Automotive 3D Printing News

DyeMansion launches ColorsX series to optimize 3D prints for automotive and lifestyle sectors

At RAPID + TCT, German automated post-processing provider DyeMansion has launched an extended series of coloring solutions called ColorsX for the finishing of end-use 3D printed...

3D Printing Industry | Anas Essop | Wednesday, May 22, 2019 12:31pm EDT

BMBF project IDAM to enable metallic 3D printing in automotive series production

On March 27, 2019, the joint project IDAM held its kick-off meeting in Munich, which was intended to lead the way for furthering the use of AM processes in automotive series... | Wednesday, Apr 17, 2019 1:23pm EDT

Big Push in Germany to Enable 3D Printing in Automotive Industry

3D printing and additive manufacturing have become a matter of national importance in Germany, and to the automotive industry overall. Several organizations—along with the ongoing... | Bridget O'Neal | Wednesday, Apr 17, 2019 11:28am EDT

BMW Group kicks off project for serial automotive additive manufacturing

The BMW Group has launched what promises to be a landmark project for the introduction of serial additive manufacturing into the automotive industry. Named the “...

3D Printing Industry | Beau Jackson | Wednesday, Apr 17, 2019 6:58am EDT

Audi is increasingly using polymer 3D printing in automotive production

German automobile manufacturer Audi AG is expanding the use of 3D printers in production. Custom-designed and locally printed auxiliary tools from the 3D printer help employees on... | Wednesday, Apr 10, 2019 10:09am EDT

Siemens and EDAG collaborate to accelerate additive manufacturing in automotive

Siemens has strengthened its additive manufacturing partnership with EDAG Group, a German-based provider of automotive engineering services. Together, the partners developed the...

3D Printing Industry | Tia Vialva | Monday, Apr 8, 2019 6:49am EDT

RAPID + TCT 2019 preview: strong schedule adds automotive track for Detroit

North America’s largest additive manufacturing event RAPID + TCT has announced its schedule for 2019. Hosted at the Cobo Center in Detroit, Michigan, from May 20 – 23, the...

3D Printing Industry | Beau Jackson | Monday, Mar 25, 2019 7:54am EDT

3D Printing the Automotive Industry: Series Intro

Chicago Auto Show 2019 This series is going to be about 3D printing in automobiles. Additive manufacturing and the automobile industry go hand in hand. In this series, we will... | Ese Osaghae | Wednesday, Mar 13, 2019 2:13pm EDT

SLM Solutions and Bugatti driving automotive sector with metal 3D printed parts

SLM Solutions, a German provider of metal additive manufacturing systems, has released more information about working with Bugatti, the French manufacturer of high-performance...

3D Printing Industry | Tia Vialva | Tuesday, Mar 12, 2019 1:04pm EDT

Swinburne robot constructs automotive repair using 3D printing

Swinburne University of Technology has collaborated with Sydney-based industrial automation firm Tradiebot Industries and automotive aftercare company AMA Group to 3D print a...

3D Printing Industry | Anas Essop | Monday, Mar 11, 2019 12:45pm EDT

Ford made history with largest metal 3D printed automotive part for Ken Block’s Hoonitruck

American motor giant Ford is putting 3D printing technology to a variety of uses, resulting in vehicles—real and replica—of the highest quality. | Wednesday, Jan 30, 2019 5:19am EST

Carbon and Ford Expanding Collaboration for Automotive 3D Printing Solutions

Digital manufacturing company Carbon and the Ford Motor Company, which recently announced the opening of its new Advanced Manufacturing Center in Michigan, have revealed that they... | Sarah Saunders | Thursday, Jan 17, 2019 3:26pm EST

3D Printing an Improved DMLS Automotive Component Using Topology Optimization and DfAM

Engineers frequently use topology optimization to optimize the design and layout of parts to create lightweight and optimized structures. The technology often results in organic,... | Clare Scott | Wednesday, Nov 28, 2018 5:15am EST

Results of Daimler and BMW AutoAdd Project Show that 3D Printing for Mass Production in Automotive Industry is Possible

Within the framework of the “Photonic Process Chains” funding initiative by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF), several partners – two... | Sarah Saunders | Monday, Nov 26, 2018 3:00pm EST

BMBF project creates novel concepts for metal 3D printing in automotive production

The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) project has concluded after three years of examining the “Integration of Additive Manufacturing Processes in...

3D Printing Industry | Tia Vialva | Monday, Nov 26, 2018 11:01am EST