Category Archives: 3DP Applications

BigRep creates illuminating architecture with Immensa and 3D printing

NOWlab, the innovation department of large-scale 3D printer manufacturer BigRep, has completed a smart architecture project with Immensa Technology Labs, a company dedicated to the advancement of 3D printing throughout the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The so-termed Smart Concrete Wall takes on the shape of a hexagonal grid inspired by Ancient Arabic tiling. It has an adaptive surface, […]

3D printing news Sliced MakerBot, Blue Origin, BigRep, Xometry, Dassault Systèmes

Who will win the race to space: Blue Origin or SpaceX? Can classroom educators become 3D printing experts? Would you wear 3D printed lingerie? How can additive manufacturing restore historical art pieces? These questions and more from MakerBot, AIDC, RP Support, Digital Metal, Tanked, the MTC, Xometry in this edition of the Sliced 3D printing […]

3D printing news Sliced AR Pokémon detectors, Prusa Research, orthopedics, a 3D printed sax and a giant triceratops

Today in Sliced, the 3D Printing Industry news digest, we have the latest 3D printer acquisitions, medical applications, a AR Pokémon app, large scale 3D prints and a bonus from Prusa Research. Injection molding expands with 3D printing facility Venture Plastics, Inc., an ISO certified injection molding company based in Newton Falls, Ohio has acquired its […]

Saneux uses Builder Extreme 1000 to 3D print 1:1 scale bathroom prototypes

Saneux is a leading company in the bathroom manufacture industry, creating spaces dedicated to luxury and relaxation. To maintain its leading position in the market, Saneux is always developing new concepts and the ability to produce in-house prototypes plays a major role in their design process. Saneux is using the Builder Extreme 1000 for printing […]

Sinterit 3D printed parts help rescue teams combat wildfires

Sinterit, a Polish manufacturer of SLS 3D printers, has released a new case study demonstrating the effective production of a part used in firefighting equipment. A critical part of devices used in combating wildfires, the 3D printed part is a demonstration of the abilities of selective laser sintering (SLS), and dramatically cuts down the design […]

3D printing in construction, architecture and the built-environment

The use of 3D printing for construction and architecture is a rapidly developing area. Additive manufacturing is used not only in the design stages of construction projects, but is also bringing remarkable full-scale structures to life.  This article highlights some of the possibilities that 3D printing brings to the built-environment. These include 3D printed houses, […]

3D printing in construction, architecture and the built-environment

The use of 3D printing for construction and architecture is a rapidly developing area. Additive manufacturing is used not only in the design stages of construction projects, but is also bringing remarkable full-scale structures to life.  This article highlights some of the possibilities that 3D printing brings to the built-environment. These include 3D printed houses, […]

FT Technologies launches Graphite AM 3D printed sensor for drones

FT Technologies, a British company specializing in the development and production of ultrasonic wind sensors, has reportedly launched its first drone-specific and 3D printed device. The FT205 sensor has been 3D printed by fellow British company Graphite Additive Manufacturing (Graphite AM) a specialist service bureau and consultancy firm. According to Fred Squire, Director of Sales […]

Immensa Technology Labs files patent for 3D printed construction in Dubai

Immensa Technology Labs, a company dedicated to the advancement of 3D printing throughout the United Arab Emirates (UAE), has filed a patent for an additive manufacturing method that makes patterns for molding building materials, such as concrete. The technology has been created to align with is Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum’s Dubai 3D Printing Strategy […]