Category Archives: 3D Printing

ExOne saves PumpWorks Castings 9 weeks of lead time with industrial 3D printing

PumpWorks Castings, LLC, an industrial pump manufacturer and foundry, is tackling the challenge of hardware obsolescence by applying additive manufacturing technology. Responding to an urgent request from its customer MW Smith, a Division of DXP Enterprises, Inc., a rotating equipment supplier from Longview, Texas, PumpWorks reduced the lead time for the production of two custom […]

Bossard Group continues 3D printing expansion with 30% stake in Ecoparts  

Bossard, a Swiss fastener technology and logistics group has acquired a 30% share in fellow Swiss company Ecoparts, a 3D printing service bureau. The move is the latest in a series of 3D printing deals made by the company in the last few years. Commenting in relation to the new shares, the company stated, “This […]

Nexxt Spine to use MTS testing systems for 3D printed spinal implants

Nexxt Spine, an Indiana-based spinal implants manufacturer, has announced that it will develop 3D printed bone healing spinal implants with the help of MTS Systems Corporation, a global manufacturer and supplier of simulations and testing systems. Alaedeen Abu-Mulaweh, Nexxt Spine Director of Engineering, said, “Given the highly nuanced nature of these intricate micro geometries, the […]

Michigan Tech’s Joshua Pearce launches free open-source 3D printing course

One of the most popular open-source 3D printing courses, taught by Dr. Joshua Pearce at the Michigan Technological University is now available online for free. Dr. Pearce, an open-source champion and professor of Materials Science & Engineering and the Electrical & Computer Engineering at Michigan Tech is the author of Open-Source Lab: How to Build […]

3D printing jobs and AM careers update, Formlabs, Formetrix, SME and more

If you’re on the lookout for 3D printing jobs, or wish to hire experts in 3D printing, our free service is a must visit. We have new additive manufacturing jobs in software engineering, corporate strategy, sales and managerial positions, to name a few. Want to get started in the industry? Read our guide on how […]

Massive Dimension releases pellet extruder for large-format 3D printing

A Vermont-based large-format 3D printer and pellet technology specialist, Massive Dimension, has launched a pellet extruder for large-format 3D printing. Filament-based 3D printers are restricted due to the limited amount of material they can extrude to build a model. Therefore, making large (or massive) objects can take a considerable amount of time. A pellet extruder […]

Aurora Labs forms joint venture with WorleyParsons for metal 3D printing in oil & gas

Australian metal 3D printer manufacturer, Aurora Labs, has entered a joint venture with WorleyParsons Services, a Sydney-based engineering and consulting company. The 50/50 shared venture will bring Aurora Labs and Advision Digital, a software and data science expert owned by WorleyParsons, to form AdditiveNow. AdditiveNow will provide an additive manufacturing service package to clients in the oil […]

3D Printing News Sliced, Nano Dimensions, Local Motors, AMUG, 3DGence, Fabrisonic

In this edition of our 3D printing news digest – Sliced, we tell you about the latest trends in 3D printing. We have news from the medical and entertainment sectors, new materials and business opportunities. Read on to know more about Nano Dimensions, Local Motors, AMUG, Doctors Without Border, and Fabrisonic. Promoting 3D printing  Nano […]

3D printing news sliced, European Space Agency, Optomec, and Carbon

In this edition of our 3D printing news digest – Sliced, we see the latest trends in the 3D printing industry, such as the development of a 3D printed wedding, non-Earth materials, and increasing variety of UV resins. Read on to learn more about Xometry, CRP USA, European Space Agency, and more.    Expanding metal […]

EnvisionTEC releases P4K, an AI equipped DLP 3D Printer, Technical Specifications and Pricing

EnvisionTEC, a global 3D printer and materials manufacturer, has released P4K, a DLP 3D printer that employs a 4K projector and Artificial Intelligence (AI). Following its release, Al Silani, CEO of EnvisionTEC said, “The P4K is the highest resolution advanced DLP printer with the largest build envelope.” “[It] deploys artificial intelligence in pixel modulation to deliver […]