Category Archives: BCN3D Technologies

3D Printing Industry Awards 2019 Start-up of the Year update

Who are the leading 3D printing start-ups? There is still time to make a nomination in the 2019 3D Printing Industry Awards. There are 20 categories in total, spanning the additive manufacturing ecosystem of materials, hardware and software. This year, as always, 3D Printing Startup of the Year is shaping up to be one of […]

3D Printing News Sliced GoldenEye, Renishaw, Techniplas, Intel

3D printing to preserve dinosaur fossils; bringing back GoldenEye 007; metal powder production in China; 3D athlete tracking – all this and more inside today’s edition of Sliced, our 3D printing news digest. 3D print your own Golden Gun Conservationists from the Birmingham Museums Trust have used 3D printing to replace some of the missing bones […]

40 3D printing experts, leaders and CEO’s comment on the key events of 2018

The annual 3D Printing Industry review of the year has more insights from additive manufacturing and 3D printing experts than ever. We invited the leaders in our industry to tell us about the most important issues, events, and trends of 2018.  Arno Held, Chief Venture Officer, AM Ventures Next to being awarded Investor of the […]

Desktop 3D printed PLA proven to help researchers in pursuit of cancer cure

A desktop FFF 3D printer has been applied to cancer researcher at the University of Girona, Spain. Challenged with finding suitable treatments for triple negative breast cancer in this latest research, scientists have proven that PLA is a suitable material for hosting cancer cells cultures. This in turn opens up the relatively niche means of studying […]

Desktop 3D printed PLA proven to help researchers in pursuit of cancer cure

A desktop FFF 3D printer has been applied to cancer researcher at the University of Girona, Spain. Challenged with finding suitable treatments for triple negative breast cancer in this latest research, scientists have proven that PLA is a suitable material for hosting cancer cells cultures. This in turn opens up the relatively niche means of studying […]

3D Printing Jobs Update: 3D Systems, BCN3D, University of Exeter and CDJ Technologies

The 3D Printing Industry Job Board has more jobs available to boost your additive manufacturing career. Today feature vacancies in sales, strategic planning, engineering, and academic research positions. Are you a talented professional, sign up for free and apply for 3D printing jobs now. Are you an employer searching to fill additive manufacturing roles? Create an […]

BCN3D Technologies releases Upgrade kits for Sigma & Sigmax R19 3D printers

The R19 Upgrade kit. Photo via BCN3D Technologies.BCN3D Technologies, an open source 3D printer manufacturer based in Barcelona, has released the Upgrade R19 kits for its new generation of Sigma & Sigmax FFF 3D printers. The R19 Upgrade kit includes a filament runout sensor set, Bowden entry parts, industrial μSD with Firmware files, calibration gauges, e3D hotends, and calibrated stepper drivers, as […]

CIM UPC to launch world’s “most powerful” additive manufacturing degree

The Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC), Spain, is launching a Master’s degree program in Design and Engineering for Additive Manufacturing (DEFAM). The course has been compiled by the university’s technological center CIM UPC, and UPC spinoff 3D printer manufacturer BCN3D Technologies. Located in Barcelona, a leading hub of 3D printing innovation, Roger Uceda co-founder and CEO at BCN3D, […]

Interview: Roger Uceda, BCN3D Technologies, ‘being in an open source community multiplies your efforts exponentially’

Our series to celebrate the 10th Anniversary of RepRap continues with 3D printing insights from BCN3D Technologies. Roger Uceda is the founder of BCN3D Technologies, a division of the non-profit CIM-UPC foundation. In 2010, work began on developing a 3D printer at the research lab of the Barcelona Tech university, this project would later grow […]

3D Printing News Sliced, Additive Industries, Ultimaker, LulzBot and Artec 3D

Our latest round-up of 3D printing news alternatively answers and poses these questions: Why 3D print in chocolate? How is 3D printing reviving the classic car? How do plastic bottles become 3D printed objects? All this and more from The U.S. Army Research Laboratory, Star Rapid, Farsoon Technologies and BCN3D Technologies. Upcycling yogurt containers, 3D printing chocolate […]