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The advent of 3D printing is arguably one of the most disruptive innovations to have emerged over past two decades. Evolving from an optimistic attempt made by Professor Behrokh Khoshnevis, University of South Carolina, to create a 3D printed wall... Read more

CONSTRUCTION & ENGINEERING

California-based 3D printing startup Carbon has extended its partnership with Audi-owned Italian luxury car maker Lamborghini. Under the extended terms, Carbon will use its additive manufacturing technology to produce the central and lateral... Read more

AUTOMOTIVE & HEAVY VEHICLES

MX3D, an Amsterdam-based Robotic Additive Manufacturing technology developer and Takenaka, the oldest architectural, engineering and construction firm in Japan, have together developed a 3D printed structural steel connector. Conceptually, it... Read more

CONSTRUCTION & ENGINEERING

Changes to the world of modern manufacturing are elevating industry leaders and leaving incumbents behind. Today's "smart factory" is fitted with technologies such as 3D printing and Internet of Things (IoT)-compatible machinery. The systems... Read more

3D printing has been touted as being a manufacturing cure-all for a whole host of different applications. The reality is very different, but this doesn't stop the onslaught of news articles proclaiming 3D printing to be the answer. Here's a... Read more

Finnish Etteplan and German EOS, the world's leading technology supplier in the field of industrial 3D printing of metals and polymers, have succeeded in 3D printing metal objects with embedded electronics inside the object in a way that enables... Read more

A global player in the tyre, construction reinforcement and composites technologies markets, Kordsa, has teamed up with the University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC). Reinforcer Kordsa, who has invested in composite... Read more

Albéa announces the launch of a global business partnership with leading 3D technology innovation start-up Erpro 3D Factory. This partnership will allow Albéa and Erpro 3D Factory to offer industrial series of fully personalised cosmetic packaging... Read more

US-based OEM 3D Systems and Belgian biotech company Antleron have announced a collaboration which the companies hope will play a pivotal role in advancing and accelerating breakthroughs in the biomedical industry and developing regenerative... Read more

Italian 3D printing specialist WASP and MC A - Mario Cucinella Architects - have begun construction of an innovative model for a 3D printed habitat and will launch the first prototype near Bologna, Italy... Read more

Global athletic sportswear brand New Balance has updated the TripleCell platform that it created with 3D printing technology from Formlabs, delivering components that are closer to traditional performance cushioning than ever before... Read more

In an out-of-this-world first, Aleph Farms, an Israeli food-tech startup, has successfully produced lab-grown meat in space. The company managed to grow cultivated beef patties about the Russian segment of the International Space Station (ISS)... Read more

At the 34th Annual North American Spine Society meeting this week, DePuy Synthes, part of the Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices group, launched its new line in 3D printed titanium spinal implants... Read more

The automotive industry has been widely automated for decades and has always been one of the first to introduce new, more advanced tools and machinery. Much of the hardware used has been relatively limited, at least when compared to many of the... Read more

At first, the little Syrian boy seemed perplexed. Perhaps not fully understanding what was happening. Then, when the coloured, artificial limb was attached to him, in place of his missing right forearm, Yasser Al Khaled's face lit up with joy... Read more

Dutch 3D concrete printing specialist Vertico has teamed up with the University of Ghent to construct an optimised, material efficient footbridge. The company reduced the materials used in the bridge's construction by 60% through its concrete 3D... Read more

When Dunlop Systems and Components in the United Kingdom was contracted to help with the build of an electric vehicle for a large automotive company, the team needed to fabricate custom tools for it. By using their Markforged carbon fiber 3D... Read more

Stratasys and BAE Systems have announced that they will further strengthen their relationship around emerging additive manufacturing solutions within its Land, Maritime and Air Sectors... Read more

Buildings, infrastructure and cities across the globe are straining under the combined pressures of explosive population growth and a warming climate. A new research initiative, Break the Grid, is looking at how 3D printers can be made to move... Read more

The UK’s largest annual engineering show, Advanced Engineering has announced some of the guest speakers that will be presenting at the show on October 30 and 31, 2019 at the NEC in Birmingham. As part of the extensive open forum programme, speakers i Read more

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