Category Archives: digital thread

Boeing collaborates with Assembrix to secure 3D printing

3D printing is a hotbed of intellectual property (IP) and, as a number of projects have proved, its protection can be just as lucrative as the innovation. In the aerospace industry especially, where competition runs high and products remain in development for a number of years, IP protection is a primary concern. In a new Memorandum of […]

Sculpteo releases Fabpilot smoother 3D printing workflow solution

Cloud 3D printing service Sculpteo has released its end-to-end 3D printing solution platform Fabpilot “for more agility and flexibility” in manufacturing “than ever before.” Like other digital thread solutions, Fabpilot is a software designed to connect every part of the production process, allowing seamless tracking of an object from its materials and design, right through […]

3D Printing Studios partners with SAP Distributed Manufacturing

3D Printing Studios, an industrial 3D printing and technology services provider with bases in Singapore, Sydney and Melbourne, has partnered with SAP Distributed Manufacturing to scale up customer collaboration in the Asia Pacific Japan (APJ) region. Launched April 2017, SAP Distributed Manufacturing is a system that connects customers with service providers to “make 3D printing a […]

DiManEx raises $2.7million for additive manufacturing supply chain platform

DiManEx, headquartered in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, is a company dedicated to optimizing its customers’ supply chains through digitization, and identifying potential savings using 3D printing. In series A funding the young company, founded in 2015, has raised $2.7 million to extend the product for a fast-growing customer base. Transforming the supply chain The self-professed goal of […]

Sciaky strengthens market position with Siemens PLM partnership

Metal 3D printing specialist Sciaky has announced that it will be joining Siemens’ PLM Software Solution Partner Program. As a partner in software and technology, Sciaky will integrate the company’s product lifecycle management systems into its manufacturing processes, creating a digital thread between concept design and the end customer. Adoption of the software has been made […]