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Engineering Simulation – Shaping the Future of 3D Printing

One technology that is often referred to in the context of additive manufacturing and 3D printing is engineering simulation. In contrast to additive manufacturing – which can directly create physical products from virtual designs – engineering simulation allows engineering professionals to virtually investigate the behavior of products and assemblies.

EnvisionTEC publicize M-Tray for Desktop 3D Printers

EnvisionTEC, a leading global manufacturer of desktop and full-production 3D printers and materials, has announced a cost-saving, disposable material tray for its premium desktop 3D printers at JCK Las Vegas, the jewelry industry’s premier trade show.

South Carolina released SPINE Mentor – Spine Surgery

South Carolina – 3D Systems has announced the release of the Simbionix SPINE Mentor, a hands-on simulated training and practice tool for minimally invasive spine surgeries.

ONR awards Swanson School for exploring next gen AM

Thanks to a three-year, USD 449,000 award from the Office of Naval Research (ONR), the University of Pittsburgh’s Swanson School of Engineering will explore next-generation metals, especially steel, for use in AM.

EOS launches LCS group for customer support

In working with customers, EOS North America, the world's leading technology provider for industrial 3D printing of metals and polymers, found that inadequate training accounts for nearly 50 percent of the average AM system's untapped potential.

GE Additive partners with Stryker to support its AM

GE Additive and Stryker have entered into a partnership agreement to support Stryker’s growth in additive manufacturing. The agreement covers new additive machines, materials and services for Stryker’s global supply chain operations.

Create it REAL platform secures 3D printing market

Create it REAL, the Danish R&D center specialised in 3D printing technologies, has developed a solution that will allow the designers to create their new business models.

Media Resources pitches in 3D printing services

Media Resources Inc., an integrated sign services and manufacturing company in Oakville, Ontario has expanded its custom 3D fabrication capabilities adding to its long list of service offerings.

SI-BONE announces the launch of iFuse-3DTM Implant

SI-BONE, Inc., an innovative medical device company that pioneered the use of the iFuse Implant System® (“iFuse”), a triangular shaped minimally invasive surgical (MIS) device indicated for fusion for certain disorders of the sacroiliac (SI) joint, has announced FDA clearance.

BigRep brings in High-Speed PRO HS to market

With Pro HS, the Berlin-based technology start-up BigRep brings a unique printing filament to the market.

Norsk knock off investment from Triangle

Norsk Titanium has announced that it has closed on a significant investment from Triangle Holdings LP (“Triangle”), an aerospace investment company owned by funds managed by affiliates of Fortress Investment Group LLC (“Fortress”).

AREVO announced a strategic investment with In-Q-Tel

AREVO Inc., a leader in composite additive manufacturing technology, has announced that it has closed a strategic investment and technology development agreement with In-Q-Tel.

GKN begins production of titanium powder for AM in USA

GKN Hoeganaes, a global leader in the production of high quality metal powders, has started production at its additive manufacturing powder facility co-located with its Powder Innovation Center in Cinnaminson, NJ, USA.

Gumennik develops Innovative 3D Printing techniques

Alexander Gumennik, an assistant professor of intelligent systems engineering at the School of Informatics and Computing, is part of a group that has developed a revolutionary 3D printer that will provide professional printing capabilities at a fraction of the current cost.

CTC’s invests USD 1.2 M in Metal AM at Pennsylvania

Concurrent Technologies Corporation (CTC) has invested an additional USD 1.2 M in new additive manufacturing equipment at its Johnstown, Pennsylvania, facility.