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Volkswagen Autoeuropa saves on parts with Ultimaker

Volkswagen Autoeuropa saves on parts with Ultimaker

Jun 23, 2017 Netherlands
With a set of Ultimaker 3 and Ultimaker 2+ printers, engineers and line technicians no longer need to rely on external vendors, instead designing and printing gauges, jigs and fixtures on-demand, reducing tool development time by 95 percent and saving more than 90 percent in production costs.
Daimler buses 3D printing parts

Daimler buses 3D printing parts

Jun 7, 2017 Germany
Daimler Buses is exploiting the benefits of 3D printing to meet customers' special requirements and produce small batches and replacement parts for the Mercedes-Benz and Setra brands.
Siemens wins 3D Printing Industry Award

Siemens wins 3D Printing Industry Award

May 29, 2017 Germany
Earlier this year, Siemens announced a breakthrough in 3D printing of the first gas turbine blades ever to be produced using AM.
Researchers engineer shape-shifting noodles

Researchers engineer shape-shifting noodles

May 26, 2017 United States
Researchers are finding ways to make the dining experience interactive and fun, with food that can transform its shape when water is added.
3D-printed bionic skin could give robots the sense of touch

3D-printed bionic skin could give robots the sense of touch

May 12, 2017 United States
Engineering researchers have developed a revolutionary process for 3D printing stretchable electronic sensory devices that could give robots the ability to feel their environment. The discovery is also a major step forward in printing electronics on real human skin.
Adidas shapes 4D shoe soles using light and heat

Adidas shapes 4D shoe soles using light and heat

Apr 13, 2017 Germany
Through adidas's obsession with helping athletes make a difference, the brand unveils Futurecraft 4D, the world's first high performance footwear featuring midsoles crafted with light and oxygen using Digital Light Synthesis, a technology pioneered by Carbon.
SIA Engineering Co and Stratasys sign MOU for additive manufacturing

SIA Engineering Co and Stratasys sign MOU for additive manufacturing

Apr 7, 2017 6 Singapore
SIA Engineering Company Limited and Stratasys Ltd have announced jointly the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding, to establish a strategic partnership specialising in additive manufacturing to accelerate the adoption of 3D printed production parts for commercial aviation.
First 3D-printed aircraft component takes to skies

First 3D-printed aircraft component takes to skies

Mar 13, 2017 United Kingdom
Some teams have begun printing parts for race cars. However, the process for an aircraft demands a bit more caution because the plane most likely won't be on the ground if a part fails.
Blood vessel network that could pave the way toward artificial organs

Blood vessel network that could pave the way toward artificial organs

Mar 10, 2017 3 United States
New research addresses one of the biggest challenges in tissue engineering: creating lifelike tissues and organs with functioning vasculature — networks of blood vessels that can transport blood, nutrients, waste and other biological materials — and do so safely when implanted inside the body.
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FDC Dental Group launches AAA Aligners with the help of Structo

FDC Dental Group launches AAA Aligners with the help of Structo

Mar 7, 2017 1 Singapore
FDC Dental Group, one of Singapore's leading dental consortiums have just announced a new line of clear aligners solution.
The first on-site house has been printed in Russia

The first on-site house has been printed in Russia

Mar 6, 2017 62 Russia
The first house printed using mobile 3D printing technology has been built in Stupino town, Moscow region.