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Californian additive manufacturing company, ALT LLC has announced it will launch an Indiegogo Campaign to recycle plastics for high performance 3D printing filament, after it realised AM methods introduce plastic waste into landfills and waterways. more

8 Dec 2016 15:24 News

Vert.04 technology Vert Rotors

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Vert Rotors, a producer of miniature compressors from composites based on its proprietary technology, has created the world’s smallest high-pressure clean air compressor using 3D printing - the first real innovation in this technology for a century. more

8 Dec 2016 11:05 News

Branch Technology, a company committed to modernising the architecture industry, has justified its intentions with a 3D-printed open air children’s pavilion in Cheekwood Botanical Gardens, Nashville, Tennessee. more

8 Dec 2016 09:37 News

Louiss Vuitton pop up store

Andy McCourt

Melbourne-based large-format 3D printing company Omus has helped Louis Vuitton become the first business in the world to construct a 3D-printed point-of-sale location. The pop-up store was created using Massivit 1800 3D printers in just two weeks. more

7 Dec 2016 15:08 News

Fashion designer, Danit Peleg, who uses 3D printing to create innovative custom clothing, has been selected in Apparel Magazine’s Top 30 Under 30 list. Peleg has been consistently committed to incorporating technology into her fashion design. more

7 Dec 2016 13:52 News

Advanced Fusion Plastic Modelling is said to deliver superior form and filament compared to other additive techniques, such as SLS, FDM and FFF, and thus produce output which is more accurate. more

7 Dec 2016 10:47 News

Fusion3 has announced a significant expansion of the number of materials its flagship F400 3D printer can support. The announcement comes as the 3D printer manufacturing company continues to build on its open material philosophy. more

7 Dec 2016 09:44 News

Two US science and technology national laboratories have been awarded $5 million from the United States Department of Energy’s Advanced Manufacturing Office (AMO). AMO believe metal alloys have lagged behind that of plastics and polymers. more

6 Dec 2016 16:43 News

EnvisionTEC’s 3D-Bioplotter System

EnvisionTEC

Beckatt Solutions, a 3D printer distributor based in Illinois, has added EnvisionTEC 3D printers to its product range. As an authorised distributor Beckatt Solutions will sell and support the 3D printer manufacturer’s DLP and 3SP lines of 3D printers more

5 Dec 2016 16:50 News

Global technology group, HP has begun shipping its Jet Fusion 3D 4200 Printer to its co-development partners in Europe and North America. Jabil, Materialise and Shapeways are among the customers that will be receiving these initial installations. more

5 Dec 2016 15:09 News

Land Rover BAR sailing boat

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Land Rover BAR have enhanced their performance by using additive manufacturing techniques into their daily production processes. With the help of the team’s Technical Innovation Group and Renishaw, Land Rover BAR have adopted Am at three team levels. more

5 Dec 2016 13:57 News

Celprogen Inc

Celprogen Inc

Celprogen Inc, a leader in the Stem Cell Research and Therapeutics industry since 2002, have successfully finished printing a 3D pancreas model from flexible Poly Lactic Acid (PLA) material scaffold. more

5 Dec 2016 11:23 News

3D Builder app

Softpedia

3D Builder, the three-dimensional scanning app ran by Microsoft, has been made available on Windows 10 mobile devices and Xbox One consoles. The app was first released on Windows 10 PCs in 2014, but it can now be downloaded for free on mobile devices more

5 Dec 2016 10:31 News

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

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

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