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Bio-compatible refractory metal alloys for patient-specific orthopaedic and dental implants

Guest column from Dr Habil. Markus Weinmannn, Senior Scientist Technology Scout, New Business Development, H.C. Starck, Tantalum and Niobium. more

15 May 2018 11:00 Guest Column

The 3 biggest questions for additive manufacturing in 2018

Gordon Styles, founder and president of Star Rapid, discusses the three biggest questions facing additive manufacturing this year. more

22 Jan 2018 11:34 Guest Column 1 Comments

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Mark Lee/ 3D Printing in East Asia

A look back at the tct@MATOF 2017 Conference

Mark Lee, of 3D Printing in East Asia, reflects on the 2017 tct@MATOF Conference, which spanned two days and featured a host of keynote presentations delivered by industry professionals and researchers. more

22 Jan 2018 10:08 Guest Column

Possibilities of 3D printing for toy customisation

Josefa Galvañ at the AIJU Technological Institute, discusses the possibilities of additive manufacturing (AM) in the toy industry and the impact of current safety regulations. more

12 Jan 2018 13:45 , Guest Column

The 3D Printing Race is on for 2018: Functional Materials for Orthodontic Aligners and More

EnvisionTEC CEO, Al Siblani, discusses what he believes will be the major trends in digital dentistry and low-cost 3D printing in 2018. more

2 Jan 2018 09:10 Guest Column 1 Comments

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Marinus Van Breugel

Integrating the additive powder bed process into the manufacturing process chain

Ralf Loettgen, Expert Additive Manufacturing at GF Machining Solutions in Ipsach, Switzerland discusses AM in mould and die manufacturing. more

26 Dec 2017 10:00 Guest Column

The industrialisation of 3D printing: Why companies must now especially protect their IP and data

Dr. Andreas Leupold on the importance of protecting intellectual property and data in additive manufacturing. more

20 Dec 2017 14:00 Guest Column

Five steps for integrating 3D printing into manufacturing

Geoffrey Doyle, Director of Business Development, Digital Manufacturing at Jabil, provides a guide to getting started with 3D printing as a production solution. more

19 Dec 2017 14:00 Guest Column

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Renishaw

Design and manufacture considerations for medical implants

Dave Beeby, Principal Development Engineer, Additive Manufacturing Technology and Concepts at Renishaw, discusses the considerations for additively manufactured implants. more

18 Sep 2017 09:41 Guest Column

From Additive Manufacturing to Adaptive Production

John Hart, Professor of Mechanical Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, discusses the role of academic institutions in driving additive manufacturing. more

14 Sep 2017 14:51 Guest Column

Experiences of commercialisation

Matthew Gilbert, co-founder of LimitState talks through his experience of commercialising a research project. more

12 Sep 2017 14:13 Guest Column

Why technology/design crowdfunding projects are extra risky

CEO and Co-founder of M3D, Michael Armani discusses why crowdfunding projects for new technology pose increased risk for businesses and backers. more

15 May 2017 14:34 Guest Column 1 Comments

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The State of Additive Manufacturing in 2017

Gordon Styles, founder and President of Star Rapid discusses the impact of metals, tooling and post processing on the 3D printing industry. more

18 Apr 2017 10:31 Guest Column

3D Printers: Desktop Market Still Growing but Metal Printers Prop Up Struggling Industrial Segment in 1H 2016

Chris Connery leads the 3D printing effort for CONTEXT and in this blog, video and podcast he presents his latest 3D printing market research. more

6 Dec 2016 16:30 Guest Column 1 Comments

Breathing a new life into historic cars

Kieran Salter, Managing Director at KWSP discusses the impact 3D printing is having on the classic car market. more

9 Aug 2016 10:57 Guest Column 1 Comments

Is the revolution here?

TCT Show + Personalize 2016 keynote speaker David Burns discusses whether 3D printing is really revolutionising manufacturing. more

26 Jul 2016 09:45 Guest Column

The New Paradigm for the Jewellery Manufacturer

Frank Cooper, Technical Manager at the Jewellery Industry Innovation Centre, provides an extract from a full research article on additive manufacturing in the jewellery industry. more

7 Mar 2016 11:25 Guest Column

Let's be clear, this isn't just stereolithography

Andrew Mitchell of Malcom Nicholls Limited pens a guest blog for TCT detailing how the they have perfected clear prototyping. more

25 Jan 2016 16:38 Guest Column

BLOG: What can we expect from 3D printing in 2016?

Chris Elsworthy, CEO of CEL and creator of the Robox 3D printer delves into what 2016 might hold for us in the 3D printing business. more

22 Jan 2016 14:03 Guest Column 3 Comments

Standardisation for Additive Manufacturing: offering guidance, explanation and reliability

Jörg Lenz is the Collaborative Projects Coordinator at EOS GmbH and AM is his life passion for almost 23 years now. Jörg is an expert on standardisation and in this column he explores the many issues it is facing in the 3D printing industry today. more

2 Nov 2015 10:00 Guest Column