For those following from afar the various projects geared toward additive construction on the Moon or Mars, one thought may not have occurred: what about oxygen? How will astronauts breathe while building the space habitats of the future? It certainly never occurred to this writer, who didn’t consider the task of lugging oxygen tanks up to the Moon for extended periods of use.
French nuclear industry leader Framatome recently manufactured the world’s first uranium-molybdenum and uranium-silicon objects using 3D printing technology.
Stratasys has announced that it will acquire the 3D printing startup Origin Inc. in a transaction for total consideration of up to $100 million.
What were the 3D printing trends of 2020? How is the additive manufacturing industry changing? Today, we look back on the 3D printing trends that shaped the industry during 2020.
NASA has announced the successful completion of a series of 23 hot-fire tests on two 3D printed aerospace engine components – a copper alloy combustion chamber and specially developed iron-nickel superalloy nozzle.
Redwire, the new leader in mission critical space solutions announced that its Ceramic Manufacturing Module (CMM) – initially developed by Made in Space – successfully manufactured a ceramic part in space. Its module is based on stereolithography (SLA) and uses pre-ceramic resins.
ZMORPH LAUNCHES ITS ‘FAB’ ALL-IN-ONE 3D PRINTER AMID REBRANDING – TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS AND PRICING
Desktop 3D printer manufacturer Zmorph has announced the launch of its latest all-in-one system – the Zmorph Fab.
The announcement comes amid a maj...
NEW ‘ASSOCIATION FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF ADDITIVE TECHNOLOGIES’ AIMS TO ADVANCE 3D PRINTING IN RUSSIA
The 3rd of December saw the signing of a Memorandum of Association (MoA) for the Development of Additive Technologies, a new Russian association in...
n-Vision, an Austria-based developer of high-precision optical systems, has announced the launch of its most powerful 3D printing light engine to d...
3D printing service bureau Tronix3D has announced that it has completed a successful technology demonstration as part of the National Center for De...