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Students create 3D designs to print in space

Stellarponics ranked first by creating a 3D design in the Aggies Invent competition held in the Engineering Innovation Center (EIC) within the Dwight Look College of Engineering at Texas A&M University.

Actify’s SpinFire 11.0 using Tech Soft 3D’s HOOPS Desktop Platform

Tech Soft 3D and Actify Inc. recently released Actify’s SpinFire Ultimate 11.0 built using Tech Soft 3D’s HOOPS Desktop Platform.

3DX Industries updates its AM developments

3DX Industries Inc. recently provided an update to the shareholders on corporate developments that the company is continuing its advancement within the 3D metal printing market.

3D Systems’ Fabricate app, for 3D printing directly on textiles

3D Systems introduces FabricateTM a new fashion application for textile design and pattern-making with 3D printing using the company’s Cube® desktop 3D printer.
An impression of Euromold 2014, image source: http://euromold2015.com/en/press/image-stock/fotoarchiv-euromold-2014/

3D fab+print at Euromold 2015

The team of 3D fab+print will attend Euromold in Düsseldorf, Germany. 3D printing and Additive Manufacturing is a sector that is awarded an exceptional position at Euromold 2015, as 3D printing and AM can be implemented in developing models and prototypes as well as in manufacturing processes for make-to-order and series production.
3D printed car Strati wants to go for a ride

3D printed car Strati wants to go for a ride

You might think a 3D printed car would be a hot topic in the news, and you are right: it is! The New York Times, Mashable, Wall Street Journal, Top Gear, all these media are eager to get in the driver’s seat and review Strati, Local Motor’s 3D printed car.

U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker visits America Makes

U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker visited America Makes as part of her tour to several Institutes within the National Network for Manufacturing Innovation (NNMI) infrastructure.

3D printing revives bronze-age music

PhD student, Billy Ó Foghlú has 3D-printed a replica of an iron-age artefact to revive a rich musical culture in ancient Ireland.

Researchers 3D prints optically transparent glass

Researchers, of Mediated Matter group at the MIT Media Lab in collaboration with MIT’s Mechanical Engineering Department, the MIT Glass Lab and the Wyss Institute, 3D printed an optically transparent glass in a G3DP project.

Renishaw 3D prints a special gift fit for royalty

Renishaw has 3D printed a replica of its 19th century mill headquarters building and gifted to Her Royal Highness, The Princess Royal.

PADT opens Torrance office for ANSYS product development software distribution

Phoenix Analysis & Design Technologies, Inc. (PADT) added Southern California to its ANSYS, Inc. product sales and support territory.

3D print veteran Harry Kleijnen joins Additive Industries

Philips Healthcare’s 3D print veteran Harry Kleijnen is about to join the Eindhoven technology company, Additive Industries.

Senvol Database crosses 1,000 3D printing machine and material entries

Senvol Database has added over 100 new machines and materials this summer and surpassed 1,000 machine and material entries overall with this recent addition.

3D printer filament based on coffee

Filament manufacturer 3Dom USA released a new bio-material made from coffee. Called Wound Up™, the filament is a continuing partnership with Fargo, North Dakota based bio-composite company, c2renew.

3D Printlife launches an eco-friendly ABS filament

3D Printlife launches Enviro™, the world’s first eco-friendly ABS filament and the 3D Printing Association is pleased with the efforts towards the eco-friendly solutions.