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.
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/
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/
Stratasys has inked a new multi-year technical partnership agreement with Team Penske.
Blackstone Resources plans to produce 3D-printed solid-state battery cells at scale.
Researchers at the Columbia University School of Engineering and Applied Science, are working on a technique that lets printing with different materials using additive manufacturing processes feasible.
A technique developed by University of Minnesota researchers allows 3D printing of hydrogel-based sensors directly on the surface of organs, such as lungs—even as they expand and contract.
Relativity Space, a company building an autonomous rocket factory and launch services for satellites, has closed a $140 million Series C funding round.
3D Systems has been awarded a $15 million contract by the Combat Capabilities Development Command Army Research Laboratory to create the world's largest, fastest, metal 3D printer.
Digital manufacturing platform company Carbon has raised over $260 million in a funding round.
Stratasys has signed a new agreement with Pantone, which makes the 3D printing solutions provider officially designated as Pantone Validated.
Lockheed Martin and the Office of Naval Research are exploring how to apply artificial intelligence to train robots to independently oversee—and optimize—3-D printing of complex parts.
Metal 3D printing company Desktop Metal has raised $65 million.
Digital 3D-manufacturing company Carbon has raised $200 million in Series D funding.
GE Additive has acquired GeonX, a privately-owned developer of simulation software. Terms of the deal are not being disclosed.