3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing News

Trends in Additive Manufacturing for end-use production with Desktop Metal

3D Printing Industry is taking an in depth look at how additive manufacturing is moving to production. Over the coming weeks the results of interviews with industry leading...

3D Printing Industry | Michael Petch | November 7, 2017

GreenBatch turns waste plastic into free 3D printer filament for schools

Australian engineer Darren Lomman is addressing Western Australia’s lack of plastic reprocessing facilities by turning the region’s waste plastic into 3D printer filament. Through...

3D Printing Industry | Rushabh Haria | November 6, 2017

TU Delft’s self folding tulip proves 4D printing’s potential in medicine

Professor Amir Zadpoor’s team at Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) believes that the self folding ability of 3D printed polymers could have potential for next...

3D Printing Industry | Beau Jackson | November 6, 2017

Nottingham’s 3D printed helmet ushers in a new era of natural brain scans

A £1.6 million collaborative project between scientists at the University of Nottingham and University College London (UCL) is looking to improve the way we map the human brain....

3D Printing Industry | Beau Jackson | November 6, 2017

3D printing hits the high street as Aldi launches 3D printer with MyMiniFactory

Will Christmas 2017 be the year that 3D printing takes a long anticipated hold in the homes of a wider audience? With more than 10,000 stores in 18 countries, and an estimated...

3D Printing Industry | Beau Jackson | November 6, 2017

3D printing part of Epson’s $14.9 billion 2025 revenue strategy

Japan-based Seiko Epson Corporation has announced that it will be moving into 3D printing as part of its Vision 2025 Strategy to make sales revenue to grow by 50% from 2016. It...

3D Printing Industry | Rushabh Haria | November 6, 2017

Volkswagen officials speak to the future of 3D printing in automotive

Project leads at Volkswagen high end/luxury car brands Audi and Porsche are conducting research into the benefits of 3D printing for future car production. In addition to the...

3D Printing Industry | Beau Jackson | November 6, 2017

Trends in Additive Manufacturing for end-use production with Additive Industries

3D Printing Industry is taking an in depth look at how additive manufacturing is moving to production. Over the coming weeks the results of interviews with industry leading...

3D Printing Industry | Michael Petch | November 6, 2017

$10 sensor chip and 3D printed holders help produce 3D ultrasound images

Scientists at Duke and Stanford Universities have developed a device that can register a set of 2D ultrasound images as a single 3D simulation. Central to the device, which was...

3D Printing Industry | Rushabh Haria | November 3, 2017

LASERFLEX Conflux metal 3D printer combines PBF with new process

ECN, a Netherlands based research institute, will showcase a new metal 3D printing technology at formnext 2017. ECN says Direct Multi Metal Printing is combination of a powder bed...

3D Printing Industry | Michael Petch | November 3, 2017

Google enters 3D design with Poly, focus is on VR and AI

Google has launched Poly, a 3D object library offering a one-stop shop to browse, discover and download 3D objects, some of which are suitable for remixing and 3D printing. Aimed...

3D Printing Industry | Rushabh Haria | November 3, 2017

Westinghouse chooses nuclear option for 3D printing projects due in 2018

US Nuclear Energy company Westinghouse has announced that it will be installing an additively manufactured fuel component by 2018. In doing so, it hopes to be the first company to...

3D Printing Industry | Rushabh Haria | November 3, 2017

Machines 3D host Machinarium, demonstrates 3D printing for construction

French 3D printing reseller Machines-3D recently hosted the second edition of Machinarium in Valenciennes. 3D Printing Industry attended the Machinarium to learn more about how...

3D Printing Industry | Lara Gendre | November 3, 2017

Trends in Additive Manufacturing for end-use production with HP

3D Printing Industry is taking an in depth look at how additive manufacturing is moving to production. Over the coming weeks the results of interviews with industry leading...

3D Printing Industry | Michael Petch | November 3, 2017

3D printing news Sliced, 3D Hubs, GE, Safran and Space for Giants

This edition of 3D printing news Sliced features stories from CFM International, GE, Safran, Materialise, 3D Hubs, Autodesk, HP, UniZ, Niedersachsen ADDITIV, MIT, Ohio State...

3D Printing Industry | Rushabh Haria | November 2, 2017