A novel 3D printing project launched on Kickstarter late last week can create sheets of polyester cotton fabrics using an electric field.
The overall appetite for additive manufacturing continues in all segments of the market. Brent Balinski spoke to long-time industry consultant Terry Wohlers, principal consultant and president of Wohlers Associates. Wohlers Report 2015 was released in April, the firm’s 20th anniversary edition.
GE has additively manufactured a working miniature jet engine and tested it at 33,000 RPM.
Retail chain Officeworks will offer 3D printing services, starting with the opening of its “3D Experience Centre” in Melbourne this week.
The first-of-type Airbus A350 XWB delivered in December last year contained over 1,000 3D printed resin parts.
Seven leading technology companies have announced a partnership to develop a new 3D printing file format.
Today we are pleased to announce the final line-up for the Factories of The Future event, to be held on May 28 at the Crown Casino, Melbourne.
A collaborative UK research project led by GKN Aerospace aims to create cheaper high-quality titanium feedstock for additive manufacturing.
An Australian start-up is working to identify a suitable 3D printing material out of which to create surfboards.
The agenda for the Inside 3D Printing event in Melbourne in May has been released.
Keeping up with trends in industry is a daunting, expensive task, and Siemens estimating effectively automating a factory at about 2–3 percent of turnover.
A new report from technology market research firm Canalys predicts annual global growth of 44 per cent for the 3D printing industry.
Carbon3D has received a significant vote of confidence in its potential in the form of a $10 million investment from software giant Autodesk.
A crop of new companies are trying to address the issues around 3D printing’s slow speeds, which have – as have other things – all but ruled out mass production applications. One of these start-ups is Brisbane’s Gizmo 3D Printers. Brent Balinski spoke to the company’s founder, Kobus du Toit, to find out more.
The global 3D printing industry has continued its explosive growth, according to a leading annual report.
Third generation manufacturing company Keech Australia has added a 3D printing capability to its product development operations.
An Australian technology expert, venture capitalist and entrepreneur has said that companies should include 3D printing in their business models.
An international expert advises Australian manufacturers to take a holistic approach to business to become more competitive in machining and manufacturing.
The CSIRO has pushed the 3D printing envelope further with a new project that could one day allow lonely people to additively manufacture a partner.
China’s reputation for 3D printing very big things has grown this week, with Sanya Sihai creating the country’s very first additively manufactured vehicle.