EXCLUSIVE: SOUTH-TEC® – Showcasing Smart Manufacturing, Advanced Technologies, Workforce Development and More to Address Industry Challenges

Additive Manufacturing

SOUTH-TEC ®, a Southeastern U.S. SOUTH-TEC. Greenville, South Carolina USA. We caught up with Cathy Kowalewicz , SOUTH-TEC Conference Manager, to learn about this year’s SOUTH-TEC in an exclusive AMazing® Q&A conversation. About SOUTH-TEC.

Quintus Technologies HIP Expands Accurate Brazing’s Thermal Processing Capabilities

Additive Manufacturing

Advanced technology built into the press includes the proprietary Quintus URC feature , which combines HIP and heat treatment in a single process.

Print your own everything: Is this machine the cure for conformity?

3D Printing Review

“Technologies like 3D printing are returning us to our roots — roots of pre-industrial revolution, pre-mass production,” said Avi Reichental, president and CEO of 3D Systems, a South Carolina-based company credited with pioneering additive manufacturing over 30 years ago.

Cube3 Manufacturing moved to New Rock Hill Facility

Cubify 3D Printing Fans & Fun

As of this month, all new Cube3 and Ekocycle printers will be manufactured in Rock Hill, South Carolina. While I was in Rock Hill recently with some of our South Carolina Youth Challenge cadets, our tour was limited to the headquarters. Our cadets not only loved the process; but, appreciated your warm welcome and ready answers to their many questions.

Is U.S. Manufacturing Really in Decline?

Design 2 Part News

I visited a General Electric plant in South Carolina a few years ago that made gas turbines for power plants — at US$90 million apiece. By Daniel Gross, strategy+business. Did you hear that U.S. manufacturing just had another big month?

3D Systems Introduces Jaw in a Day® Single Surgery Dental Rehabilitation

Additive Manufacturing

ROCK HILL, South Carolina, September 20, 2016– 3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) announced today the launch of Jaw in a Day ® , the latest addition to its VSP ® ( Virtual Surgical Planning ) Reconstruction product line.

The History of the Main 3D Printing Companies in America

3D Printing Hub

Technology companies in the West Coast of California conceived a system of 3D design and manufacturing to simplify traditional manufacturing processes. The company makes use of proprietary processes to fabricate physical objects. It’s official.

The State Of Manufacturing Reshoring Today

Design 2 Part News

states are seeing job growth due to reshoring efforts, but those with the greatest influx are South Carolina (over 51,000 jobs), Tennessee (over 36,000 jobs), and Georgia (nearly 24,000 jobs). manufacturers grow, generating more job opportunities — and revenue —in the process.

3D Systems’ NextDent™ 5100 Now Available – Dental Industry Embracing New Solutions to Revolutionize Workflows

Additive Manufacturing

ROCK HILL, South Carolina, August 8, 2018– 3D Systems (NYSE: DDD) announces general availability of the NextDent TM 5100 high-speed dental 3D printer which combines best-in-class performance and material versatility. The post-processing is equally simple and straightforward.”.

Manufacturing in the U.S.A -Welcome back baby!

Design 2 Part News

In the process, they’ve developed ever so complicated logistics, transportation and supply chain operations that span all four corners of the world. Most of these positions are in the Southern states; particularly North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee. . By Juan J.

6 Best Places to Buy Drones

3D Printing Hub

If you forget to get DJI Care Refresh 48 hours after first flying your drone, then it becomes a very hard and long process to get it. Gearbest has warehouses in the United States (New York, Los Angeles, and South Carolina), Europe (the United Kingdom and Spain), and Russia. Although finding a drone is a relatively straightforward process, you still want to make sure that you go with a trusted seller especially when you are spending hundreds of dollars for a products.

Intermountain 3D Broadens Manufacturing Capabilities with New 3D Systems SLS 3D Printer

Additive Manufacturing

ROCK HILL, South Carolina, July 23, 2018 – 3D Systems (NYSE: DDD) today announced Intermountain 3D , Inc. – Increased capabilities have driven Intermountain 3D’s revenue 120% higher YTD.

3D Systems Announces New Certified Partner Program to Accelerate its Industry-Leading Precision Healthcare Offering for Medical Device Manufacturing

Additive Manufacturing

ROCK HILL, South Carolina, June 14, 2017 – 3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) today announced a new certified partner program for medical device additive manufacturing companies to offer secure and premium services for medical device companies.

Stratasys Appoints Joshua Claman Chief Business Officer

Additive Manufacturing

We continue to see additive manufacturing being used to transform manufacturing processes across industries and we look forward to benefitting from Josh’s significant expertise as we build on our strong track record of growth and execution.”.

TWI 3D Systems Launches New ZPrinter 850

3D Rapid Pro

Five transformative effects Advanced Manufacturing is…

Design 2 Part News

GE has embraced this philosophy, and nowhere is this more evident than our new Advanced Manufacturing Works (AMW) facility, opening today in Greenville, South Carolina. In that four month process modification of over 200 variables in equipment hardware and software process parameters are reviewed to deliver repeatable, acceptable quality in the final components.

3D Systems Acquires LayerWise, Extending its Global Leadership in Advanced Metal 3D Printing, On-Demand Parts Manufacturing Services and Personalized Medical Devices

Additive Manufacturing

ROCK HILL, South Carolina, September 3, 2014 – 3D Systems (NYSE: DDD )announced today that it has acquired Belgium-based LayerWise , a leading provider of advanced direct metal 3D printing and manufacturing services. Accelerates Adoption through Complementary Sales Channels.

The CAM Ecosystem at SOLIDWORKS World 2015

The Solidworks Blog

BobCAM for SOLIDWORKS provides special machining wizards that guide you through the creation of toolpaths, a feature that streamlines the manufacturing process for both simple and complex part programming. has eliminated paper drawings from its mold design and manufacturing processes.

‘Nearshoring’ Brings Some Manufacturing To U.S.

Design 2 Part News

A recent survey of manufacturing and distribution companies serving North America and Western Europe by the consulting firm AlixPartners found that 32 percent of “have already nearshored or are in the process of doing so to meet end-market demand” and 48 percent say “nearshoring activities are likely within the next one to three years.” By Justin Fox, Hartford Courant. Airbus, which sells lots of planes to U.S. airlines, opened its first plant in the country Monday.

Why it’s now cheaper to produce some goods in the South…

Design 2 Part News

“Why it’s now cheaper to produce some goods in the South than in China” By Ana Swanson, Washington Post. Before World War II, red-brick textile mills that processed cotton and wove it into cloth were all over the southern United States, dotting the Carolinas, Georgia and Alabama. Keer Group , a Chinese yarn-maker, is investing $218 million in a factory in South Carolina.

Best RepRap 3D Printer Kits of 2018

3D Printing Hub

Straightforward assembly process. The manufacturer is based in the US (South Carolina) so you help a local business by buying it.

Cubify Capture Announced - Image to 3D

Cubify 3D Printing Fans & Fun

3D Systems Announces Beta Release of Cubify Capture While I hate simply cutting an pasting any press release, I have to at least post some snippets of the release because it contains some very intriging information about a process that is similar to something I have used before. I almost missed this one in a timely fashion because I have been focused on the Cubify Blog. But, it was released on the 3D Systems news page. The press release is titled.

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

Design 2 Part News

Honeycutt said that it’s difficult to be a manufacturer in a small town in western North Carolina, but Buck Stove takes the responsibility to its employees seriously and is totally committed to staying. A lot of the process industries use a lot of power,” he said.

Clemson researchers develop custom-softness 3D printed orthotics for diabetes, arthritis patients


With the help of orthotics experts, researchers at South Carolina’s Clemson University have developed a process for creating 3D printed orthotics for diabetes and arthritis patients.

MUSC researchers 3D print model of intracranial artery to standardize vessel-wall MRI scans


3D printing technology has been advancing medical treatment and research worldwide for years now, and the potential that it offers for the easy sharing and distribution of information across a global network has been a key factor in this process.