ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING

Additive Manufacturing

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.

Thermoforming

Plastics Processors Report Quickening Expansion

Expansion among both captive and custom processors is driven by expanding orders, production, and employment.
#economics

Medical

Graham Partners Assembles Medical Molding Group

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

Injection Molding

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.
#industry4-0

Additive Manufacturing

Additive Manufacturing Media Announces New Educational Presentation Series

Presented with IMTS spark, the series will explore how 3D printing technology is changing the face of manufacturing.

Additive Manufacturing

Metal vs. Polymer 3D-Printed Mold Tooling: Which is “Better?”

“Better” is the wrong metric—instead, molders should understand the key differences between tooling and appreciate where in the product lifecycle each technology fits best.

Additive Manufacturing

Additive Manufacturing: Beyond Prototyping & Product Development

Stephanie Hendrixson with Additive Manufacturing Magazine discusses the unique ways companies are using 3D printing, focusing on its increasing application for industrial production, as opposed to prototyping.

Automotive

GM Using Stratasys 3D Printing Systems for Ventilator Tooling Production

GM’s director of additive manufacturing, Ron Daul, talks with Plastics Technology about the company’s investment in 3D printing technologies. 

Injection Molding

Additive Manufacturing and Injection Molding Increasingly Complementary in Covid-19 Crisis

The coronavirus crisis has often simultaneously required the speed of additive manufacturing and the scale of injection molding.

Additive Manufacturing

Cincinnati Incorporated Partners with Multiax America on Additive Manufacturing

The partnership will allow each company to offer needed products in the additive manufacturing space.