Protolabs Buys 3D Hubs Online Manufacturing Platform
January 19, 2021
Once integrated, 3D Hubs' customers will have access to a broad set of manufacturing capabilities, pricing and lead-time options, delivered through digitally enabled e-commerce model.
Protolabs Announces CEO Succession Plan
December 15, 2020
Vicki Holt is retiring after leading the company for the past seven years.
Check It Out: Apply Design Tips to Cut Part Production Costs
September 15, 2020
Protolabs has published a white paper, "Design Essentials for CNC Machining," that provides tips for designers to help reduce machining costs and more.
June 15, 2020
Need a prototype? There’s no shortage of quick-turn manufacturing services. The trick is finding the right partner, the right process and the right price.
Medical Device Design: Getting to Yes
April 30, 2020
There’s more to designing medical products than great ideas and a desire to make a difference
Digital Engineering’s Pivotal Moment
April 27, 2020
In efforts to combat COVID-19, many solutions are being developed by engineers collaborating with other engineers and scientists.
ZVerse Announces Plans to Produce 20 Million Face Shields
April 7, 2020
Small digital manufacturing company pivots to support COVID-19 response.
Preparing for Industry 4.0
January 21, 2020
The shift to digital manufacturing will require a mix of new technology to enable increased integration and automation.
Protolabs’ 3D Printing Service Lands Wayzn CES Innovation Award Honors
January 14, 2020
Wayzn Slide allows dog owners to let their pets out, even while away.
Healthcare Grant from Protolabs Leads to Innovative Feeding Tube Inventions
December 13, 2019
MedStar Health device improves neonatal intensive care unit feeding while Cleveland Clinic Innovations' feeding tube enhances quality of life for patients.
(Finding) the Right Stuff
October 1, 2019
Impressed with all the cool shapes you can build on a 3D printer? What’s even more cool are all the different materials you can use to make them.
Protolabs Adds Carbon Technology to Its 3D Printing Service
September 10, 2019
The digital manufacturing company expands its industrial 3D printing capabilities for production-grade parts with Carbon Digital Light Synthesis technology.
Designing for Automotive/Transportation
May 21, 2019
The automotive industry is past the point of talking about the disruption coming from demand for electric vehicle powertrains or the potential of autonomous vehicles, and well on its way to responding to those disruptions thanks to advanced engineering technologies....
Protolabs Celebrates 20 Years of Digital Manufacturing with Grand Opening of New Facility
May 17, 2019
New advanced manufacturing facility spotlights company’s two decades of growth. .
Building a Gateway to the Moon and Beyond
May 13, 2019
See how Protolabs is helping with Lockheed Martin’s work on NASA’s Gateway lunar orbiter project.
OPEN MIND Debuts hyperMILL 2021.1 CAD/CAM Software Suite
Innovations and enhancements optimize machining tools and molds and more.
Nexa3D and Keystone Industries Team Up for 3D Printing Solutions
Under this agreement, both companies will combine their extensive dental, photopolymer and 3D printing capabilities to deliver 3D printing solutions...
Purdue University Turbulence Model May Aid in Design of Aircraft
Engineers enable simulation of complete ‘dance’ of colliding vortices at reduced computational time.
GPU-Accelerated Visualization Makes its Mark
More software solutions are taking advantage of real-time ray tracing and enhanced visualization made possible via the GPU.
Editor’s Pick: Static-dissipating composite material for electronics additive manufacturing
The material can be reinforced with continuous carbon fiber, creating strong and...
Editor’s Pick: UL Certification for Emissions-free 3D Printing
RIZE calls GREENGUARD Certification “a key safety and sustainability milestone” for the ...
Editor’s Pick: Debuting filament-based stainless steel for additive manufacturing
Forward AM/BASF Ultrafuse 17-4PH is a filament comprising metal powder...
Editor’s Pick: Faster production drawings from the 3D model
The company says every year it polls its users about what enhancements...