A collection of all Applications articles
April 5, 2016
If some key challenges are addressed, the Aerospace industry could be the largest market for additive manufacturing, according to Bill Bihlman, President, Aerolytics LLC.
February 8, 2016
Dustin Lindley from the University of Cincinnati Research Institute explained that while there is significant hype surrounding additive manufacturing, its real potential is growing rapidly.
January 19, 2016
While additive manufacturing’s impact is undeniable, open source design tools will be even more essential to the future of the manufacturing industry.
January 5, 2016
The Contour Crafting computerized construction technology may change the face—and the speed—of building construction. The inventor of the technology, Dr. Behrokh Khoshnevis, sat down with IMTSTV to discuss its many potential applications.
November 20, 2015
Normal is an innovative company using 3D printing to mass-produce a personalized product and it’s a revolutionary way of listening to music.
October 8, 2015
Interview with Dr. Lonnie Love Group Leader - Automation, Robotics & Manufacturing, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
August 19, 2015
While most people generally associate 3D printing with small size objects, the truth seems to be quite different. In fact, there seem to be two diametrically different concurrent trends in the industry. One is towards printing with the finest resolutions and the other is aimed at printing the largest sizes possible.
August 18, 2015
Jay Rogers, CEO, Local Motors, discussed the success of the world’s first 3D-printed electric car and the impact of large-scale additive manufacturing and direct digital manufacturing on the way things are made in this MFG Advocate interview on IMTSTV.
May 29, 2015
Hybrid Manufacturing Technologies makes an award-winning head that enables additive manufacturing capability to be added to a standard machine tool.
March 23, 2015
Hybrid Manufacturing Technologies, Ltd. Wins First-Ever International Additive Manufacturing Award
February 27, 2015
Youngstown, Ohio — February 27, 2015. America Makes, the National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Institute, is proud to announce its next project call for additive manufacturing (AM) applied research and development projects.
October 2, 2014
2nd Annual Additive Manufacturing for Government 2014
December 8th-10th 2014
September 23, 2014
Local Motors gets behind the wheel for historic ride in Chicago at IMTS – International Manufacturing Technology Show
September 8, 2014
World's first 3D-printed car to be live printed, assembled during IMTS - The International Manufacturing Technology Show 2014 by Local Motors, Cincinnati Incorporated and Oak Ridge National Laboratory.
June 05, 2014
Selected from more than 200 submitted concepts, the winning design will inspire the full-size Local Motors prototype vehicle that will be printed at IMTS in September 2014.
May 13, 2014
It takes more than machines on the shop floor to push additive manufacturing to the next level. According to one manufacturer, it takes customer service, education and training, too.
May 13, 2014
Developed jointly with the Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology, Concept Laser's X line 1000R laser melting system offers a build envelope of 630 × 400 × 500 mm for the manufacture of large, functional components and technical prototypes. Its key component is a high-performance, 1,000-W laser that the company says enables increased productivity over other laser melting systems.
May 13, 2014
A manufacturer that has succeeded for three generations expects additive manufacturing to be part of the reason why it will succeed in the fourth. One year into its investment in the technology, here is the company's experience so far.
February 19, 2014
Ronald Dunn, vice president of medical-industry contract manufactuer DiSanto Technology, discusses additive manufacturing and the future of spinal cage implants.
February 7, 2014
An additive manufacturing technology supplier collaborates with a British bicycle company to create what the two companies say is the world’s first 3D-printed metal bike frame.