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Optimize Composite Orientation
New advancements help better predict material, product performance.
Ultimaker Launches Third-Party Industrial Material Options
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
New advancements help better predict material, product performance.
MultiMechanics Named Finalist for Three Industry Awards
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
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.
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Ramp Up Manufacturing Production with 3D Printing
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
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
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
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
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
Selecting the wrong material files can skew simulation results; centralized management can help.
By the Numbers: Materials
Facts and figures on materials and their influence on material engineers.
Composite Customization
Collier Research uses bikes to demonstrate HyperSizer’s capabilities for composite optimization and design.
Impossible Objects Piloting Composite-Based 3D Printer to Select Customers
The Model One is designed to 3D print functional parts from composite materials, at scale.
Moldex3D Links 3D Simulation with LS-DYNA Draping Analysis
The composites molding process mentioned here is called two-step over molding.
Editor’s Pick: CompoSIDE v2.8.2
Integrated suite of composite design solutions improves material data management features.



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