Category Archives: India

World’s first 3D printed toilets coming to India with Singapore’s Hamilton Labs

Concrete/cement 3D printers have real potential to become a low-cost, fast-acting, solution in construction. Typically powered by a robotic arm, these large scale 3D printers are capable of working 24/7 with theoretically minimal manual input. In many cases, the technology has been used to make buildings, as in Apis Cor’s 24 hour house, or work from […]

3D printed components rocket with Indian satellite launch

Wipro, an Indian IT services corporation has successfully collaborated with German additive manufacturing giant EOS to produce a 3D printed functional metal satellite component. The “North West Feed Cluster”, was printed in aluminium for the Indian Space Research Organisation’s GSAT-19 communications and research satellite launched on 5th June 2017. According to EOS, this marks “the […]

CoEP makes CAD software accessible to doctors in landmark ear surgery

Professors at the College of Engineering, Pune (CoEP) in India have developed a software system making 3D printing in hospitals more accessible to doctors. The Osto3D program is a computer aided design (CAD) platform that can be used by physicians without any experience of 3D modeling. Proving its utility, the software has been used to […]