Mimaki enters additive manufacturing with industrial scale full color 3D printer

Founded in 1975, Mimaki is a leading manufacturer of wide-format inkjet printers. At formnext 2017, the company made a splash with the European launch of its industrial-sized full-color 3DUJ-553 3D printer. As Mimaki moves into the 3D printing industry, we take a closer look at the Japanese company....

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Posted on Jan 16, 2018

Manufacturing Technologies Association supports UK Year of Engineering

In the UK, 2018 is the Year of Engineering. Launched by HM Government and the UK Space Agency, the initiative has been introduced to address the national engineering skills gap and encourage more young people to join the profession. Relying on collaboration with industry, the Year of Engineering ha...

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Posted on Jan 15, 2018

Graphite Additive Manufacturing on slashing lead times in SLS 3D printing

UK 3D printer materials company and service bureau Graphite Additive Manufacturing has invested in a further selective laser sintering (SLS) 3D printer as part of a new fast-track service for its customers. The Aylesbury-based company, which offers materials, rapid tooling, prototyping and consultan...

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Posted on Jan 4, 2018

GE ups stake in Arcam EBM expands additive manufacturing in Sweden

In the latest stage of GE’s Arcam EBM acquisition, wholly owned subsidiary GE Sweden Holdings AB has started to buyout the remaining stakeholders of the Swedish electron beam melting (EBM) metal additive manufacturing company. Global investment firms Elliott Management and Polygon Investment ...

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Posted on Jan 3, 2018

What’s next for 3D printing in 2018? The Additive Manufacturing expert perspective

What’s next for 3D printing in 2018? We asked the CEO’s, analysts and other experts in our industry that question. Their responses give predictions for 3D printing in 2018 featuring Blockchain technology, the Internet of Things, high-speed 3D printers and trends in metal 3D printing. Don’t for...

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Posted on Jan 2, 2018

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