EOS has announced its membership to the MTC, the UK's leading researcher in the additive manufacturing field. more


A look at how the MTC's National Centre for Additive Manufacture (NCAM) is embarking on the task of addressing the AM skills gap. more


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The Manufacturing Technology Centre invited TCT to an industry open day to celebrate its purchase of the HP Jet Fusion 4200 machine, which will be used for R&D, verification reporting and the production of functional end-use parts. more


Materialise bolsters additive manufacturing offering at Manufacturing Technology Centre in Coventry, UK, with access to Magics 3D Print Suite software. more


After a 16-year direct presence in Taiwan, Renishaw have pick-up sticks and moved to a larger facility within the Taichung City Precision Machinery Innovation Technology Park. more


New centre in Coventry to equip apprentices with skills in robotics, 3D printing, intelligent automation and advanced metrology to tackle UK manufacturing skills gap. more


Andrew Triantaphyllou, Technology Area Lead, Manufacturing Technology Centre, on designing a vital motorcycle component for AM at the TCT Show + Personalize 2015 Conference. more

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Power tool manufacturer, Makita becomes latest member of Manufacturing Technology Centre to develop power tools that match emerging technologies. more


TCT was invited along to the official launch of the MTC's Centre for Net Shape and Additive Manufacturing and Aerospace Research Centre where the next generation of engineers are inspiring the next generation of UK manufacturing. more




The Belgian behemoth hosted a seminar at the MTC in Coventry on Tuesday with some of the biggest players in the industry taking to the stage to discuss the possibilities of 3D printing today. more


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British additive manufacturing could be given more support, as the Chancellor has singled out 3D printing in his speech about protecting the science budget. more


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British aerospace manufacturing is key to the supply chain as demand rises. Good news for additive manufacturing, but one group wants more Govt support. more


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The Government is set to boost British additive manufacturing by supporting the development of a dedicated centre for the technology at the MTC. more


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It's been a mad year for 3D printing, but what better time to join the fun? TCT Digital Media & Community Editor Rose Brooke looks back on the biggest stories of her first year in 3D printing. more

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The HYBRID HSTM 1000 is a world first in manufacturing technology combining laser cladding, milling and probing all in one unit, potentially saving companies time and money. TCT Magazine was invited to a preview at the MTC. more


TCT spent the day at Develop3D Live at the Warwick Arts Centre and came away from the event enlightened and better-connected. more


Does the industry need a single umbrella term? And if so, should it be 3D printing or additive manufacturing? The trouble is, what the industry thinks and what outsiders think are very different. more

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On a grey April morning, 50 of the UK's foremost additive manufacturing industry experts gathered for the tenth AMNet meeting. TCT went along to see what goes on at these gatherings. more


Delcam has joined the Coventry Manufacturing Technology Centre, joining forces with many developers and suppliers. more