3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing News

Sciaky strengthens market position with Siemens PLM partnership

Metal 3D printing specialist Sciaky has announced that it will be joining Siemens’ PLM Software Solution Partner Program. As a partner in software and technology, Sciaky...

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

WASP 3D printing takes center stage in backdrop at the opera in Rome

For one of its latest set designs, the prestigious Teatro dell’Opera di Roma in Italy has enlisted the help of large-scale 3D printer manufacturer WASP. The set has been...

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

Stratasys beats earnings expectations, 3D printing still has “untapped potential”

Stratasys (NASDAQ:SSYS) has posted financial returns for second quarter of 2017. Revenue at the 3D printing company was $170.0 million, a $2 million decrease on the comparative...

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

MIT CSAIL optomizes multimaterial 3D printing by the voxel

Most objects that perform a function in our daily lives are made from more than one material. As such, uncovering a code to crack multimaterial capabilities is one of the core...

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

Renishaw and Aeromet advancing use of aluminum alloy for additive manufacturing

Renishaw and Aeromet International Limited have announced they are working together to establish additive manufacturing process parameters and material properties for Aeromet...

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

Materialise reports surge in 3D printing for end part manufacturing

Materialise NV (NASDAQ:MTLS) has reported financial results for the second quarter of 2017, and business is booming. Headquartered in Leuven, Belgium the company is one of the...

3D Printing Industry | Michael Petch | August 8, 2017

Nano Dimension sets pace for 2017 reporting increased revenue in Q2

With continued sales of the DragonFly 2020, 3D printed electronics company Nano Dimension (NASDAQ: NNDM) has released its financial results for the second quarter of 2017. Making...

3D Printing Industry | Beau Jackson | August 8, 2017

Sixense and Vive Studios launch updated MakeVR Pro with added precision

Teaming virtual reality (VR) with computer aided design (CAD), MakeVR enables 3D printing from a HTC Vive headset. The first generation of the application was launched March 2017...

3D Printing Industry | Beau Jackson | August 8, 2017

FAMU awarded $4.9m for 3D printing micro and biomedical materials

In the latest wave of grants from the U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF) Florida A&M University (FAMU) and the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering have received an award for $...

3D Printing Industry | Beau Jackson | August 8, 2017

San Francisco college to invest $350k in new MakerSpaces

The City College of San Francisco (CCSF) has received a $350,000 grant to develop a new Maker Sphere. Speaking to the San Francisco Examiner CCSF’s Jeff Hamilton explained, “We...

3D Printing Industry | Michael Petch | August 8, 2017

UCF and UT win $400k for micro 3D printed light-bending research

The University of Central Florida (UCF) and the University of Texas (UT) have won a collaborative research award from the National Science Foundation (NSF). Over the course of...

3D Printing Industry | Beau Jackson | August 7, 2017

BigRep receives “double digit” millions during latest funding round

Berlin’s large-format 3D printing specialists BigRep are living up to their name. The 3D printer manufacturer has announced their current funding round is already in the “double...

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

Nikon Metrology qualifies 3D printed hip implants at Ortho Baltic

As previously reported in relation to 3D printed pills and medical devices, product certification and qualification is a challenge to the progress of additive manufacturing in...

3D Printing Industry | Beau Jackson | August 7, 2017

Cardiac conduction system visualised using 3D printing

New research is using 3D printing to advance understanding and treatment of abnormal heart rhythms. The heart is the most important organ in the human body. Understanding how the...

3D Printing Industry | Ben Irons | August 7, 2017

U.S. Navy’s 3D printed CICADA drone is ready to drop

Equipped with a 3D printed fuselage, the U.S. Naval Research Laboratory’s (NRL) CICADA drone is ready for a commercial partner to take the technology to the next level....

3D Printing Industry | Beau Jackson | August 7, 2017