Additive & 3D Printing - Articles, Stories & Interviews


We delve into how automation in metal AM post processing is setting a new industry standard, and how companies like Rivelin Robotics are leading this change with their Netshape® Robots to unlock new productivity and efficiency gains.

Expanding US-based Additive Manufacturing Services

Fictiv’s robust digital supply chain infrastructure is growing every day. We have a highly vetted network of US-based additive manufacturing partners like Jabil Additive that enable customers to get the highest quality 3D printed parts delivered quickly

Companies Collaborate to Build Giant Guitar Installation in Liverpool

Diamond Precision Engineering was tasked with making a giant guitar to mark the 80th birthday of Sir Paul McCartney.

Why 3D Metal Printing Is Key to the Future of Aerospace Engineering

The aerospace industry constantly pushes the boundaries of what's possible, and the demand for advanced manufacturing techniques has never been more critical. This pursuit of innovation has led to a significant shift toward 3D metal printing.

Additive at Scale Uses Essentium Technology to Create an Asset Tracking Solution in 60 Days

Using the Essentium High Speed Extrusion (HSE™) 180 ST 3D Printing Platform and Essentium PCTG-Z, Additive at Scale partnered with Blues Wireless to design and manufacture 100 pilot units for an asset tracking solution for a multinational chemical company in just 60 days.

Precision Tools Hot Off the Press at Paul Horn

Tübingen-based precision tools manufacturer Paul Horn GmbH is testing the boundaries of additive manufacturing. Behind this venture is a push to gain the competitive edge and offer customers the best possible solutions.

Unleashing the Potential: Quality Validation in Additive Manufacturing

As the adoption of AM grows across sectors ranging from aerospace to medical devices, one critical challenge remains: ensuring the quality and reliability of 3D printed components.

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Today, Micro-Additive Manufacturing (Micro-AM) solution like the Tera 250vx from Nano Dimension can additively manufacture or 3D print micro parts and components only previously possible through the use of micro injection molding.

The Future of Computer Aided Manufacturing & Fabrication

Playing a key role in ensuring that automation is incorporated into the fabrication process helps to keep things moving along as quickly and efficiently as possible for manufacturing businesses around the world.

What's in store for 2024: Top 5 industry trends

The manufacturing industry is undergoing significant changes due to the swift advancement of technology and evolving global dynamics.

Additive & 3D Printing - News Headlines

Nexa3D Adds Two New North American Dental Partners and Three Resin Materials

Nexa3D expands its dental presence in North America and continues to deliver on open-source platform promise by adding three new Pac-Dent resins to its expanding portfolio of validated dental materials

Authentise Secures 3 Grants to Advance Digital Thread for Additive Manufacturing

Authentise and partners secure 3 grants to drive Additive Manufacturing (AM) applications and make the process more secure and efficient.

TRUMPF and Elementum 3D Solve INTENSE Cycles' Redesign Challenge

Reimagining and improving the iconic INTENSE M1 downhill bike's suspension required additive manufacturing to produce its new central "backbone" bottom bracket/suspension foundation

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