Manufacturing

Running 3-D printing operations at scale

Shapeways’ Pieter Limburg explains how his company has scaled its processes to produce 200,000 3-D-printed products each month.

Why prototype when you can 3-D-print—and easily modify—finished products?

Executives at 3-D printing company Carbon explain why additive manufacturing means rethinking how products are engineered.

The software behind 3-D printing

3-D printing software and services pioneer Materialise is transforming the traditional manufacturing process.

How Industry 4.0 changes business

In the industrial IoT, data and AI-based analytics transform complex systems into growth engines.

Going beyond topology information

Gonzalo Martinez of Autodesk shares the advancements in 3-D printing software that will power the evolution of additive manufacturing.

Fabricating materials that have new properties

Eric Duoss of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory explains how advancements in materials science are expanding material choices.

The role materials play in powering the 3D printing revolution

As resolutions improve, material choices expand, and methods to control their properties evolve, 3-D printing will find uses beyond rapid prototyping.

Software innovations: Simplifying the 3D printing experience

As the experience of sourcing, creating, optimizing and printing 3D models becomes simpler and robust, 3D printing will find uses beyond prototyping.

Develop the ability to “think 3D printing”

3D printing could lead to a gradual, long-term transformation of internal and external value chains that span design, manufacturing, use, and service.

The rise of 3D printing marketplaces

Andrew Boggeri is lead engineer at FSL3D, which manufactures high-quality consumer desktop 3D printers with laser-based stereolithography technology.

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