ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING

Additive Manufacturing

Henkel and Carbon Expand 3D Printing Partnership

As part of the collaboration, the new Loctite 3D IND405 Clear material is immediately available to Carbon customers.

Additive Manufacturing

Study: 3D Printing Helps Strengthen Supply Chains

HP’s Digital Manufacturing Trend Report finds that companies are increasingly investing in advanced 3D printing solutions that provide the agility, speed, and flexibility necessary to grow their business.

Additive Manufacturing

'10 Things We’re Seeing in Machine Shops Right Now'

Metalworking shops and plastics plants make for interesting comparisons of their responses to the COVID-19 challenge.
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Additive Manufacturing

New Report Says 74% of Companies Plan to Invest in 3D Printing in 2021

Over half of survey respondents plan to invest up to $100,000 in 3D printing technologies next year.

Additive Manufacturing

DSM and Nedcam to Develop New Applications for Large-Size 3D Printing

Collaborating with DSM on material and 3D printing technology, Nedcam will offer commercial 3D printing production services to manufacturers looking for large-size applications, using DSM’s optimized pellet materials.
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Additive Manufacturing: New Micro-Precision 3D Printer for Industrial Production

The printer has the ability to print industrial-grade composite polymers and ceramics, including an all-new functional engineering material developed in cooperation with BASF.

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Plastics Processors Report Quickening Expansion

Expansion among both captive and custom processors is driven by expanding orders, production, and employment.
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Molds & Tooling

Graham Partners Assembles Medical Molding Group

Investment firm has funded a new conglomerate of three medical injection molders.

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Digital Manufacturing Network Offers ‘Radical Transparency’ Over Multiple Processes, Providers & Continents

Fictiv now offers complete visibility of complete value chain from design upload to production, quality, shipping and pricing for metal and plastic prototypes and production parts from a “Digital Ecosystem” of 250+ partners in the U.S. and Asia.
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