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Tanzania STICLab microscope

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A small technology and innovation company is working to create a healthier environment and produce more medical tools with re-used plastic waste as 3D printer filament. The project is called ReFabDar and focuses on the city of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania more

20 Feb 2017 11:45 News

Strata Manufacturing Reliance Defence

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Advanced composite aero-structures manufacturing company, Strata Manufacturing and Reliance Defence Limited have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to collaborate on advanced aerospace manufacturing capabilities between India and the UAE. more

17 Feb 2017 15:13 News

Just days after licensing Siemens PLM Parasolid Communicator, Verashape has announced its programming work on the software is about to begin. Candidates interested in testing the new software program can already apply via a dedicated website. more

17 Feb 2017 14:33 Software

XYZprinting da Vinci 1.0 Pro


Desktop 3D printer manufacturer, XYZprinting has announced the launch of four new 3D printing technologies, available from this month. Available on XYZprinting’s online store and, the new products are suitable for use at home and at work. more

17 Feb 2017 12:01 News

Global distributor of 3D technology, PrintLab has signed a strategic partnership with Shining3D to distribute the Chinese company’s award-winning EinScan range of 3D scanners. PrintLab will distribute the scanners to 20+ countries around the world. more

16 Feb 2017 16:46 News

Tri-Tech 3D, a leading provider of Stratasys 3D printing technology, has been acquired by the Stanford Marsh Group. Stanford Marsh Group will look to continue the progress Tri-Tech has made in the 3D printing sector over the last nine years. more

16 Feb 2017 14:44 News

Digital Light Processing solutions company, atum3D announced an extensive partnership with 3D Center, the largest reseller of 3D printers, peripherals and supplies in Northern Europe. more

16 Feb 2017 13:48 News

MakerBot has announced it will see a 30% reduction in its staff as it attempts to adapt to an ever-changing market. The company will now attempt to further integrate its hardware and software product development under one team. more

16 Feb 2017 11:43 News

High-end additive manufacturing solutions leader, EOS has announced its support of the Swiss society Devanthro and the Roboy project at the Technical University of Munich. The aim of Roboy is to advance humanoid robotics to the capability of humans. more

16 Feb 2017 10:53 News

Roland DG, a leading manufacturer of inkjet printers and 3D fabrication devices, is to transfer its 3D technology operations to a newly-established wholly-owned subsidiary, DGSHAPE Corporation. more

15 Feb 2017 16:54 News

Skelmet Inc. has launched a customisation concept that delivers tailor-made sport sunglasses using 3D scanning and printing technology. One of three designs has been released on Indiegogo where the company aims to raise $50,000. more

15 Feb 2017 15:43 News

A group of Italian researchers has developed photopolymer-based composite Carbon NanoTubes (CNT) materials that can be 3D-printed by Digital Light Processing stereolithography to make functional parts. more

15 Feb 2017 12:12 News

Elysium Inc., a provider of leading 3D translation and geometry optimisation technology, attracted several large engineering companies to its first global user and partner summit. These companies include Boeing, Google and Renault Sport Formula 1. more

15 Feb 2017 10:40 Software

An Italian research university has adopted Stratasys’ 3D printing technology to enhance its teaching and planning of surgical practices. Previously reliant on the skill and judgement of surgeons the University of Pavia has now embraced 3D technology. more

14 Feb 2017 15:17 News

Thames Estuary 3d printing centre Sadiq Khan

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Sadiq Khan, the Mayor of London has published plans to develop the UK’s biggest 3D printing centre in Silvertown. The new facility will be developed as part of a scheme to turn the Thames Estuary region into a focal point for the creative industry. more

14 Feb 2017 14:01 News

Nate Yamane was born in June 2015 with tetralogy of Fallot (TOF) with pulmonary atresia, causing him to have trouble breathing straight from birth. Last month a cardiologist in Los Angeles used 3D technology to repair his right pulmonary artery. more

14 Feb 2017 12:27 News

The Optimus, a multi-faceted desktop machine launched by Febtop Tech on Indiegogo, has smashed its $50,000 goal within just two hours. The machine boasts 3D printing, laser cutting and CNC capabilities. more

14 Feb 2017 11:18 News

Polish 3D printer manufacturer, Verashape has licensed Siemens product lifecycle management (PLM) Parasolid Communicator software to better prepare and import 3D models for printing. more

13 Feb 2017 15:29 Software

New Zealand-based high-tech company, Rapid Advanced Manufacturing (RAM3D) has opened a new facility and installed a number of Renishaw AM250 metal 3D printers. The new site has opened in Tauranga's Tauriko Business Park. more

13 Feb 2017 14:11 News

3D printed kidney


3D-printed electronics leader, Nano Dimension has outlined its intentions to create a platform for 3D bio-printing of cells and connective tissues to form biological structures that function as human kidneys. more

13 Feb 2017 12:22 News

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