Techniplas opens additive manufacturing center in California

Techniplas, a company that provides design and manufacturing of automotive products and services, has opened an additive manufacturing center in Ventura, California. The manufacturing Center will deliver lighter and stronger parts, as...

DARPA choses organizations for transformative design project

PARC, a Xerox company, has been chosen as part of a team of organizations including Siemens, Georgia Institute of Technology (GT), and Michigan State University (MSU) by the DARPA TRAansformative DESign...

Xometry raises $15 million

On-demand manufacturing platform Xometry has raised $15 million in funding. The investment was led by BMW i Ventures, with participation from existing investors GE Ventures and Highland Capital Partners. Zach Barasz from...

GE Additive creating world’s largest laser-powder additive manufacturing machine

GE Additive says it is creating the world’s largest laser-powder additive manufacturing machine. Tailored for the aerospace industry, the machine will be able to print in a “build envelop” of one...

Boom Supersonic, Stratasys sign partnership for 3D printing aircraft parts

3D printing and additive manufacturing company Stratasys and Boom Supersonic have inked athree-year technical partnership, where Boom will use 3D printing for the production of advanced tooling and production-grade aircraft parts. Boom...

Arevo raises $7M Series A round

Arevo, a Santa Clara, California-based company that develops technology to enable direct digital additive manufacturing of ultra-strong composite parts for end-use applications, has raised a $7 million Series A funding round led by Khosla...

A 3D-printed autonomous car with cognitive computing capabilities is now operational…

Arizona-based automaker Local Motors, a vehicle technology integrator and creator of 3D-printed cars, has introduced the first self-driving vehicle that comes with the cognitive computing capabilities of IBM Watson. The vehicle, called 'Olli,' can carry...

Airbus Group deploying Dassault additive manufacturing platform

Airbus Group, after a two-year benchmarking process, is extending its use of Dassault's business experience platform to its additive manufacturing programs, integrating design, simulation and production. Airbus will deploy Dassault's collaborative design and simulation...

HP Launches Two Commercial 3D Printers

HP has unveiled a commercial 3D printing system - the Jet Fusion 3D Printing Solution - designed for model shops and 3D print service bureaus. The company is launching two new 3D printers; the Jet Fusion 3D 3200 printer, ideal...

First Material Created In Space – NASA 3D-Prints Objects On ISS

The first 3D printer built to operate in space successfully began manufacturing on the International Space Station (ISS) early Tuesday morning. This is the first time that hardware has been additively manufactured...

MakerBot 3D Printers Come To Staples, Fry’s

MakerBot 3D printers and filaments will now be available at electronics retailer Fry’s Electronics and Staples. Makerbot printers and filaments will also be available online from these retailers. Frys.com will also offer...

HP Gets Into 3D Printing

HP is getting into 3D printing, with the launch of a 3D printer that the company says will be ten times faster than the models currently available, as well as a new...

MakerBot Starts Shipping Replicator Z18 3D Printer

MakerBot is now shipping the company's largest 3D printer, the the Replicator Z18 3D. The Z18 3D printer has a large z-axis that produces 3D prints up to 18 inches in height (which is also how the printer gets it name). The build volume is 12-inches length by 12-inches width x 18-inches height. The printer is priced at $6,499.

Dovetailed 3D Printer Can Print Edible Fruits

Cambridge UK-based design studio Dovetailed has developed a 3D printer that can print edible fruit. The company is using spherification at the backend, which is a molecular gastronomy technique that can turn liquids into spheres.

MakerBot Starts Shipping Replicator Mini 3D Printer

MakerBot is shipping the Replicator Mini Compact 3D Printer, the company's fifth generation 3D printers. The printers have an on-board camera to monitor its 3D printing via the MakerBot Mobile app; and features the MakerBot Replicator Smart Extruder. The MakerBot Replicator Mini Compact 3D Printer is priced at $1,375.