3 May 2022
Metal Additive Manufacturing: Don't Tell Me, Show Me
Since 3D Systems commercialized stereolithography 30 years ago, 3D printer manufacturers who invented their own proprietary technology predominantly followed the same business strategy: selling their printers to customers. Until recently, it was the norm for established and rising 3D printing players, both in metal and polymer additive manufacturing, to follow the same path.
1 Feb 2022
3D Printed Tags Classify and Store Data on Physical Objects
In place of the standard barcodes affixed to products, which may be removed or detached or become otherwise unreadable over time, these tags are unobtrusive (due to the fact that they are invisible) and far more durable, given that they're embedded within the interior of objects fabricated on standard 3D printers
6 Jul 2021
Moi Composites is a start-up company that work on continuous fiber 3D printing with a thermoset resin.
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30 Apr 2021
Stratasys is one of the world's largest 3D printer manufacturers, focusing on industrial polymer 3D printers and materials. On April 28th, 2021, Stratasys held a virtual event to launch three new 3D printers: the F770, Origin One, and H350.
26 Mar 2021
Holo, Inc. has developed a platform technology for the high-throughput production of intricate metal parts using additive manufacturing. IDTechEx spoke with Dr Arian Aghababaie (CSO, Co-founder & president) and Dr Hal Zarem (CEO).
12 Feb 2021
Hyundai Unveils TIGER Ultimate Mobility Vehicle Concept
Hyundai Motor Group has revealed TIGER, the company's second Ultimate Mobility Vehicle and the first designed to be uncrewed. The transforming intelligent ground excursion robot is designed to carry various types of payload while traveling over challenging terrain.
24 Jun 2020
Tritone Technologies are a start-up founded in 2017. They have developed a proprietary MoldJet process for metal additive manufacturing. IDTechEx spoke with Omer Sagi (VP Products).
24 Jun 2020
MX3D are a large-scale metal 3D printing company specializing in wire arc additive manufacturing. IDTechEx spoke with Gijs van der Velden (CEO).
24 Jun 2020
One Click Metal
One Click Metal offer low cost metal additive manufacturing based on powder bed fusion technology. IDTechEx spoke with Björn Ullmann (CEO).
6 Feb 2020
MakerBot Launches SKETCH Classroom for Educators and Students
MakerBot announces the launch of the MakerBotSKETCH Classroom, designed to be the most reliable 3D printing setup for the classroom, giving students more access to 3D printing and setting up teachers for success.
6 Mar 2019
Their focus is on construction industry digitization by using aerial data and drones.
5 Mar 2019
IDTechEx showcases why Boston is at heart of 3D printing revolution
3D printing is rapidly reaching industrial commercialisation in numerous sectors; IDTechEx forecast that the total market will be worth $22bn by 2028. A new 3D Printing commercial insight forum is being hosted at the Autodesk facilities in Boston, USA, May 8-9 2019. This event provides expert led sessions giving technical analysis, commercial understanding and market outlooks across key topic areas. Each session will be conducted by an IDTechEx analyst and include a high-profile industrial speaker to give their key findings and opinions.
30 Jan 2019
Toyota highlight the significance of 3D printing in lightweight design
3D printing is rapidly reaching industrial commercialisation in numerous sectors; IDTechEx forecast that the total market will be worth $22bn by 2028. One of the key features is the design freedom this technology enables where, alongside other functional advantages, a major opportunity is in lightweighting.
19 Dec 2018
The coming of age of 3D bioprinting?
Though activities in 3D bioprinting have been growing in leaps and bounds since 2015, the activity we have seen in 2018 has been truly remarkable for this fledgling field. Finally, governments, academic institutions and companies alike are beginning to understand the value that 3D bioprinting can bring and are working hard together to bring disruptive change through building tissues from scratch.
24 Aug 2018
Machine learning tool makes car designs more aerodynamic
When engineers or designers want to test the aerodynamic properties of the newly designed shape of a car, airplane, or other object, they would normally model the flow of air around the object by having a computer solve a complex set of equations--a procedure that usually takes hours or even an entire day.