Category Archives: Business

Stratasys financial results for 2018, strong cash reserves and update on new products

Leading 3D printer OEM Stratasys (NASDAQ: SSYS) has published its financial accounts for 2018. During today’s call with investors and analysts, full year revenue was reported as $663.2 million, generating a net loss of $11.0 million. Comparative figures for 2017 were $668.4 million and a loss of $40.0 million respectively. The revenue results come in below […]

First GEFERTEC metal 3D printer in Poland installed at the Institute of Non-Ferrous Metals

The first GEFERTEC Arc403 metal 3D printer has been installed in Poland at the Institute of Non-Ferrous Metals (Instytut Metali Nieżelaznych/IMN). With this system, GEFERTEC, the German-based developer and provider of 3DMP metal 3D printers and technology, will further IMN’s development and refinement of industrial additive manufacturing batch materials for the aerospace and automotive sectors. […]

First GEFERTEC metal 3D printer in Poland installed at the Institute of Non-Ferrous Metals

The first GEFERTEC Arc403 metal 3D printer has been installed in Poland at the Institute of Non-Ferrous Metals (Instytut Metali Nieżelaznych/IMN). With this system, GEFERTEC, the German-based developer and provider of 3DMP metal 3D printers and technology, will further IMN’s development and refinement of industrial additive manufacturing batch materials for the aerospace and automotive sectors. […]

Fictiv secures $33 million in Series C funding round to transform digital manufacturing

California-based on-demand manufacturing platform, Fictiv, has received $33 million in Series C funding. The latest funding will be used to automate the manufacturing workflow. Founded by Dave Evans and Nate Evans, Fictiv couples AI with a range of manufacturing methods such as 3D printing, CNC, injection molding and urethane casting to streamline production. As we reported in […]

Roboze partners with Neofab, expands high-temperature 3D printing in France

Roboze, an Italian industrial 3D printer manufacturer, has expanded its presence in Europe through a partnership with Neofab, a 3D printing consultancy business based in Le Mans, France. This strategic collaboration aims to address the growing demand for additive manufacturing production in France, using Roboze’s high-temperature 3D printing technology. Guillaume Coudreuse, Web Marketing Project Manager […]

3D Systems reports earnings for 2018, shifts focus to 3D printer materials and software

South Carolina-headquartered, award-winning 3D printer manufacturer 3D Systems (NYSE: DDD) has announced its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year 2018. Headline revenue for FY2018 was reported at $687.7 million, up 6% on FY2017 which was $646.1 million. Of this total, Q4 2018 revenue accounted for $180.7 million. Q4 2017’s revenue was $177.3 million. The strong […]

Carbon and Shapeways partnership expands access to Digital Light Synthesis 3D Printing technology

Carbon, based in Silicon Valley, has partnered with Shapeways, a 3D printing marketplace and service bureau, expanding access to its Digital Light Synthesis (DLS) additive manufacturing technology and materials. Remarking on the collaboration, Greg Kress, CEO of Shapeways said, “Shapeways is on a mission to make 3D printing technology accessible to every entrepreneur who strives […]

Prodways beats targets with 120% growth in 3D printing for FY2018

French industrial 3D printer provider Prodways Group has reported its financial earnings for fourth quarter and full year 2018. Exceeding objectives, FY2018 revenue was reported at €60.9 million, up 75% on FY2017 which was €34.8 million. Of this total, the Systems division, which includes all Prodways 3D printers, 3D software and materials, experienced a significant rise year-over-year […]

AMUG announce awardees of 2019 3D printing scholarships

The Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG) has revealed the recipients of its 3D printing scholarships. The first, the Randy Stevens Scholarship, has been awarded to Wenchao Zhou, Ph.D., an assistant professor in the Department of Engineering at the University of Arkansas. The second, the Guy E. Bourdeau Scholarship, has been gifted to Victoria Sears, a […]

3DEO to double metal 3D printer production capacity in first quarter of 2019

3DEO, Inc., a metal 3D printed part provider based in Los Angeles, has announced it is increasing its production capability over twofold for the first quarter of 2019. The expansion for 3DEO comes as a response to greater customer demand, with the company experiencing significant growth in 2018, its second full year of operation. Matt […]