GE Additive shows new Arcam 3D metal printer

April 25, 2018

GE Additive has used this week’s Rapid 2018 show in Texas, USA, to launch a new metal additive manufacturing system, the Arcam EBM Spectra H, which is designed to handle materials that need high heat but are prone to cracking such as titanium aluminide (TiAl). Continue reading “GE Additive shows new Arcam 3D metal printer”

Kodak and Uteco launch Sapphire Evo digital press

April 24, 2018

Uteco has announced a new hybrid digital press, the Sapphire Evo, aimed at packaging converters and using Kodak’s Stream inkjet technology. It was first shown as a technology demonstration back at Drupa 2016 and is now commercially available. Continue reading “Kodak and Uteco launch Sapphire Evo digital press”

Analyse this

April 23, 2018

It seems to me that data analytics is all the rage these days. But leaving aside FaceBook and dodgy data mining, there is a practical reason for using data to understand the way that your business is performing with a growing number of printing equipment manufacturers lining up to sell your data back to you.

Graham Avery, Business Manager worldwide consultant for Heidelberg.

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