9 Feb 2023
Nine Startups Innovating Polymer Additive Manufacturing
Essential to understanding the evolution of the polymer 3D printing industry is exploring the change from low-cost printing technologies and materials to the slow growth and adoption of innovative polymer printing technologies and materials, from viscous thermosets to carbon fiber composites to foams.
12 Jan 2023
In August 2022, 3D Systems acquired dp polar, a German 3D printer start-up making high speed photopolymer jetting printers.
12 Dec 2022
Axtra3D is an Italy/US-based startup developing a new photopolymer resin printing technology called Hybrid Photosynthesis. IDTechEx spoke with CEO Gianni Zitelli.
20 Oct 2022
IDTechEx Discuss Additive Manufacturing: So Much More Than the Printer
With so much focus being put on 3D printers, it can be easy to lose sight of the many other important sectors that make 3D printing, especially industrial additive manufacturing, possible. It takes an entire ecosystem, including materials, software, post-processing, quality assurance, services, specialized training, and more, for 3D printing to be utilized in high-value industries and applications
10 Oct 2022
Amnovis Selects 3D Systems' Dual Laser Direct Metal Printing Solution
3D Systems announced that Amnovis has incorporated 3D Systems' DMP Flex 350 Dual into its contract manufacturing workflow. This next-generation technology includes two lasers, which enables Amnovis to produce high-quality, highly reliable end-use parts for a variety of industrial and medical device applications.
14 Sep 2022
3D Systems Expands Industry-leading Materials Portfolio
3D Systems announced two new production-grade materials designed to address a breadth of industrial applications. Both materials have been engineered for long-lasting mechanical performance and stability in any environment making them ideal for a host of end-use applications in industries such as consumer goods, transportation & motorsports, aerospace & defense, and service bureaus.
12 Aug 2022
3D Systems Acquisition of dp polar GmbH
3D Systems has entered an agreement to acquire dp polar GmbH, the German-based designer and manufacturer of the industry's first additive manufacturing system designed for true high-speed mass production of customized components. Central to dp polar's patented continuous printing process is a large-scale, segmented, rotating print platform that eliminates the start/stop operations of virtually all additive manufacturing platforms.
3 Aug 2022
PrinterPrezz are a US-based end-to-end manufacturer of 3D printed medical devices. IDTechEx spoke with CEO Shri Shetty to discuss the company's mission.
2 Aug 2022
The Dichotomy Influencing the 3D Printing Materials Market
Open vs closed materials systems: In this article, IDTechEx Technology Analyst Sona Dadhania discusses how the dichotomy between "open" materials systems and "closed" materials systems (also known as platforms or architectures) affects the growth and utilization of materials for additive manufacturing.
2 Aug 2022
Nexa3D are an American 3D printer manufacturer commercializing two proprietary polymer printing technologies: a resin-based technology called Lubricant Sublayer Photocuring (LSPc) and a powder-based technology called Quantum Laser Sintering (QLS). IDTechEx spoke with Sarah Goehrke, Senior Director of Strategic Communications and Ecosystems at Nexa3D.
22 Jul 2022
3D Systems Partners with Fleet Space Technologies
Today, 3D Systems announced a new collaboration with Fleet Space Technologies which has led to the production of innovative RF patch antennas for use on their Alpha satellite constellation.
13 Jul 2022
Huntsman 3D Printing
Huntsman Corporation are an American multinational chemical company; within their Polyurethane division, Huntsman develop and sell urethane 3D printing materials. IDTechEx spoke with Stephane Peysson, Global Business Development Manager at Huntsman, about their 3D printing materials and activities.
20 May 2022
3D Systems are a historic market leader in 3D printing, manufacturing both printers and materials. This update covers two major announcements from 3D Systems in H1 2022: two acquisitions and the launch of a new SLA printer.
13 May 2022
3D Systems & Airbus Defence and Space Create Novel RF Components
3D Systems has been selected by Airbus Defence and Space to produce critical components for its industry-first satellite innovation, OneSat.
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.
7 Apr 2022
3D Systems Revolutionizes Production with Introduction of SLA 750
3D Systems announced the SLA 750 stereolithography additive manufacturing solution. Designed to address large format or high volume production applications, the solution comprises the SLA 750 and SLA 750 Dual - the first synchronous, dual-laser stereolithography printer - as well as the company's new Accura AMX Durable Natural material and the PostCure 1050 post-processing system.