem solver that enjoys working with teams to overcome unique challenges, she attended school at the Michigan Technological University, obtaining her Bachelor of Science in Materials Science and Engineering. What are your go-to time management strategies?

UAE Looks to the Stars As It Launches Mars Science City Project, Complete with Labs and 3D Printed Museum Walls

Ever since implementing its ambitious 3D Printing Strategy last year, Dubai has been focused on making the UAE a global 3D printing leader through the multi-tiered plan laid out in a directive by His. View the entire article via our website.

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GRANTA MI™ Version 12 – Materials-Enabling the Digital Twin

Additive Manufacturing

Granta Design today announced GRANTA MI™ Version 12 , the latest release of its industry-leading materials information management software. To be meaningful, the Digital Twin must accurately represent the materials from which the product is made.

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Stratasys Launches Bold 3D Printing Software Strategy and Universal Design-to-3D Print Application, GrabCAD Print

Additive Manufacturing

Nasdaq:SSYS), the 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions company, today unveiled a bold, new software strategy designed to make 3D printing significantly easier, more intuitive and highly accessible.

Evonik and Evolve Additive Solutions Will Jointly Develop 3D Printing Materials

Additive Manufacturing

Companies to enhance material development for STEP to offer a wider range of thermoplastic material for production of additive manufacturing applications. New possibilities for 3D printing materials.

DuPont Brings Blockbuster Plastics To 3D Printing


Christophe Paulo shares details on DuPont’s 3D printing materials and strategies [Image: Fabbaloo]. » materialsRead the whole entry. »