Oerlikon creating new $55 million additive manufacturing hub in North Carolina

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Swiss advanced manufacturing company Oerlikon have announced plans to build a new 3D printing facility in North Carolina. Business Charlotte citim Dassault systemes Huntersville North Carolina Oerlikon Roland FischerThe company will spend $55 million on the.

University of North Carolina take the initiative on biomedical testing and 3D printing

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Medical & Dental Annals of Biomedical Engineering biomedical engineering Center for Precision Metrology Dr. Christopher Evans ELISA Materialise North Carolina State University samples UNC University of North CarolinaIf you’ve ever had a test at the doctors you’ll know that it can sometimes take weeks for the results to get back to you.

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North Carolina Man Seeks Kickstarter Funding to Help Him 3D Print Prosthetic Fairings For His Leg


There have been so many incredible stories we have covered over the last year. In fact, as 3DPrint.com turns a year old, the topics which have received the most feedback have been those related... View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Health 3D Printing 3d printed fairing 3d printed prosthetic 3d printed prosthtic fairing adam white crowdfunding kickstarter

Battleship Restoration Volunteers Discover Top-Secret WWII Technology, Turn to 3D Printing to Recreate It for Visitors


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Proto Labs to Expand Their 3D Printing Footprint Significantly, Announcing 170 Jobs in NC


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Sandcastle building inspires new novel silicone 3D printing technique

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Research from North Carolina State University has developed a method of 3D printing silicone by submerging the process in water. Research 3d printed silicone 3D printing silicone North Carolina State University Orlin D. In the paper, the researchers. Velev PDMS sandcastle sandcastle silicone silicone

NCSU 3D Prints Commemorative Coin for Orion Space Mission, Celebrates Alumna Chosen by NASA


While North Carolina State University is known as a powerful educator regarding a number of disciplines, it’s most likely that in one stroll down Raleigh’s Hillsborough Street, you are rubbing elbows with an inordinately... View the entire article via our website.

Preserving Shipwrecks Using 3D Printing and 3D Photogrammetry


In 2009, an area off the coast of North Carolina nicknamed the Graveyard of the Atlantic was pummeled by a series of fierce, back-to-back winter storms. 3D Printing 3D Scanners 3D Software 3d Photogrammetry 3d printed history 3d printed shipwrecks 3d scanning 3d shipwrecks digital photogrammetry Graveyard of the Atlantic historical preservation John McCord Nathan Richards photogrammetry shipwrecks University of North Carolina Coastal Studies Institute

Metal 3D Printing Keeps Cyrano the Cat Landing on All Four Feet


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Metal 3D printing moves toward more realistic prosthesis for amputees

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Ready for Career Success: North Carolina Interior Design Students Gain Valuable Skillsets in 3D Printing


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Fusion3 to Offer Discounts on 3D Printers to MakerSpace Communities Throughout U.S. & Canada


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This Week’s 3D Hubs Events are International: Canada, Costa Rica, Brazil & US


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Thinking Beyond the Desktop: University Libraries are Turning to Fusion3 Industrial 3D Printers to Make a Makerspace that Will Last


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Program Easily Converts Molecules to 3D Models for 3D Printing, Virtual and Augmented Reality


At North Carolina State University, Assistant Professor of Chemistry Denis Fourches uses technology to research the effectiveness of new drugs. 3D Printing Virtual Reality 3d models 3d printed molecules augmented reality north carolina state university RealityConvertHe uses computer programs to model interactions between. View the entire article via our website.

MIT peel-and-go 3D printed electronics assemble without added water

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Baldo Michael Dickey MIT NC State North Carolina State University Ryan C. 3D printing with added time, i.e. “4D printing”, is an industry trend bringing about self-actuating and assembling objects that could one day bring improvements to areas of construction, clothing and wearable tech. Typically, 4D printed objects require the application of a stimulus, such as heat or water, for activation. However, in a new development from […].

US Marines are learning 3D Printing!

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Marines from various units learn, assemble and design 3-dimensional objects using the Invent3D printer at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, June 1-2, 2016.

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Yesterday, Proto Labs celebrated the grand opening of its new 7,154 sq meter (77,000 sq ft) 3D printing facility in Cary, North Carolina, located at the west edge of Raleigh.

US charity LifEnabled brings 3D printed prosthesis to the developing world

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Meredith and Brent Wright, a married couple from North Carolina have launched LifEnabled to help amputees in the developing world. Making personalized prosthesis is supported. Medical & Dental Brent Wright developing world DigiScan 3D Guatemala hopebegins LifEnabled Meredith Wright prosthesis prosthetic

This Week’s 3D Hubs Events Take Place at a Makerspace, a Sports Bar, and Even a Gold Mine!


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Six Degrees of Freedom with 3D Printed Cube for Manipulating Virtual Objects


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Enterprise in Space Announces 'Print the Future Contest' Winning Teams and Their 3D Printable Space Experiments


We first heard about the Print the Future competition in October of 2016. Enterprise in Space (EIS), a nonprofit program of the National Space Society (NSS), and the Kepler Space Institute. View the entire article via our website.

3D Printing News Sliced: NASA, NCSU, EOS and the solar eclipse

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This features: NASA, NURBS, RangeVision 3D scanners, the University of Southern Denmark, MVJ College of Engineering, Fracktal Works, EOS, North Carolina State University, Shiro Studio, Gloria Material Technology Corp, Thermal Technology LLC, JJ Churchill, HK3D, Sintavia, Chris […]. Today in Sliced we have an update on the latest 3D printing developments in research, business, engineering, medicine and design.

Additive Manufacturing Education for Space and Prosthetics: City Tech Receives $1.3M in STEM Research Grants


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How this company invented a groundbreaking tool for veterinarians


The idea for what would become a groundbreaking tool in veterinary medicine originally spawned from an offhand remark Les Meadowcroft gave in a 2014 talk to a group of pre-veterinary students at North Carolina State University

Recreating 3D Robert the Bruce and faces-in-the-wild

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3D Scanners 3D faces 3D imaging 3d modelling 3D Scanning Caroline Wilkinson Face Lab facial reconstruction Hao Li Hunterian Museum Koki Nagano Kurt Cobain Lingyu Wei Liverpool John Moores University Liwen Hu Muhammad Ali Robert the Bruce Saint Nicholas Shunsuke Saito University of Glasgow University of North CarolinaA new project shows how 3D imaging has many applications for helping people understand the world around them and can even be used to create an.

NC State Researchers Look to the Structural Stability of Sand Castles to Develop New 3D Printing Method for Silicon Paste


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Local Motors’ Project [Redacted] Calling for the Creation of a Consumer Friendly 3D Printed Car


I just finished driving, with my family, from my home in North Carolina to Guadalajara, Mexico, about 15 hours south of the border. Our car has 233,000 miles on it and makes an impressive array... View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Printing 3d print automotive challenge contest ddm direct digital manufacturing disruption local motors local motors company project redacted

Deck the Halls with 3D Printed Ornaments: 3D Design Contest from Asheville Area Habitat for Humanity and Spectra3D Technologies


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A 3D Printed Ornament Contest You Can Feel Good About, from Asheville Area Habitat for Humanity & Spectra3D Technologies


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3D Printing News Briefs: May 19, 2017


Happy Friday! In this week’s second edition of 3D Printing News Briefs, Metalysis joins an international alloy technology partnership and CRP USA is exhibiting its WINDFORM 3D printing. View the entire article via our website.

Carbon Co-Founder and CEO Recognized with Heinz Award for Contributions to Technology, the Economy, Employment


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University of Pittsburgh’s Swanson School of Engineering and McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine at the Forefront of Additively Manufactured Biomedical Device Research

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Asheville Area Habitat for Humanity, Spectra3D Technologies Announce the Winner of 3rd Annual 3D Printed Ornament Design Challenge


Right before Thanksgiving, we told you about the third annual Habitat for the Holidays: 3D Printed Ornament Contest in North Carolina, which we have enjoyed seeing in years past. The contest is. View the entire article via our website.

CRP USA will demonstrate latest aerospace solutions at August conference

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Based in Mooresville, North Carolina, CRP USA specializes in the manufacturing and creation of end-use parts and prototypes built from WINDFORM.

How service providers can meet your low-volume 3D printing needs

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In North Carolina, it offers additive manufacturing. I recently had a chance to tour the North Carolina plant.

3D Printing Customized Pills May Lead to More Effective Medical Care


In a presentation to American Heart Association Scientific Sessions (AHASS) a group of medical researchers from North Carolina’s Wake Forest University developed a method to 3D print custom. View the entire article via our website.

America Makes Announces Call for Industrial 3D Printing Projects

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Some of those that received funding last year include GE, which is working to enhance quality assurance; North Carolina State University, hoping to automate post-processing for metal printed parts; and Michigan Tech, developing a low-cost metal welding 3D printer.

Desamanera Brings Large-Scale Stone 3D Printing to the US

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An Italian cousin company of Enrico Dini’s D-Shape, Desamanera SRL, is bringing its own interesting, large-scale 3D printing technology to the United States, through an exclusive agency agreement with ChemCognition LLC in North Carolina. What makes Desamanera’s technology interesting is not so much the massive binder machines, essentially the same as Dini’s own D-Shape printers, […]. 3D Printers 3D Printing Featured Materials

Ingersoll Rand Has Openings For MFG Jobs That Pay…

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One story out of North Carolina this week highlights just how pressing of an issue the skills gap can be. Manufacturing company Ingersoll Rand, whose product line includes including Club Car golf carts, Thermo King refrigerators and Trane air conditioners, employs about 2,000 local workers in Davidson, North Carolina. “Ingersoll Rand Has Openings For MFG Jobs That Pay Over $100K. It’s Having A Hard Time Filling Them.”