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Deputy Group Editor, Laura Griffiths reports on a trip to SOLIDWORKS World 2018 where several AM leaders spoke about moving to the "age of the organism". more

7 Feb 2018 19:40 Laura Griffiths' Blog

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

In his latest column, Todd Grimm warns why getting carried away with oneself at 3D printing tradeshow is not a good idea. more

18 Dec 2017 09:00 The Todd Grimm Column

At formnext powered by TCT Daniel O'Connor met up with Natural Robotics to take a look at some of the parts it is managing to achieve with its 40W CO2 laser, almost unheard of power on the desktop. more

21 Nov 2017 16:41 Daniel O'Connor's Blog

Todd Grimm's regular TCT column zooms in on resting the urge to impulse buy when it comes to additive technologies. more

20 Oct 2017 15:20 The Todd Grimm Column

Cathryn Langley, Associate Product Manager – Analytical Imaging, Malvern Instruments explores the processes behind improving metal powders for 3D printing. more

Guest Blogs

Laura reflects on a busy three days at the 22nd TCT Show in Birmingham where partnerships and industrial applications could be seen all over the show floor. more

2 Oct 2017 21:01 Laura Griffiths' Blog

All for one ...

Todd Grimm discusses the value of building a support group to better understand the possibilities and considerations in additive manufacturing. more

18 Sep 2017 10:04 The Todd Grimm Column

Implants on build plate

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

Group Editor, Daniel O'Connor discusses the new German-language edition of TCT Magazine, available now for FREE on the TCT App. more

12 Sep 2017 10:53 Daniel O'Connor's Blog

Group Editor, Daniel O'Connor, goes to a lot of trade shows, for his fifth TCT Show this coming September he's shared some of his top tips to get the most out of your visit to the NEC next month. more

23 Aug 2017 16:55 Daniel O'Connor's Blog

Avalanche in Additive Manufacturing

In Todd's latest column he looks at how 3D printing technology has gone into overdrive since his talk at TCT Show back in 2016. more

30 Jun 2017 11:06 The Todd Grimm Column