3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing News

GE teases details of prototype H1 binder jet 3D printer

Metal 3D printing is currently experiencing an influx of binder jetting based processes. Award winning technology from Desktop Metal and the likelihood that HP is developing a...

3D Printing Industry | Beau Jackson | December 13, 2017

TUM cracks construction of free-form 3D printed cement

As projects from the likes of Apis Cor, the IAAC, the U.S. Army and WinSun have proved, 3D printing is ripe for application in construction. In theory, in the future a robotic arm...

3D Printing Industry | Beau Jackson | December 13, 2017

Q&A: How 3D printing is advancing healthcare in Russia

Tomsk Polytechnic University, one of Russia’s leading academic institutions, recently announced they are creating 3D printed models of children’s hearts to aid surgical...

3D Printing Industry | Michael Petch | December 13, 2017

Aprecia signs pill 3D printing partnership for treatment of rare conditions

Aprecia Pharmaceuticals, the company behind the first and only FDA approved 3D printed drug Spritam, has entered into an agreement with Cycle Pharmaceuticals Ltd. based in...

3D Printing Industry | Beau Jackson | December 13, 2017

The Future of 3D Printing by Tibor van Melsem Kocsis, CEO of DiManEx

This is a guest post in our series looking at the future of 3D Printing. To celebrate 5 years of reporting on the 3D printing industry, we’ve invited industry leaders and 3D...

3D Printing Industry | The Future of 3D Printing | December 13, 2017

3D printing news Sliced MIT, Kratzer, Rocket Lab, Nanoscribe, Relativity Space and Horizon Zero Dawn

Read on for an update on all the latest 3D printing news in design, research, applications and business news including Relativity Space’s test firing and detailed models...

3D Printing Industry | Beau Jackson | December 12, 2017

Polymaker launches two new TPU-based 3D printing materials

3D printing materials company Polymaker has launched two new products for FFF 3D printing in conjunction with German materials specialists Covestro. Shanghai-based Polymaker,...

3D Printing Industry | Rushabh Haria | December 12, 2017

Akili Labs makes medical field testing ten times cheaper using 3D printing

South African biotech startup Akili Labs has developed FieldLab, an accurate, affordable and portable 3D printed diagnostics lab that can cost as little as $1,500, or one-tenth of...

3D Printing Industry | Rushabh Haria | December 12, 2017

Indaero lands major Airbus suppliers using Stratasys 3D printed ULTEM

Spanish aerospace and engineering company Indaero has secured the business of a number of Tier 1 and Tier 2 Airbus suppliers. The new contracts, including one with Aernnova...

3D Printing Industry | Beau Jackson | December 12, 2017

Q&A with Cedarville professor 3D printing human tissue scaffolds

Cedarville University in Ohio has conducted research on the 3D printing of human tissue scaffolds. The team says the technology, “has tremendous potential for regrowing bone.”...

3D Printing Industry | Michael Petch | December 12, 2017

Australian Dental Industry Association to help redefine medical 3D printing

The Australian Dental Industry Association (ADIA) has announced that it will be supporting Australia’s Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) to make regulatory changes in...

3D Printing Industry | Beau Jackson | December 12, 2017

UC San Diego 3D prints world’s first sea turtle brace for rescued reptile

An injured Loggerhead sea turtle has been given a new lease of life thanks to a 3D printed brace manufactured by the Geisel Library Digital Media Lab at UC San Diego and fitted by...

3D Printing Industry | Rushabh Haria | December 11, 2017

3D printed steel discovery could make “the next generation of structural alloys”

In material development, strength and ductility can be considered as opposite ends of a rope. As the level of one property improves, the quality of the other lessens. So it is in...

3D Printing Industry | Beau Jackson | December 11, 2017

Yale journal looks at impact of 3D printing on health and environment

A special edition of the “Journal of Industrial Ecology,” a peer-reviewed scientific journal produced by the Center for Industrial Ecology (CIE) at the Yale School of Forestry...

3D Printing Industry | Rushabh Haria | December 11, 2017

SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital and Stratasys open medical 3D printing Center of Excellence

Stratasys and SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital, based in St. Louis, Missouri, have opened an advanced 3D printing “Center of Excellence”. The pediatric...

3D Printing Industry | Michael Petch | December 11, 2017