Azoth and Rize Partner to Deliver "Additive Indirect Supplies Crib"

Through the partnership, Azoth will manufacture tooling with Rize's 3D printing technology to offer reduced cost and lead times. 

GE Additive Launches Manufacturing Partner Network

The first three partners to join the network are Burloak Technologies, Carpenter Technology and Protolabs Inc. 

Local Motors Launches LM Industries

LM Industries leverages a co-creation network, technologies such as 3D printing and agile microfactories to deploy mobility solutions. 

Coherent Acquires O.R. Lasertechnologie GmbH

The acquisition adds O.R. Laser's direct metal deposition (DMD) and selective layer melting (SLM) additive manufacturing technologies to Coherent's offerings.

Xometry Acquires MakeTime

The combined company brings together two on-demand manufacturing network platforms and will operate under the Xometry brand name.

Video: Purdue Team 3D Prints Highly Viscous Materials

A method for 3D printing highly viscous materials through extrusion could improve the manufacture of solid rocket fuel among other applications.

Penn State to Install Super-Finishing Lab for Metal 3D-Printed Parts

The funding for the lab is part of a one-year project to explore the uses of metal 3D printing for naval applications. 

EU Commits to Additive Manufacturing Industrialization at AMEC

This year's Additive Manufacturing European Conference (AMEC) emphasized fiscal and R&D incentives, standardization efforts, legislation related to AM. 

At a Grand Opening, Sodick Reveals More Than New Machines

Along with launching a new line of hybrid machines, the world’s largest EDM manufacturer is tailoring one of its models specifically for postprocessing additive parts.

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.

Siemens, HP Collaborate to Improve Full Color 3D Printing

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

AddUp Announces Acquisition of BeAM

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