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3D Printing / Additive Manufacturing

Pic - Norsk Titanium

Pic - Norsk Titanium

ASTM for additive stainless
A new ASTM International standard covers the use of 3D-printed stainless steel alloys to replace components produced using traditional methods. 27 Sep 2016 - Engineering Capacity
Additive and machining come together
Progressive Technology and Innovate 2 Make (i2M) have joined forces to create a new manufacturing business that brings together precision machining and metal 3D printing. 13 Sep 2016 - Engineering Capacity
3D printed injection mould service
The Dutch high-tech plastic parts and components expert, Promolding BV, has expanded its operations with the introduction of a 3D Printed Injection Molding division (PRIM). 08 Sep 2016 - Engineering Capacity
3D printed bearings online
Customers can now buy custom 3D printed bearings and components online manufactured from a new printing filament developed for these applications by motion plastics specialist igus. 25 Aug 2016 - Engineering Capacity
Paragon goes large on SLA
Paragon has invested in a large-frame SLA machine with a build platform of 800mm by 800mm by 600mm – one of the largest offered by a 3D print bureau in the UK. 15 Aug 2016 - Engineering Capacity
Siemens buys metal additive specialist
Siemens has acquired a majority stake in Materials Solutions, a specialist in Additive Manufacturing (AM) processing and production. 05 Aug 2016 - Engineering Capacity
Norsk makes additive titanium aero parts
Norsk Titanium AS has received an order for titanium engineering test articles from the Boeing Company. 13 Jul 2016 - Engineering Capacity
Mould tools in hours
An Aldridge-based company can now offer tooling for low volume plastic parts in just hours rather than days thanks to digital engineering methods. 25 Jan 2016 - Engineering Capacity
Start-ups work together on solar cooler
A newly launched 3D printing service provider has helped innovative start-up Nipi Smart Cooler develop a functional prototype 75% faster than using traditional manufacturing methods. 09 Sep 2015 - Engineering Capacity
Now available in colour
IPF has invested in a multi-jet 3D printer that can produce coloured components in multiple materials in a single build. 23 Apr 2014 - Engineering Capacity
Strongest, stiffest, 3D printed parts
3D printed, carbon fibre reinforced plastic, once exclusive to Formula One teams, is now available to all customers from Graphite Additive Manufacturing. 12 Mar 2014 - Engineering Capacity
3D printing in pole position
Nazeing-based Industrial Plastic Fabrications (IPF) is supporting car and bike race teams at every level with 3D printed parts for a variety of on-vehicle and development applications. 18 Sep 2013 - Engineering Capacity
Shoe designer finds 3D a perfect fit
British shoe designer Victoria Spruce has pushed the boundaries of fashion design thanks to help from rapid prototyping and tooling services provider CRDM. 01 Apr 2013 - Engineering Capacity
Moulding innovative USB
Star Prototype has delivered a plastic injection moulding solution that has enabled an American firm to bring to market a device that carries both a flash and optical drive on one USB stick. 06 Feb 2013 - Engineering Capacity
Route to additive metal parts
A presentation from CRDM aims to give product and tooling designers an insight into design considerations for the Direct Metal Laser Sintering (DMLS) additive manufacturing process. 17 Dec 2012 - Engineering Capacity
Largest SLA build base
Rapid prototyping and tooling services provider says it its new 3D systems iPro 8000 has the largest capacity in England, allowing it to build SLA stereo-lithography parts up to 650mm x 750mm with a build height of 550mm. 21 Nov 2012 - Engineering Capacity
CRDM helps Gtech clean up
Rapid prototyping and tooling services provider CRDM was able to offer an innovative soluition when Gtech came calling with an ambitious prototyping project – the Gtech AirRam cordless vacuum cleaner. 14 Aug 2012 - Engineering Capacity
Smooth white finish for Nylon parts
3D printing specialist Digits2Widgets has installed a PDJ Vibro vibratory finishing machine that will provide a very smooth, ivory-like finish on Nylon SLS parts. 01 Aug 2012 - Engineering Capacity
More SLS capacity for ARRK
Product development specialist, ARRK Europe, has added a new 3D Systems SPro 60 HD-HS machine to the fleet of selective laser sintering (SLS) machines at its Gloucester prototyping centre. 25 Jul 2012 - Engineering Capacity
Creative freedom with SLS
CRDM has expanded its Selective Laser Sintering (SLS) capacity to meet increasing customer demand from designers who see the process as allowing them significantly more creative freedom. 02 May 2012 - Engineering Capacity