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Design

Stratasys Program Brings Enterprise Software Connectivity to 3D Printing

By: AM Staff

Stratasys’ GrabCAD Software Development Kit gives customers the ability to integrate, manage and support additive manufacturing for production of end-use parts.
#enterprise #polymer

Medical & Dental

For AM and Machining to Work Together, Let Them Compete

By: Peter Zelinski, Editor-in-Chief

A medical device maker establishes a center of excellence for product and process development in which additive manufacturing and CNC machining both challenge and complement one another.
#machining #enterprise #metal

Production

Where Blockchain and 3D Printing Converge, Distributed Manufacturing Can Thrive

By: Stephanie Hendrixson, Senior Editor

Decentralizing production through additive manufacturing can bring numerous benefits, but these can only be realized through trust. VeriTX is building a platform to secure a trusted digital supply chain for aerospace and beyond.  
#supplychain #enterprise

Inside Oak Ridge’s 3D-Printed Machine Tool Moonshot

By: Brent Donaldson, Senior Editor

The widespread outsourcing of large machine castings led a collaborative team at Oak Ridge National Laboratory to tackle the machine tool supply chain. The first step? 3D print the largest cast component.
#polymer #largeformat #hybrid

Materials

U.S. Air Force Rapid Sustainment Office Concludes First Ever Advanced Manufacturing Olympics

By: AM Staff

Nearly $1M in prizes awarded to winners of five competitions related to additive manufacturing. AM editor-in-chief Peter Zelinski co-hosted the Air Force’s week-long event.
#education #supplychain #enterprise

Wabtec Joins Pittsburgh’s Neighborhood 91 AM Hub

By: AM Staff

Neighborhood 91 is the first development in the world to both condense and connect all components of the AM/3D Printing supply chain into one powerful production ecosystem.
#metal #supplychain #enterprise

Materials

3D Printed Prefab Homes, Made from Composite and UL-Certified

By: Stephanie Hendrixson, Senior Editor

Mighty Buildings wants to change the construction industry with prefabricated houses 3D printed on demand from thermoset polymer composite. Two such buildings have already been installed.
#enterprise #construction #composites

3D Systems Appoints Leaders of New Business Units

By: AM Staff

New unit leaders include Menno Ellis executive vice president, healthcare solutions, and Reji Puthenveetil, executive vice president, industrial solutions.
#polymer #metal #enterprise

Cimquest Exclusive Distributor for Xact Metal’s LPBF 3D Printer

By: AM Staff

Printer is geared toward enterprise shops and manufacturers.
#metal #enterprise

Production

How to Pursue AM Adoption Within an Established Manufacturing Organization

By: Peter Zelinski, Editor-in-Chief

Succeeding with additive manufacturing requires enterprise-wide buy-in and change. EOS describes tactics including a two-team structure: transformation team and implementation team.
#basics #enterprise

How a Pandemic Pushed 3D Printing to New Dimensions

Join HP to learn how 3D printing will impact supply chain transformation and realign values within ecosystems for years after the pandemic. Watch AM In-Depth, Sept. 30 at 1:00 p.m. EDT. (Add to MySpark Planner.)
#enterprise #supplychain

Australian Army Tests Metal 3D Printing in Latest Field Trial

By: AM Staff

The ‘WarpSPEE3D’ program aims to significantly increase unique parts available to the Army compared to what the regular supply chain can provide.
#metal #enterprise #supplychain

Materials

Arevo Announces Construction of Composite 3D Printing Facility

By: AM Staff

Along with the construction announcement, Arevo has brought on new executive leadership to aid its growth plans.
#construction #enterprise

Production

Map Visualizes Service Bureaus Across the U.S.

By: Stephanie Hendrixson, Senior Editor

More than 200 3D printing service bureaus in the United States are listed on this custom Google Map, created to help fill supply chain gaps related to coronavirus. 
#enterprise #supplychain

Webinar: Supply Chain Lessons from COVID-19: For OEMs

By: AM Staff

In the second webinar in this series, Harry will, in detail, demonstrate that shorter supply chains are also more profitable for OEMs for 20 to 40% of products.
#enterprise #supplychain

Stratasys 3D Printer Pushes New Product Designs

By: AM Staff

Built as a smaller but still a complement to the Stratasys J8 series for enterprise shops, the J55 supports the full design process with same day send-to-print and minimal post-processing.
#enterprise

Webinar: Supply Chain Lessons from COVID-19: How to Get Started with TCO

By: AM Staff

TCO (Total Cost of Ownership) is the key tool to objectively compare alternative sources to determine which items can be most profitably sourced domestically and which to offshore. Register today!
#enterprise #supplychain

Webinar: Supply Chain Lessons from COVID-19

By: AM Staff

It is now clear: shorter supply chains are stronger, more competitive supply chains. Register today!
#enterprise #supplychain

Webinar: Supply Chain Lessons from COVID-19: For OEMs

By: AM Staff

In the second webinar in this series, Harry will, in detail, demonstrate that shorter supply chains are also more profitable for OEMs for 20 to 40% of products. Register today!
#enterprise #supplychain

Production

What Your CEO Needs to Know About Additive Manufacturing

By: Peter Zelinski, Editor-in-Chief

Additive manufacturing promises to affect far more than manufacturing alone. When evaluating AM, the perspective needed is the view that sees the impacts all across the enterprise.  
#enterprise