Canada

3D Printed Models of Long-Lost Canadian Ship, HMS Erebus, Will Aid in Further Investigation

Last December we reported on the 3D printing connection to a major find by an archaeological team funded and directed by the Canadian government: Two ships forming a small but…

Staples Canada Offering 3D Printer Giveaway and Copy & 3D Printing Pilot Program

Staples Canada is on board with making 3D printing more accessible by placing the latest 3D printing products and services in 10 stores across British Columbia and Alberta, and on…

High School Student Creates a 3D Printed Bottle Tree Tap to Harvest Maple Sap this Winter

One of my favorite foods to eat, especially in winter, is pancakes with fresh maple syrup on them. There is just something about the sweetness and flavor of real maple syrup,…

Western Canada Announces $5 Million for Additive Manufacturing Hub

Additive manufacturing promises to grow into a $6.9 billion industry in the next four years, and as it continues to expand all over the world, Western Canada announces its intentions…

Hoping for Global 3D Printing Literacy: Tinkerine U’s Content Delivery Platform Officially Launched

Tinkerine is not only a leader in 3D printer manufacturing in Canada, but they are also gaining momentum as a driving force in the integration of 3D printing into education….

It’s a 3D Printing Win-Win: Voovo to Launch Crowdsourcing Platform for Consumers and Makers

Creativity is all about connections. One comes up with a concept and connects it to a design or some sort of expression they want to make known, and most often…

3D Printing Helps Test Crop Seeding System

In a groundbreaking move – literally – a Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada-based company has produced 3D printed parts to help test a high-tech crop seeding system. Framework Animation Ltd. say they…

ISG 3D Unveils the ISG 11 3D Printer — To Be Released within 2 Weeks for Just $899

I must admit that I have a bit of a fetish for newly released 3D printers. No, not in a sexual way for those of you who were wondering, but…

University of Toronto Brings 3D Printed Prosthetic Legs to Children in Uganda

3D printing has been a godsend when it comes to the creation of prosthetic limbs. Over the past 2-3 years, we’ve seen tremendous advancements in the production of affordable, high…

Voltera V-One 3D Circuit Board Printer Launches on Kickstarter

The emergence of 3D printing has changed the way thousands of companies and individuals look at prototyping. Instead of outsourcing a project to be prototyped, then having to wait weeks…

MyWay Signs: Customized 3D Printed Multi Direction Signs for All Occassions

I live in a small fishing village style neighborhood with a marina and many boats docked in the harbor. But what really adds to its quaint feel is the strategic…

NEA Unveils Line of Three 3D Printers at CES, to Launch on Indiegogo Later This Month

CES this week has been absolutely buzzing with news from all quarters, and another great new company is now showcasing their first line of 3D printers. Toronto, Ontario, Canada-based NEA…

Printrbot Learn Living Document Picks Up Steam: First Draft of Curriculum Released

It looks like Printrbot’s educational initiative, Printrbot Learn, is generating a serious buzz among the educators and students it’s aimed at for its newly introduced curriculum initiative. We wrote about…

Canadian Teacher and ‘Printrbot Learn’ Propose a 3D Printing Curriculum

3D printer manufacturer Printrbot’s educational initiative, dubbed Printrbot Learn, has an assignment for you: Help them construct via a living document a 3D printing curriculum. The company created Printrbot Learn to encourage…

Send in Your 3D Printed Medallion to be Part of Massive Community Sculpture, ‘Linked’

It’s a sculpture for the people, by the people — all in a mass celebration that weaves together the progress of amazing 3D printing technology, community, and enormous creative spirit. Coming…

Oreo the Dog Running Again Thanks to His 3D Printed Kneecap

Every dog has its day, and Oreo is one dog with some good days going for him. Oreo is a Canadian dog living a pretty good life… well, now he…

Tinkerine Announces Tinkerine U Educational Pilot Program to Bring 3D Printing to Schools

Canada’s leading 3D printing company, Tinkerine Studios — which develops, manufactures, and distributes 3D printers — announced yesterday that they are launching a new educational program. The pilot program of Tinkerine U, running…

First Full 3D Production Center in Canada to Launch Through Burloak

In the next five years, we will see the establishment of Canada’s first full advanced manufacturing and production additive manufacturing center. This facility is being developed as part of a…