3D printed hydrogel knee implants mimics meniscus knee cartilage

Researchers from Duke University have used a $300 3D printer together with a special hydrogel material to create life-like knee implants. The group has attempted to address the lar [...]

3D printing becomes standard means of production for MAN Diesel gas turbines

MAN Diesel & Turbo, a subsidiary of the multinational mechanical engineering company MAN SE (FWB:MAN), has added 3D printing into the serial production of its gas turbine engin [...]

Preview of the Hannover Messe 2017 with EOS, Concept Laser and Fraunhofer

Hannover Messe, the annual industrial fair taking place in Germany has opened today and there are a number of 3D printing presentations to look out for among the 6,500 exhibitors. [...]

DePuy Synthes acquires 3D printing technology for patient-specific implants

DePuy Synthes, an orthopaedic and neurological branch of Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ), has acquired 3D printing technology from Michigan-based Tissue Regeneration Systems. The [...]

Ex-3D Systems CEO joins 3D printed electronics pioneer Nano Dimension

Nano Dimension (NASDAQ:NNDM), a pioneer in the 3D printing electronics market, has announced that Avi Reichental, the former president, chief executive officer and director at 3D S [...]

SAP launches Distributed Manufacturing application to make 3D printing a seamless part of digital manufacturing

SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) has launched SAP® Distributed Manufacturing, a “new application resulting from its co-innovation with customers and service providers to make 3D printing a seaml [...]

Siemens using 3D printing to cut production time from weeks to days

The industrialization of 3D printing and activity across the additive manufacturing sector to create an end-to-end distributed manufacturing solution is a key theme for 2017. The l [...]

3D Printing The Next Five Years by Bryan Crutchfield Materialise North America

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 [...]

Shining3D open European headquarters in Stuttgart, Germany with product previews

3D Printing Industry are in Stuttgart this week to celebrate the opening of Shining3D’s Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) Office. Founded in mainland China, Shining3D provide 3 [...]

Thrinno MarketPlace for metal additive manufacturing launched

The Belgian start-up Thrinno is launching ‘Thrinno MarketPlace®’, a new online “one-stop-shop” platform for metal additive manufacturing. Their platform is intended to redirect cus [...]