3D Printing Materials News

Lab 3D Prints E. coli Ink for Research into Biofilms

Some of the most fascinating and/or shocking developments in 3D printing over the past decade have involved the application of biomimicry: the creation of machines, materials, or...

3DPrint.com | Matt Kremenetsky | Monday, Dec 13, 2021 8:30am EST

3D Printing News Briefs, December 11, 2021: 3D Printers, Materials, & More

In today’s 3D Printing News Briefs, we’re starting off with three new large 3D printers, before moving on to some new materials. Finally, we’ll end with serial...

3DPrint.com | Sarah Saunders | Saturday, Dec 11, 2021 8:00am EST

Micro Medical Devices to Be Developed by BMF and 4D Biomaterials

We’re still awaiting the nanobot medical revolution that was promised by science fiction decades ago and, at this point, we’re probably less and less sure that we’d want such a...

3DPrint.com | Michael Molitch-Hou | Thursday, Dec 9, 2021 9:30am EST

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 | Thursday, Dec 9, 2021 8:00am EST

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 | Thursday, Dec 9, 2021 6:48am EST

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