The 2012 Society of Manufacturing Engineers Annual Conference will be held June 3-5, 2012 at the Marriott Cleveland Downtown in Cleveland, Ohio.
The universities will design habitat systems, concepts and technologies that could be used in future deep space habitats.
Die & Mould China will be held at Shanghai New International Expo Centre in Shanghai, China on May 31 – Jun 3 2012.
At IMTS 2012 the Okuma booth will feature eight new machines, one of which is Okuma’s largest 5-axis machine to date.
The new International Academic Program gives students and educational institutions free access to all versions of Bricscad software and APIs.
The new ROMER Absolute Arm series will be launched at the Hexagon 2012 conference June 4–7, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
ANSYS will acquire Esterel Technologies for a cash purchase price of approximately euro 42 million or approximately US $53 million.
The US-American office will provide the whole range of products of SLM Solutions with a focus on additive manufacturing systems, especially the SLM (Selective Laser Melting) Technology.
The content of the new website includes metrology solutions, non destructive testing (NDT), 3D body measurement and 3D engineering services.
For the project, 70 art pieces were designed by d-Vision, the design internship program by Keter Plastic and then 3D printed by Objet.
Delcam will launch the 2012 release of the company’s PowerINSPECT inspection software with a free, half-day seminar at its Birmingham headquarters on Tuesday, July 3rd.
Feige Filling was named Autodesk Inventor of the Month for May for using Factory Design Suite to design innovative filling machines and the layout of the factories that house them.
The 2012 MDEA Jury selected 25 winning products out of 41 finalists in 10 medical product categories.
The Matrix is the only 3D printer in the world that can use Letter paper to make 3D objects.
Photo gallery from the RAPID 2012 trade show & conference in Atlanta, Georgia.
The video from Sky News reveals how 3D printing is used in the process of design optimization.
AIAA is the world’s largest technical society dedicated to the global aerospace profession; with more than 35,000 individual members worldwide, and 90 corporate members.
Adams/Machinery 2012 is a new functional virtual prototyping and multibody dynamics solution for high-fidelity modeling and simulation automation of common machinery components in equipment.
The Midwest Design-2-Part (D2P) trade show will be held June 13 & 14, 2012 at the Saint Charles Convention Center in the Northwest St. Louis suburb of St. Charles, MO.
3D Systems plans to integrate Bespoke to develop and commercialize a full range of innovative, ventilated and lightweight custom fit prosthetics, orthotics and orthopedics.
The EOS FORMIGA P100 laser-sintering machine builds finely detailed models from successive 100-micron layers of fine white nylon powder in a process sometimes referred to as 3D printing.
With a major focus on portability, the CMM delivers a small footprint of 52.2”x 32.8” x 79.5” which fits through a standard door.
The webinar will be held on Thursday, June 7, 2012 from 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EDT.
QVPAK® 10.0 makes it even easier and more intuitive to control all relevant vision measurement processes including lighting control, magnification and part programming.
Each logo is a 4.5-metre-high hand holding a microphone, produced on one of the largest CNC milling machines in Europe.
SketchBook Ink enables users to produce very fine detail in their artwork, independent of resolution, building on the intuitive freehand-drawing Autodesk SketchBook Pro platform.
The all-new UP! Mini 3D Printer contains a full metal, temperature stabilizing enclosure and a groundbreaking sub $1000 USD retail price.
CAM2 Gage 2.2 is the latest software update for the company’s leading lines of portable measurement solutions, the FaroArm and FARO Gage.
The ProJet™ 7000 will be on display May 23-24, at RAPID 2012 at the Hyatt Regency in Atlanta, Georgia, in booth #120.
Unveiled at RAPID, the new desktop 3D printer offers 7 different materials, including, for the first time on a desktop system, clear transparent material and high temperature resistant material.
RAPID 2012 is being held May 22-25, 2012 at the Hyatt Regency in Atlanta, Georgia. The show floor is open from 9:00am to 6:00pm on Wednesday May 23rd & Thursday May 24th.
3D printers on display include the new ProJet™ 3500, ProJet™ 6000, ZPrinter® 850, Cube™ home printer, 3DTouch™ and ProJet™ 1500.
The Apex® RM 8911 compound exhibits 25 to 50% greater flow in relative spiral flow (RSF) tests as compared with standard RPVC grades, while providing a high gloss finish.
Paramount is an ISO/TS 16949:2002 cerified company with a 122,000 square foot facility containing 24 presses ranging from 60-2,000 tons, with shot capacities from 5 grams to 26 lbs.
"The sPRO™ 60 HD HS allows us to manufacture high-definition, durable plastic parts from a broad range of available thermoplastics," said Cideas President Mike Littrell.
Fleet Week New York, a free event open to the public, will be held May 23-30, 2012.
The 28th annual TITANIUM 2012 conference and exhibition will be held Oct. 7-10, 2012 at the Hilton in Atlanta, Georgia.
The new GX series injection molding machines from KrausMaffei are available with a clamping force ranging from 400 to 650 tonnes
ESAComp is a composite modeling tool that aids engineers in the design and structural analysis of composites.
ANTEC 2013 will be held April 22-24, 2013 at the Duke Energy Convention Center in Cincinnati, Ohio.
In all, 3D Engineering created over 200 prints for the helicopter and Harrier projects, comparing the scans they captured with the models they created numerous times.
3DVision Technologies Corp. is the leading value-added reseller of SolidWorks 3D CAD software in Ohio, Kentucky, and Indiana.
eDesignSYNC enables you to synchronize design changes and evaluate manufacturability directly in familiar design environments including Creo, NX, and SolidWorks.
The webinar will be held on Thursday, May 24, 2012 at 8:00 am CST OR 1:00 pm CST.
Maker Faire Bay Area celebrated its sixth annual Bay Area event in 2011 with some 100,000 people in attendance.
A free one-hour 3D imaging technology overview is offered free to all registered attendees from noon to 1 p.m., May 23 and 24.
The Dolphin process, which ENGEL featured in a technical seminar at NPE2012, enables the production of molded parts with a soft touch surface in a single process step.
Wayne Trail Technologies, Inc., with headquarters and manufacturing operations in Ft. Loramie, Ohio, has annual sales of approximately $50 million and employs 162 people.
The Mac version offers the same features, but enables users to capitalize on the Mac’s advanced memory management system, robust platform and fast, Unix-based operating system.
The IPC Midwest Conference & Exhibition will be held August 22–23, 2012, at the Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel in Schaumburg, Illinois.
The Liquid Wall, originated by Peter Arbour of Paris-based RFR Consulting Engineers, won the 2010 Open Call for Innovative Curtain-Wall Design competition conducted by the AIA.
The American Institute of Architects' 2012 National Convention and Design Exposition will be held at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC May 17-19th.
ADN members have released applications for Autodesk 2013 products including Autodesk 3ds Max, AutoCAD, AutoCAD Civil 3D, Autodesk Inventor, Autodesk Maya and Autodesk Revit.
The webinar will be held on Wednesday, May 30, 2012 from 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM EDT.
GstarCAD MC 1.2 enhancements include opening email attachments and viewing and editing the .ocf format attachments in the GstarCAD MC 1.2 directly.
A variety of materials are available including 316L and 17-4PH SS, H13 tool steel, aluminum Al-Si-12, titanium CP, Ti-6Al-4V and 7Nb, cobalt-chrome (ASTM75), and Inconel 718 and 625.
Product demand has resulted in the addition of another 3D Systems iPro 8000 SLA System, beyond the 12 existing SLA systems already in place.
Wohlers Report 2012 contains 287 pages including 30 charts and graphs, 55 tables, and 219 photographs and illustrations.
Objet Japan KK ('Objet Japan'), is a new joint venture formed together with the 3D Printer division of Fasotec Co. Ltd ('Fasotec').
SURFCAM 6, has been completed and is being made available to SURFCAM Beta Users, Testers and Resellers worldwide.
The competition challenges teams to design and build an autonomous robot that will locate and collect a set of specific objects from a large area and return the "planetary samples" to the starting zone.
The 2012 ASM Annual Spring Symposium on Advanced Joining will be held at the GE Global Research Center in Niskayuna, NY on May 15-16, 2012.
Maker Faire Bay Area 2012 will be held May 19 - 20, 2012 at the San Mateo County Event Center, with over 700 Makers exhibiting their amazing creations.
Dean Kamen’s May 22nd talk is scheduled for 4:30 p.m. in the International South Meeting Room of the Hyatt Regency and is open to EOS users and registered press.
Together with Plasmatreat GmbH, the IFAM team developed a new kind of plasma coating process that works at ambient pressure, that is to say, in an open atmosphere.
Boeing is the largest manufacturer of commercial jetliners and military aircraft. It has customers in 150 countries and employs more than 170,000 people across the United States and in 70 countries.
Bricscad 12.2.5 contains more than 80 improvements and fixes, while for application developers another 40 improvements are added.
The winners will be announced at the Technology and Government gala dinner in Washington, D.C. June 13, 2012.
Agrawal will be honored at the ASEE Awards Banquet being held at the Henry B. Gonzales Convention Center, Ballroom C – 7:30 p.m. – 10 p.m., on Wednesday, June 13, 2012.
Die & Mold China 2012 (DMC2012) will be held at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre from May 31st to June 3rd, 2012.
New enhancements include tools for mechanical design, simulation, sustainable design, and cost tracking, enabling students to experience real-life engineering situations.
A point of view paper and other best practices for executing grand challenges is available for download from NineSigma.
Nearly half (41 percent) of the 2,500 respondents cited “marketing to qualified prospects in a niche market” as their top challenge.
The Creaform webinar will be held on Tuesday, May 15, 2012 from 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM BST.
The two-day tradeshow and technical conference will take place June 13-14, 2012 at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi, Michigan.
The Foundation has provided $100,000 in additional funding to The Edge Factor, a film and media company that features real life manufacturing stories.
The company reported record revenue of $45.0 million for the first quarter ended March 31, 2012, a 30% increase from the $34.6 million for the same period last year.
Maurice Kanbar donated $15 million in support of the Kanbar College of Design, Engineering and Commerce. The $15 million gift is the largest in Philadelphia University history.
Vortex will be the major enhancement for the 2013 release of Delcam’s PowerMILL CAM system for high-speed and five-axis machining that will be launched at the show.
123D Catch lets users take images from their iPad camera and upload them to the Autodesk cloud service that transforms the images into a 3D model.
The parts entered will be displayed during the 21st SPE Thermoforming Conference®, being held September 23-25, 2012 in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
PACK EXPO International 2012 will be held October 28–31, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois.
The webinar will be held on Wednesday, May 16, 2012 from 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM EDT.
Priced at $9,900, the Mojo 3D Print Pack contains everything needed to produce models (including material and a support-removal system) using Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM®).
NMW is the largest annual manufacturing exhibition in Australia and will be held at Sydney Showground, Sydney Olympic Park on May 8-11, 2012.
The three-day exposition and conference at the Toronto Congress Centre welcomed over 5,800 visitors and more than 200 exhibitors.
Potential users for the C3D kernel are developers of CAD, CAM, and CAE systems and related applications requiring the processing of 3D models and 2D graphics.
With point repeatability values from 0.016 mm, the ROMER Absolute Arm is the most accurate portable measuring arm that Hexagon Metrology has ever produced.
The annual Coordinate Metrology Systems Conference (CMSC) will be held July 16 - 20, 2012, at The Roosevelt Hotel, in New Orleans, Louisiana.
3D Systems plans to leverage the FreshFiber brand and leadership position to expand its reach into individualized and personalized electronics accessories.
The DIA 48th Annual Meeting will be held June 24–28, 2012 in Philadelphia at the Pennsylvania Convention Center.
Ford is enhancing the Employee Patent Incentive Award program with a free three-month membership to TechShop Detroit for submitting an invention worthy of patent consideration.
The European Inventor Award is granted annually by the European Patent Office to outstanding inventors for their contribution to technological, social and economic progress.
The grand opening celebration will be held on Tuesday, May 22 and Wednesday, May 23, 2012 at 2100 Riverchase Center, Suite 106, Birmingham, Alabama.
C&R Technologies’ Sinaps® and SINDA/FLUINT thermal/fluid design software is now available through the HyperWorks Partner Alliance (HWPA)
SOI debuted in 2010 as a three-year pilot program reaching more than 45,000 students and provided professional development opportunities for approximately 5,500 educators.
QVC will be at INPEX 2012 on Friday, June 15, looking for inventors with a retail ready product for the opportunity to break into the direct-to-consumer marketplace.
Typical lightweight construction materials include aluminum, high-strength steels, magnesium, titanium and, above all, fiber-reinforced plastics (FRPs).
Through C-Link, it is possible to network up to 4 C-Tracks and operate them simultaneously with a HandyPROBE portable CMM or a MetraSCAN 3D optical CMM scanner.
Users who do not have an EAGLE license can download a free 30-day trial version to participate in the contest.
Renishaw aquired R&R sales, a family owned company with 19 employees based in Grand Haven, Michigan.
Teach STEM Now offers lesson plans, STEM-related articles and editorials, teaching tips and ideas, and links to educational grants and funding resources.
Get on the Shelf, a program from @WalmartLabs, launched in January of this year where contestants sent in videos of their latest inventions to be voted on by the public.
Gadgil's diverse inventions and sustainable innovations are helping those in the developing world to live healthier, safer lives.
Mastercam X6 introduces a new multiaxis add-on, Mastercam Blade Expert, as well as many multiaxis enhancements to get the most out of your shop.
Students from across the nation will gather at NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston May 2-5 for the annual NASA Explorer Schools Symposium.
“We’re looking for proposers with advanced expertise in scene simulation software to simulate realistic synthetic EHF radar data sets”
A total of 5,096 robots valued at $343.8 million were ordered from North American robotics companies through March, increases of 27% in units and 30% in dollars over the same period in 2011.
The new version features a new ANSYS CFX data loader, a faster ANSYS Fluent loader, automated streamtrace seeding, and new cut plane tools.
The center brings together members of the medical device community, including universities, research centers, clinicians, established device and drug companies, investors, and early-stage companies.
$100,000 in funding will be used to upgrade Computer Integrated Manufacturing (CIM) laboratories at 20 PLTW schools. Each school will receive $5,000 toward the purchase of new equipment.
The new facility will produce an array of technologies for the global defense, aerospace, and security company’s Electronic Systems sector.
The new devices will be presented to the public for the first time during the CONTROL tradeshow in Stuttgart, Germany, from May 8-11, 2012.