Jeffrey Immelt joins Desktop Metal’s Board of Directors

Desktop Metal has announced Jeffrey Immelt, former Chairman and CEO of the General Electric Company, has been elected to Desktop Metal’s Board of Directors. Immelt is widely regarded as one of the world’s most innovative and accomplished business leaders in technology.

Oerlikon & Lufthansa jointly accelerate AM standards

Oerlikon, a leading technology and engineering group, and Lufthansa Technik, a leading provider of maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) services for civil aircraft, engines and components, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to establish robust and repeatable processes for additive manufacturing (AM) in the aircraft MRO industry.

VEEM signs a non-binding term sheet with AURORA

VEEM Ltd and Aurora Labs Limited have signed a non-binding term sheet to investigate the potential of Aurora’s 3D printing and large format technology...

TI announces new DLP® Pico™ controllers for 3D scanners

Texas Instruments (TI) has announced new DLP® Pico™ controllers that deliver advanced light control capabilities in smaller form factors for mass-market 3D scanners and 3D printers.



Conference Program 3D fab+print at MEDICA / COMPAMED 2018

The Advance Time Table for the 3D fab+print Conference at MEDICA / COMPAMED 2018 is ready. Eight experts in the field of Additive Manufacturing for the medical world will gather in Düsseldorf, Germany to inspire and inform both newcomers to Additive Manufacturing and medical professionals that have already gained an insight in AM.

Laser Sintering with Plastics – Technology, Processes, and Materials

Laser Sintering (LS) with plastics is one of the most promising additive manufacturing technologies: it is currently regarded as the process most likely in the future to permanently cross the border between prototyping and the production of functional parts.

Rize help First Robotics Competition team soar to new heights

FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) is a global, non-profit youth organization founded in 1989 to inspire young people to become science and technology leaders and innovators by engaging them in programs that build science, engineering and technology skills. The organization currently offers four programs, one for each of four age ranges, that support their mission.
Practical Additive Manufacturing course offered by SKZ

Practical Additive Manufacturing course offered by SKZ

As of September 2018 the broad education programme of SKZ will be enriched with a certified course in the field of additive manufacturing. This practical course is organised together with the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Würzburg-Schweinfurt, Germany.


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.