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Stratasys acquires Riven

Stratasys has acquired Berkeley, Calif.,-based quality assurance software startup Riven.

Siemens, Desktop Metal join forces for additive manufacturing adoption

Siemens and Desktop Metal have inked a multi-faceted partnership aimed at accelerating the adoption of additive manufacturing (AM) for production applications.

U.S. Navy opens Additive Manufacturing Center of Excellence in Virginia

The U.S. Navy celebrated the formal opening of its Additive Manufacturing Center of Excellence (AM CoE) within the State of Virginia’s Center for Manufacturing Advancement (CMA) on the Institute for Advanced Learning and Research (IALR) campus in Danville, Virginia, recently. 

Glowforge raises $43M

Seattle-based Glowforge has raised $43 million in funding.

Ultimaker and MakerBot merge into a 3D printing giant — Techradar

MakerBot and Ultimaker, two of the biggest names in the 3D printing industry, are merging into one big corporation, writes Cesar Cadenas. Here is the link: https://www.techradar.com/news/ultimaker-and-makerbot-merge-into-a-3d-printing-giant

Adaptiiv collaborating with HP and Varian for 3D printed medical devices

Adaptiiv is collaborating with HP and Varian, a Siemens Healthineers company, on personalized cancer care for U.S. patients with 3D printed medical devices.

Biden announces AM Forward program to foster adoption of additive manufacturing — Forbes

President Biden is announcing the Additive Manufacturing Forward (AM Forward) program, a partnership between several large U.S. original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and some of their small and medium enterprise (SME) suppliers...

PNNL researchers use seaweed solutions to make inks and materials

Researchers at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) say they have developed seaweed-based inks and materials for developing colorful 2-D and 3-D shapes and models. 

Mantle raises $25M

Metal 3D printing technology company Mantle has raised a Series B funding round of $25 million.

U.S. Navy to install 25 Stratasys F900 3D printers over next five years —...

The U.S. Navy is set expected to take delivery of eight Stratasys 3D printers by the end of this year as part of a 20 million USD contract that will see...

Department of Defense awards ExOne $1.6M rugged 3D printers contract

ExOne has been awarded a U.S. Department of Defense contract to develop a fully operational, self-contained 3D printing “factory” housed in a shipping container.

You can get a 3D printed studio (yes, a printed apartment) for just over...

A tiny California startup is looking to printers to solve the housing crisis – actually, a very large 3D printer, writes Jeferson Graham. Here is the link: https://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/2020/10/26/you-can-get-small-3-d-printed-studio-apartment-just-over-100-k/3670413001/

This unfeasibly tiny 3D printed Star Trek ship can move under its own power...

A team of researchers at Leiden University have been testing their microscopic 3D printer, writes Katie Wickens. Here is the link: https://www.pcgamer.com/micro-3d-printed-starship-voyager/

Team Penske, Stratasys extend technical partnership

Stratasys has inked a new multi-year technical partnership agreement with Team Penske.

Blackstone Resources develop 3D-printed solid state batteries

Blackstone Resources plans to produce 3D-printed solid-state battery cells at scale.