Caterpillar Inc partners with additive manufacturing solutions provider FIT AG

Global construction company Caterpillar Inc, headquartered in Illinois, has announced a three-year partnership with German additive manufacturing group FIT AG. The partnerships is [...]

German research optimizes the quality of 3D printed 18 karat gold with selective laser melting

Research from the FEM Research Institute for Precious Metals and Metals Chemistry in Germany demonstrates a method of selective laser melting (SLM) in gold. The method could give m [...]

Multimaterial 3D printed cell “scaffolds” strengthen research into regenerative medicine

A study produced by four research institutions in Brazil combines two 3D printable polymers into structures ideal for cell-growth. Known as cell scaffolds, these structures are use [...]

“Groundbreaking advance” in nanoparticle 3D printing mimics natural construction in the desert

Researchers from Washington State University have successfully 3D printed structures resembling the intricate framework of natural materials. Their process has allowed them to crea [...]

Method of 3D printing resins adds CMYW color to 3D prints

Researchers at the National Taiwan University of Science and Technology (Taiwan Tech) have developed a method for inkjet 3D printing in color. The method creates a 4 color mix capa [...]

Plans to create world’s first 3D printed skyscraper in Dubai

Cazza Technologies has announced plans to construct the world's first 3D printed skyscraper in Dubai. The design group was founded last year with the aim of using 3D printing for c [...]

Army Veterinarian using animals to get students involved with 3D printing

Promoting STEM education and veterinary science, Army Veterinarian Dr. Turnera Croom has launched a pilot program called “Pooches and 3D Printing." The aim is to encourage children [...]

Researchers adapt selective laser melting process to create more advanced metal parts

New research has been published on an innovative new application of metal additive manufacturing. The study was undertaken by researchers at Peter the Great St. Petersburg Universi [...]

3D Printing Industry Awards Voting Open

Voting is now open for the 3D Printing Industry Awards. When we asked readers to nominate the individuals, enterprises and technology that makes the 3D printing industry such a fas [...]

An interview with AON3D co-founders

3D Printing with higher grade, engineering materials is a key theme for 2017. I caught up with two of the co-founders at AON3D to learn how this 3D printing startup is advancing th [...]