JW Aluminum Begins Expansion at South Carolina Manufacturing Facility

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An aerial view of JW Aluminum’s plant expansion in Berkeley County, South Carolina (Photo: Business Wire). JW Aluminum has started the expansion of its Mount Holly flat-rolled aluminum plant in Goose Creek, South Carolina. Holly, South Carolina; Russellville, Arkansas; St. GOOSE CREEK, S.C.—JW Construction, scheduled to be completed in early 2020, includes a new 220,000-square-foot building.

SOUTH-TEC Brings Manufacturing Experts and Advanced Technology to South Carolina

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11, 2017 – Hands-on access to today’s most advanced technologies isn’t the only thing attendees of the SOUTH-TEC manufacturing show, produced by SME and AMT , will have at their fingertips. Representatives from Deloitte Services, GE Power, the National Center for Defense Manufacturing and Machining and the University of North Carolina at Charlotte are just a handful of the experts who will be sharing lessons, insights and future predictions over three days of keynotes and panels.

Girl Power & 3D Printing: Middle-Schoolers Go Big, 3D Printing Prosthetic Hands for Other Kids


3D Printing 3d printed hands 3d printed prosthetics 3d printing hand-a-thon e-nable south carolinaWhen the technology of 3D printing took off powerfully, laying claim to the next revolution and transformation of industry and manufacturing, it’s doubtful that many had any inkling how very revolutionary digital design and... View the entire article via our website.

Shark Skin, 3D Printing, and Aerodynamics


Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) journal article micro-CT scans research paper SEAS shark denticles shark skin sharks University of South Carolina wind turbineSharks have very unique skin – it gives the animals some help in rapidly propelling themselves through the water thanks to tiny, teeth-like scales called denticles. Four years ago, scientists. View the entire article via our website.

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ZVerse Finding Big Success with 3D Printing Selfie Kiosks in Stadiums, Williams-Brice Next


3D Design 3D Printing 3D Scanners 3d printed figurines 3D printed mementoes 3d printed novelties 3d printed selfies 3D printed sports figures 3d printing kiosk GameCocks University of South Carolina ZVerse3D printing has offered a lot to the wide world of sports–from allowing a versatile range of equipment to be 3D printed to unleashing enormous opportunity in retail markets for figurines, trophies, and more–not... View the entire article via our website.

Wesley Snipes Visits Campus and Begins Partnership with Technical College, Including Additive Manufacturing Projects


3D Printing Business Education 3D Interactive Production Studio 3D printing educational programs 3d printing technology college additive manufacturing additive manufacturing education celebrities Florence-Darlington Technical College partnership SIMT south carolina Southeastern Institute of Manufacturing & Technology Wesley SnipesI love watching movies – action movies, romantic comedies, science fiction, fantasy, I love them.

SOLIDWORKS Skills: The Difference Between Educated and Hirable

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Engineering students at the University of South Carolina (USC) feel so strongly about the value of SOLIDWORKS that they showed up in droves on the Saturday before finals to gain exposure to the most popular CAD tool in the industry. This message is not unique to students of the University of South Carolina, Application Engineers (AEs) all over the world are in demand for putting on events where students and faculty alike receive an introduction to SOLIDWORKS.

General Electric Opens Yet Another New Facility: Advanced Manufacturing Works Has Grand Opening in Greenville, SC


3D Printing 3d Printing and Robotics Jobs Business Robotics additive manufacturing facility advanced manufacturing works amw ge ge power general electric general electric 3d printing greenville smart technology south carolinaIt seems to be Additive Manufacturing April for General Electric, who, earlier this month, opened a $40 million Center for Additive Technology Advancement in Pittsburgh. Just prior to that, the. View the entire article via our website.

ZVerse Launches Next Generation of Digital Manufacturing Enablement Platform


South Carolina-based digital manufacturing technology company ZVerse, Inc., which was founded in 2013, developed what it considered the only CAD as a Service (CADaaS) platform for digital. View the entire article via our website.

ENOVIA Keys to 3DEXPERIENCE – North America User Group Meeting

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Attend our North America User Group Meeting in Greenville, South Carolina this year to learn & have your voice heard: June 13-15. Collaboration 3DEXPERIENCE Connect DELMIA ENOVIA Event Exalead Keys Meeting netvibes Partners PDM PLM Roadshow South Carolina UGM User Group Meeting UsersWant to know what’s new with ENOVIA ? This year’s ENOVIA Keys to 3D EXPERIENCE North America event will be held at the Hyatt Regency in beautiful downtown Greenville, SC.

Envisioning The PLM Of The Future

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Collaboration 3DEXPERIENCE Connect DELMIA ENOVIA Event Exalead GE GE Power Keys Meeting netvibes Partners PDM PLM Roadshow South Carolina UGM User Group Meeting UsersHow do you envision the PLM of the future? . How will your company embrace the digital transformation? You and your customers are cordially invited to attend the 2016 ENOVIA Keys to 3DEXPERIENCE User Group Meeting in Greenville, SC, USA.

Inspired by Trump, Samsung in Talks to Open South Carolina…

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“Inspired by Trump, Samsung in Talks to Open South Carolina Factory” By Timothy W. South Korean electronics giant would move some oven-range production to Newberry, S.C., Final details over incentives and other matters are still being hammered out between Samsung and South Carolina officials, the people said. But South Korea’s newly-elected President Moon Jae-in is scheduled to meet U.S. trillion South Korean won ($176.8

TPM to Increase Additive Production Processes with ZVerse360 Digital Manufacturing Platform


Two South Carolina-based companies are partnering up for the purposes of speeding production processes. Digital manufacturing technology company ZVerse, Inc. has developed the a CAD as a Service. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing AI artificial intelligence CADaaS manufacturing platform partnership TPM ZVerse ZVerse Inc. ZVerse360

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

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SOUTH-TEC ®, a Southeastern U.S. This year, SOUTH-TEC ®, will be held at the TD Convention Center, Greenville, South Carolina, and will bring together manufacturing suppliers, distributors and equipment builders from around the world to showcase the latest technologies and tools to address industry challenges. SOUTH-TEC. Greenville, South Carolina USA. Cathy Kowalewicz: The quality of workers in South Carolina is outstanding.

Optomec Acquires Huffman to Increase Its 3D Printing Reach in the Gas Turbine Market


Production-grade metal 3D printing leader Optomec has announced its acquisition of Huffman, a South Carolina-based company that has years of experience in supplying metal 3D printing systems for the. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Business 3d printing business news acquisition DED Directed Energy Deposition gas turbine components Huffman lens LENS 3D Metal Additive System LENS Print Engine metal 3d printing metal repairs 3d printing optomec repair

3D Printing and Smart Manufacturing Highlighted at SME's SOUTH-TEC


From October 24th to the 26th, the SOUTH-TEC exhibition and conference will be taking place at the TD Convention Center in Greenville, South Carolina. 3D Printing Sponsored america makes deloitte Impossible Objects manufacturing conference panasonic partworks ShopBot Tools smart manufacturing SME SOUTH-TECProduced by SME and the Association for. View the entire article via our website.

WARNING: No 3D Printed Weapons!


The College of Charleston in South Carolina. A 3D printed replica weapon - and stormtrooper, too. Read the whole entry. » » ideas

Stratasys (SSYS) Warns on 2015 Q1 Earnings, MakerBot Revenue Declines 18% — Shares Plummet


Last week, Rock Hill, South Carolina-based 3D Systems issued a preliminary earnings report,... View the entire article via our website. This has been a terrible couple of weeks if you are an investor in any of the major 3D printing stocks. 3D Printing Business (NASDAQ: SSYS) job losses makerbot ssys ssys stock stratasys

Konica Minolta Strikes Deal to Sell ZVerse LAYR 2D-to-3D Content Creation Platform


South Carolina-based 3D printing app and software developer ZVerse has announced a new non-exclusive software reseller agreement with Japanese technology giant Konica Minolta. The deal will see the. View the entire article via our website. 3D Design 3D Software Business 2d to 3d 2D-to-3D Content Creation Platform 3d systems ColorJet cube konica minolta Konica Minolta Business Solutions Layr Multi-Jet projet ZVerse

A Seahorse Shows How 3D Printed Robots Can Be Much, Much Better


Porter of Clemson University in South Carolina and team have discovered something very interesting about. Michael M. Read the whole entry. » » research

3D Systems Investigated for Potential Violations of Federal and State Security Laws


The last couple of years have been nothing short of a rollercoaster ride for the Rock Hill, South Carolina-headquartered 3D printing company 3D Systems. After showing continuous loses throughout. View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Business 3d systems 3d systems financial troubles 3d systems lawsuit 3D Systems Q2 2016 Financial Report 3D Systems shareholders civil suit civil suit 3D Systems class action suit Johnson & Weaver Vyomesh Joshi

3D Printing Has Turned This Canine Into A Cyborg

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Derby’s previous foster-owner, Tara Anderson, is an employee of 3D Systems, which is based out of Rock Hill, South Carolina. Meet Derby, a Husky mix born with underdeveloped legs and paws. To help, tech firm 3D Systems has printed a pair of prosthetic front limbs that now allow him to outrun his owners. The firm specializes in 3D printers, print materials, and 3D imaging and customization software.

A Third-Generation Bike Business Is Trying To…

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For now, Kent’s Bicycle Corporation of America division is assembling the bikes in South Carolina, but Kamler hopes long-term to manufacture the frames, forks and handlebars in the U.S. In a conversation that’s been edited and condensed, I spoke with Kamler about his hopes for the South Carolina factory, his struggle to get parts made in the U.S. I want to tell the kids we have a bike factory in South Carolina.”

The Power of ENOVIA User Group Meetings

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While there you will see that our event in South Carolina is NOT the only event we have held. Listening. Learning. Engaging. Interacting. These are some of the benefits of attending an ‪ ‎ENOVIA‬ user group meeting. Did you attend the 2016 North American event this last June?

Cube3 Production Now Primarily Located at Rock Hill Facility

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The sadness is offset by the realization that the demand for the Cube3 finally outpaced what could be produced in the smaller facility in Herndon to the point where it made the most sense to move the primary Cube3 production to the Rock Hill, South Carolina facility. I know that in the early days of the Cube3 production, the engineers from South Carolina made numerous trips trying to quickly identify and fix issues that came up.

Big 3D Printing Firm Plans Major Retreat

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During its November earnings call, the South Carolina-based company hinted at big changes when chief financial officer David Styka said, “We are taking decisive steps to further reduce our cost structure and better prioritize our resources around near-term opportunities.”. 3D Systems will stop selling its desktop 3D printer, the Cube, effectively exiting the consumer 3D printing market. 3D Systems is cutting the fat after a difficult year.

SOUTH-TEC 2017 Celebrates Advancements and Workplace Inclusion in Southeast Manufacturing

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SOUTH-TEC brings leaders and expertise to the region and welcomes the inaugural Women in Automotive (WiA) Southern Conference produced by Women in Manufacturing® (WiM). SOUTH-TEC will take place Oct. 24-26 at the TD Convention Center in Greenville , South Carolina and will focus on the region’s manufacturing capability and opportunities. SOUTH-TEC returns to South Carolina amid a manufacturing renaissance that includes the advanced manufacturing sector.

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

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“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. You know what you want.

Lawmakers Hope To Designate, Fund ‘Manufacturing….

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Lindsay Graham, R-South Carolina, introduced similar legislation during the previous session of Congress, but the measure did not advance through the Senate’s education committee. “Lawmakers Hope To Designate, Fund ‘Manufacturing Universities’ “ By Andy Szal, Manufacturing.net. A bipartisan group of lawmakers on Wednesday introduced legislation that would provide 25 universities with federal funding to bolster programs relating to manufacturing.

Cube3 Manufacturing moved to New Rock Hill Facility

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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. Just prior to bringing out the Cube1, 3D Systems purchased Vidar Systems Corporation , located in Herndon, Virginia.

3D Systems announces filament manufacturing facility in Ohio & 200000 sq ft expansion in South Carolina


This article 3D Systems announces filament manufacturing facility in Ohio & 200000 sq ft expansion in South Carolina is first published at 3ders.org. US-based 3D printing company 3D Systems announced today that it has opened a new 30,500 square-foot facility in Barberton, Ohio to expand its manufacturing capacity for 3D printer filament materials and plastic extrusion.

What Is The One Thing That Can Strengthen America’s…

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In May 2015, automaker Volvo finalized a deal that will move most of its North American production to South Carolina, where its new plant should be operational in 2018, employing 2,000 people and rolling out some 100,000 new vehicles each year. Many have settled in South Carolina, which is now home to 250 automakers, tire companies and auto suppliers who employ a total of 58,000 American workers.

Reshoring In-Depth: South Accounts For More Reshored…

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“Reshoring In-Depth: South Accounts For More Reshored Jobs Than Rest Of U.S. The group’s numbers show that the south easily accounted for more jobs reshored to the U.S. The region’s 23,914 reshored jobs — tracked mostly between 2010 and 2014 — were fueled by South Carolina , whose 7,530 reshored jobs nearly doubled that of its closest rival. Each of the top five reshoring states, however, were located in the south.

Limit Glue Layer Buildup to Minimize Start Up Clogging

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Who knows what they might do to me the next time I stop by Rock Hill next time I travel down to South Carolina to visit our Youth ChalleNGe cadets! I''m guilty. After many complaints to the Cube3 engineers about my printer working for job after job only to fail when starting a new print job did it dawn on me that the user, in this case, might be to blame. I believe that I was applying glue over old glue too many times and finally closing the critical gap.

3D Systems Acquires FreshFiber

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3D Systems Acquires FreshFiber Release Date: Monday, May 7, 2012 - 08:45 ROCK HILL, South Carolina - May 7, 2012  3D Systems Corporation (NYSE:DDD) announced today that it has acquired FreshFiber BV , a leading 3D printed consumer goods brand, based in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Is U.S. Manufacturing Really in Decline?

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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? That output has risen about 20 percent in the past six years? That industrial capacity is actually expanding? Probably not. At most times, and especially in election season, the talk surrounding U.S.

U.S. becomes hot spot for aerospace manufacturing

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For example, Boeing found a 787 air duct made near Seattle was being shipped to Italy, reboxed and shipped to the 787 factory in Charleston, South Carolina, to be installed. By Alwyn Scott, Reuters. Reuters) – The aerospace industry is shifting more manufacturing investment to the United States after a decade in which production jobs in the sector flowed to China and other emerging economies, according to a new study.

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

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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. Virtual Surgical Planning (VSP ® ) enables full jaw reconstruction in a single surgery, sparing patients from months of treatment.

3D Systems' Cube 3D Printer receives American Technology Award - TWI

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3D Systems Cube  3D Printer Receives American Technology Award - TechAmerica Foundation Best Of Awards Recognizes Cube - ROCK HILL, South Carolina June 14, 2012  3D Systems Corporation (NYSE: DDD) announced today that the companys first 3D printer for the home, Cube  , has received the American Technology Award (ATA) for outstanding achievement in Technology Manufacturing.

3D Systems Expands Class VI Certified Materials To ProJet??? Series

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3D Systems Expands Class VI Certified Materials To ProJet Series - Expands Its Healthcare Solutions Reach With Biocompatible Materials Rock Hill, South Carolina  June 27, 2012 - 3D Systems Corporation (NYSE: DDD) announced today that several of its VisiJet  materials have met the rigorous requirements for USP Class VI certification, including biocompatibility for healthcare applications.

Another Look at the Cube 3

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One of the Youth ChalleNGe sites that YouthQuest Foundation serves with our 3D ThinkLink Initiative is in South Carolina. Last week on my way to visit the South Carolina Youth ChalleNGe Academy, I had the opportunity to stop by the headquarters for 3D Systems for a brief visit with the Cubify product manager to talk about the significant improvements in the next generation Cube printer.

6 Best Places to Buy Drones

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Gearbest has warehouses in the United States (New York, Los Angeles, and South Carolina), Europe (the United Kingdom and Spain), and Russia. Drones are one of the hot gadgets on the market today. There are numerous versions available from large to mini, controlled by your own smartphone or radio control, and even some with powerful cameras. There are many places where you can buy quality drones online.

Four Events in One Week

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3D Systems World Conference is September 2527 in Rock Hill, South Carolina. Next week, four design/prototyping/manufacturing events are being held simultaneously in Europe and the USA. VRAP 2007 is September 2429 in Leiria, Portugal. VRAP stands for Advanced Research in Virtual and Rapid Prototyping.) This every-other-year event, being offered for the third time, draws some of the best academic researchers, as well as a few presentations from private industry.