Category Archives: Vicki Holt

Protolabs joins MIT’s new center for Additive and Digital Advanced Production Technologies

Protolabs, a manufacturing and 3D printing service bureau based in Minnesota, has become a founding member of the new Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Center for Additive and Digital Advanced Production Technologies (ADAPT). ADAPT focuses on scaling new manufacturing technology through research; ts consortium consists of Renishaw, Autodesk, Volkswagen, Bosch, Formlabs, BigRep, Mimaki, Dentsply Sirona, General […]

Protolabs reports record $115.4M revenue for Q3 2018, 25% increase in 3D printing

SLS post processing. Photo via ProtolabsAward winning on demand manufacturing provider Protolabs (NYSE:PRLB) has reported record revenue in its third quarter 2018 financial results. The lastest financial results include a 25% increase in revenue for its 3D Printing segment. Total revenue for the three months ended September 30, 2018, was $115.4 million, a 31% increase on the same period in 2017, which was […]

GE Additive launches Manufacturing Partner Network with Protolabs, Carpenter and Burloak

More 3D printing news from this week’s Farnborough International Airshow as GE Additive launches a Manufacturing Partner Network (MPN). The MPN is described by GE Additive as an “Ecosystem approach” that will create “an open, competitive market”. The goal of the MPN is to tackle several issues the 3D printing industry must resolve before the […]

Protolabs reports record revenue with double digit growth in 3D printing

Protolabs (NYSE: PRLB) financial results for the fourth quarter and full year 2017 report a record turnover for the Minnesota headquartered on-demand manufacturer. With expertise in CNC milling, injection molding and 3D printing, the leading digital enterprise turned over $94.2 million in Q4 2017, a 30.2% increase on revenue of $72.4 million in the same period in 2016 […]

Protolabs reports record revenue with double digit growth in 3D printing

Protolabs (NYSE: PRLB) financial results for the fourth quarter and full year 2017 report a record turnover for the Minnesota headquartered on-demand manufacturer. With expertise in CNC milling, injection molding and 3D printing, the leading digital enterprise turned over $94.2 million in Q4 2017, a 30.2% increase on revenue of $72.4 million in the same period in 2016 […]

Proto Labs expands capacity with $120M acquisition of Rapid Manufacturing Group

Proto Labs (NYSE: PRLB), the global manufacturing and 3D printing service bureau, has announced that it will acquire Rapid Manufacturing Group, LLC (RAPID). The terms of the deal have been announced as “a purchase price of $120 million consisting of $110 million in cash and $10 million in Proto Labs stock. RAPID’s 2017 annual revenue […]

Proto Labs to make largest ever investment, expanding 3D printing business

Proto Labs (NYSE:PRLB) has announced a €4 million investment in new manufacturing technology and upgrades to their facilities. The news follows last week’s announcement that the rapid prototyping and on-demand manufacturer made record revenues for the second quarter of 2017. Proto Labs most recent financial results show that the company generated $82.0 million in revenue. […]

Proto Labs reports continued 3D printing revenue growth for second quarter 2017

Rapid manufacturing company Proto Labs (NYSE:PRLB) has announced record revenues for the second quarter of 2017 with 3D printing revenue up 11.9%. The Minnesota-based company reported total revenue for the second quarter as $82.0 million, up 9.4% over the same period in 2016. Proto Labs’ manufacturing processes include injection molding, CNC machining and 3D printing. […]