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Union Pacific 3D printing for railroad machine vision technology

U.S. railroad company Union Pacific (UP) has revealed an innovative use of 3D printing to improve locomotive operations. The company's headquarters in Omaha, Nebraska currently hou [...]

3D printing the next 5 years by Martijn Joris CEO Twikit NV

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 [...]

Sandcastle building inspires new novel silicone 3D printing technique

Research from North Carolina State University has developed a method of 3D printing silicone by submerging the process in water. In the paper, the researchers liken the approach to [...]

Carnegie Mellon develops machine vision autonomous system for metal 3D printing

Research from Carnegie Mellon University's (CMU) College of Engineering has developed an autonomous system for classifying the metal powders used for 3D printing. Using machine vis [...]

POSTECH University develops 3D bioprinting technique that grows human skin in just 2 weeks

A research team at Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH) in Korea has developed a skin 3D bioprinting process to rival traditional means of cell culture. The POSTEC [...]

First look at the Inventure 3D printer at the Zortrax Experience event

Award winning 3D printer manufacturer Zortrax has launched the Inventure 3D printer. Zortrax made the announcement at it's Zortrax Experience event, which took place this week in O [...]

PSA Group’s DS Automobiles 3D prints titanium parts for latest DS 3 Dark Side edition

French automotive brand and subsidiary of the PSA Group, DS Automobiles has announced its latest car model features 3D printed titanium parts. The DS 3 Dark Side edition uses innov [...]

3D Printing The Next Five Years by Mike Galvez of Layer One

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 [...]

WASP celebrates London Festival of Architecture with 3D printed wall structure

Exhibiting at West Kensington's Vision 2017 event, WASP 3D printers celebrate the London Festival of Architecture with a mathematically designed wall-sculpture. Candidly named, The [...]

3D printed CargoCopter intends to be the future of drone delivery

Researchers at the University of Leuven (KU Leuven) have developed a fully 3D printed drone that fuses a quadcopter design with a fixed wing unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) model. Ac [...]