Local Motors 3D printing cars with Siemens PLM Software

Monday, April 25, 2016

Siemens and Local Motors have formed a partnership to help advance additive manufacturing by optimizing the development of large-scale 3D printed cars. The partnership combines Siemens’ product lifecycle…

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Additive manufacturing—after the hype

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

How has the all the hype around 3D printing /additive manufacturing (3DP/AM) prototyping and manufacturing endeavors affected you? If you follow the Gartner hype curve, we are probably…

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New StructureFX tools in Geomagic Freeform 2016 software products deliver the ultimate in rapid creation of lightweight, complex structures, lattices, cages and more for 3D printed designs (credit for scan: Artec 3D)

CAD tools that support 3D printing

Monday, March 28, 2016

3D Systems announced the release of its Geomagic Freeform 2016 software products, including Geomagic Freeform, Geomagic Freeform Plus and Geomagic Sculpt. These updated software products offer professionals an…

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Additive manufacturing accelerated with introduction of PolyNURBS

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

solidThinking Inspire 2016 introduces PolyNURBS functions, which allow users to quickly and easily flow optimized designs into manufacturable products by wrapping topology results with NURBS geometry. The PolyNURBS…

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Design challenge: redesigning the skateboard for 3D printing

Monday, February 8, 2016

The skateboard has provided hours of fun for many. The design is fairly efficient for its purpose, sleek and slightly curvy for comfortable foot placement and gliding properties….

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Vectorworks announces 3D printing plugin by 3YOURMIND

Friday, February 5, 2016

After concluding a second financing round in which Dr. Hans J. Langer, founder and CEO of EOS GmbH positioned himself as the new lead investor of the company…

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Software analyzes 3D printing data for better digital manufacturing

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

FATHOM, an industry-leading advanced manufacturer with an expertise in 3D printing, announced its acquisition of a proprietary data analytics application software that retrieves, analyzes, and reports real-time additive…

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FATHOM acquires data analytics software for digital manufacturing

Thursday, December 17, 2015

FATHOM, a manufacturer with expertise in 3D printing, announced its acquisition of a proprietary data analytics application software that retrieves, analyzes, and reports real-time additive manufacturing metrics. “For…

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Software helps ensure consistent quality with additive metal parts

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Optomec, a leading global supplier of production grade additive manufacturing systems for 3D printed metals and printed electronics, announced the availability of Smart Additive Manufacturing (SmartAM) technology for…

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FATHOM launches rapid 3D Print quoting plugin for Fusion 360

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

The FATHOM team announced the launch of a new partnership with Autodesk. Its SmartQuote platform now fully integrates with Autodesk Fusion 360, synthesizing the design, prototyping, and production…

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