Blurring reality as artist’s 3D model tricks national identity card issuer

3D modeling software has successfully been used to convince an issuer of national identity cards that the digital model is a photographic representation of a real person. Raphaël F [...]

GE announces development of ATLAS world’s largest powder bed metal 3D printer

GE has announced it is building the world's largest laser based powder bed metal 3D printer. The metal additive manufacturing machine, which is currently known as 'ATLAS', has a bu [...]

Launch of UAE’s first-ever 3D printing facility with Immensa Labs

Continuing its 3D printing mission, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has announced the launch of its first-ever 3D printing facility by way of Immensa Labs. The facility, which is ba [...]

Co-founder of think3D tells us more about $6 million 3D Printing facility for medical devices

A $6 million state-of-the-art 3D printing facility is planned for the the city Visakhapatnam in India. Also known as Vizag, the city is the financial capital of the Indian state of [...]

Safran certifies 3D printed turbine nozzle for use in helicopter engines

A metal turbine nozzle, 3D printed by French aerospace and defense company Safran (EPA:SAF), has been certified for flight by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA). Made from [...]

Norsk Titanium ramps up metal 3D printer capacity by 60% in Plattsburgh, New York

At its Plattsburgh facility in New York, Norwegian company Norsk Titanium has announced it will add 12 new metal 3D printers to its existing arsenal of Merke-IV machines. Making th [...]

The future of 3D printing by Dean Piper, CEO mUVe 3D

In this latest thought leadership article from our series looking at the future of 3D printing, the CEO of an Open Source 3D printing company tells us about the quest to make the “ [...]

Dassault Systèmes and Airbus APWorks announce additive manufacturing plans for large-scale production

Additive manufacturing will be used for large-scale production in the aerospace and defense industry under a newly announced collaboration between Dassault Systèmes and Airbus APWo [...]

Louisiana Board of Regents awards $150k to FDM 3D printer material research

University of New Orleans assistant professor Damon Smith has been awarded a grant for research to expand the range of materials available for 3D printers. Smith and his team at th [...]

3D Printing News Sliced Ricoh, EnvisionTEC, ITRI, Concept Laser, Autodesk, GE, EOS and more

Sliced in today's 3D printing news digest: EnvisionTEC, ITRI, Materialise, Ricoh, Concept Laser, Autodesk, GE, Cooksongold, BMC Gioielli, EOS, ProPhotonix, Mazak, 3DCeram, 3D Matte [...]