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Conflux Technology: Reinventing high-performance heat exchangers with Additive Manufacturing first, then applying this expertise to other areas.

I knew, from day one, that Conflux Technology was the kind of company I would closely watch in this industry. Founded in 2017, it...

[ FOCUS on YOU – Thermwood ]: The arguments that would play to the strengths of LSAM when it comes to sustainability

While we take great care not to use the buzzword “sustainability” without key data, we do recognize that it will take time for OEMs...

DOSSIER: The Tiny World of micro-additive manufacturing technologies

In the manufacturing industry in general, most innovations evolve around the ability to produce large 3D printed parts. However, with the growing demand for...

Lithoz unveils improved ceramic material for 3D printed bone replacements

So far, the use of 3D printing for bone replacements has often been complicated to leverage due to financial and quality reasons – yet, ceramics remain an interesting material candidate for medical devices and...

KIMYA unveils new flame retardant material for 3D printing applications in the transport industry

KIMYA, an ARMOR GROUP company, has release a new high performance filament for use in the transport industry. Named Kimya PC-FR, the fire and smoke certified polycarbonate has fire resistant properties, and meets the...

UMaine presents a 100% bio-based 3D printed home as another solution to construction crisis

The house is the result of a public-private collaboration, supported by DOE’s Advanced Materials and Manufacturing Technologies Office The University of Maine is making headlines ever since it inaugurates BioHome3D, a 3D printed house made...

Sustainability initiatives continue to gain momentum. Here is the program of the BASF 3D Printing Solutions GmbH brand

The last three months saw a number of initiatives launched and actions implemented to drive sustainability. I am thinking of this large metal 3D printed aerospace part for instance, Evonik’s new approach to drive...

A new toolkit that could speed up the printing process of Raise3D FFF 3D Printers

If you’ve already printed an object on an FFF 3D printer, you’re probably already familiar with the long wait that comes with the fabrication process. For those who are looking to produce customized products,...

AM 4 AM and Pint to design and produce 3D printed prototypes in HiperAl

Additive Manufacturing material producer AM4AM and Pint, a company that provides on engineering research and development services, signed a Memorandum of Understanding to design and produce prototypes made of HiperAl. The latter is the first...

GUtech Oman 3D prints three buildings in just 8 days

This month of November saw the completion of 3 new buildings made in Duqm, 540 km from the capital of Oman (an Arabian country located in southwestern Asia), where German University of Technology (GUtech)...

Shell successfully installed a 3D printed leak repair clamp on its site

On the heels of a joint design and engineering project conducted in collaboration with GE Additive and the decision to join a consortium of companies to advance the use of 3D Printing as a...

TRUMPF fosters Additive Manufacturing applications – with improved technology processes and new materials. Here they are.

Machine manufacturer TRUMPF has focused its presence at Formnext on helping organizations find “the right solution for every metal AM application”. Whether you were looking to achieve a specific application, buy a 3D printer,...

Automotive manufacturer LIUX teases a car made up of plants and 3D printing

A car made up of plants and 3D printing, intriguing right? Spain-based car manufacturer LIUX, founded in 2021, is trying to reinvent the wheel with a new concept of electric vehicle. Called the Animal - ...

New additive manufacturing material from Inkbit features properties that rival those of Nylon 12

For its debut on the European AM market, machine manufacturer Inkbit unveiled a 3D printing material specially formulated for durability.  Called Titan Tough Epoxy 85, the material would be a great fit for parts...

Dyndrite launches new software for laser powder bed fusion applications

The new solution would be “what the industry has long needed; a toolkit that marries software to hardware and the basis for a powerful, next-generation tool for the emerging AM production market.” There were quite...

Intelligent Additive Manufacturing Coating for brake discs

The CHIRON Group's Additive Manufacturing business unit has showcased at Formnext its AM Coating solution. The latter is an industrial system designed for 24/7 operation for applying particularly hard coatings on brake disks. CHIRON leverages...

3D Systems to expand availability of Wematter Gravity SLS 3D printing technology as exclusive worldwide distributor

It’s quite unusual to see a big company become the distributor of a smaller one, yet that’s what 3D Systems will do for Wematter, a Swedish 3D printer manufacturer that introduces its flagship SLS...

A conversation with 3D Systems’ CTO David Leigh: “On the edge of what can or cannot be done”

You may spend over a decade in this industry, meeting the same people over and over, heard about others multiple times, yet when you see them in real life, and have your first conversation...

Interoperability takes on a deeper meaning as Materialise’s CO-AM platform welcomes 7 new partners

3D printing company Materialise has made a lot of announcements this year but the launch of their open software platform CO-AM is probably the most important one. Launched in May of this year, the...

Carbon unveils two damping elastomers for impact protection applications produced with 3D Printing

Achieving impact protection applications such as padding, gloves, and helmets lies in the ability to choose the right materials. So far, Carbon’s DLS technology has always been highlighted as a key enabler of impact...

Formnext 2022: the killjoys, the elders and the kids of the “fAMily” reunion

We just got back from Frankfurt, a European and German city best known for its production of high-quality sausages (frankfurters), but at this time of the year, for AM enthusiasts and specialists, the city...

A conversation with 3D Systems’ CTO David Leigh: “On the edge of what can or cannot be done”

You may spend over a decade in this industry, meeting the same people over and over, heard about others multiple times, yet when you...


AM 4 AM and Pint to design and produce 3D printed prototypes in HiperAl

Additive Manufacturing material producer AM4AM and Pint, a company that provides on engineering research and development services, signed a Memorandum of Understanding to design...

Shell successfully installed a 3D printed leak repair clamp on its site

On the heels of a joint design and engineering project conducted in collaboration with GE Additive and the decision to join a consortium of...

TRUMPF fosters Additive Manufacturing applications – with improved technology processes and new materials. Here they are.

Machine manufacturer TRUMPF has focused its presence at Formnext on helping organizations find “the right solution for every metal AM application”. Whether you were...