Basics

Finding the Value Proposition for Additive Manufacturing

Why would anyone want to use additive manufacturing?

News

PADT Launches On-Demand Manufacturing with Carbon

Phoenix Analysis and Design Technologies (PADT) will be able to deliver 3D-printed parts to customers on a scale of several thousand per week.

Production

Overcoming Obstacles to Bring AM into the Supply Chain

A conversation with Jabil’s John Dulchinos and HP’s Stephen Nigro illustrates some of the challenges in integrating additive manufacturing into a supply chain for production parts.

News

Siemens, HP Collaborate to Improve Full Color 3D Printing

HP Inc. and Siemens have partnered to expand the functionality of Siemens’ PLM software. 

Production

3D Systems ProX SLS 6100 Scales to Production

3D Systems’ printing platform provides 3D printing solutions to increase speed and performance across a range of applications.

Production

Video: 3D Printing’s Role in the Plastics Industry

This interview from NPE2018 highlights uses of 3D printing technology for the plastics industry, from prototyping through volume production.

Form Ceram Offers Ceramic 3D Printing Services

The lithography-based ceramic manufacturing process enables 3D printing of solid, smooth ceramic parts. 

Polymer AM

Essentium HSE Platform Combines Fast Production of Strong Parts

The Essentium high-speed extrusion (HSE) 3D printer is said to provide parts with strength comparable to injection molding. 

Metal AM

DMG MORI Powder Bed Machine Sees North American Release

DMG MORI's Lasertec 30 SLM uses a modular powder bed to enable fast material changes between or even during the build. 

Materials

Sabic's Lexan EXL Filament Offers High Toughness, Strength

The Lexan EXL AMHI240F filament offers high impact performance and is compatible with Stratasys Fortus 3D printers. 

Polymer AM

Jabil Emerges as a Powerhouse in Additive Manufacturing

Jabil, an international force in manufacturing, software and services, has launched a global network of additive manufacturing services.

Metal AM

AddUp Announces Acquisition of BeAM

The arrangement brings together AddUp's laser beam melting and BeAM's directed energy deposition additive manufacturing technologies.