Category Archives: America Makes

GE and LLNL to develop commercial multi-beam metal 3D printer

Under a project funded by national 3D printing development partner America Makes, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) is developing a commercial-grade, metal additive manufacturing system. Designed and built in collaboration with GE Global Research, the aim of the project is to develop a platform that could cut metal processing times in half. A research-grade, open-architecture metal 3D […]

Sciaky Inc. joins ADAPT to develop metal 3D printing

Chicago-based metal 3D printers manufacturer, Sciaky Inc., has joined the Alliance for the Development of Additive Processing Technologies (ADAPT), a Colorado-based industry-academia consortium. Through this collaboration, the company will further the development of AM and expand the applications of its Electron Beam Additive Manufacturing (EBAM) systems to the aerospace industry and other manufacturing sectors. Electron beam melting  […]

3D Printing Industry News Sliced: BMW, America Makes, Additive Industries, Airwolf3D

In this edition of Sliced, the 3D Printing Industry news digest, we collect stories about a 3D printing tent sale, changes to the IN(3D)USTRY fair, as well as a new funding operation for America Makes and an update on how Brexit will affect manufacturing.  3D printing saves Olympic career German multinational automotive company BMW has used […]

Stratasys and Rapid Prototype+Manufacturing classify ULTEM 9085 for America Makes members

Stratasys and Rapid Prototype+Manufacturing (rp+m), an Ohio-based 3D printing service bureau, has produced a comprehensive guide on the engineering-grade ULTEM 9085 resin used in FDM/FFF 3D printing. The ULTEM 9085 Type I Database details the physical and mechanical properties and processing parameters of the material. The guidebook is now available to the Youngstown-based AM accelerator America Makes […]

America Makes awards ASU and PADT with $800,000 to advance 3D printing post-processes

America Makes, has awarded $800,000 in matching funds to Arizona State University (ASU) for a Directed Project Opportunity to advance post-processing methods for additive manufacturing. This project includes Phoenix Analysis and Design Technologies (PADT) an Arizona-based engineering and 3D printing service provider, high-pressure technology specialist Quintus Technologies, and Phoenix Heat Treating, a provider of metal heat treatments. “Our […]

3D printing jobs and AM careers update, Formlabs, Formetrix, SME and more

If you’re on the lookout for 3D printing jobs, or wish to hire experts in 3D printing, our free service is a must visit. We have new additive manufacturing jobs in software engineering, corporate strategy, sales and managerial positions, to name a few. Want to get started in the industry? Read our guide on how […]

F-22 Raptor fitted with 3D printed titanium part

Metal additive manufacturing takes another step forward as Hill Air Force Base announces the successful installation of a 3D printed titanium part for the F-22 jet. The F-22 Raptor fighter jet has a maximum speed of 1500 mph and costs $412M. Manufacturer, Lockheed Martin, says “The F-22 is the world’s most dominant fighter.” A total […]

3D Printing Industry review of the year October 2018

For the 3D printing industry, October 2018 was a month of progress and milestones. This month brought an extinct species back to life, and Apple’s 3D printer closer to birth. Flying higher with 3D printing October was a big month for GE Additive. The company announced a landmark event in the history of aviation and […]

America Makes gibt Preisträger bekannt

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America Makes, ein in Ohio ansässiger Beschleuniger für die additive Fertigung, hat die Preisträger von zwei Directed-Project-Opportunities bekannt gegeben: Beschleunigung der ALSAM (Acceleration of Large-Scale Additive Manufacturing ) und AAPT (Advancing Additive Manufacturing Post-Processing Techniques). Diese werden von dem Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) mit insgesamt 5 Mio. USD finanziert. ALSAM Das Ziel des ALSAM-Projekts besteht [...]

Der Beitrag America Makes gibt Preisträger bekannt erschien zuerst auf – The Independent AM Magazine.

$2.6M funding awarded in America Makes’ 3D printing research projects

America Makes, an Ohio-based additive manufacturing accelerator, has announced the awardees of two Directed Project Opportunities: Acceleration of Large-Scale Additive Manufacturing (ALSAM) and Advancing Additive Manufacturing Post-Processing Techniques (AAPT). Additive manufacturing roadmap America Makes, founded by the U.S Department of Defense (DoD), is part of the Manufacturing USA network, along with thirteen more institutions and […]