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Bosch 3D Printing Makes Global Investment In Ultimaker 3 Extended Systems for Prototyping

Leading desktop and benchtop 3D printer manufacturer Ultimaker announced that Robert Bosch GmbH, the leading global supplier of technology and services from Germany, will invest on a global scale in Ultimaker 3 Extended printers. After comparing several desktop 3D printers, the Bosch 3D printing division selected Ultimaker as the most reliable, …

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Case Study Shows How NASA Engineers Design ISS Tools on Zortrax 3D Printers

Credits: NASA/JSC.

The International Space Station (ISS) is the largest human-made body in the low Earth orbit. Sixteen modules launched and assembled from 1998 to 2011, provide 32,898 cu ft of pressurized volume for a crew of 6 astronauts to do research in physics, astrobiology, astronomy, space medicine, life sciences, and many other fields. …

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How (and Why) GE Built a Metal Binder Jetting 3D Printer in 47 Days

(Photo credits: Sarah Goehrke/3Dprint.com)

GE engineers recently built and tested 30 different prototypes of a complex, football-size jet engine component. Thanks to cutting-edge 3D-printing technology, they were able to reach the perfect design in just 12 weeks. This is remarkable considering it would take several years to iterate on that many designs using traditional …

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Keter Plastics Uses BigRep One to Save Thousands of Dollars on Prototypes | Video

BigRep‘s Head of Vertical Marketing Gil Lavi visits the Keter Plastics factory in Israel to show how the company is able to save thousands of dollars on real-size prototypes of its plastic furniture items. Keter uses BigRep’s large-scale industrial 3D printing technology to produce fast prototypes for its new industrial designs. This …

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Trelleborg Discusses How 3D Printing Can Transform Large Manufacturing Companies

3D printing has become a technology which can influence and improve many different areas of life including medical care, fashion, art, architecture, and industry. Ivan Gerada, procurement and IT Manager at Trelleborg Sealing Solutions (TSS), a company that provides sealing, damping, and protection for critical applications in demanding environments, presented at …

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