Etihad Airways displays first 3D printed parts for plane interiors from Strata Manufacturing and Siemens

The UAE's second largest airline Etihad Airways, has displayed what is tipped to be the region's "first 3D printed aircraft interior part". 3D printed plastic frames used to house [...]

Sixense launches MakeVR 3D design tool for HTC Vive with Shapeways integration

California software company Sixense has launched a 3D design platform for virtual reality. MakeVR has been developed solely for the HTC Vive virtual reality headset. Objects create [...]

A high speed metal 3D printing technique from the University of Sheffield

Researchers in the departments of Mechanical, and Electronic & Electrical Engineering at the University of Sheffield in the UK, have demonstrated an alternative technique for 3 [...]

Sliced 3D Printing Digest: BAE Systems, Bloodhound SSC, Concept Laser, KFC

In this edition of our 3D printing news digest Sliced, we feature: BAE Systems, Bloodhound SSC, Air Force Institute of Technology, Concept Laser, CRP Group, atum3D, ERM Fab & T [...]

3D Systems targets defense and automotive markets with new board appointments

3D Systems has appointed two new board members in a move that continues their strategic approach to five key market segments. Having previously announced that focus would be on Aer [...]

The great 3D printing bake-off Proto Pasta releases version 3 of heat treatable PLA filament

Washington based filament manufacturer, Proto Pasta has announced the release of their newest innovation, HTPLA v3. The filament has similar ease of printing to standard PLA, but c [...]

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority enters 3D printing and ‘Industrial Internet’ understanding with GE Additive

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with GE Additive (NYSE:GE) headquartered in Fairfield, Connecticut. The collaboration be [...]

3D Printing The Next Five Years by Simon Fried of Nano Dimension

This is a guest post in our series looking at the future of 3D Printing. To celebrate 5 years of reporting on the 3D printing industry, we’ve invited industry leaders and 3D printi [...]

Mecuris receives CE certification for 3D printed foot prosthesis

German medical technology company Mecuris has been granted CE certification for their 3D printed prosthesis and can now bring the product to market, ending the prototyping phase. B [...]

Kent State University awards 3D printed trophy to most valuable football player

Kent State University (KSU), Ohio, has awarded its Most Valuable Player (MVP) of the 2016 season with a metal 3D printed trophy. Footballer Nick Holley was commended for his superb [...]