Sights from Formnext 2018

Editors share some of the interesting machines, materials and applications for additive manufacturing on display at this year's Formnext exhibition.

10 Impressions of Formnext 2018

The size and scope of this year's Formnext exhibition offered plenty to see, but also reinforced additive manufacturing's continuing maturity. 10 impressions from Additive Manufacturing editors.

3MF Consortium Announces Adopters of 3D Printing Format

Thirty-two products from 17 companies have adopted the 3MF Consortium’s (3MF) 3D printing format.

Edgecam 2019 Includes Module for Additive Manufacturing

Edgecam 2019 R1 introduces an additive manufacturing module along with 30 other enhancements.

LEO Lane Software-as-a-Service Ensures Consistent Additive Manufacturing

LEO Lane's software-as-as-service (SaaS) solution ensures consistent, secure additive manufacturing designed to preserve brand integrity.

Farsoon Launches Beta Test Program for HT1001P in North America

The beta test program focuses on a recently launched Farsoon Continuous Additive Manufacturing Systems (CAMS) 3D printer for polymer laser sintering.

Origin Introduces Open Additive Production Platform

Origin announces funding and strategic partnership with BASF to reshape additive manufacturing.

Xaar Launches High Laydown (HL) Technology

The 3D printing technology prints materials with high viscosity.

MetalMaker Launches Rapid Prototyping Service for Metal Parts

The company integrates 3D printing with investment casting to deliver functional metal parts quickly.

SPE Names First AM Winner in Automotive Innovation Awards Competition

SPE’s Automotive Division added Additive Manufacturing as a category for 2018. The first winning application used 3D printing to create a window alignment fixture.

Kodak Partners with Evolve Additive Solutions

Kodak and Evolve scale production capabilities and speed of additive manufacturing with electrophotographic technology.

Matsuura Announces Partnership with CMD

Custom Mold and Design (CMD) and Matsuura USA will collaborate in applying  Matsuura’s Lumex technology for the mold industry.