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A lot of incredible things happened in the 3D printer industry in 2017. Houses were built, new technologies were invented, and beautiful art was created. Fortunately, many of these achievements were recorded on video so we can show you the Top 10 3D printing videos 2017. Many big brands such […]

Top 10 3D Printing Videos 2017


After Concept Laser and Trumpf, another major company active in metal 3D printing (albeit focused on providing service rather than supplying the hardware), is expanding into a state of the art new facility. Sintavia broke ground on its new 55,000 square foot advanced manufacturing facility located in Hollywood, Florida. The $15 million facility, […]

Sintavia Breaks Ground on New Advanced Manufacturing Facility in Florida


Published by Sandra Helsel, December 29, 2017 1:33 pm <!–Comments Off on GE Increases Stake in Arcam AB to 95%–> (CFO) General Electric is increasing its stake in Sweden’s Arcam AB to 95% in another move to build its advanced manufacturing business. GE also plans to acquire the remaining 5% […]

GE Increases Stake in Arcam AB to 95%


Published by Sandra Helsel, December 29, 2017 1:32 pm <!–Comments Off on ‘Ready to Crawl’ Project from U of Tokyo Features 3D-Printed Organic-Like Robots–> (ARS Electronica) Ready to Crawl is a project of 3D-printed organic-like robots. The project was created by Hiroshi Sugihara and Shunji Yamanaka from thePrototyping & Design […]

‘Ready to Crawl’ Project from U of Tokyo Features 3D-Printed ...



Published by Sandra Helsel, December 29, 2017 1:31 pm <!–Comments Off on Purdue Researchers Develop Energetic/Explosive Material System Using 3D-Printing Technique–> (3Ders.org) Researchers at Purdue University have developed a new energetic material system using an inkjet-style 3D printing technique. Energetic materials include explosives and pyrotechnics. Additionally, functional micromechanical systems use […]

Purdue Researchers Develop Energetic/Explosive Material System Using 3D-Printing Technique


Published by Sandra Helsel, December 29, 2017 1:31 pm <!–Comments Off on Desktop 3D Printer Developed by MIT Can Print Objects Ten Times Faster–> (EdgyLabs) Engineers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology just created a desktop 3D printer that could print objects way faster than its current commercial counterparts. According […]

Desktop 3D Printer Developed by MIT Can Print Objects Ten ...


Published by Sandra Helsel, December 29, 2017 1:31 pm <!–Comments Off on Five Trends to Watch in 2018 for 3D Printing–> (EINiConnect) 3Diligent offers a list of five trends that will be important for 3D Printing in 2018. First, the arrival of extrusion metal printing. Second, will be stories about other metal […]

Five Trends to Watch in 2018 for 3D Printing


Construction 3D printing using cement materials has been at the center of a few experiments in recent years. Commercial applications have been centered mainly in China, Russia and wealthy Middle East nations such as Saudi Arabia and the UAE. In Europe most activities are University-based, with advanced projects at Iaac in Barcelona […]

Work Starts on Dutch Zero Footprint 3D Printed Hotel Building ...



TierTime has been in the 3D printer market with both industrial and desktop 3D printers since 2003. In May 2012, the Beijing-based company unveiled the UP Mini desktop printer, later named the ‘Best Overall Experience 3D Printer’ by Make Magazine. TierTime has released 5 3D printers in total now: the UP Box+, […]

Lab 3Dnatives: UP Mini 2 3D Printer Test


Professional ceramics 3D Printing is starting to take hold as stereolithography, extrusion and binder jetting processes are being optimized and adapted for working with ceramics materials. The latest announcement in this sense comes from Kwambio: the NYC-based startup developed its very own high precision 3D printer, the Ceramo OneTM, specifically for […]

Kwambio Launches Ceramo OneTM, a New Binder Jetting Based Ceramics ...


Additive manufacturing is taking over almost all production sectors. 3D printing reduces manufacturing time, lowers costs and allows for more customisation. These benefits are gradually becoming understood by the sports sector with the adoption of innovative equipment to break new records. Technology is now finding its place in various sports […]

3D Printing in Sport: Feature Story


Stephen Erickson was just 13 years old when he fell in love with planes — inside a Boston movie theater. He was watching aircraft mechanic Joe Patroni, played by George Kennedy in the original “Airport” movie, extricate a Boeing jet full of worried passengers from a snowdrift. “That moment was […]

GE Successfully Tested Its Advanced Turboprop Engine With 3D Printed ...