Category Archives: Marc Saunders

The insiders view of AMUG 2018 with ANSYS, Carbon, Renishaw and more

April was a busy month for the 3D printing industry and featured two must attend events. 3D Printing Industry was of course at last weeks RAPID + TCT and also AMUG 2018 earlier in the month. What began in 1988 as user group for the owners of 3D Systems equipment has grown to become the […]

nTopology CEO gives insight into generative design after raising $7.6M

New York based nTopology has raised $7.6M to enhance its generative design software. The funding round was led by Data Collective and Root Ventures. nTopology recently returned from exhibiting at formnext 2017. I caught up with Brad Rothenberg, nTopology co-founder and CEO, to learn more about how the funds will be used. “Formnext was awesome,” […]

Renishaw and Identify3D offer industrial answer to IP protection

OEM Renishaw has collaborated with software company Identify3D to produce an end-to-end, secure digital manufacturing process. The collaboration between Renishaw and Identify3D will deliver secure manufacturing to supply chains in the aerospace, automotive, defence and medical sectors, as these industries make the leap to 3D printing. Denial, compromise, sabotage, disaster The issue of protecting intellectual property […]

Investment in 3D bioprinting and tech demo centers advances

Investment in the 3D printing industry is picking up again after the summer break. In this round-up of recent additive manufacturing business and investment news we look at fund raising plans for several 3D bioprinting ventures, investment in high-tech centers across the world and increasing collaboration designed to bring additive manufacturing to end use production. […]

Renishaw and Aeromet advancing use of aluminum alloy for additive manufacturing

Renishaw and Aeromet International Limited have announced they are working together to establish additive manufacturing process parameters and material properties for Aeromet’s A20X® aluminum alloy. Aeromet supply aluminum and magnesium castings to the Aerospace and Defence Industries. Customers include Rolls-Royce, Boeing, Safran and Airbus. The international company has UK facilities in Worcester and Kent, together […]