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Henkel and Fortify join to drive the potential of AM

Henkel and Fortify recently initiated a development agreement that allows both companies to mutually combine their areas of expertise and further drive the potential of additive manufacturing.

RSA grant aids Angus 3D’s 3-year growth plan

A £39,000 Regional Selective Assistance (RSA) grant from Scottish Enterprise will help to realize the three-year growth plan being rolled out by Brechin-based 3D-printing specialist Angus 3D Solutions.

Pennsylvania transition from silica to ceramic sands

A team of Penn State engineering faculty and students is working with small-to-medium-sized foundries across Pennsylvania to aid in the transition away from using harmful silica sands in the metal casting process and to reduce costs through 3D printing.

AddUp and ORNL to advance PBF 3D in tooling industry

An international collaboration between France-based metal AM company AddUp Group and the DOE’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) seeks to further advance powder bed fusion 3D printing for the production of metal molds and tooling.

The University of Exeter with Victrex launch EOS P 810

The University of Exeter, in collaboration with Victrex, has completed commissioning of the new EOS P 810, laser sintering platform for high-temperature polymers.

Knust-Godwin adds VELO3D’s Sapphire® metal AM system

Precision-tool and component manufacturer Knust-Godwin has announced the purchase of its first VELO3D Sapphire metal additive manufacturing (AM) system.

Anisoprint launches a new product: ProM IS 500

Anisoprint launched a new product: ProM IS 500. It is the first industrial 3D printer specifically designed to print high-temperature thermoplastics with continuous fiber reinforcement.

Röchling establishes RDMC for additive manufacturing

The Mannheim-based Röchling Group is exploring new horizons in manufacturing. Recently, the specialist in high-performance plastics established Röchling Direct Manufacturing GmbH, headquartered in Waldachtal in the German state of Baden-Württemberg.

Wilhelmsen-thyssenkrupp deepen AM for maritime industry

Wilhelmsen and technology group thyssenkrupp recently announced their collaboration to jointly develop Additive Manufacturing (AM) enabled commercial solutions for the maritime industry.

Xometry acquires Munich-based Shift

Xometry, the marketplace for On-Demand manufacturing, announced the acquisition of Munich-based Shift, the On-Demand manufacturing marketplace in Europe.

Carpenter Technology opens ETC in Athens, Alabama

Carpenter Technology Corporation recently announced the grand opening of its Emerging Technology Center (ETC) in Athens, Alabama.

SLM and Honeywell to qualify new AM parameters

SLM Solutions announced recently that it is working with Honeywell to help qualify new additive manufacturing parameters that enable printing at increased thicknesses.

ASTM signs an MOU with TÜV SÜD

Recently, global standards organization ASTM International and TÜV SÜD, a German testing and certification organization, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to develop programs aimed at speeding adoption of and trust in Additive Manufacturing (AM) technologies.

Renishaw launches InfiniAM to improve AM quality

At Formnext 2019 in Frankfurt, Germany, Renishaw launched InfiniAM™ Sonic acoustic process monitoring software to complement its InfiniAM suite of additive manufacturing (AM) monitoring tools.

Ultimaker & Gerhard to print functional end parts

Ultimaker and Gerhard Schubert GmbH collaborate to enable customers to print format parts for machines used to automate the manufacturing process of products from markets such as foods, confectionery, beverages, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics and technical consumer goods.