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University of Wollongong Receives Additional $400K Funding to Develop Bioinks, iFixPen and Biopen


The University of Wollongong (UOW) will establish a world first facility to enable the development of bioinks and customised bioprinting systems for targeted clinical applications. This will be greatly facilitated by the award of a $400,000 grant from MTPConnect – the Medical Technologies and Pharmaceuticals Industry Growth Centre. Building on the expertise …

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FILOALFA’s Natural ALFA+ Filament Guarantees Better Performances Than ABS

FILOALFA, an Italian manufacturer of 3D printing filaments has unveiled its latest material: ALFA+. The new filament, a naturally sourced technopolymer, is said to offer significant advantages over existing filaments such as PLA and ABS by combining and improving on both materials’ best qualities. For example, ALFA+ has the same …

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Solvay’s Additive Manufacturing Cup to Focus on KetaSpire PEEK Filaments

Additive Manufacturing Cup

Solvay, a leading global supplier of specialty polymers, has invited university students from around the world to compete in its Additive Manufacturing Cup by 3D printing complex shapes using the company’s KetaSpire® polyetheretherketone (PEEK) filaments. PEEK is considered one of the highest performing thermoplastic polymers – and one of the …

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EUROCEMENT and Specavia Partner to Massively Upscale Construction 3D Printing

The largest producer of building materials in the CIS (the Commonwealth of former Soviet Republics) – the  EUROCEMENT group holding and Specavia (AMT-SPETSAVIA), a world-leading developer and manufacturer of professional 3D equipment for the construction industry formed a official cooperation to develop new materials optimized for construction 3D printing and further …

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