ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING

Additive Manufacturing

Robert Bosch Venture Capital Invests in Xometry's Manufacturing Marketplace

Xometry's manufacturing services include CNC machining, 3D printing, sheet metal fabrication and injection molding.

Injection Molding

‘Cobot’ Molding Assistants Take on New Challenges

They’re not just for packing boxes anymore. Collaborative robots are proving themselves capable of more sophisticated machine-tending tasks.
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To Succeed in Manufacturing, Focus on Your People First

It’s not easy being a custom injection molder in the NYC metro area. For Natech Plastics, the key is developing employees’ skills and commitment.
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3D Printing Helps Niche Manufacturer Bring Product to Market

PT sister publication Additive Manufacturing showcases an interesting example of a unique product manufactured via 3D printing. 

Post-Industrial Recycling

HP Talks New Recycled Content Plastics Goal & Sustainability in 3D Printing

Nate Hurst, chief sustainable impact officer for HP, discusses the company’s goal to increase recycled content plastic to 30% by 2025 across its print and personal systems portfolio and also sustainable innovations in 3D printing. 
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HP Opens New 150,000 Square-Foot 3D Printing Center in Barcelona

HP’s investment in the new Barcelona Center creates one of the largest 3D printing and digital manufacturing research and development facilities in the world. 

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Protolabs CEO Discusses the Digital Age of Manufacturing

As the company reaches its 20-year milestone, Plastics Technology talked with Protolabs CEO Vicki Holt about what’s next for the innovative company.

Additive Manufacturing

Sandvik Creates First 3D-Printed Diamond Composite

Using a mixture containing diamond powder and polymer, the 3D-printed diamond composite was created using stereolithography.

Molds & Tooling

Tooling: Off-the-Shelf Conformal Cooling via Standardized Components

Ready-to-order conformally cooled cold-sprue and hot-drop bushings from Milacron’s DME business allow molders to reap the benefits of 3D printed cooling channels in key areas of the tool without the cost of one-off custom analysis, design and fabrication.