Researchers from the University of Sheffield have manufactured 3D printed parts that show resistance to common bacteria. This could stop the spread of infections such as MRSA in hospitals and care homes, saving the lives of vulnerable patients.
BAE Systems signed an agreement to work with Renishaw on the development of additive manufacturing capability for the defence and aerospace sector, designed to help improve performance, reduce costs and speed up manufacturing processes on combat aircraft of the future.
FORECAST 3D, a specialist in plastic additive manufacturing from concept to series production, has announced its strategic partnership with Lubrizol, who recently announced the commercial release of its thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) ESTANE® 3D TPU M95A.
Siemens is a winner of the international 3D Printing Industry Award in the category "3D Printing application of the year". The company was honored for the worldwide first successful test of gas turbine blades manufactured with Additive Manufacturing (AM).