3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing News

ASTM International signs MoU with NSERC HI-AM network to advance AM standards

Global standards developer ASTM International has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Canada-based NSERC Network for Hollistic Innovation in Additive Manufacturing...

3D Printing Industry | Hayley Everett | June 16, 2021

EU backs Microlight3D’s bid to erect “revolutionary” self-cooling buildings

Microscale 3D printer manufacturer Microlight3D has received EU backing to develop a new form of concrete that could enable the construction of ‘self-cooling’ buildings. ...

3D Printing Industry | Paul Hanaphy | June 16, 2021

CRP Technology launches Windform RS composite material for production-grade PBF 3D printing

3D printing materials and services provider CRP Technology has launched a new polyamide-based carbon fiber filled composite 3D printing material, Windform RS, engineered for...

3D Printing Industry | Hayley Everett | June 16, 2021

Microlight3D Awarded Funds to Enable Radiative Cooling Concrete with 3D Printing

As industrial society attempts to transition to more sustainable means of operating, there are countless endeavors underway to modify our existing ways of living to have a less...

3DPrint.com | Michael Molitch-Hou | June 16, 2021

Eurovision Trophy 3D Printed from Recycled Plastic Showcases Sustainability

Organized by the European Broadcasting Union (EBU), the Eurovision Song Contest sees performers and artists compete each year from countries that are EBU members, including the...

3DPrint.com | Sarah Saunders | June 16, 2021

New Zealand Police Seize First 3D Printed Gun in Gang Bust

New Zealand Police officers discovered a 3D-printed gun after they busted the home of a gang member wanted for breaching his bail conditions. After the bust on May 29, 2021,......

3DPrint.com | Vanesa Listek | June 16, 2021

Cold Metal Fusion: How One Company Converts SLS to Metal 3D Printing

Headmade Materials could have a potentially transformative impact on 3D printing. It remains to be seen if the company can make its technology work well at scale and make it......

3DPrint.com | Joris Peels | June 16, 2021

In-Space 3D Printing Builds Part for ISS Water Recovery System

Ever since Redwire’s first commercial microgravity plastic 3D printer was launched to the International Space Station (ISS) in 2016, it has provided in-orbit fabrication services...

3DPrint.com | Vanesa Listek | June 16, 2021

Mimaki 3D printing brings full color realism and accuracy to anatomical models

The capabilities of a 3DUJ-553 3D printer from Mimaki, a manufacturer of wide-format inkjet printers and cutters, have been leveraged by the University of Florence and Mimaki’s...

3D Printing Industry | Hayley Everett | June 16, 2021

Affordable 3D printed insoles prevent deadly diabetic foot ulcer growth

Researchers at the UK-based Staffordshire University have developed an ultra-low-cost insole with integrated sensing capabilities that could help prevent the growth of life-...

3D Printing Industry | Paul Hanaphy | June 16, 2021

Optisys 3D prints new generation of lightweight high-altitude UAV parts

Radio Frequency (RF) product developer Optisys has additive manufactured a new generation of space-ready antenna and radar components.  Using an SLM Solutions 3D printer,...

3D Printing Industry | Paul Hanaphy | June 16, 2021

3D printers with “eyes and brains” to advance manufacturing of precision medical implants

An interdisciplinary study from bioengineers at Queensland University of Technology’s (QUT) Center in Transformative Biomimetics in Bioengineering, and Professor Paul Dalton from...

3D Printing Industry | Hayley Everett | June 16, 2021

Interview: How to combat cybersecurity risks in the 3D printing industry

Within the digitized world of additive manufacturing, the storage and transfer of huge streams of sensitive data have become commonplace. Data includes individual SMEs passing...

3D Printing Industry | Kubi Sertoglu | June 16, 2021

Stratasys launches four new PolyJet products, including J35 Pro and J55 Prime 3D printers

3D printer manufacturer Stratasys has announced a whole slew of new products for its hardware and software portfolio. As well as launching two new PolyJet 3D printers – the...

3D Printing Industry | Kubi Sertoglu | June 15, 2021

The Next Generation of Formula Racing

The Formula Student Team FST Lisboa from Portugal makes use of various 3D printing technologies to build next-generation electric and autonomous driving race cars. For their...

Additive Manufacturing (AM) | AM | June 15, 2021