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Audi Lunar Quattro

Audi

Audi is set to launch a lunar rover made with weight-saving 3D-printed aluminium parts by the end of next year. Working with Part Time Scientists since 2015, the goal is to send the co-developed rover to the moon and complete a set of required tasks. more

2 Dec 2016 15:47 News

Red meat

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Meat and Livestock Australia are using 3D technology to explore ways to produce soft meat products which will enable people who have problems chewing, such as the elderly, to consume vital nutrients. more

2 Dec 2016 12:03 News

Builder Extreme 1500

Builder

Netherlands-based 3D printer manufacturer, Builder has launched the Extreme 1500 enabling large scale printing while being able to fit through every door. The smaller Extreme 1500 machine has a reduced build volume of 1100 x 500 x 820mm. more

2 Dec 2016 10:51 News

OR Laser ORLAS Creator

OR Laser

German laser solutions manufacturer, OR LASER is ramping up production of its ORLAS CREATOR metal 3D printer following formnext powered by tct success. more

2 Dec 2016 09:46 formnext powered by tct

Eyal Gever

Eyal Gever

The #Laugh app, that will result in the first piece of art to be created in outer space when it is 3D-printed on the International Space Station, has launched today. Users around the world can submit their laughter which will be created in February. more

1 Dec 2016 16:44 News

Frutsum Generate

Frutsum

An innovative software start-up called Frutsum simplifies the process of design optimisation in 3D printing using a geometry kernel. It developed the kernel to solve the problem of combining free-form shapes with math-based geometry found in CAD. more

1 Dec 2016 15:09 Software

At AMUG 2016, Deputy Group Editor, Laura Griffiths saw a talk by Dr. Perry E. Jones, DDS, MAGD, IADFE, on dentistry that she was so enamoured with, she asked him to write a column. more

1 Dec 2016 15:06 Guest Blogs

Intricate 3D printed leaf art installation designed by Timothy Hatton Architects in collaboration with Sir David Attenborough, makes festive centrepiece at Aqua Shard restaurant. more

1 Dec 2016 14:32 PERSONALIZE

Valmet

Valmet

Valmet, a global supplier of process technologies and services for the pulp, paper and energy industries, is to adopt 3D printing technology in its manufacturing process. This will enable it to produce more modern products in shorter timeframes. more

1 Dec 2016 11:30 News

Mount Olive High School MiLL lab

Mount Olive High School

Mount Olive High School in New Jersey has become the first secondary school worldwide to open its very own 3D technology Innovation Center, using MakerBot 3D printers. Teachers, Megan Boyd and David Bodmer are spearheading the initiative. more

1 Dec 2016 10:37 News

Parrot Bebop 2

Parrot

Advanced wireless technology provider, Parrot used professional 3D printing and Windform materials to produce their first ‘leisure drone’. CRP Technology used their experience in using additive manufacturing techniques to support Parrot. more

30 Nov 2016 16:06 News

Adira conceptual AM machine

Adira

Sheet metal machinery supplier, Adira has developed machine tools to produce big-sized metal Additive Manufacturing components, using Tiled Laser Melting and Direct Laser Processing technologies. The tools are based on both PBF and DED technology. more

30 Nov 2016 15:06 News

Thermwood AM machine

Thermwood

High-performance CNC Routers provider, Thermwood has updated its LSAM systems by adding thermographic imaging as a standard feature. Thermwood hope this will result in the best possible printed structures for their clients. more

30 Nov 2016 13:46 News

Metrology expert, GOM is offering student the chance to present their innovative lab experiments using the ATOS 3D scanner at its upcoming 3D metrology conference. more

30 Nov 2016 12:10 Imaging

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30 Nov 2016 10:50 News

Global technology group, Oerlikon have today announced the acquisition of German company, citim GmbH. citim, a leading player in additive manufacturing design and production of metal components, expands Oerlikon’s AM technology and service portfolio. more

30 Nov 2016 10:28 News

3D printed kidney

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Physicians at the University of Rochester Medical Centre (URMC) have used 3D printers to develop fabricated artificial organs that can even physically bleed when cut. These 3D models are said to be incredibly realistic and mimic the real thing. more

30 Nov 2016 09:26 News

Malaysia’s national Research and Development agency, MIMOS Berhad have partnered with Autodesk to promote 3D design technologies across the country. The ‘3D Smart Maker Initiative’ will encourage the adoption of 3D design and additive manufacturing. more

29 Nov 2016 14:56 News

At formnext powered by tct, Mohammad Ehteshami, Vice President at GE Additive spoke of GE's bold ambitions for additive manufacturing over the next decade. Here's the story in full. more

29 Nov 2016 13:44

The world’s first additive manufacturing lab for the maritime industry, RAMLAB will open its doors on Wednesday November 30th in the Innovation Dock, at RDM Rotterdam. RAMLAB will also unveil their brand-new welding machine with WAAM technology. more

29 Nov 2016 13:37 News