AM in the time of COVID-19

What are the implications of the current COVID-19 pandemic on supply chains and on the global additive manufacturing industry?


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SmithVent pneumatic ventilator wins CoVent-19 Challenge

Three months after the launch of the CoVent-19 Challenge, a winner has been named: the SmithVent. The device, designed by…

2 weeks ago

Wistar Institute leveraging Allevi bioprinting for COVID-19 research

The Wistar Institute, a biomedical research center focused on studying cancer, immunology and infectious diseases, is collaborating with biofabrication company…

2 weeks ago

Essentium supplies over 60K 3D printed face masks to State of Texas

Despite the fact that many businesses and cities are reopening around the world, the threat of COVID-19 remains. This means…

3 weeks ago

How GM is using 3D printing to make 30,000 COVID-19 ventilators

Last April - in the midst of the first leg COVID-19 outbreak in the US, General Motors was tasked with…

3 weeks ago

The origin of Origin’s 3D printed nasal swabs

San Francisco company Origin is one of a handful of 3D printing companies that set out to develop and mass…

1 month ago

How the Rise Emergency Ventilator was born in just 21 days

It is no surprise to those in the AM industry that additive has the power to dramatically speed up product…

1 month ago

UK’s Photocentric to 3D print millions of PPE units for NHS

Photocentric, a UK-based specialist in photopolymer resin 3D printing , has penned a deal with the UK Government to supply…

1 month ago

BONE 3D delivers open-source swab training model for COVID-19

There is an ongoing need to continue COVID-19 tests around the world, to track how the virus is still spreading…

1 month ago

SLM Solutions partners with MAGNET to produce molds for face shields

As part of its Additive Alliance Against Corona initiative, SLM Solutions used its metal 3D printing technology to produce plastic…

1 month ago

Formnext 2020 reveals part of COVID-19 strategy for November

The COVID-19 pandemic has had an impact on industries around the globe and will certainly have a long-lasting effect on…

1 month ago