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How to Design for Additive Manufacturing: First Steps
DfAM not only looks at the bare-bones function of a part and its classic assembly techniques, but addresses just how to produce it with additive manufacturing (industrial 3D printing) equipment/materials to gain efficiency on many fronts.
Simufact Welding 7 Speeds Up Simulations of Sheet Metal Structures
Solid-shell elements reduce calculation time of thin-walled sheet metal parts.
Editor’s Picks for July 20-26, 2017
One of the picks will be chosen as DE’s Editor’s Pick of the Week.
Materialise Launches Inspection Software as Part of 3D Print Suite
Expanded software solutions for metal AM machine manufacturers: Materialise Magics Print Metal.
Simufact Updates Simulation Software for Metal-Based AM
The software's capabilities cover powder bed fusion processes for additive manufacturing of quality parts, according to the company.
Editor’s Picks for May 11-17, 2017
One of the picks will be chosen as DE’s Editor’s Pick of the Week.
HP Reveals 3D Printing Expansion Plans via Resellers and Service Bureaus
HP uses Rapid+TCT conference to introduce new customers and partners intended to accelerate global reach and adoption of company's commercial 3D printing solutions.
Editor’s Picks for May 4-10, 2017
One of these picks will be chosen as DE’s Editor’s Pick of the Week.
Preview of RAPID+TCT 2017
Rapid + TCT will take place May 8-11, 2017 in Pittsburgh, PA at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center.
Materialise Summit Expounds on Next 3D Printing Frontier
The presentations and discussions at the recent Materialise World Summit in Brussels were about the disruption of all engineering and manufacturing processes, from initial design consideration to final part or product delivery.
Additive Manufacturing Help Is at Hand from 3D Printing Service Provider
From rapid prototyping to manufacturing, service providers fill the knowledge gap and help design engineers meet peak production needs.
3D Printing Prep Gets into Shape
Preparing models for 3D printing is no longer heavy lifting, but it’s still not as simple as it looks.
3DHEALS 2017: 3D Printing Eliminates Communication Barriers in Healthcare
Wohlers Associates Partners with Materialise on Design for AM Course
A new course on DfAM will be hosted by Wohlers Associates in collaboration with Materialise in June.
3DHEART: 3D Printing Surgical Planning Models for Tiny Patients
Phoenix Children's Hospital designs 3D-printed pediatric heart models, supporting Project 3DHEART's goal to gain insurance coverage for surgical planning.



Latest News

Hexagon Pushes Forward With Open Ecosystem Strategy
Solutions provider says open data and collaboration is key to industrializing additive manufacturing.

Coreform Releases Isogeometric Analysis Technology
This is a notable addition to Coreform Cubit’s suite of advanced meshing tools for challenging simulations, the company reports.

Dyndrite and Additive Company Showcase AM Materials
Explore how advanced materials control in an automated serial end production workflow, especially in metals processes, satisfies rigorous QA processes.

Carbon Opens Access to Design Engine Software
Non-Carbon platform users will have access to software for quickly creating latticed parts.

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