Beralcast® alloys are three times stiffer than aluminum with 22% less weight and can be substituted for aluminum, magnesium, titanium, metal matrix composites.
The acquisition creates a global leader in both mobile power management and embedded processing solutions. The transaction is expected to close in the first quarter of calendar 2016.
Arcam has received an order for two EBM systems from CalRAM in the US. CalRAM, a Midstate Berkshire Company, is a customer to Arcam since 2005 and presently operates 5 EBM systems.
The grant was announced at the fifth annual WiM SUMMIT on Thursday, September 24, 2015 in front of a crowd of nearly 300 professional women in the manufacturing sector.
According to the grantee, this project will create 112 jobs, save 82 jobs, and generate more than $61 million in private investment.
Building on the success of the NinjaFlex 3d printing material, NinjaTek will expand its product offerings with a focus on high performance 3d printing materials to service industrial needs.
Rollomatic is hosting its bi-annual open house event at Rollomatic’s North American headquarters in Mundelein, IL, from November 3rd to 5th, 2015.
The Inside 3D Printing Startup Competition will take place during Inside 3D Printing Santa Clara at the Santa Clara Convention Center on October 22, 2015.
At the Fakuma trade show from October 13 to 17, 2015, Covestro is introducing Makrofol® HF polycarbonate films with various matte levels.
The 32,000sf building for the coatings and plastics industries represents an investment of approximately $20 million dollars and can accommodate up to 50 people engaged in research, development and technical service.
These new materials, BLDRmetal™ J-10 and BLDRmetal™ J-11, enable the 3D printing of components for highly abrasive environments.
Grand opening festivities will begin at 10 a.m., Tuesday, September 29, at FIU's Miami Beach Urban Studios, with speeches from FIU President Mark Rosenberg and MakerBot CEO Jonathan Jaglom.
The 104,000-square-foot center will lead the company's research and development efforts in areas of advanced manufacturing with a focus on composite fuselage and propulsion systems production.
Autodesk, Inc. (Nasdaq: ADSK) has signed a definitive agreement to acquire netfabb, a Lupburg, Germany-based developer of software solutions for industrial additive design and manufacturing.
The network of Renishaw Solutions Centers will open during the final quarter of 2015 and the first half of 2016, and will include facilities in the UK, Europe, USA, Canada, India and China.
The acquisition will include Alphaform divisions operating in Germany, Finland and the United Kingdom and will expand Proto Labs’ capabilities in Europe by adding SLS, DMLS and additional SLA capabilities.
With the scanning portion of the project complete, Met-L-Flo, Inc. will use scan data to print 300 small-scale replicas of the lion, which will be on display and used as giveaways at FABTECH.
The partnership will allow both companies to advance their technologies and develop new material applications.
BIG Idea Challenge winners will receive offers of paid internships with the GCD team at Langley, where they can potentially work toward a flight test of their concept.
The device is programmed in a standard web browser with the drag and drop 'Blockly' blocks. For those more experienced users, the device also supports Python, as well as several more advanced programming languages.
The show will be held September 12-17, 2016, at Chicago’s McCormick Place. Registration will open on February 1, 2016.
Form 2, the company’s second generation high-resolution, desktop stereolithography (SLA) 3D printer offers bigger prints, smarter components and connected capabilities.
Utilizing this approach, molders can quickly change between inserts for different products, enabling them to cost-effectively produce low volumes of injection molded parts for samples, prototypes and small production runs.
The team behind this project is WASP, a Ravenna, Italy based enterprise and leader in the world of architectural 3D printing.
The implant was designed and manufactured by medical device company, Anatomics, who utilised the CSIRO’s 3D printing facility, Lab 22.
This year TCT Show + Personalize is celebrating its 20th anniversary and promises to be the best edition to date as registrations for the event, with just two weeks to go, hit record levels.
While mostly applicable in the automotive industry, Insight+ can help anticipate inadequate noise, vibration and harshness conditions during the design process of any vehicle.
The 2016 IAMA winner will receive a $20,000 cash prize and a media package valued at $80,000 to promote the winning development. Entries will be accepted through December 7, 2015.
The upcoming MSCI Safety Conference will be held Oct. 12 – 13, 2015 at the Renaissance Convention Center Hotel in Schaumburg, Illinois.
Arcam AB announced that a new hip system from Beijing AK Medical is now formally approved by the Chinese State Food and Drug Administration.
Nipi is a solar-panel-powered cooler offering ice retention of up to six days and is packed with a host of features including a charging hub, internal and external LED lighting, a safe deposit, cup holders and chopping board.
The U.S. Department of Labor has awarded the Robert C. Byrd Institute for Advanced Flexible Manufacturing (RCBI) $4.9 million to expand its model apprenticeship program nationwide.
At 30,000 pounds, the component is among the highest thrust levels ever demonstrated for a 3-D printed part.
This $15 million, high tech facility will include 28,000 square feet of student innovation and learning space and 40,000 square feet of advanced manufacturing space for local manufacturers and startups.
The new FARO Freestyle3D X incorporates state-of-the-art scanning technology that delivers enhanced scanning accuracy of 1 millimeter at a 1-meter range.
Engineers tested a 1960's era rocket engine gas generator and then made one with additive manufacturing and tested it on the same stand - giving a direct one-to-one comparison of a key rocket component.
The 3D Collaboration & Interoperability Congress (3DCIC) will be held October 28-29, 2015 at the Marriott Westfields at the Dulles Airport in Washington DC.
Part of the World Leading GALM Series the Inaugural Lightweight Vehicle Manufacturing: Joining, Forming & Assembly Summit 2015 is coming to Birmingham on November 18-19, 2015.
Digimat-RP provides a workflow that streamlines the process of accurate structural nonlinear FEA simulations of reinforced plastic parts.
The new location is situated in the same area of Paris, La Villette and just a 10 minute walk from the original venue.
PyroGenesis Canada Inc. announced that the Company's common shares have begun trading on the OTCQB, a U.S. based stock exchange, under the symbol "PYRNF".
Arcam AB announces that its metal powder subsidiary, AP&C, based in Montreal, Canada, is building its 4th & 5th reactors, adding significant capacity to its titanium and nickel super-alloy powder manufacturing operation.
Kubasik is expected to formally assume chairmanship in January 2016. John Andersen, Jr., who has been serving as the Executive Chairman of NTi since November 2014, will remain on the Board.
Cleaning Technologies Group (CTG) has started a cooperative education program at its CTG Asia division with the Joint Co-op Institute (JCI) – a partnership between the University of Cincinnati and Chongqing University.
Terry Wear comes to Perceptron from Verisurf Software where he was director of engineering. He has over thirty years of coordinate measuring, metrology and aerospace experience.
There is a freeware version of EAGLE PCB Design available for non-commericial use.
The event is being held on October 7th from 7:30 AM – 10:30 AM at the Wisconsin State Exposition Center.
The implant was produced on the EOSINT M 280 using a stable yet light titanium alloy. The process, from the initial computer sketches to the final implant, took only six weeks.
MecklerMedia Corporation (OTCQX: MECK) announced that, in conjunction with New York based Sagamore III LLC, that it has purchased 3DPrint.com and related assets from Forum Advertising LLC of Cape Coral, Florida.
From November 25th to 27th, 2015, Shenzhen Exhibition & Convention Center will host 3D Printing Shenzhen 2015, which is in its 5th year.
Business leaders and technology experts from NASA will be at WESTEC 2015 with select technologies to share their expertise, identify new resources and forge partnerships with companies of all sizes.
The new 133,0000 sq. ft. facility will consolidate warehouse and office space to strengthen product development and testing and provide a central hub for North American operations.
The Plastics Industry Trade Association and IHS Chemical will join forces again this year to present the industry-leading, executive level Global Plastics Summit (GPS) October 28-30 in Chicago, Illinois.
UNLV’s new Drones and Autonomous Systems Lab (DASL) will work with Local Motors to create autonomous systems for cars.
The new standard is E2938, Test Method for Evaluating the Relative-Range Measurement Performance of 3D Imaging Systems in the Medium Range.
Additive Industries announced that Harry Kleijnen, previously responsible for the Philips Healthcare team printing tungsten grids for its X-Ray systems, joined the company on September 1st.
The BAAM machine, with a 6 x 12 x 3 ft work envelope, will be on display in booth N-9000 in the Grand Concourse Lobby of the North Hall of Chicago’s McCormick Place.
The update incorporates an all-new Universal Kinematic Machine (UKM) engine that simplifies programming. The release also includes enhancements that extend capabilities and accommodate new machine configurations.