GKN Powder Metallurgy has announced the opening of its new North American Powder Metallurgy Headquarters and Additive Manufacturing (AM) Customer Center. The 38,260 sq ft facility, located in Auburn Hills, Michigan, expands the company’s global 3D printing network and extends its scope of in-house powder metallurgy capabilities.
A state-of-the-art hot isostatic press (HIP) with Uniform Rapid Quenching (URQ®) from Quintus Technologies will introduce a new quality benchmark for the FIT Additive Manufacturing Group.
Markforged, the leading manufacturer of metal and carbon fiber 3D printers, and Carahsoft Technology Corp., The Trusted Government IT Solutions Provider®, have recently announced a partnership to accelerate the availability of industrial additive manufacturing technologies to the U.S. Government.
Nano Dimension Ltd., a leading additive electronics provider, has recently announced its entry into the Japanese market with the sale of the award-winning DragonFly™ Pro 3D printing platform to CMK Corporation in Tokyo, one of Japan’s largest printed circuit board (PCB) manufacturers.
On November 12, GE Additive will host a one hour panel discussion during the 3D fab+print Conference at COMPAMED / MEDICA in Düsseldorf, Germany. Tickets are available for only € 295,- incl VAT. Please register via the Ticketshop of Messe Düsseldorf.
Medical AM (Additive Manufacturing) is one of the fastest growing areas in 3D printing. In November, the 3D fab+print Conference at MEDICA / COMPAMED (in Düsseldorf, Germany) will offer healthcare professionals a thorough insight in the possibilities of implementing AM into the medical practice. The Advance Time Table is available online.
After presenting at the 3D fab+print Seminar last year, this year Christine Kinet from 3D-side will again speak during the 1-day Conference at COMPAMED / MEDICA that will be held on Monday, November 12 at Messe Düsseldorf. The title of her presentation is: 'Regenerative medicine, possible with 3D printing?'
One of the presenters is Laura Kastenmayer from TRUMPF. Laura is an Application Engineer with a specific focus on medical and dental industries. She works closely together with clients who are introducing additive manufacturing to their medical production facilities.
Adam Page from Smithers Pira talks briefly about the exciting growth area.
Now that drupa 2016 is behind us (May 31st – June 10th , Düsseldorf, Germany), we can look back on this year’s event as being quite exceptional on a large number of fronts, and particularly with regard to the role of the 3D fab+print touchpoint there.