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A facility fitted with Metal Jet S100 3D printers. Photo via HP.

HP Disrupting Traditional Manufacturing with New Metal Jet S100 Solution for More Resilient Supply Chain

HP Inc. announced the commercial availability of its Metal Jet S100 Solution at International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS). Accelerating innovative...
Sustainable Construction with 3D Printing, Azure Printed Homes is disrupting the construction industry

Sustainable Construction with 3D Printing, Azure Printed Homes is disrupting the construction industry

Founded in 2019, Azure Printed Homes is fundamentally changing the construction industry by leveraging 3D printing technology using recycled polymers...
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UVA RESEARCHERS 3D-PRINT SOIL STRUCTURES THAT CAN GROW PLANTS

University of Virginia researchers have invented a method of 3D printing with seed-impregnated soil, which could be used to create walls and roofs...
The Experimental Reef Lab at the Atlantic Oceanographicand Meteorological Laboratory (AOML)

How National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association (NOAA) Uses SLA and SLS 3D Printers for Coral Research

More evidence of climate change comes across news channels faster every day—photos of melting polar landscapes, lush tropics reduced to...
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InnovationLab demonstrates breakthrough additive PCB production method

InnovationLab, a specialist in printed electronics "from lab to fab", has achieved a breakthrough in additive manufacturing of printed circuit...
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Texas A&M receives $3.74M for green, 3D-printed hempcrete buildings research

A plan from Texas A&M University researchers to 3D print new resilient buildings using hempcrete has the potential to lower...
Traditional construction is responsible for generating 27% of global CO2. Alternative methods such as 3D printing hold promise.
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3D printing can help the construction industry become carbon-neutral. Here’s how

Building our houses is hurting our home. Traditional construction is responsible for generating 27% of global CO2. Alternative methods such...
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MAPS Awarded $2.2 Million to Advance Net-Zero Power Generation Technology

NGen is pleased to announce a $2.2 million non-repayable collaborative funding award to McGuire Aero Propulsion Solutions Inc. (“ MAPS...
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AMGTA Publishes Process to Safely Transport and Recycle Metal Powder Condensate Waste

The Additive Manufacturer Green Trade Association (AMGTA), a global trade organization created to promote the environmental benefits of additive manufacturing...
The AMGTA Environmental Sustainability Research Award recognises members who have published directly commissioned research focused on environmental sustainability in additive manufacturing

6K receives Sustainability Award for powder manufacturing process

AMGTA presented the Environmental Sustainability Research Award to 6K Additive based on Foresight Management’s Life Cycle Assessment analysis of the...
3D Printing in the Middle East – From Hype to Hope!

UAE residents think 3D printing will have the most positive impact on society

People in the UAE believe next-generation technologies such as 3D printing and artificial intelligence will become widespread in the country...
Polyformer for recylicng plastic bottles

Polyformer is an open-source machine that recycles plastic bottles into 3D printing filament

California-based industrial designer Reiten Cheng has developed a recycling machine that can be 3D printed using open-source instructions and used to turn PET bottles into filament for additive...