FINE METAL POWDERS NOW A HOT TOPIC
A number of international corporations have recently developed a taste for the production of and market for fine powder, which is making the surrounding industry even more dynamic.
MODERN FAST TRACK TO SERIES PRODUCTION
Germany‘s e.GO Mobile AG is developing an urban-minded electric vehicle and simultaneously drawing up plans to produce up to 10,000 of them per year.
WHEN DOES AM IN-HOUSE MAKE SENSE?
Hamburg-based consulting firm Ampower has come up with some insightful answers in an extensive study of the AM service provider market.
AM Enhances Medical Technology
The innovations made possible by additive manufacturing have also contributed to many new medical applications and opportunities. Developments in materials had a big influence.
QUALITY OF LIFE IN A NEW DIMENSION
How 3D printing technology can profoundly change the everyday lives of people with disabilities
»NOT A REPLACEMENT – A SENSIBLE ADDITION«
Arburg's freeformer represents the company's first foray into the world of additive manufacturing
A VIRTUAL LEGACY LIVES ON
The #NEWPALMYRA project employs open data and 3D printing to preserve cultural heritage
On the Cutting Edge
Audi and EOS are developing reliable additive techniques in manufacturing cutting edges for press tools
"Approach the Topic with an Open Mind"
Dr.-Ing. Markus Heering, CEO of AG AM within the VDMA, talks about the new partnership with formnext and how the industry is developing.
Start-up printer goes into series production
Winning the formnext Start-up Challenge was a milestone for Xioneer Systems
»Every Production Company Should Take a Look at AM«
Sascha F. Wenzler, Head of Division for formnext at Mesago Messe Frankfurt GmbH, talks about the latest developments in AM.
3D printed glass
Could open the door to new applications, including in optics, data transmission, and biotechnology
AM REDUCES THE GAP TO THE MOON
SpaceX 3D prints engines parts and makes production activities more flexible and cost-effective
»On Its Way to the Masses«
How much progress has Additive Manufacturing made toward serial applications? Key player and thought leader Carl Fruth offers some answers in this interview with »fon«-magazine.