Autodesk PLM 360 is the first cloud-based PLM solution offering access to product and project-related information for product development.
The Raspberry Pi is a ground-breaking credit card sized computer offered in 2 models ranging from $25-$25.
SolidView software allows non-CAD users to easily view, measure, translate and markup CAD data, opening up communication to all who need to be involved in the design process.
Presidents, Special Recognition, Distinguished Committee Leadership and Committee Service Awards were presented at the IPC APEX EXPO®.
Mathcad Prime® 2.0 is the latest release of PTC’s engineering calculation software.
The course will be held at IPG Photonics Corporation - Midwest Operations in Novi, Michigan on March 27-28, 2012.
Magnetic fields created by high electrical currents accelerate a sliding metal conductor, or armature, between two rails to launch projectiles at 4,500 mph to 5,600 mph.
The new bioplastic resin grades include Sustainable 1020D, Compostable 4008D, Hybrid 106D, and an EVA Hybrid grade.
The webinar will be held Wednesday, March 7th from 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. (EST).
By effectively reducing non-cut times resulting from table rotation, IAC technology gives manufacturers improved efficiency and profitability.
There is a free 30-day trial of ZW3D 2012 available for download and a free ZW3D Student Edition is offered with a valid .edu email address.
The new Mfg4, Manufacturing 4 the Future event will be held in Hartford, Connecticut on May 8-10, 2012.
Autodesk President and CEO Carl Bass joined Fortune Magazine Sr. Writer and Editor Marc Gunther to discuss sustainable design at the company’s recent Sustainability Summit in San Francisco.
Micro, MEMS and Nano sectors are set to exhibit at the event that takes place March 7-8 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Illinois.
The Learning Center features 3D scanning and printing, and includes a fabrication laboratory that allows users to design and create prototypes with moving parts that can be tested.
MasterGraphics now offers immediate access to 3D Systems' entire lineup of high resolution, high speed, full color personal and professional 3D printers.
Spinoff includes features about NASA's aeronautics and space research; award-winning technologies; diverse partnerships; and support for science, technology, engineering, and math education.
The auction will begin on Wednesday, March 21st at 9:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time and end on Thursday, March 22nd and feature a large offering of Machine Tools and Prototype Design Equipment.
COMPOSITES 2013 will be held in January 29-31, 2013, in Orlando, Florida.
The MicroManufacturing Conference & Exhibits will be held in Boston, Massachusetts from March 28-29, 2012.
The 4,300,000 shares are expected to begin trading on the New York Stock Exchange on February 24, 2012 under the ticker symbol “PRLB.”
The ANTEC® Technical Program will offer 500+ presentations in over 100 sessions.
AcuSolve can be used by designers and research engineers with all levels of expertise, either as a standalone product or seamlessly integrated into a powerful design and analysis application.
MODEX 2012 had nearly 20,000 attendees and 586 exhibitors covering 180,000 net square feet. Webinars of MODEX 2011 educational sessions are available online.
AS9100 is the international quality management system standard for the Aircraft, Space and Defense (AS&D) industry and AS9100C is the most current standard.
Direct metal laser-sintering (DMLS) equipment, running unattended, can produce about 450 crown and bridge units in 24 hours.
For the full year 2011 the company reported non-GAAP adjusted net income of $41.0 million, up 69% compared to full year 2010, and GAAP net income of $35.4 million.
NPE2012 “Super Sunday” on April 1st will consist of a day full of networking opportunities, social events, and presentations by top business leaders.
GlobalSpec offers over 70 e-Newsletters, 17 online trade shows and searchable databases of industrial components and parts in over 3,500 product areas.
DOE selected the 180 projects from among nearly 1,000 Phase I proposals submitted under its Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs.
National Engineers Week celebrates the accomplishments of engineers in the United States with a view towards inspiring students in grades K–12 to pursue careers in engineering.
The workshop for Architecture professors and students will be held at this year's ACSA 100th Annual Meeting, which will take place March 1-3, in Boston, MA.
Finite Engineering is a consulting engineering firm that helps companies design new products, develop product manuals, conduct finite element analysis, and produce engineering drawings.
3-D scans are created of bones and other fossils and are 3D printed to test hypotheses about the mechanics of how long-extinct animals moved and behaved.
Print3D is a free plug-in that integrates seamlessly with all major 3D CAD programs to provide real-time design feedback and quotes directly within the CAD environment.
A no-charge, 30-day trial version is available to Linux users through DEB, RPM, and TAR.GZ installers.
The DiscoverE Summit will be held on Feb. 22 at the Knight Studio at the Newseum in Washington, D.C., one of many events scheduled during the national observance of Engineers Week 2012.
Digital China will act as an Objet distributor in North China, while Shanghai Chengmei Technology will represent Objet’s products in East China as a reseller.
The Replicator by Makerbot Industries turns raw feedstock, such ABS or PLA, into instant prototypes as large as a loaf of bread.
Under terms of the agreement, a 6,000-square-foot Center for Innovative Metal Processing through Direct Digital Deposition (CIMP-3D) will be established.
The event is set to smash Guinness World Records for the most participants in an Easter egg hunt and the world’s most expensive chocolate egg.
COMPOSITES 2012 will be held at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas on February 21-23, 2012.
The free webinar will discuss the use of 3D Printers for Additive Manufacturing on Thursday, February 23, 2012 from 1pm - 2pm Central Time.
Dow will be the exclusive corporate underwriter of ANTEC® 2012, which will be co-located with the NPE trade show. ANTEC will include more than 500 original peer-reviewed technical presentations.
The 3D Printing Fashion Show will be held during the RAPID 2012 Conference and Exposition, May 22-25 in Atlanta, Georgia.
When introduced in 2002 at $29,900, the Dimension 3D Printer opened new possibilities for designers as a reliable, compact, simple-to-use machine, at about half the cost of the next lowest-price 3D printer.
In an episode looking at home offices, the Perera family use the Objet30 Desktop to produce 3D printed pens. The episode will air February 19th at 7.00pm on Channel 4.
The designer of the winning skin will receive $1,050 along with highlighted status on The Forge and exclusive Local Motors winners gear.
Hawk Ridge Systems has become the principal SolidWorks Reseller in the Canadian provinces of British Columbia and Alberta since the acquisition of Next Level Engineering Services in June, 2011.
The simulation suite defines and optimizes manufacturing processes of dry textiles and prepregs to achieve better part quality and lower production time cycle and cost.
Rapidform Success brings together the leaders in 3D scanning technology for 4 intense days of hands-on training, latest technology and industry trends, best practices, and networking.
The first annual 3D Documentation Forum sponsored by FARO and held February 21-22nd, 2012, at the Gaylord Palms Resort in Orlando, Florida
The IPC APEX EXPO will take place February 28–March 1, 2012, at the San Diego Convention Center.
There will be sessions on General Aviation and Commercial Aviation in the morning and sessions on Unmanned Aircraft Systems and Vertical Lift in the afternoon.
Inventor Publisher generates 3D interactive instructions that run on iPad, iPhone, iPod touch and Android devices.
TurboViewer Pro v1 for Android has a limited time 50% off introductory price of $9.99 and is available now at the Android Market.
Objet will demonstrate how 3D technology is used in the design stage of LEGO products to create prototypes of LEGO elements, exhibiting printed samples including LEGO Minifigures and LEGO bricks.
WESTEC takes place at the Los Angeles Convention Center, March 27-29 and will feature nearly 400 manufacturing solution providers, including more than 50 new exhibitors.
At CeBIT in Hanover, Germany visitors can view the industrial robotic painter in action and can even have it sketch their own faces.
Taking place in Orlando, Florida on the evening of Sunday, April 1, 2012, the Opening Gala will celebrate the 75th anniversary of SPI and the 50th anniversary of the Plastics Hall of Fame.
SolidWorks’ certification is tiered based on skill level, ranging from CSWA to CSWE for the most experienced professionals.
6dot’s labeler uses an embossing mechanism to create adhesive labels with Braille characters to help people without sight maneuver more easily in their environments.
3D Systems Corporation sponsored RPI in 3D printing 14 architectural model proposals for a seven-acre campus.
The webinar will be held on Wednesday, February 22nd from 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. (EST).
Prodintec owns a number of EOS systems including one FORMIGA, one EOSINT P 395 and two EOSINT M 280 (200 and 400 Watt) systems.
The MPX-90M imprints data on a wide variety of materials without generating any odor or debris.
Starting this week, interested learners can now enroll for free in the initiative’s prototype course — 6.002x: Circuits and Electronics.
To enter, post an Instructable that shows how to turn a virtual item into a tangible object. Examples include: 3D printed objects, laser-cut files, and even printed decals using an inkjet printer.
This year’s show will be held September 30-October 3, 2012 at the Troy-Marriott (Troy, Michigan) in the suburbs of Detroit.
Within just three months, NineSigma helped LAUNCH identify and review over 160 game-changing solutions.
With admission to Pacific Design & Manufacturing, you have access to eight additional industry-related events taking place under the same roof.
MESH SURFACE will be shown at SolidWorks World 2012 in San Diego, California, at the San Diego Convention Center, February 12-15, 2012 in Booth #404.
To be eligible, a company representative must be a registered attendee for the 2012 AMUG Conference.
The new material Zoom increases the print speed of the ProJet™ 1500 3D printer significantly, compressing the entire ideation-to-production cycle.
The 3D PDF Consortium will hold its first annual meeting in conjunction with the 3DCIC on the afternoon of Wednesday, May 23, 2012.
This marks the fourth time that .MGX by Materialise has been acknowledged by Good Design for outstanding product development.
3D Printed guitar guard protects from damage and wear after long and repeated use of a pick while strumming.
Objective 3D will represent Objet’s full product line for both Australia and New Zealand, offering a full range of both pre- and post-sales service to customers in the region.
All Haas products are built in the company’s 1-million-square-foot manufacturing facility in Southern California, and distributed through a worldwide network of Haas Factory Outlets
The “Hot Rod Baby Buggy” will be on display at SolidWorks World 2012, February 12-15 in San Diego.
Pacific Design and Manufacturing will be held February 14 – 16th, 2012 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California.
With iModela, a wide range of projects can be produced using 3D shapes, reliefs, textures and patterns from modeling wax, foam, balsa wood and plastic materials.
BEGO is a pioneer in Selective Laser Melting Technology (SLM) for the dental branch and holds important patents concerning this manufacturing process.
First-, second-, and third-place winners will receive cash prizes of $5.000, $1,000, and $500, respectively. The deadline for registration is May 31, 2012.
“With the acquisition of Netvibes, a Web 2.0 leader, Dassault Systèmes will provide the most advanced cloud offer for enterprise,” said Tariq Krim, Founder, Netvibes, Founder and CEO, Jolicloud.
The 20 minute webinar, we’ll show how Direct Digital Manufacturing can create plastic parts, layer-by-layer – without machining, molding or casting.
Founded in 1993, ADC is a leader in full service engineering design services and product design.
The fourth annual Laser Additive Manufacturing (LAM) Workshop will be held in Houston, Texas Feb 29 - March 1, 2012. There is a $150 discount available from Prototype Today.
VisualMILL 2012 features a new 5 Axis continuous milling module, powerful new toolpath generation methods along with processing and productivity improvements.
The company’s smaller turbines can be quickly installed and generating power in less than an hour.
The company reported record revenue of $43.6 million for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2011, a 28% increase from the $34.0 million for the same period last year.
The Additive Manufacturing Users Group (AMUG) annual conference will be held in Costa Mesa, California from April 22-26, 2012.
The EOSINT P 800 is a high temperature system capable of processing engineered polymers like polyaryl ether ketone (PAEK) and polyether ether ketone (PEEK).
The induction ceremony will take place during the NPE2012 Opening Gala on the evening of “Super Sunday,” a day of social events, networking opportunities, and panel discussions.
The vertical clamp ENGEL insert 200/60 US, which has a 60 ton vertical clamp and 200cc injection unit, will operate in Sterling’s recently constructed Class 100,000 cleanroom.
The High-Accuracy Digimatic® Micrometer utilizes the Absolute® rotary sensor (patent pending) manufactured utilizing Mitutoyo’s own high precision screw machining technology.
The presentation is entitled “Create Inspection Plans in Seconds!” and will be held at 7:30 pm on Monday, February 13 in the Certified Partner Theater.
The White House Science Fair will be streamed live at www.whitehouse.gov/live.
MNI reports Illinois gained 3,496 industrial jobs between November 2010 and November 2011, the first time in over a decade that the company recorded a gain in manufacturing employment for the state.
The Materialise World Conference will take place in Leuven, Belgium from April 18 - 20, 2012
The MFG Meeting (Manufacturing for Growth) is a gathering of hundreds of manufacturing leaders and will be held March 8-11, 2012, in Orlando, Florida.
Since Installing the Objet Eden260V 3D Printer Oratio has digitized the entire design and manufacturing process for dental implants.
MTI will be developing methodology, processes, and analytical tools required for final machining of metallic aircraft components produced using additive metal manufacturing.
The 2012 INPEX® show will be held June 13-15 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Kevin will speak at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, June 13 to help officially kick off INPEX® 2012.
Additive manufacturing specialists at LayerWise printed the complex implant design incorporating articulated joints and dedicated features.
The biobased polyurethane materials include elastomers with Shore 30A to 90A hardnesses as well as one rigid Shore 80D biobased polyurethane.
Polmold, a Wallington, NJ-based manufacturer and repair shop for injection molds, tools, dies and fixtures.
14 inventions will be presented on Feb. 9-10, 2012 on the College of Engineering campus as part of the annual Innovation Days.
The contest will award up to five Lenovo® ThinkStation® workstations together with five licenses of the Autodesk® Design Suite software of the winner’s choice.
The American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS) show is being held February 8-10, 2012 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, California.
The five-foot wide fully-assembled dashboard prototype was created with multi-material 3D printing and is made from over 20 individually printed parts.
SuperSpark IV reduces roughing times in deep-rib applications by up to 30 percent.
iXVL Player is a free application for the iPad® and iPhone® available on the App Store for sharing, viewing and interrogating 3D models.
"Purdue performs almost $600 million a year in government and industry sponsored research, and the university owns almost all of the intellectual property generated by that research,"
IMDS will be exhibiting at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) Annual Meeting in San Francisco from February 8-10, 2012.
RadTherm is equipped with a complete temperature-distribution and heat-rates solver for radiation, conduction and convection.
This year’s event, whose theme is Unleashing the Power of Design, returns September 11-13, 2012 to the MSU Management Education Center in Troy, Mich., U.S.A.
Glovius is a free viewer with add-ons allowing users to import CAD files from multiple platforms like CATIA® V5, NX™, Pro/ENGINEER®, Creo™, SolidWorks®, Autodesk® Inventor®, STEP and IGES.
Open to all boys and girls age 7 to 21 years, the challenge does not require that the young person be associated with the BSA to submit ideas or be selected as an "inventor."