Articles & News on Additive Manufacturing

Mitsubishi Electric robot helps English university explore 3D printing and art

  • Case Study

Additive Manufacturing (3D printing) is increasingly being used in the manufacturing industry for prototyping, low volume manufacture and for making items with complex shapes which cannot easily be reproduced by other means.

Is the Medical Device Regulation a Threat to Additive Manufacturing?

  • Feature

By Bryan Austin, Renishaw the European Union’s (EU’s) new Medical Device Regulation (MDR) could drastically impact the way that medical devices are made in the EU, particularly those that are produced using additive manufacturing (AM). This article provides advice on how companies in the additive manufacturing industry should handle the MDR.

Renishaw announces launch of additive manufacturing guide

  • News

The company will use the information hub to educate and inform customers and the engineering community using videos, case studies, feature articles, industry news and opinion pieces.

Sciaky partners with Siemens to incorporate PLM software to EBAM additive manufacturing solution

  • News

Siemens PLM Software is a provider of software solutions to drive the digital transformation of industry, creating new opportunities for manufacturers to realize innovation.

Siemens and Stratasys announce partnership to facilitate additive manufacturing

  • News

The partnership is intended to fulfill their shared vision of incorporating additive manufacturing into the traditional manufacturing workflow, to benefit multiple industries, including automotive, transportation, energy and industrial tooling.

Univ. of Pittsburgh receives grant to develop computational model for additive manufacturing

  • News

The proposal, “Novel Computational Approaches to Address Key Design Optimization Issues for Metal Additive Manufacturing,” is a three-year, $350,000 GOALI (Grant Opportunities for Academic Liaison with Industry) grant funded by the NSF’s Division of Civil, Mechanical and Manufacturing Innovation (CMMI).

American Additive Manufacturing Nominated for 2016 HERMES Award

  • News

The 2016 HERMES Award is given to first-time exhibitors whose products showcase technological innovation, industrial productivity, environmental sustainability, and economic and social impacts in the global industrial automation field.

Senvol announces free 3D Printing Database

  • News

Users are able to search the database by over 30 fields, such as machine build size, material type, and material tensile strength.

HANNOVER MESSE 2015 adds Additive Manufacturing Plaza

  • News

The next HANNOVER MESSE will run from 13 to 17 April 2015.

Additive Manufacturing Embraced by Early Adopters

  • News

The additive manufacturing systems market for industrial applications has made a strong recovery since the recession in 2009.