3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing News

Sakuu Corporation awarded three new patents to advance 3D printed solid-state batteries

Sakuu Corporation (formerly KeraCel), a specialist in 3D printed energy storage devices, has been awarded three new patents. Each of the patents are intended to improve the...

3D Printing Industry | Kubi Sertoglu | 3 hours 45 min ago

Prusa launches the SL1S Speed 3D printer – technical specifications and pricing

Desktop 3D printer manufacturer Prusa has announced the launch of its latest resin-based LCD 3D printer, the SL1S Speed. Intended as a successor to the company’s debut MSLA system...

3D Printing Industry | Kubi Sertoglu | 4 hours 12 min ago

3D LifePrints gets quality of surgical guides and models ISO certified

Medical device manufacturer 3D LifePrints has gained ISO certification for the quality assurance procedures behind its 3D printed surgical guides and anatomical models. ...

3D Printing Industry | Paul Hanaphy | 6 hours 9 min ago

Linde and 3D Medlab improve 3D printing process for medical devices with novel gas mixture

Munich-based chemical firm Linde Group and clinical printing specialist 3D Medlab have announced the results of testing their new process gas to optimize the 3D printing of...

3D Printing Industry | Hayley Everett | 8 hours 51 min ago

GE and Safran to build new open-rotor jet engine using metal 3D printing technology

Aerospace manufacturers GE Aviation and Safran have announced the commencement of a demonstrator project focused on test-building a new open-bladed jet engine, and it’s set to...

3D Printing Industry | Kubi Sertoglu | 9 hours 4 min ago

Unique bulk metallic glass shows low-cost 3D printed jewellery potential

A Swiss research team has formulated a novel bulk metallic glass (BMG) with the properties needed to be 3D printed into high-quality precious metal parts.   Using a...

3D Printing Industry | Paul Hanaphy | 14 hours 45 min ago

Shapeshift 3D and CCM partner to custom-fit 3D printed hockey helmet liners

Montreal-based software firm Shapeshift 3D has partnered with sports goods manufacturer CCM to automate the custom-fitting of CCM’s 3D printed hockey helmet liner. While the liner...

3D Printing Industry | Hayley Everett | June 17, 2021

RPM set to develop complex elastic lattice structures using 3D printing technology

Germany-based 3D printing service provider Rapid Product Manufacturing (RPM) has been awarded a research grant to develop complex elastic lattice structures using 3D printing...

3D Printing Industry | Kubi Sertoglu | June 17, 2021

Scan the World has launched its new crowdfunding campaign on MyMiniFactory

Scan the World, the London-based 3D printable sculpture platform, has announced the launch of its new crowdfunding campaign. Since its inception in 2014, Scan the World has self-...

3D Printing Industry | Kubi Sertoglu | June 17, 2021

Voxel8 3D prints comfort-optimized insoles for Hush Puppies’ latest shoes

Boston-based digital manufacturing firm Voxel8 has revealed that it’s set to 3D print insoles en-masse for Hush Puppies’ upcoming range of designer footwear. By integrating Voxel8...

3D Printing Industry | Paul Hanaphy | June 17, 2021

ExOne surpasses global delivery of 2 million metal parts, bolsters stainless steel part production with new systems

Binder jet 3D printer manufacturer ExOne has reached a milestone with its Metal 3D Printing Adoption Center, which has now delivered more than two million metal parts to its...

3D Printing Industry | Hayley Everett | June 17, 2021

CeramTec validates heat-resistance of new e-mobility power conductor module

Ceramic specialist CeramTec has successfully tested the cooling capabilities of its new e-mobility-focused power semiconductor module.  Developed alongside Fraunhofer IISB,...

3D Printing Industry | Paul Hanaphy | June 17, 2021

Scientists set to use social media AI technology to optimize parts for 3D printing

Engineering researchers from the Department of Energy’s (DoE) Argonne National Laboratory are set to use social media AI techniques to better optimize the geometries of 3D printed...

3D Printing Industry | Kubi Sertoglu | June 17, 2021

Interview: America Makes’ Alexander Steeb on how AM can bolster supply chain resiliency

Born out of the US 3D printing industry’s Covid-19 response effort coordinated by America Makes, the 3D printing national accelerator’s Advanced Manufacturing Crisis Production...

3D Printing Industry | Hayley Everett | June 17, 2021

Nissan bolsters Barcelona factory with BCN3D 3D printing technology

Car manufacturer Nissan has begun using 3D printing technology developed by BCN3D to bolster its automotive production lines in Spain. It’s been revealed that the company’s...

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