Turbine blade

Producing critical components with Arcam’s Metal Additive Manufacturing

Additive Manufacturing is steadily gaining acceptance for production of critical components in various industries. In the forefront of the development in the Metal Additive Manufacturing sphere is Arcam, who experience an increasing number of production applications for their EBM (Electron Beam Melting) process
Massivit 3D is set to demonstrate how its large format 3D printing technology is elevating traditional retail and advertising campaigns to a new dimension at EuroShop

Massivit at EuroShop to demonstrate how 3D printing is transforming retail...

Massivit 3D Printing Technologies will be present at EuroShop to demonstrate how its 3D printing technology is transforming the way advertising, high-level marketing, and themed projects are created.

RapidPro 2017

RapidPro has acquired a prominent place in the exhibition landscape in recent years. In this years’ edition the organisers want to put special emphasis on the business case, because – whilst technologically a lot is possible – this is where the biggest challenges surface at the moment.
Chaim Goldberg creating a hand-engraved image on a copper plate. Photo by Shalom Goldberg (Source: Wikimedia)

Things to learn in this age of technology

What will become of traditional professionals, such as engravers and providers of machining services? Will they still have work? Itamar Yona from Aviv3D elaborates on these question of what will become of traditional professionals in the 3D printing era.
Hub Dohmen, Lawyer at Dohmen Adcocaten

3D Printing and Intellectual Property

What is actually considered intellectual property with respect to 3D printing? Plenty of things can be told about the various types of intellectual property in relation to 3D printing; herewith a brief overview.
Non-assembly mechanisms in additive manufacturing

Non-assembly mechanisms in additive manufacturing

In the September/October 2016 edition of 3D fab+print magazine Prof. Dr.-Ing. Andreas Gebhardt, Dean of the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Mechatronics at Aachen University of Applied Sciences in Germany wrote an interesting article about non-assembly mechanisms.
Specialists Hasan and Roeland tell the participants about the role of a 3D printer in the engineering process and why the dddrop printer is suitable for this.

3D printing for engineers

Would you like to learn more about what 3D printing can mean for you as an engineer? The company dddrop designed information sessions in The Netherlands to tell engineers everything they need to know about 3D printing. Recently another ‘3D printing for engineers’ event took place and 3D fab+print was eager to learn more about this.
DigiFabster_Constantine Ivanov

The future of 3D printing CRM’s

Back in 2015, Constantine Ivanov, Co-founder & CEO of DigiFabster wrote an article about the unrealized potential of 3D printing and in his introduction he stated: “A disruptive industry, in need of disruption and innovation”. In theory 3D printing is great, in practice there is still a lot to be won.
Thermal management research of a mold

3D printing for industrial solutions

In 2016 Bram Grandjean wrote an article for 3D fab+print magazine about Melotte’s conformal cooling for mold making, in which two separate case studies are cited to provide solutions for solving sprue bushing challenges of end-user companies.
3D collimated parts

Rapidly growing range of 3D printing materials

Dr. Rainer Leo Meisel is Senior Manager for Applied Technology Metal Powders at H.C. Starck Surface Technology and Ceramic Powders GmbH in Laufenberg, Germany. He recently talked about high market dynamics and the rapidly growing range of 3D printing materials.
Printed airplane parts, from left to right: turbine – part of a wing – topologically optimized holding bracket in a frame structure of an airplane

Work Group Additive Manufacturing in Aerospace strives for international standards

For the latest issue of 3D fab+print magazine Gillian Kersley and Jolanda Heunen interviewed Mr Stefan Ritt, VP Global Marketing and Communications at SLM Solutions GmbH in Lübeck, Germany. Mr Ritt is also Chairman of the Work Group ‘Additive Manufacturing in Aerospace’.
DWF Germany address 3D printing and law

DWF Germany address 3D printing and law

Ever since the very first edition of 3D fab+print magazine back in September 2015, law firm DWF Germany have been contributing articles about 3D printing and law.
Photo: Messe Düsseldorf, Constanze Tillmann

3D printing opportunities for retail

Companies in the retail industry can integrate 3D printing into their business model in several ways and for retail companies unleashing their imagination can create many desirable opportunities.
trinckle print service setting order specs

trinckle and Conrad Electronic partner and bring industrial 3D printing to...

3D printing is poised to fundamentally change manufacturing across all industries; the technology will serve as the basis for countless innovations in product development and production. Conrad Electronic and trinckle 3D GmbH have partnered to harness the unparalleled potential of 3D printing for their customers.
RVS 316 heat-exchanger which has been 3D printed - Photo: EOS

Production of metal components using additive manufacturing

The emerging opportunity for ‘reshoring’ products in the West is given further impetus by the increasing use of 3D printing, says Ko Buijs from Innomet.