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Materials Madness: AM Gains Traction for Production Applications
New high-performance materials are improving ROI and expanding the business case for 3D printing production-class applications.
Limited test data on materials performance for metals AM printers is slowing confidence in still-fledgling technology.

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Making the Case for Building an AM Team
There's no question that metal AM technology has arrived at the point where it's a viable production alternative for companies of all sizes, across many industries. Manufacturers just need to do the proper due…


SLM Solutions and Honeywell Partner to Qualify AM Technology
The partnership reportedly will help both companies reduce printing times and costs. 
DSM and Shapeways Partner to Develop Scalable 3D Printing Solutions
The partnership between DSM and Shapeways will allow DSM to continue its ongoing commitment to building a 3D printing ecosystem using Shapeways' technology, the companies report.
EnvisionTEC and Sartomer Introduce E-Aquasol 3D Printing Resin at Formnext 2019
E-Aquasol resin is designed for use on EnvisionTEC's cDLM 3D printing platform and incorporates Sartomer's N3xtDimension UV-curable resin technology.
6K Debuts Onyx In718 Additive Manufacturing Metal Powder at Formnext
Premium nickel alloy metal powder for additive manufacturing  derived from sustainable sources.
Markforged and MSC Software Pursue Partnership
In other MSC Software news, the company unveiled at Formnext 2019 its MSC Apex Generative Design, a new design optimization solution.
GE Additive Unveils Arcam EBM Spectra L Printer at Formnext
Company also announces new Concept Laser M2 Series 5, powder recovery station, support for new materials.
NASA Buys Third nScrypt Factory in a Tool to Print Conductive Materials
Creating 3D antennas and printing conformal antennas on non-flat surfaces are reportedly the top objectives of the NASA research project.
Siemens Acquires MultiMechanics
Siemens to integrate MultiMechanics' TRUE Multiscale simulation technology with Simcenter 3D software to accelerate innovation and adoption of advanced materials, company says.
DWS and Huntsman Form Cooperation to Bring Resin to Market
The collaboration will give footwear companies and other industrial manufacturers access to the SLA 3D printing of a new kind of polyurethane-based resin.
BigRep Expands Specialized Large-Format Materials Portfolio
The new materials—PLX, PET-CF, PA6/66 and BVOH—help support BigRep’s mission to provide environmentally-friendly engineering-grade materials to large-format additive manufacturing.
NXT Factory Launches QLS 350 3D Production Platform
NXT Factory Announces New Materials Collaboration with Evonik
Luxion Releases KeyShot 9
KeyShot 9 brings an array of advanced technology and features, such as one-click GPU-accelerated real-time ray tracing and artificial intelligence denoise.
Huntsman to Unveil Two Flexible 3D Printing Materials
Company unveils IROPRINT F 80112 filament and IROPRINT R 1801 resin at Formnext in Germany.
Desktop Metal Debuts Fiber 3D Printer
Fiber is a desktop 3D printer that can fabricate high-resolution parts with industrial grade continuous fiber composite materials used in automated fiber placement (AFP) processes.
DSM and Twikit Offer End-to-End 3D Printing Solutions
Companies collaborate on new 3D printed applications in the automotive, healthcare and footwear industries.



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