The German chemicals group BASF has said that it will establish a new subsidiary, BASF 3D Printing Solutions GmbH, to target the additive manufacturing market starting 1st September. Continue reading “BASF targets 3D print market”
The Swedish company Arcam, which makes electron beam melting metal printers for the additive manufacturing market, has issued its interim figures for the first half of this year, from January to June. Arcam is now part of the GE Group since GE bought the majority of its shareholding last year. Continue reading “Arcam upbeat on first half figures”
The Italian eyewear company Safilo has collaborated with Materialise to launch a new collection of spectacle frames, the Oxydo Capsule Collection 2017. Continue reading “Materialise and Safilo 3D-print spectacles”
Airbus has chosen Stratasys Direct Manufacturing to produce 3D printed polymer parts for use on A350 XWB aircraft. The company will print non-structural parts such as brackets, and other parts used for system installation, using Stratasys’ Ultem 9085 material on its FDM production 3D Printers. Continue reading “Airbus selects Stratasys Direct Manufacturing”
Back in 2015, Mimaki announced that it would develop a 3D printer and earlier this year the company made good on this promise, demonstrating a preproduction version of the Mimaki 3DUJ-P at a number of events including the Fespa Hamburg show.
Formlabs has announced two new devices, Form Wash and Form Cure, to complement the Form 2 SLA 3D printers. These offer automated washing and post-curing, which should help bring materials printed on the Formlabs’ printers to maximum mechanical properties. Continue reading “Formlabs launches Wash and Cure”