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3D Systems’ GibbsCAM 2015 software for production machining

3D Systems has begun shipping the latest version of its software for production machining, GibbsCAM®, which facilitates cross-technology manufacturing between additive and subtractive methods.

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.

MultiFab 3D-prints a record of ten materials at once

Researchers at CSAIL presented a 3D printer “MultiFab” that can print 10 different materials at once using 3D-scanning techniques that save the user time, energy and money.

NASA successfully tests 3D printed rocket fuel pump parts

NASA successfully tested 3D printed rocket engine parts, turbopump, by racing at more than 90,000 rpms through a series of tests with liquid hydrogen propellant.

Nanoengineers 3D print microscopic fish that do more than swim

Nanoengineers at the University of California, San Diego fabricated a multipurpose fish-shaped microrobots, called microfish that can swim in a solution containing hydrogen peroxide.

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.

Threeding uses Artec 3D scanners to add historical museum of Stara...

Artec 3D with Threeding.com in a reality-capture project to preserve artifacts at one of the largest Eastern European historical museums, the Historical Museum of Stara Zagora in Bulgaria.

LLNL teams up with Autodesk to explore design software for AM...

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) will use Autodesk Inc.’s state-of-the-art software for generative design.

Pitt engineers’ AM research groups receive more than $1.7M funding

University of Pittsburgh’s two separate research projects will receive more than $1.7 million in America Makes' Project Call #3 to improve design development for structures in AM.

CUT progresses in 3D printing for medical purposes

The Centre for Rapid Prototyping and Manufacturing (CRPM) at Central University of Technology, Free State (CUT) is progressing in 3D printing technology for medical purposes.

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.

Smart cap sensors 3D printed using new technique

New 3D printing techniques have been utilized to make 3D electrical components, such as resistors, capacitors, and inductors, as well as circuits and passive wireless sensors.

Versoteq to develop tools for medical 3D printing application

Versoteq, Peacocks Medical Group and the University of Newcastle, has been awarded significant funding for developing tailored CAD tools to design innovative foot orthoses using 3D printing technologies.

Formnext 2015 presents a special show for AM

Formnext 2015 is about to organise a special show for AM, called ‘From Basic Material to Component’,