3D Printing Materials News

3D Printing News Briefs, December 9, 2021: Business, Materials, & Research

A partnership between Prima Additive and Materialise is first up in today’s 3D Printing News Briefs, followed by news on a headquarters expansion from PrinterPrezz. Service...

3DPrint.com | Sarah Saunders | 1 hour 2 min ago

BMW i Ventures invests in “breakthrough” gel 3D printing developer Rapid Liquid Print

Automotive manufacturer BMW’s strategic investment arm BMW i Ventures has provided seed funding to elastomer 3D printing start-up Rapid Liquid Print (RLP).  Licensed...

3D Printing Industry | Paul Hanaphy | 2 hours 15 min ago

14Trees to build largest 3D printed affordable housing project in Kenya

14Trees, a joint venture between building materials specialist LafargeHolcim and CDC Group, the UK’s publicly owned impact investor, is building Africa’s largest 3D printed...

3D Printing Industry | Hayley Everett | Monday, Dec 6, 2021 1:49pm EST

Researchers evaluate nanoparticle-infused 3D printed materials from recycled plastic via machine learning

Researchers from the Dhaka University of Engineering and Technology have developed and analyzed 3D printed nanoparticle-infused plastic materials using machine learning techniques...

3D Printing Industry | Hayley Everett | Monday, Dec 6, 2021 8:26am EST

3D Printing Webinar and Event Roundup: December 5, 2021

We’ve got another busy week of webinars and events to tell you about, with topics ranging from aviation and medical 3D printing to a town hall meeting, biomaterials, SLA...

3DPrint.com | Sarah Saunders | Sunday, Dec 5, 2021 8:30am EST

ORNL develops unique polymer binder that can be 3D printed into parts with “exceptional strength”

Researchers at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) have announced the development of a novel water-soluble plastic binder that can be added to 3D printing materials and jetted...

3D Printing Industry | Paul Hanaphy | Friday, Dec 3, 2021 9:00am EST

3D Printing News Briefs, December 1st, 2021: Filaments, Funding, & More

In today’s 3D Printing News Briefs, BASF has made two of its Ultrafuse filaments available for the Zortrax M300 Dual 3D printer. Moving to business, a consortium led by...

3DPrint.com | Sarah Saunders | Wednesday, Dec 1, 2021 10:00am EST

Researchers develop microscopic color-changing gas sensors using 3D printing technology

Researchers from Trinity College Dublin and the SFI Research Centre for Advanced Materials and BioEngineering Research (AMBER) have developed a novel set of microscopic gas...

3D Printing Industry | Kubi Sertoglu | Wednesday, Dec 1, 2021 3:00am EST

TRUMPF & Aconity3D Partner with Equispheres for Metal Powder 3D Printing

Ontario-based materials engineering firm Equispheres brought in a good amount of investment funding in 2020 to help scale production of its metal 3D printing powder, which it...

3DPrint.com | Sarah Saunders | Monday, Nov 29, 2021 9:00am EST

Northeastern scientists bring space and medical applications to life with living 3D printable material

Researchers from Northeastern University have devised a 3D printable living material capable of growing and healing itself.  The proof-of-concept study sought to harness the...

3D Printing Industry | Hayley Everett | Friday, Nov 26, 2021 5:44am EST

AIM3D announces its ExAM 510 3D printer at Formnext – technical specifications and pricing

AIM3D, a Germany-based developer of multi-material 3D printing technology, has announced the launch of its latest 3D printer at Formnext 2021. Operating on the firm’s proprietary...

3D Printing Industry | Kubi Sertoglu | Wednesday, Nov 24, 2021 2:09pm EST

US Navy Awards MatterHackers $5M for Ultimaker 3D Printers & Training

With a selection of over 70 desktop 3D printers and more than 2,000 materials, it’s no wonder that California company MatterHackers is the biggest USA-based retailer of...

3DPrint.com | Sarah Saunders | Wednesday, Nov 24, 2021 9:00am EST

Renishaw unveils new RenAM 500 Flex 3D printers with simplified powder handling systems at Formnext

UK-based engineering firm Renishaw (RSW) has launched two new versions of its RenAM 500 3D printer with upgraded powder handling capabilities at the Formnext trade show. ...

3D Printing Industry | Paul Hanaphy | Tuesday, Nov 23, 2021 9:21am EST

Snapmaker introduces 10W High Power Laser Module and launches Black Friday sale

Shenzhen-based 3D printer provider Snapmaker has released a new 10W High Power Laser Module as an add-on to its 3D printer ecosystem. Featuring a laser beam combiner, the module...

3D Printing Industry | Hayley Everett | Monday, Nov 22, 2021 6:53am EST

Chromatic 3D Materials raises $5 million to commercialize 3D printing elastomeric material technology

3D printing material developer Chromatic 3D Materials has raised more than $5 million in its latest funding round led by space start-up venture capital firm, Embedded Ventures....

3D Printing Industry | Hayley Everett | Monday, Nov 22, 2021 6:38am EST