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Professor Pedro Rivera

Pedro spearheads research into the design of AM

A new research chair at Lancaster University will seek to advance knowledge and technologies for the additive manufacturing of metals.

Zare designs a 3D toothbrush under the brand “MIO”

Zare from Boretto, Italy, has ventured to design a new toothbrush in collaboration with Nussbaumer Design, headed by Christoph Nussbaumer.

First speakers AM Seminar MEDICA / COMPAMED confirmed

The first speakers for the AM Seminar have confirmed their participation on Monday, November 13 at MEDICA / COMPAMED, where 3D fab+print organise a half-day Seminar on the application possibilities and challenges of Additive Manufacturing in the medical world.

CELLINK signs a collaboration agreement with MIT

CELLINK enters a collaborative research agreement with Professor Robert S. Langer’s lab at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, which is initially a one-year collaboration involving several different research projects.

SABIC wins two European Plastics Innovation Awards

SABIC has been named winner in two categories at the 2107 European Plastics Innovation Awards ceremony organized by the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) and trade association Plastics Europe in Brussels.
Dr Holzgruber, Managing Director INTECO (left) and Dr Guzzoni, VP & CEO FOMAS

FOMAS and INTECO enter joint development agreement to produce metal powders...

The FOMAS Group and the INTECO Group have signed a cooperation agreement to produce metal powders dedicated to the Additive Manufacturing market. The agreement is rooted in their complementary industrial operations and joint vision on the future of the Additive Manufacturing industry.
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3D printing and designing – part 2 of 2

Last week we identified hypothetical company ‘3DWorx’ as Dutch and their client to be Dutch as well. In order to answer the next question: “Can 3DWorx use this design for others”, we need to have a look at what it is that the client is going to use 3DWorx’s design for.

MIT invents a new 3D vaccine injection

MIT engineers have invented a new 3-D fabrication method that can generate a novel type of drug-carrying particle that could allow multiple doses of a drug or vaccine to be delivered over an extended time period with just one injection.

Dental Crafters offers 3D-printing services to Prodways

Prodways Group, a subsidiary of Groupe Gorgé announces that Dental Crafters, one of the major dental services laboratories in the USA, offers high-precision model printing services to other dental labs thanks to ProMaker L5000 D 3D printer.

CLS and Izadifar develop ways to repair a damaged heart

The combination of the Canadian Light Source (CLS) synchrotron’s unique biomedical imaging and therapy (BMIT) beamline and the vision of a multi-discipline researcher from the University of Saskatchewan, Mohammad Izadifar says he is combining medicine and engineering to develop ways to repair a damaged heart.

CTC engineers awarded a US Patent for AM

Concurrent Technologies Corporation (CTC) has been awarded a patent for “Additive Manufacturing Using Metals from the Gaseous State,” a concept that advances the already state-of-the-art additive manufacturing (3D) process.

Innofil3D and Polyscope launch ABS Fusion+

Innofil3D, manufacturer of premium FDM 3D filaments and Polyscope Polymers, global leader in the production of Styrene Maleic Anhydride (SMA) have partnered up and developed a PVA compatible ABS filament for 3D-printing.

ADM receives ISO13485 certification for medical device

Canada Makes partner Precision ADM Inc. is pleased to announce that it is the first Canadian metal Additive and Subtractive manufacturing services company to receive ISO 13485:2016 Quality Management System certification.

An event a day … keeps an Editor updated on AM

It has been a busy week for professionals involved in additive manufacturing. Yours truly visited three events in three days and traveled 1,750 kilometers for this purpose (walking distances at venues not included; my shoemaker will be rubbing his hands...).

SLM signs a multi-machine contract of SLM 280 series

SLM Solutions Group AG, a leading supplier of metal-based additive manufacturing technology, has signed the company’s largest ever multi-machine contract for 50 machines of the SLM 280 series.