ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING NEWS

Additive Manufacturing

EOS Reports Strong Market Demand for Flexible Lattice Patent

The company says that early adopters of EOS’ digital foam are seeking product differentiation.

Additive Manufacturing

Arburg Partners With Distribution Partner for Additive Manufacturing Tech in U.S. and Canada

Arburg has reached an agreement with Würth Additive Group to act as a sales partner for its Arburg Plastic Freeforming (APF) additive manufacturing technology.

Additive Manufacturing

3D Printing ‘Veteran’ Materialise Acquires Option to Buy Link3D

Materialise’s potential acquisition to accelerate roadmap to offer cloud-based access to integrated software platform  

Injection Molding

Ford Converts 3D Printing Scrap into New, Molded Parts

Ford has collaborated with HP to reuse spent 3D printed powders and parts turning them into injection molded vehicle parts.

Tooling

Fortify Completes Equity Round

The Boston-based inventor of the Digital Composite Manufacturing (DCM) additive manufacturing technology secured $20 million in funding.

Injection Molding

New Headquarters, Investment for Addifab

Addifab, the Danish supplier of Freeform Injection Molding (FIM) technology, raised $6.3 million in its latest investment round and moved to a new, larger headquarters near Copenhagen.

Additive Manufacturing

Stratasys Direct, Xometry Team to Deliver High-Performance 3D Printed Parts on Demand

Customers can now purchase high-performance nylon parts produced by Stratasys Direct through Xometry’s marketplace.

Additive Manufacturing

Braskem Introduces E-Commerce of PP Filament Spools for 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing

Available through thermoplastics distributor M.Holland, this is the first time Braskem’s PP 3D printing filament spools are targeted to all consumers via e-commerce.

Materials

New Form of 3D-Printed Material Aimed at Lighter, Safer Car Designs and More

Team of researchers led by University of Glasgow combined polyolefins with multiwall carbon nanotubes to come up with a new plate-lattice cellular ‘metamaterial’ with impressive impact resistance.  
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Additive Manufacturing

Braskem Expanding into the 3D Printing Market

In 2020, Braskem launched polypropylene for fused filament fabrication, SLS powder bed fusion, and industrial scale pellet extrusion.
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