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NUH and J&J Singapore Collaboration Pushes Boundaries of Surgical 3D Printing in the Country

From food, like pizza and steak, to an electric violin or even a full-sized kayak, it’s clear how much 3D...
Synergy of Nanotechnology and Additive Manufacturing

Synergy of Nanotechnology and Additive Manufacturing

Nanotechnology, like 3D printing, has been the focus of extensive research and development over recent years. Both are in the...
Repair and Remanufacturing of HEMM spares with Directed Energy Deposition

Repair and Remanufacturing of HEMM spares with Directed Energy Deposition

Directed Energy Deposition (DED) is a very flexible additive manufacturing process. Among the AM techniques, it is most suitable for...
ABS - ConocoPhillips Polar Tankers

ABS Approves 3D Printed Spare Parts After Successful Testing on an Oil Tanker

ABS, ConocoPhillips Polar Tankers, Sembcorp Marine and 3D Metalforge complete landmark “additive manufacturing” project ABS, ConocoPhillips Polar Tankers, Sembcorp Marine...
PEEK Implant Manufacturing

PEEK, an ideal material for CMF reconstruction surgeries

The face is not only the index of the mind but also houses vital organs like the brain and eyes,...
3D printing assists growth of transplantable tissues

3D printing assists growth of transplantable tissues

The success of tissue transplantation procedures depends on many variables, including the shape and structure of the fresh tissues being...
Additive manufacturing is made for exceptional requirements

Additive manufacturing is made for exceptional requirements

The Additive Manufacturing Working Group (AG AM) in the VDMA is the conceptual sponsor of the fair and is involved...
Revolutionising the Future of Additive Manufacturing with Leaders in 3D Printing

Revolutionising the Future of Additive Manufacturing with Leaders in 3D Printing

The NAMIC Global Additive Manufacturing Summit, otherwise known as GAMS 2021, is making its return on 25-26 November 2021. GAMS...
3D Printing implantable silicone: An overview

3D Printing implantable silicone: An overview

While metal Additive Manufacturing (AM) is already becoming a practice in hard implants such as bone and dental, penetration of...
Seven Software Solutions changing Orthotics & Prosthetics Design

Seven Software Solutions changing Orthotics & Prosthetics Design

It is estimated that every 30 seconds an Orthotics device is manufactured across the world. In the conventional process it...
The Road to Industrialisation of Additive Manufacturing

The Road to Industrialisation of Additive Manufacturing

On the sidelines of Advanced Manufacturing Technology Conference earlier this month, I had the opportunity to speak to Kartik Rao,...
Additive Manufacturing standards: A burden or a boost for the adoption?

Part 1: Additive Manufacturing standards: A burden or a boost for the adoption?

Standards can positively contribute to the development and adoption of a new technology such as additive manufacturing (AM), however some...