Autonomous vehicles drive 3D printing factory of the future and Industry 4.0

Concept Laser plan to realize the 'AM factory of tomorrow' through a collaboration with KUKA group's Swisslog. Swisslog have helped Concept Laser create an Automated Guided Vehicle [...]

Research looks at 3D printing within the law

Do you know your rights when it comes to 3D printing and design? In Legal Aspects of Protecting Intellectual Property in Additive Manufacturing, authors Brown, Yampolskiy, Gatlin a [...]

Autodesk undergoing transition as business model changes

On yesterday’s call with investors Autodesk CEO Carl Bass, acknowledged the company has reached an important milestone. This most recent 3 month period is the first time the U.S. s [...]

How 3D printing YouTubers celebrate Global 3D Printing Day

Only 3 days to go before the world celebrates Global 3D Printing Day on Saturday 3rd December! 3D Printing Industry got in touch with some of YouTube’s 3D printing community to see [...]

3D printing bureau takeover by Oerlikon

Oerlikon announced today the acquisition of German 3D printing bureau Citim GmbH. Oerlikon is a century-old company and continue to invest in 3D printing. This news follows the ann [...]

Autodesk announce fiscal Q3 2017 earnings, loss widens

Autodesk (NASDAQ:ADSK) has announced an 18% decline in revenue, according to the company's most recent filing with the SEC. The company’s share price opened today at $75.45, rising [...]

Netherlands ramp up maritime 3D printing projects with RAMLAB

The Netherlands is about to open a facility specially for additive manufacturing maritime metal parts. RAMLAB is in the port of Rotterdam, South Holland, and opens tomorrow, the No [...]

Australian RIPPA could be the future of 3D printing and food

3D printing is advancing agriculture and may change how crops are harvested. On the anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall (9th November) forward thinking individuals gathered  [...]

3D printing the future of drones as Northrop Grumman hit TERN milestones

DARPA's futuristic drone-like 'air system' known as TERN has passed another milestone according to manufacturers Northrop Grumman. The Tactically Exploited Reconnaissance Node, or [...]

3D printing at University of Richmond’s tribute to World War II veterans

Virginia Commonwealth University’s Virtual Curation Laboratory (VCL) has been live since 2011. Originally as a means of recording American Indian artifacts for research and preserv [...]