At the Brandenburg University of Technology (BTU) in Cottbus, Germany, a Laser Metal Deposition (LMD) system has been successfully put into operation. The machine system was manufactured by the technology company LUNOVU GmbH based in Herzogenrath, Germany.
Materialise’s latest patent, accepted by the Australian Patent Office, concerns Materialise’s 3D planning technologies and 3D-printed guides which enable the design of screw placements for the fit and fixation of customized implants.
Velo3D™ has recently announced their partnership with Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. (PST), a leading producer of premium specialty alloy-based solutions for the aerospace industry and other key markets.
Laser system manufacturer TRUMPF and engineering technology specialist Siemens have recently declared a new partnership to help industrialize laser metal fusion technology and make the additive manufacturing process for metal parts an integral part of the production process.