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At GM, 3D Printing is on the Fast Track
The car giant is expanding its use of AM for tooling applications, including fast change-over of production lines to fulfill a government contract for ventilators and PPE.
Company will merge with Trine Acquisition Corp., with expected $2.5 billion valuation.

Resources

3D Printing: The Total Cost of Ownership
This resource will explore and list the ownership costs that will apply to any 3D printer.


NIST Scientists Go Soft on 3D Printing
New method may jumpstart the construction of tiny medical devices for the body.
Wayland Additive to Debut Production System in 2021
The metal AM system exhibits metallurgy capabilities and can process a wide range of metal materials.
Arkema Invests in Continuous Composites
Arkema has invested in the American start-up to advance the development of 3D composite manufacturing.
RIZE Debuts RIZIUM Glass Fiber Material
High-dimensional stability, and durable composite material suitable for full-color applications and complex geometries.
Arevo Introduces Aqua 2 System
Company has also raised $25m in Series B funding.
ExOne Qualifies Inconel 718 for Binder Jet 3D Printing
Half of ExOne’s 22 qualified materials are now made up of single-alloy metals.
America Makes Announces Four New Project Calls
New project calls total $2.1 million in awards for advancing additive manufacturing.
Forward AM Partners with Shapeways
Co-branded website powered by Shapeways’ technology allows customers to order finished 3D printed parts online made with Forward AM material.
Nexa3D and Henkel Commercialize Durable Material for Medical and Athletic Devices
xMED412 combines the physical properties and biocompatibility of medical-grade materials
e-Xstream engineering Integrates Senvol Database Into Product R&D
Senvol Database to be available in e-Xstream’s 10X Integrated Computational Materials Engineering solution.
Lehvoss North America Collaborates with Forward Engineering North America
Collaboration leverages additive manufacturing to accelerate development of automotive structural thermoplastic products and provides 3D printing expertise.
Tools that Build Sustainable Products
Design solutions are emerging that can help integrate sustainability.
Latest Version of Digital Modeling Software Released
Release extends its advanced composite design capabilities across all scales as part of the Hexagon 10X Integrated Computational Materials Engineering (ICME) solution.
HP Teams with BASF, Oechsler on Industrial 3D Printing
Expanded partnerships will expand use of new PP material for manufacturing applications. 
3D Systems Expands Plastics Materials Portfolio
Figure 4 RUBBER-65A BLK new mid-tear strength elastomer has high elongation at break for flexibility, strength and durability.



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