LulzBot Expands Into High-Strength 3D Printing
November 19, 2018
The new HS (hardened steel) tool heads enable 3D printing of industrial-grade composites.
Ultimaker Launches Third-Party Industrial Material Options
October 1, 2018
Material profiles for DSM Novamid: properties similar to injection molding enabled by 10% carbon fiber; material profiles for Owens Corning XSTRAND filaments: strong mechanical and thermal properties enabled by glass-fiber reinforcement; and new Ultimaker print core CC Red 0.6: 3D printing with...
Optimize Composite Orientation
October 1, 2018
New advancements help better predict material, product performance.
MultiMechanics Named Finalist for Three Industry Awards
September 18, 2018
Mondial.Tech Startup Award, CAMX Award and Award for Composites Excellence all recognize innovation in startups and composites.
Stratasys Now Shipping Dedicated Carbon Fiber Edition 3D Printer
August 20, 2018
The new Stratasys Fortus 380mc CFE (carbon fiber edition), is designed to be an affordable industrial 3D printer dedicated to the rugged demands of running carbon fiber.
Ramp Up Manufacturing Production with 3D Printing
May 31, 2018
3D printers can make tooling and fixtures that can save time and money when ramping up production lines.
Tests Show Strength of Tri-Mack’s Overmolded Thermoplastic Composite Hybrid Bond
March 9, 2018
The data helps validate the performance of hybrid composites, which are of particular interest in aerospace and other industries where the goals of lighter weight and lower cost are driving material innovation.
ESI Group Releases PAM-Composites 2017
November 5, 2017
The unveiling of PAM-COMPOSITES 2017 by ESI Group is designed to facilitate composite material manufacturing.
HyperSizer Software Helps Optimize Structure of All-Composite Aircraft
October 9, 2017
Manufacturers of the Stratolaunch air-launch platform used Collier Research’s automated sizing and analysis software to inform laminate design and production.
PADT, Stratasys Create Additive Manufacturing Lab in Colorado
September 12, 2017
Lockheed Martin Additive Manufacturing Laboratory helps students and engineers spur design and creation of composite tooling applications to reduce manufacturing lead times and streamline costs.
Tracking Materials for System Simulation
July 1, 2017
Selecting the wrong material files can skew simulation results; centralized management can help.
By the Numbers: Materials
July 1, 2017
Facts and figures on materials and their influence on material engineers.
June 5, 2017
Collier Research uses bikes to demonstrate HyperSizer’s capabilities for composite optimization and design.
Impossible Objects Piloting Composite-Based 3D Printer to Select Customers
May 11, 2017
The Model One is designed to 3D print functional parts from composite materials, at scale.
Moldex3D Links 3D Simulation with LS-DYNA Draping Analysis
March 14, 2017
The composites molding process mentioned here is called two-step over molding.
CAD Embedded CFD: Overhyped, but a Good Value for Some
One particularly beneficial aspect of CAD-embedded or CAD-linked CFD is its potential for enabling...
How Ascensia Diabetes Care Instituted new PLM, ERP and CRM Solutions in 18 Months
New enterprise resource planning (ERP) and product lifecycle management (PLM) systems needed to be...
Hackrod is Using Lightworks’ SLIPSTREAM to Design its Concept Speedster
Hackrod is using virtual reality prior to manufacturing the car using 3D printing processes.
Markforged Launches H13 Tool Steel for High-strength, High-temp Tooling Applications
The expansion into H13 will enable customers to print parts in high-strength, high-temperature applications...
Editor’s Pick: Get Metal 3D Parts Right the First Time
The ESI Group's new solution suite could help process and manufacturing engineering...
Editor’s Pick: 3D Printers Offer 24/7 Metal Production
New additive manufacturing systems for volume production with repeatable results.
Editor’s Pick: Laptop to Power Through Intense Jobs Anywhere
NVIDIA graphics combined with Intel's new processor generation make mobile workstation brawny.
Editor’s Pick: Make Managing Complexity Less Complex
Labyrinthine design processes and simulation data management can render informed decision-making tough...