Additive Manufacturing

Open Software Technology Refines 3D Printing and Scanning Workflows

Siemen’s Parasolid geometric modeling software now offers tools for Convergent Modeling and lattice structures.

Additive Manufacturing

Additive Manufacturing User Group awards ten DINOs

Every year, AMUG’s DINO awards recognize those that have contributed to the AM industry with the intent to advance other individuals or the industry as a whole. 

Amerimold Connects Goes Live Today!

Sessions for Amerimold Connects start today at 9:00 AM (EST)!Make sure you're registered to join in on all the great content this virtual event has to offer.

Design & Mfg. Software

Software Add-On Streamlines Design for Additive Manufacturing Cycle

3D Systems launches its latest software solution 3DXpert for SolidWorks 15, which prepares and optimizes users’ designs for additive manufacturing.

BIG KAISER Hosts Virtual Breakfast & Learn Event

Big Kaiser Precision Tooling Inc. will host its annual Breakfast & Learn event virtually, May 28 at 10:00 am CST.

Additive Manufacturing

The Cool Parts Show Finds Additive Manufacturing Advancing During Pandemic Crisis

The Cool Parts Show, the series from Additive Manufacturing Media about 3D printing for industrial production, has produced special episodes about 3D printing during the COVID-19 crisis.

Supply Chain Lessons from COVID-19: How to Get Started with TCO Webinar

Gardner Business Media is launching a series of four paid webinars in partnership with the Reshoring Initiative and Harry Moser. The fourth and final webinar will take place Wednesday, May 20, at 11:00 am EDT. 


Hybrid Additive Machining Produces Accurate Parts from Metal Powders

Hybrid additive/subtractive machining produces highly accurate parts from metal powders that are melted and sintered using a laser while surfaces are precisely milled at high speeds.

Mold Components

How to Maintain Additive Tooling

Implementing additive tooling into a mold can be a daunting task, but maintaining it over the life of the tool can be straight-up scary. Here are three steps to include in your maintenance plan.

Additive Manufacturing

PVD Coatings Solve Common 3D-Printed Mold and Part Problems

The right surface modification solution can alleviate a few common additive manufacturing pain points that typically require creating new molds or parts.

Business Strategy

Webinar to Discuss OSHA Regulatory Requirements for Coronavirus

AssetPro will be hosting a webinar, March 31st, 2020, at 10 am to discuss how employers can meet the intent of the OSHA regulations and how to protect their employees from coronavirus (COVID-19).

Wohlers Report 2020 Documents More than 250 Additive Manufacturing Applications

Wohlers Associates, Inc. announced the publication of Wohlers Report 2020, the 25th annual installment of its undisputed, industry-leading report on additive manufacturing (AM) and 3D printing.

Additive Manufacturing

Additive Manufacturing Metal Powder Designed for Plastic Injection Molders

Uddeholm launches AM Corrax powder specifically designed with the needs of plastic injection molders in mind.

3D Printing and Coronavirus: U.S. Additive Manufacturers Share Their Experiences

Sister brand Additive Manufacturing shares the stories of how a few 3D printing companies have managed both the setbacks and opportunities that the COVID-19 outbreak has brought to light.

GF Machining Solutions Demonstrates AM Production, EDM Cut-Off Solutions at AMUGexpo 2020

At the 2020 AMUGexpo, exhibitor and platinum sponsor GF Machining Solutions will demonstrate its high-throughput DMP Flex 350 metal 3D printer and its AgieCharmilles Cut AM 500 horizontal wire EDM March 22-26 at the Hilton Chicago.

Design & Mfg. Software

Software Enables Hybrid and Additive Manufacturing in One Process

OPEN MIND Technologies AG offers an additive manufacturing (AM) capability option in hyperMill CAM software to support 3D printing/additive processes that also provides efficient hybrid processing with simultaneous additive and subtractive processing on one machine.

SME Announces Insights on Additive Manufacturing for Investors

SME and the TCT Group, the producers of Rapid + TCT, North America’s largest and most influential additive manufacturing event, announce an exclusive dinner for investors at Rapid + TCT 2020, conducted by Wohlers Associates, Inc.

Additive Manufacturing

PODCAST: The Thinker, The Problem-Solver and The Happiness Maker Talk AM

On this episode of The Manufacturing Alliance Podcast, we interview Milacron DME, Forecast 3D and Carbon about finding the right applications for AM, investigating new opportunities and securing influential relationships to grow with additive.

Mold Components

PODCAST: Additive Panel Speaks Out about Technology Expansion

On this episode of The Manufacturing Alliance Podcast, MoldMaking Technology’s Christina Fuges sits down with Tony Demakis to interview three leading additive manufacturing and 3D printing technology suppliers. 

Paragon D&E Announces Drilling Automation Showcase

Paragon D&E will display two Cheto Corporation drilling machines at its Drilling Automation Showcase at the company’s facilities in Grand Rapids, Michigan, March 19-20, 2020, from 10 am to 5 pm.

Additive Manufacturing

Additive Manufacturing Conference Call for Speakers Open

The Additive Manufacturing Conference announced that the call for presentations for the 2020 conference is open.

Additive Manufacturing

In Automotive, Is Additive Manufacturing an Answer for Die Cast Tooling?

The largest high-pressure die cast tool builder in North America is 3D printing die inserts and water jackets for major automakers. It’s a tough sell, but one company is succeeding — and it’s just getting started.

Mold Materials

EDM Speeds Up Additive Part Separation, Preserves Part Integrity

GF Machining Solutions announces the AgieCharmilles Cut AM 500, a horizontal wire EDM designed to complement metal additive manufacturing.

Additive Manufacturing

OPEN MIND Technologies Announces Additive Manufacturing Capability

Open Mind Technologies AG announces it offers an additive manufacturing capability option in hyperMill CAM software to support 3D printing/ additive processes.