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Revolutionizing Manufacturing With 3D Printing: An Introduction

January 20, 2015 1:33 pm | by Stratasys | White Papers

With traditional manufacturing methods, it's not practical to manufacture a single item or short run of products - it's simply too expensive. But what if there was a way to fill those needs for far less expense?  And what if those items could be created overnight, in-house and in a hands-off process? That's exactly what 3D printing technology offers manufacturers. Find out more in this informative white paper.

Engineering Newswire: Flying Tiny Drones & Mercedes' Self-Driving Car

January 16, 2015 10:40 am | by Product Design & Development | Videos | Comments

Today's Engineering Newswire looks at flying tiny drones as CES, taking a spin in Mercedes’...

3D Pen Draws In Mid-Air

January 15, 2015 12:03 pm | by CNNMoney | Videos | Comments

3Doodler is a pen that rapidly heats and cools plastic, allowing you to draw three-dimensional...

Local Motors Brings 3D Printed Car To Detroit

January 14, 2015 9:56 am | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

A 3D printed car could be in your driveway sooner than you think.        ...

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The Next Housing Solution Could Be 3D Printing

January 12, 2015 1:15 pm | by Reuters | Videos | Comments

What Wikipedia did for information, Alastair Parvin and his colleagues hope the WikiHouse Foundation will do for house building by opening up architectural design plans to everyone and allowing people to 3D print materials to build a house.   

Engineering Newswire: The Navy's Newest Hovercraft

January 9, 2015 11:49 am | by Product Design & Development | Videos | Comments

Today's Engineering Newswire looks at hovering over land and sea in the navy’s newest ship-to-shore connector, 3D printing a comfortable dress, and giving a dog the opportunity to run free for the first time.            

3D Printed Electronic Circuit Boards

January 8, 2015 1:06 pm | by USA TODAY | Videos | Comments

Helping his son with a school project led Michael Toutonghi to invent a 3D printing medium that conducts electricity and can print plastic circuit boards.                           

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Photo Of The Week: 3D Systems And Hershey Team Up

January 7, 2015 12:48 pm | by Jon Minnick, Associate Editor | News | Comments

3D Systems has announced the CocoJet, a chocolate 3D printer developed in collaboration with The Hershey Company.                                       

New Trends Expected At CES 2015

January 5, 2015 12:36 pm | by CBS News | Videos | Comments

At this year's Consumer Electronics Show more than 3,500 exhibitors will unveil the next big thing in technology in Las Vegas, from virtual reality to smart homes.                         

3D Systems Aquires botObjects, Introduces CubePro

January 5, 2015 9:32 am | by GLOBE NEWSWIRE | News | Comments

3D Systems has announced that it acquired U.K. based 3D printer maker botObjects and plans to launch the CubePro C, a new desktop full-color 3D printer powered by botObjects' technology.                   

3D Printed Cookies Just In Time For Christmas

December 18, 2014 11:27 am | by Reuters | Videos | Comments

A Spanish company has combined technology with cuisine to develop the 'Foodini', a 3D printer designed to print the perfect cookie for Santa.                               

OXFAB 3D Printing Technology For Aerospace And Industrial Applications

December 11, 2014 9:29 am | by Oxford Performance Materials Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Oxford Performance Materials Inc. (OPM) has announced the launch and availability of the first two grades of its OXFAB 3D printing technology for aerospace and industrial applications – OXFAB-N and OXFAB-ESD. 

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Joint Industry Project Lauches Major Step Forward For Additive Manufacturing

December 9, 2014 10:15 am | by Lloyd’s Register Energy | News | Comments

Lloyd’s Register Energy launched a joint industry project (JIP) inviting companies from across the world to tackle the current and future issues faced by manufacturers supplying the energy industry — the latest JIP focuses on additive manufacturing.

Shoes, Perfectly Balanced

December 5, 2014 10:15 am | by New Balance | Articles | Comments

No two runners are the same. So, New Balance has taken to personalizing a runner’s shoes with EOS industrial 3D printing technology to additively manufacture individualized spike plates that improve individual runner's performance.     

3D Printing Materials Market To Increase Ten-Fold By 2025

December 3, 2014 10:08 am | by IDTechEx | News | Comments

A massive increase in the use and applications of 3D printers is encouraging huge growth in the market for 3D printing materials. The total consumable market in in 2013 was $800m and is expected to reach $8bn by 2025, according to IDTechEx's new report.

NASA's 3D Printer Churns Out First Part In Space

November 26, 2014 9:28 am | by Marcia Dunn, AP Aerospace Writer | News | Comments

While it's still in the testing phase, the space agency hopes to one day use 3D printing to make parts for broken equipment in space.                    

New Research Center To Take 3D Printing To The Next Level

November 20, 2014 10:02 am | by General Electric | News | Comments

On October 6, a Boeing 747 modified for testing jet engines taxied along a concrete runway on the edge of the Mojave Desert and took off with a brand new engine strapped to its left wing. Although the engine’s maiden flight was short, it made aviation history.

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4 Predictions On The Future Of Plastics Manufacturing In The U.S.

November 17, 2014 12:35 pm | by Steve Erickson | Articles | Comments

The future of plastic manufacturing in the United States is far from certain, but many trends are beginning to take shape.                                     

3D Printing: A New Dimension To Manufacturing

November 10, 2014 11:01 am | by IBTimes UK | Videos | Comments

3D printing is a cool new innovative technology that the world is still finding uses for, but what do one of the industry’s pioneers think it can be applied to, and how will that change in the future?               

Meet HP's New Multi Jet Fusion 3D Printer

October 30, 2014 12:35 pm | by USA TODAY | Videos | Comments

Ed Baig interviews HP executive Steve Nigro about the company's new HP Multi Jet Fusion 3D printer.                                           

Voxeljet's Factory Flop: 3D Printing Boom Or Bust?

October 16, 2014 12:17 pm | by Bloomberg News | Videos | Comments

3D printer maker Voxeljet said it would use IPO proceeds to expand its business in the U.S., but the company isn't telling investors just how slowly that U.S. expansion is going.                     

What’s Next In 3D Printing

October 1, 2014 1:41 pm | by TED | Videos | Comments

Avi Reichental tours us through the possibilities of 3D printing, for everything from printed candy to highly custom sneakers.                                   

The World's First 3D Printed Car

September 16, 2014 1:02 pm | by WGN/CNN | Videos | Comments

"Strati," the Italian word for "layers," is the name of the first 3D printed electric car, made in Chicago.                                         

Engineering Newswire: BAE Makes Planes More Human

September 12, 2014 10:01 am | by Product Design & Development | Videos | Comments

Today's Engineering Newswire looks at 3D printing bump keys to pick locks, taking electrical prescriptions, and spraying smart skin onto airplanes.                             

Minnesota Man Builds 3D Printed Castle

September 4, 2014 12:37 pm | by CBS News | Videos | Comments

Andy Rudenko couldn't find a tree large enough to construct a fort, so he developed a 3D printer and built a castle.                                       

Engineering Newswire: Marine’s Driverless Jeep Built On A Growler

August 28, 2014 2:11 pm | by Product Design & Development | Videos | Comments

Today's Engineering Newswire looks at reaching 290 mph with the Hennessey Venom F5, 3D printing on the Stratasys Uprint, and taking a spin in the marine’s new self-driving jeep.                     

Bringing 3D Printing To Your Hand

July 31, 2014 4:03 pm | by The Associated Press | Videos | Comments

3D printing is a cool technology, but it's not exactly a hands-on way to make things. Enter the 3Doodler: the pen that turns you into the 3D printer.                             

Local 3D Printing Hubs Bring Manufacturing Back To U.S.

July 30, 2014 4:27 pm | by National Science Foundation | Videos | Comments

Imaginestics founder, Nainesh Rathod, demonstrates the potential impact of "Smart Shape Technology" on 3D printing and local manufacturing hubs.                               

Amazon Now Offers 3D Printed Products

July 29, 2014 1:00 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Amazon said Monday that it has started selling 3D printed customizable objects like iPhone cases, jewelry and figurines on the online retailer's website.                           

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