Scientists at the University of Nottingham pioneer a new technique of 3D printing a “dough” that promises to heal fractured bones.
We have been addressing the subject of Industry 4.0 for some time now and are increasingly developing into a production system supplier for networked production in the digital factory.
The installation of a Nanoscribe 3D printing system at the Binnig and Rohrer Nanotechnology Center (BRNC) close to Zurich opens up new opportunities regarding current and future research in nano- and microfabrication for ETH Zurich and IBM Research.
Wyss Institute researchers and their collaborators used a novel 3D printing strategy to construct a soft-bodied autonomous jumping robot in a single build that incorporate the biodesign principle.
America Makes, the National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Institute, selected nine awardees for its Project Call #3 (AM applied R&D projects) anticipated to start in Summer 2015 and will provide up to $8 million funding.
Artec 3D has recently unveiled its Shapify Booth at the Al-Raya shopping center in Kuwait. The booth is operated by 3D Utopia, the first local company to bring 3D printing to Kuwait in mid-2014.
3D Systems has expanded its PlasticJet printing materials to include InfinityTM Rinse-Away water-soluble support material for its Cube® and CubePro® desktop 3D printers.
MTA (Manufacturing Technologies Association) is about to launch a dedicated zone for 3D printing and additive manufacturing, showcasing all the latest advances of the technology, at the MACH 2016.
Delcam’s R&D Manager Jan Willem Gunnink presented a paper on Combining additive manufacturing and subtractive manufacturing at the Additive Manufacturing and 3D Printing conference held by the University of Nottingham.
FIT AG, a German manufacturer, invests €20 million in a facility for high volume additive design and manufacturing for industrial use and a new office headquarters in addition.
BASF has signed a research and development agreement with Poietis to apply its 3D laser-assisted bioprinting technology to improve BASF’s skin equivalent model Mimeskin™.
Clive Martell, former President and CEO of Delcam, moves to a new role as Head of Global Additive Manufacturing at Renishaw.
GF Machining Solutions, a division of GF (Georg Fischer), entered into a strategic cooperation with EOS, partner of choice for industrial 3D printing processes offering modular solutions including systems, software, materials, technical and consulting services.
The German Research Foundation (DFG) has recently extended funding for SFB 814, initially granted in 2011, and will be providing it with around 10 million euros for the next four years.
Roland DG Corporation, a leading international manufacturer of wide-format inkjet printers and 3D devices, has announced that its SRP Player CAM software is now compatible with the Roland DG monoFab SRM-20 desktop milling machine.