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Opportunities for Additive Manufacturing in Space Applications

Opportunities for Additive Manufacturing in Space Applications

Additive Manufacturing is the technology that is used to build 3D objects by the addition of various layers made up...
The AHEAD project will reinforce Switzerland’s strengths in 3D printing and help anchor the country’s position at the forefront of innovation. | © CSEM

CSEM will help develop 3D-printed pipes for CERN particle detectors and the International Space Station

Swiss Center for Electronics and Microtechnology (CSEM) is coordinating a high-profile EU-funded project to enhance the performance of thermal control...

How 3D-printing rockets and living on Mars could help us back on Earth

Asking humanity “multiplanetary” will help us tackle major problems on Earth. So says Tim Ellis, chief executive and co-founder of Relativity...
Starlab, the planned LEO space station designed by Nanoracks for commercial space activities. Photo Credit: Nanoracks Space Outpost Europe

Anisoprint signs MOU for space-based continuous fiber 3D printing

Anisoprint (Esch-sur-Alzette, Luxembourg), a continuous fiber 3D printing solution provider, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Nanoracks Space Outpost Europe (Houston, Texas,...

NASA installs Tethers Unlimited’s Refabricator system on the International Space Station

The Refabricator system by the US-based aerospace company Tethers Unlimited Inc. (TUI) has been installed on the International Space Station (ISS). The integrated 3D...

Copper3D receives funding from NASA for antimicrobial 3D printing on the ISS

NASA Nebraska Space Grant office provided funding to examine the development, validation, and mechanically characterization of antimicrobial 3D printed medical...