3D Printing Additive Manufacturing

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3D Printing & Additive Manufacturing

This is a channel about 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing (AM) for manufacturing professionals. AM is a fast-moving area of manufacturing technology and there are a wide variety of technologies use to 3D print or build objects, such as stereolithography (SLA), fused deposition modeling (FDM), digital light processing (DLP), direct metal laser sintering (DMLS) and more. At Advanced Manufacturing Media, we partner with RAPID – the leading conference and exposition for 3D printing — and cover all AM methods, including emerging ones, such as Ultrasonic Additive Manufacturing (UAM).

Roush Invests in Additive Manufacturing Equipment

January 18, 2018byRoush- Press Release

LIVONIA, MICH. (January 18, 2017) Today Roush is the first service supplier in North America with the largest metal additive manufacturing system of its kind. Additive manufacturing is a process that creates a physical object from a digital design. Roush has purchased the Xline 2000R, the largest powderbed metal additive system in the world. Acquired by GE Additive inRead More

January 8, 2018byIlene Wolff- Contributing Editor

A fused filament 3D printer has saved a custom outdoor lighting manufacturer tens of thousands of dollars a year, improving operations and winning more business. The purchase also helped retain customers who would previously have gone elsewhere for specialized parts. At an average cost of $3000 per part, the printer paid for itself after 10 parts, thanks to the 200 SeriesRead More

January 2, 2018bySintavia- Press Release

Metal additive manufacturer Sintavia LLC broke ground Dec. 28 on a new 55,000-sq.-ft. advanced manufacturing facility located in Hollywood, Florida. The $15 million facility, expected to open in late 2018, will employ lean manufacturing principles for large-scale metal additive manufacturing. Our new facility, when complete, will serve as template for future additiveRead More

December 19, 2017byPress Release- Tooling U-SME, UL

NORTHBROOK, IL, Dec. 19, 2017 UL, a global safety science company, and Tooling U-SME, a leader in manufacturing workforce and education development, announce the signing of a Letter of Intent (LOI) focused on a new collaboration to enhance workforce training and development efforts for manufacturers wanting to increase their capabilities in additive manufacturing. ThisRead More

December 5, 2017byDMG Mori- Press Release

For many years now Schaeffler and DMG Mori have cooperated closely in a long-term partnership. Most recently, DMG MORI honored Schaeffler Technologies AG & Co. KG as overall winner with the Partner Award 2017. The two companies bundle their innovative strengths and contribute to a mutual boost in efficiency and process optimization. That is why Schaeffler has alwaysRead More

December 4, 2017byConcept Laser- Press Release

With last weeks groundbreaking, GE and Concept Laser are laying the foundation for a new facility in Lichtenfels, Germany. In the future, the 3D Campus will unite research and development along with production, service, and logistics. The new offices should be ready for move-in early 2019, and around 40,000-m2 will provide room for about 500 employees. The future machineRead More

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