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Strong growth in metal 3D printing

Strong growth in metal 3D printing

Year-on-year revenue growth among 3D metal printing companies has been incredibly strong. SLM Solutions' revenue up 97.1%; Arcam's revenue up 70%; Concept Laser's revenue up 35%. Several companies in this space are remarkably similar, all using the same technology, so what does distinguish them?
3D Printing Progress
Apr 29, 2016
3D-printed foam outperforms standard materials

3D-printed foam outperforms standard materials

Scientists have found that 3D-printed foam works better than standard cellular materials in terms of durability and long-term mechanical performance.
3D Printing Progress
Apr 27, 2016
3D printing spider bots

3D printing spider bots

The next step in 3D printing could be something called mobile manufacturing.
3D Printing Progress
Apr 22, 2016
Europe's most important event on emerging technologies opens next week

Europe's most important event on emerging technologies opens next week

To date, attendee registrations are up by 17% and exhibiting organizations are up by 27% on last year.
3D Printing Progress
Apr 22, 2016
3D printed aircraft to aircraft to navigate through ice

3D printed aircraft to aircraft to navigate through ice

A tiny, pilotless, 3D printed aircraft has launched from the Royal Navy's ice patrol ship HMS Protector for the first time to assist with navigating through the Antarctic.
3D Printing Progress
Apr 20, 2016
First biocompatible desktop 3D printing resin Dental SG

First biocompatible desktop 3D printing resin Dental SG

Formlabs have announced the first biocompatible resin available for the desktop: Dental SG.
3D Printing Progress
Apr 19, 2016
IDTechEx is Recruiting: Opportunities in Japan and UK

IDTechEx is Recruiting: Opportunities in Japan and UK

Take a look at the latest positions available at IDTechEx.
3D Printing Progress
Apr 18, 2016
Safer 3D printed medical products

Safer 3D printed medical products

A chemical compound developed by researchers makes it possible to create biological tissue with a light projector you can buy at Walmart.
3D Printing Progress
Apr 15, 2016
New Balance to sell first 3D printed running shoe

New Balance to sell first 3D printed running shoe

Global athletic leader New Balance announces details surrounding the limited sale of the first high performance running shoe with a full-length 3D printed midsole.
3D Printing Progress
Apr 13, 2016
Caterpillar cocoons inspire new 3D printer

Caterpillar cocoons inspire new 3D printer

The art of construction and architecture is associated first and foremost with mankind. Yet impressive constructions also emerge in wildlife.
External Company Press Release
Polar 3D acquires STEAMtrax from 3D Systems

Polar 3D acquires STEAMtrax from 3D Systems

Polar 3D has announced that it has completed the acquisition of STEAMtrax from 3D Systems.
3D Printing Progress
Apr 11, 2016
New e-bike and scooter with original design

New e-bike and scooter with original design

ETT Industries has announced the global launch of RAKER and TRAYSER electric bikes.
3D Printing Progress
Apr 11, 2016
3-D printed robots made of both solids and liquids

3-D printed robots made of both solids and liquids

Researchers present the first-ever technique for 3-D printing robots that involves printing solid and liquid materials at the same time. The new method allows the team to automatically 3-D print dynamic robots in a single step, with no assembly required, using a commercially-available 3-D printer.
3D Printing Progress
Apr 8, 2016
3-D printing to create structure with active chemistry

3-D printing to create structure with active chemistry

Researchers have created a chemically active 3D-printed structure that acts to mitigate pollution.
3D Printing Progress
Apr 7, 2016
IDTechEx Interview with Orbital Composites: 3D Printing Satellites

IDTechEx Interview with Orbital Composites: 3D Printing Satellites

A video interview with Orbital Composites, taken at the 3D Printing USA exhibition.
3D Printing Progress
Apr 6, 2016
First commercial CLIP-based additive manufacturing machine

First commercial CLIP-based additive manufacturing machine

Carbon3D, Inc has unveiled the M1, its first commercial 3D printer.
3D Printing Progress
Apr 4, 2016
3D printing enables new generation of heat exchangers

3D printing enables new generation of heat exchangers

Researchers have used 3D printing to prototype one of the most important enabling technologies in a building—the heat exchanger.
3D Printing Progress
Apr 1, 2016
Production begins on metal 3D printed parts for Airbus Group

Production begins on metal 3D printed parts for Airbus Group

Premium Aerotec is starting the series production of 3D-printed metal parts for the Airbus Group at its Varel site.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Strong growth in metal 3D printing

Strong growth in metal 3D printing

Year-on-year revenue growth among 3D metal printing companies has been incredibly strong. SLM Solutions' revenue up 97.1%; Arcam's revenue up 70%; Concept Laser's revenue up 35%. Several companies in this space are remarkably similar, all using the same technology, so what does distinguish them?
3D Printing Progress
Apr 27, 2016
3D printing spider bots

3D printing spider bots

The next step in 3D printing could be something called mobile manufacturing.
3D Printing Progress
Apr 22, 2016
3D printed aircraft to aircraft to navigate through ice

3D printed aircraft to aircraft to navigate through ice

A tiny, pilotless, 3D printed aircraft has launched from the Royal Navy's ice patrol ship HMS Protector for the first time to assist with navigating through the Antarctic.
3D Printing Progress
Apr 19, 2016
IDTechEx is Recruiting: Opportunities in Japan and UK

IDTechEx is Recruiting: Opportunities in Japan and UK

Take a look at the latest positions available at IDTechEx.
3D Printing Progress
Apr 15, 2016
New Balance to sell first 3D printed running shoe

New Balance to sell first 3D printed running shoe

Global athletic leader New Balance announces details surrounding the limited sale of the first high performance running shoe with a full-length 3D printed midsole.
External Company Press Release
Polar 3D acquires STEAMtrax from 3D Systems

Polar 3D acquires STEAMtrax from 3D Systems

Polar 3D has announced that it has completed the acquisition of STEAMtrax from 3D Systems.
3D Printing Progress
Apr 11, 2016
3-D printed robots made of both solids and liquids

3-D printed robots made of both solids and liquids

Researchers present the first-ever technique for 3-D printing robots that involves printing solid and liquid materials at the same time. The new method allows the team to automatically 3-D print dynamic robots in a single step, with no assembly required, using a commercially-available 3-D printer.
3D Printing Progress
Apr 7, 2016
IDTechEx Interview with Orbital Composites: 3D Printing Satellites

IDTechEx Interview with Orbital Composites: 3D Printing Satellites

A video interview with Orbital Composites, taken at the 3D Printing USA exhibition.
3D Printing Progress
Apr 4, 2016
3D printing enables new generation of heat exchangers

3D printing enables new generation of heat exchangers

Researchers have used 3D printing to prototype one of the most important enabling technologies in a building—the heat exchanger.
3D Printing Progress
Apr 29, 2016
3D-printed foam outperforms standard materials

3D-printed foam outperforms standard materials

Scientists have found that 3D-printed foam works better than standard cellular materials in terms of durability and long-term mechanical performance.
3D Printing Progress
Apr 22, 2016
Europe's most important event on emerging technologies opens next week

Europe's most important event on emerging technologies opens next week

To date, attendee registrations are up by 17% and exhibiting organizations are up by 27% on last year.
3D Printing Progress
Apr 20, 2016
First biocompatible desktop 3D printing resin Dental SG

First biocompatible desktop 3D printing resin Dental SG

Formlabs have announced the first biocompatible resin available for the desktop: Dental SG.
3D Printing Progress
Apr 18, 2016
Safer 3D printed medical products

Safer 3D printed medical products

A chemical compound developed by researchers makes it possible to create biological tissue with a light projector you can buy at Walmart.
3D Printing Progress
Apr 13, 2016
Caterpillar cocoons inspire new 3D printer

Caterpillar cocoons inspire new 3D printer

The art of construction and architecture is associated first and foremost with mankind. Yet impressive constructions also emerge in wildlife.
3D Printing Progress
Apr 11, 2016
New e-bike and scooter with original design

New e-bike and scooter with original design

ETT Industries has announced the global launch of RAKER and TRAYSER electric bikes.
3D Printing Progress
Apr 8, 2016
3-D printing to create structure with active chemistry

3-D printing to create structure with active chemistry

Researchers have created a chemically active 3D-printed structure that acts to mitigate pollution.
3D Printing Progress
Apr 6, 2016
First commercial CLIP-based additive manufacturing machine

First commercial CLIP-based additive manufacturing machine

Carbon3D, Inc has unveiled the M1, its first commercial 3D printer.
3D Printing Progress
Apr 1, 2016
Production begins on metal 3D printed parts for Airbus Group

Production begins on metal 3D printed parts for Airbus Group

Premium Aerotec is starting the series production of 3D-printed metal parts for the Airbus Group at its Varel site.
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