Researchers and engineers in different industries, such as aerospace, automotive, and others, have capitalized on metal additive manufacturing to transform how they design and produce metal parts.
The nuclear energy is the second-largest sources of electricity today. Recently, 3D printing has been applied in this industry to recycle more nuclear waste and design new parts and devices that could not be fabricated using traditional methods.
Industries have adopted 3D printing to help health professionals stop the spreading of Covid-19
More than 300 3D-printed parts took an aerial journey with Boeing 777X, the largest and most fuel-efficienttwin-engine jet.
Thyssenkrupp recently published a white paper, entitled “Additive manufacturing adding up growth opportunities for ASEAN”, talking about the development of additive manufacturing in the ASEAN region.
Producing parts and products with additive manufacturing at an industrial scale holds great potentials for manufacturers. However, there are still some challenges for them to face before enjoying the full benefits of additive manufacturing, said Robert Meshel, the director of AM initiative by Siemens.
At the Rapid + TCT trade show, the German automaker underlines the development of Additive Manufacturing in the automotive sector. This technology can help automotive manufacturers reach economies of scale if material costs are low enough.
CONTEXT, an England research firm, revealed in a market study, that shipments by units of industrial metal and polymer 3D printers continue to increase.
The Oslo-based international classification society, DNV GL, has been appointed as the lead researcher of the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore-initiated Joint Industry Program (JIP), which aims to expand the use of 3D Printing in the maritime sector.
The German company, Audi has expanded its production at its Volkswagen Group R8 facility, the Böllinger Höfe, with a new 3D printing area. The department is producing custom 3D printed parts as auxiliary tools to reduce maintenance costs.