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Trends In Additive

Investigating the advancements that enable additive today written with an engineering perspective by the technical community.


October 2, 2014

Webinar - Research Series: NAMII's Mission and R&D Portfolio

October 9, 2014
Presented by Ed Morris, America Makes - National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Institute

October 2, 2014

MS&T 14 - Materials Science of Additive Manufacturing

MS&T 14 - Materials Science of Additive Manufacturing
October 12 - 16, 2014
Pittsburgh, PA

World’s First 3D-printed Car Takes Inaugural Drive

September 23, 2014

World’s First 3D-printed Car Takes Inaugural Drive

Local Motors gets behind the wheel for historic ride in Chicago at IMTS – International Manufacturing Technology Show

September 10, 2014

New International Additive Manufacturing Award Announced at IMTS

AMT – The Association For Manufacturing Technology and VDW – Verein Deutscher Werkzeugmaschinenfabriken (German Machine Tool Builders’ Association) announced at IMTS – The International Manufacturing Technology Show 2014 a partnership to present the International Additive Manufacturing Award annually, beginning in 2015.

World’s First 3D-printed Car

September 8, 2014

World’s First 3D-printed Car

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.

Local Motors Announces Winners of First-Ever 3D-Printed Car Design Challenge

June 05, 2014

Local Motors Announces Winners of First-Ever 3D-Printed Car Design Challenge

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.

Additive Manufacturing Workshop

June 05, 2014

Additive Manufacturing Workshop

The goal of the Additive Manufacturing workshop at IMTS is to bring together manufacturing professionals who are interested in or are already applying additive manufacturing as a production resource. More than a 3D printing seminar, this workshop will focus on industrial applications of additive technologies for making functional components and end-use production parts.

Learning Curve

May 13, 2014

Learning Curve

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.

Peter Zelinski, Senior Editor, Modern Machine Shop

Is AM the New Enabling Technology?

May 13, 2014

Is AM the New Enabling Technology?

Additive manufacturing can move industrial arts to digital manufacturing and into the hands of the next-generation workforce.

Christina M. Fuges, Editorial Director, Moldmaking Technology

May 13, 2014

Team Will Develop Large-Scale AM System

The Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory is partnering with machine tool manufacturer Cincinnati Inc. to develop a large-scale additive manufacturing system capable of printing polymer components as much as 10 times larger than can currently be produced and at speeds 200 to 500 times faster than existing AM machines.