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There Will Be No Industry 4.0 Without AM Workflow Automation

AM Workflow Automation

SmarTech Publishing just released my latest AM market report, this time on AM workflow automation, that is automation of the AM production line. In this report, I tried to assess what the overall business volume could around the establishment, within tomorrow’s automated factories, of the fully digital production line which …

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Ampower Study Calculates Break Even for In-house AM of Titanium, Aluminum, Steel

German AM consultancy Ampower Insights published a white paper which gives a detailed calculation of production costs and introduces the ratio of cost per unit of volume for an easy comparison of technologies and materials. Today, the in-house production cost ranges between 0,86 €/cm³ for aluminum alloy AlSi10Mg to 3,20 €/cm³ …

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Tethon3D CEO Karen Linder Discusses Future of High Quality Ceramics 3D Printing

While most high-resolution 3D printing technologies for ceramics remain quite expensive, Tethon 3D has been developing materials and processes which could bring high-quality 3D printed ceramics to more people and market segments than ever before. We caught up with Karen Linder, author, angel investor, entrepreneur, mentor, artist, scientist and also President …

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Germany Based ACTech Purchased by Materialise

Materialise has officially taken acquisition of ACTech, a Germany-based leader in producing limited runs of highly complex cast metal parts. The transaction brings together the metal competencies of Materialise, a leading provider of additive manufacturing solutions and software, with those of ACTech into a comprehensive metal manufacturing offering. ACTech has over …

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Precision ADM Receives ISO 13485 Medical Device Manufacturing Certification

Precision ADM

Precision ADM is the first Canadian metal Additive and Subtractive manufacturing services company to receive ISO 13485:2016 Quality Management System certification. This industry standard represents the comprehensive set of requirements for the design and manufacture of medical devices. “Achieving ISO 13485 Registration and Certification using both metal Additive and Subtractive …

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PostProcess Technologies’ CEO Jeff Mize Shows Off New Hybrid DECI Duo System

Post Process Technologies Hybrid DECI Duo System

Buffalo (NY) based PostProcess Technologies is a pioneer in the automated post-printing industry. As a provider of automated and intelligent post-processing for 3D printed parts, the company worked toward increasing the consistency, throughput, and productivity of the third step of 3D printing – post-processing. The company’s CEO Jeff Mize recently explained the …

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