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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 printing experts to give us their perspective and predic [...]

US federal research facility, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) has announced the results of an ongoing three-year research project into direct metal 3D printing. The technology, referred to as 'Direct Metal Writing' ( [...]

Canadian company PyroGenesis has announced the assembly of its first metal powder production system and production run. The company will now spend the next four months ramping-up the process. Based in Quebec, PyroGenesis is a comp [...]

Washington based filament manufacturer, Proto Pasta has announced the release of their newest innovation, HTPLA v3. The filament has similar ease of printing to standard PLA, but can also be heat treated for added stability and st [...]

AM Ventures Holding GmbH (AMV) and Exmet AB have announced an investment agreement that will accelerate development of Exmet’s technology for the additive manufacturing of amorphous metals. The value of the agreement is not undisc [...]

DuPont Performance Materials (DPM), headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware, has announced the release of three new high performance 3D printing filaments. As the first company to develop commercial nylon, Lycra, Teflon and many oth [...]

Dutch health, nutrition, and materials company DSM (AMS:DSM) has launched a new grade in its Somos range of SLA materials. Known as Somos Taurus, the 3D printable material has high levels of heat resistance and mechanical properti [...]

HP has officially announced the Material Development Kit (MDK) for their Multi Jet Fusion 3D printers. I visited HP’s Corvallis site in Oregon last week to learn first hand how the company, founded at what is considered the “Birth [...]

Metal and alloy materials producer Metalysis, based in South Yorkshire, UK, has entered into an understanding with Canada's Mkango Resources (LON:MKA) to develop a medium for 3D printed magnets. An ability to 3D print magnetic str [...]

French 3D printing company 3DCeram has renewed its partnership with the Science of Ceramic Processes and Surface Treatments (SPCTS). The SPCTS is a research unit with over 100 staff and housed at the University of Limoges, central [...]