3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing News

3DCeram strategic partnership as Japan’s Sinto becomes majority shareholder

3DCeram, a French 3D printing OEM and service bureau specialising in 3D printing ceramic components and art, has announced a partnership with Sinto, a Japanese foundry equipment...

3D Printing Industry | Rushabh Haria | October 10, 2017

WFIRM 3D bioprinted Body on a Chip responds to billion dollar screening deficiency

On average, 90% of new drugs developed by pharmaceutical companies in the U.S. fail to make it to a commercial market due to inadequacy of the current screening process. As a...

3D Printing Industry | Beau Jackson | October 9, 2017

America Makes creates 3D printing education ACADEMI

America Makes is the US national additive manufacturing innovation institute, based in Youngstown, Ohio. The Lanterman Group is a 3D printing consultancy, chaired by Anthony...

3D Printing Industry | Rushabh Haria | October 9, 2017

UK Additive Manufacturing National Strategy 2018-25 published

AM UK, an independent, government-backed collaboration, has published a new Additive Manufacturing National Strategy. Over 44 pages a vision to bring together industry, academia,...

3D Printing Industry | Michael Petch | October 9, 2017

3D printing helps separate CO2 needed for refrigerators and fizzy drinks

Collecting carbon dioxide is important in many commercial applications including the manufacture of fizzy drinks, refrigeration, oil recovery and alkaline water treatment....

3D Printing Industry | Beau Jackson | October 9, 2017

PieceMaker makes peace with Toys’R’Us collapse to expand 3D printing operations

PieceMaker is a Pittsburgh-based company that originally launched in 2013 as a producer of 3D printed toys for the likes of Nickelodeon and Toys’R’Us. It has also created its own...

3D Printing Industry | Rushabh Haria | October 9, 2017

NIIST 3D prints wearable electronic textiles for remote response

A multidisciplinary research group led by Kuzhichalil Peethambharan Surendran at the National Institute for Interdisciplinary Science and Technology (NIIST), India, has released...

3D Printing Industry | Beau Jackson | October 9, 2017

Further details on €1.6 billion BASF Solvay deal, new 3D printing division to benefit

BASF, the largest chemical producer in the world, will acquire Solvay’s global polyamide business. The deal is valued at €1.6 billion with the transaction scheduled to complete in...

3D Printing Industry | Michael Petch | October 9, 2017

No shape is too complex for 3D printing Austrian construction firm Overtec

3D printing buildings in Europe has seen a steady process this year. Denmark’s 3D Printhuset has only just laid the foundations for its project, and BatiPrint3D is completing its...

3D Printing Industry | Rushabh Haria | October 9, 2017

How iMed Tech is using 3D printing to transform the lives of cancer survivors

iMed Tech is a South African med-tech start up that chiefly employs young female engineers, and produces prosthetics for cancer patients and burn victims.  While surgically placed...

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

Greg Zumwalt’s 3D printed Mechanical Models

This is an article in our series looking at how 3D printing is used around the world and at ways to get involved with 3D printing. You can read more articles in this series here,...

3D Printing Industry | 3D Printing Industry | October 6, 2017

3D printing news Sliced with Materialise, Additive Industries, Elephab, and WASP

Today’s 3D printing news Sliced features updates from Materialise, Additive Industries, Precision AMD, WASP, 4WEB Medical, TU Wien, TreeD, Keene Village Plastics, Powder &...

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

Sciaky EBAM metal 3D printing system wins award from U.S. President

Sciaky, Inc., based in Chicago, has won the President’s “E” Award. A U.S. subsidiary of Phillips Service Industries, Inc. (PSI), Sciaky is the manufacturer of the EBAM metal...

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

“3D Hubs is dead” CEO Bram de Zwart responds to critics

In a thread started on reddit, 3D printing service platform 3D Hubs has been reported “dead” in the sense of its definition as a hub. The thread was initially started...

3D Printing Industry | Beau Jackson | October 5, 2017

voxeljet launches PolyPor C2 advanced plastic 3D printing process

Industrial 3D printer manufacturer voxeljet (FRA:VX8A), headquartered in Germany, has announced the release of a new plastic 3D printing process for its VX200 system. The...

3D Printing Industry | Beau Jackson | October 5, 2017