UPM launches new biocomposite material for 3D Printing

UPM Formi 3D is a new type of biocomposite that has been specially developed for 3D printing. It brings together advanced cellulose fibre and biopolymer technologies.

RapidFit launches modular system for automotive cooling

RapidFit, a tool manufacturer and subsidiary of the 3D printing specialist Materialise, has launched a new innovation in its tried-and-tested modular system for automotive tooling.

BigRep Etihad develop next generation AM for aerospace

BigRep and Etihad Airways Engineering have announced plans to collaborate to define a roadmap for the development of the next generation of Additive Manufacturing (AM) solutions for the aerospace industry.

Sciaky delivers industry-leading EBAM to Hitachi Metals

Sciaky, Inc. has announced that it delivered an industry-leading Electron Beam Additive Manufacturing (EBAM®) system to the Global Research & Innovative Technology (GRIT) facility of Hitachi Metals, Ltd. in Kumagaya, Japan.



High Need for Development in the Area of Surface Processing

In 2017, Aalberts Industries generated a turnover of €2.69 billion with 16,000 employees in 22 countries. Among other things, the corporation specializes in heat and surface processing. Here, there is a rising demand with queries and jobs from players belonging to additive manufacturing.

A crown fit for a queen: 3D Printing hits the big...

It’s been hard to miss all the hype about the latest Marvel film, Black Panther. Materialise worked with Julia Koerner, an architect and designer specialized in 3D-printed wearables, on some of the costume pieces in the film.

Additive manufacturing as a new industrial standard?

The 4th annual expert conference 'Forum on 3D-Printing and Law' will take place on 13 March 2018. DWF Germany Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH invites you to this forum which continues to build upon the momentum gathered in this area to date.
The bright future of additive manufacturing

The bright future of additive manufacturing

Ricoh debuted at drupa back in 2008 and returned in 2012. For us, the 2016 event was the most impressive as we examined how print is evolving in its broadest and most innovative forms. Of course, additive manufacturing is no small part of this!


An exciting growth area

Adam Page from Smithers Pira talks briefly about the exciting growth area.

Touchpoint 3D fab+print magic at drupa 2016

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.