Polymer AM

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. 

Technology

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.

Polymer AM

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. 

Technology

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. 

Technology

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. 

Production

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.

Design for Additive

Frustum Announces Commercial Availability of TrueSolid

The 3D volumetric kernel for generative design works alongside traditional CAD to help designers and engineers produce better parts faster.

Metal AM

Sigma Labs Releases Version 3.0.2 of PrintRite3D Inspect

The in-process quality assurance (IPQA) software quantitatively measures melt pool and part quality.