Award-winning desktop 3D printer provider Ultimaker has announced that ERIKS, an international industrial equipment supplier, has scaled up its 3D printing capabilities for OEM and MRO customers using Ultimaker 3D printers. At its production facilities in Alkmaar, The Netherlands, ERIKS has installed multiple Ultimaker S5 Pro 3D printer bundles. Leveraging the systems, the company has
E3D Online, an award-winning 3D printer components OEM, has released its latest dual-drive extrusion system, Hemera. The product was initially called Hermes, but changed after intervention from a company already using the name. The system incorporates the company’s V6 hotend with a new filament drive designed to process flexible filaments at 50mm/s. “Hemera has been a
Award-winning 3D printer OEM GE Additive has entered into a five-year cooperative research and development agreement (CRADA) with the US Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL). Both parties have agreed to focus their research on processes, materials and software in order to drive industrialization and support broader adoption of additive manufacturing technology. “We’re
Award-winning composite and metal 3D printer provider Markforged has announced the opening of a 25,000 square-foot manufacturing facility in Billerica, Massachusetts. The new site aims to support the company’s material production, which increased by 81% over the past year. “With the significant growth of Markforged printers in the field, the consumption of our materials continues
Multi award-winning 3D printer provider Markforged has announced that Shukla Medical, a surgical tool manufacturer, has used its Metal X system to 3D print surgical instrument prototypes, thereby cutting down the company’s yearly costs. Using the 17-4PH Stainless Steel material with the Metal X, Shukla has been able to 3D print metal prototypes of its surgical
Aerosint, an award-winning Belgian SLS 3D printer manufacturer, Vectoflow, a German fluid-dynamic metrology device developer, and Fraunhofer IGCV have received a €750,000 grant from the Eurostars program to develop multi-functional airflow sensors. Flow probes within the sensors are used for the development of jet engines and gas turbines. In an effort to make them more
Award-winning American 3D printer OEM 3D Systems and GF Machining Solutions, a division of Switzerland-based manufacturing company Georg Fischer, have announced an expansion to their ongoing partnership. Both companies will bring their co-branded additive manufacturing systems to Greater China, in order to enhance the metal parts production in a region renowned for its manufacturing output.
Multi award-winning 3D printer provider Markforged announced that Dunlop Systems and Components, a UK-based automotive manufacturing company, has been using its machines to create custom tooling, saving thousands of dollars in the process. As its tooling division had become a bottleneck, Dunlop Systems purchased a Markforged desktop 3D printer in order to overcome problems associate