industrial 3d printers

3D Printing News Briefs: February 19, 2020

We’re starting with some business news, and then finishing with 3D printed fashion in today’s 3D Printing News Briefs. XYZprinting just opened a new 3D printing facility in Ridderkerk, and…

FELIXprinters Introduces New Pro L and XL 3D Printers During Factory Tour

Recently, family-run 3D printing supplier FELIXprinters opened the doors of its corporate headquarters and factory in the Netherlands to select members of the press, and its resellers and customers, for the…

Where Do the Most Industrial 3D Printers Come From in the World? 3D Printing Geography

It seems as though 3D printing is becoming pretty well-distributed around the world, as reports emerge of 3D printers being used even in remote communities and underdeveloped areas. However, when…

Industrial 3D Printer Buying Guide 2018

Industrial 3D printers are used for manufacturing. Reliability, uptime and repeatability are very important to these systems. The availability of the printer and the throughput are key considerations on whether…

New 3D Printers, Both Desktop and Industrial, Unveiled at RAPID + TCT

Arcam EBM is known for its Electron Beam Melting (EBM) technology, a metal 3D printing process that involves melting layers of metal powder with an electron beam. The process takes…

Columbus Company Installs Two GE Additive Metal 3D Printers on OSU Campus

The entryway into manufacturing and engineering at The Ohio State University’s College of Engineering is the Center for Design and Manufacturing Excellence (CDME), which was developed to meet the translational research…

AON3D Introduces the AON-M2: Improved 3D Printing with High-Performance Materials

In 2015, AON3D arrived in the 3D printing world with a very large 3D printer. The AON boasted not only a big build area but big capabilities, with two independent print…

2017: The Year in 3D Printers

We’ve reached the last days of December, which means that it’s time to start looking back on what’s happened in 2017. Whether you’re reviewing the year with a nostalgic or…

IFB Solutions Signs Contract with Luxexcel for Its 3D Printing Ophthalmic Lenses Platform

By now, Luxexcel is pretty well synonymous with 3D printed optics – it’s said to be the only company in the world that has the ability to 3D print ophthalmic lenses without…

3D Printing News Briefs: August 15, 2017

For today’s 3D Printing News Briefs, we’re putting our best fashion foot forward as we bring you stories of 3D printed wearables, clothing, and insoles, then move into some software…

3D Printing News Briefs: June 2, 2017

Happy Friday…and happy June! In this week’s second edition of 3D Printing News Briefs, we’ll start off with something theatrical and fun, and then jump into a lot of 3D…

Industrial 3D Printing Advances in Canada: University of Waterloo Receives $8.9M Government Investment for World-Class Multi-Scale Additive Manufacturing Lab

Canada is going all in with 3D printing—if the University of Waterloo has anything to do with it. About to make very good use of a federal grant for $8.9…

Roboze Makes Its Move into the United States, Bringing Industrial 3D Printers to New York City

Italian industrial 3D printer manufacturer Roboze, which just last month introduced its new and improved Roboze One 3D printer and announced that the CTC would evaluate its materials and provide…

Among the Rash of 3D Printer Kickstarter Failures, STACKER Showing Savvy in Enticing Supporters

Right now is a bit of a difficult time for Kickstarter, as well as for anyone who wants to launch a new product – particularly a 3D printer – on…

ExOne to Refocus US Industrial 3D Printing Efforts, Expanding Production Centers in Troy & Houston

The ExOne Company has undeniably been on top of their game over the past few years within the 3D printing industry, from opening a new service center in Sweden to…

GE Disappoints for Q4 2016, Plans to Drive Growth with Additive Manufacturing

As Q4 earnings roll out, GE is off the mark again—reporting for both the last quarter and 2016, comprehensively. Compared with last year’s Q4 earnings per share of $0.64 on…

3D Hubs Releases 3D Printing Industry Trends Report for Q1 2017

It seems as though it was just last week that 3D Hubs released their latest 3D Printing Industry Trends report, so I was startled by the realization that it’s already time…

CONTEXT: Desktop 3D Printer Market Continues to Grow While Industrial 3D Printers Are Down – But Not For Long

You’ve likely heard someone repeat the statement “One day, there will be a 3D printer in every home!” at some point. Whether that’s true or not remains to be seen,…

Sailing Toward America’s Cup: Renishaw & Land Rover BAR Continue to Harness the Power of 3D Printing

While you might still be learning about the UK’s Renishaw and their global metrology services, when you hear their name in connection with 3D printing you can be assured that…

Zhuhai CTC Electronic Aims to Manufacture 500 Riverbase Industrial 3D Printers Annually

3D printer manufacturer Zhuhai CTC Electronic, headquartered in China, has been one to keep your eyes on for quite some time now. We’ve been following as they’ve launched the Walnut line…

Stratasys Shows Off Next Generation of Fortus 900mc 3D Printer, Announces Partnership with SAP at Formnext

As formnext moved ahead full-steam in Frankfurt last week, as to be expected, we were seeing one magnificent unveiling after another. Stratasys is of course on top of their game there too as…

Builder 3D Printers Launches Massive Extreme 1500 Industrial Printer

You know the saying “good things come in small packages?” Sometimes the exact opposite is true: meet the Extreme 1500! Today marks the exciting launch of the latest model from Builder 3D…

3D Systems Reports Q3 & Nine Months 2016 Results: Growth Up from Hardware & Materials Sales

This year, the second quarter marked a more positive outlook for many of the titans in 3D printing, from Stratasys beating expectations to voxeljet showing better financials—along with 3D Systems…

Verashape Offers New 3D Printer Rental Program for VSHAPER Printer Line

Back in August, Polish company Verashape introduced the VSHAPER 3D printer line, the result of a project sponsored by the National Centre for Research and Development 2014-2020. The goal was to develop…