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Voxeljet accelerates all kinds of casting processes

Voxeljet accelerates all kinds of casting processes

Whether sand molds for metal casting or plastic melt-off models for investment casting — foundries benefit in both cases from the many advantages offered by additive 3D printing processes. read...

High productivity with additive manufacturing, allowing no compromise on quality

Renishaw / Formnext 2018

High productivity with additive manufacturing, allowing no compromise on quality

UK-based global engineering company Renishaw will showcase its Ren AM 500Q, a pioneering four-laser system, which raises productivity, while decreasing cost-per-part, without compromising on quality. read...

Attacks cost €43 billion damage

Germany

Attacks cost €43 billion damage

Sabotage, data theft and espionage have caused the German industry a loss of €43.4 billion in the past two years. Seven out of ten industrial companies (68%) were victims of such attacks during this period; one in five companies (19%) suspected this. read...

Additive manufacturing: The way ahead

Industry trends

Additive manufacturing: The way ahead

The automobile and aerospace sectors are widely adopting the additive manufacturing technology to ensure cost efficiency, greater productivity and lesser turn-around times. The additive manufacturing event Formnext will showcase some of the most recent innovations in this space. read...

Blowers for demanding additive manufacturing processes

Gebr. Becker / Formnext

Blowers for demanding additive manufacturing processes

Gebr. Becker will present at Formnext two blower types, which fulfill conditions required for the production of high quality components in selective laser melting. read...

Ensuring safe, trouble-free AM and side-stepping risks

LEO Lane / Formnext

Ensuring safe, trouble-free AM and side-stepping risks

With the company’s cloud-based Saas solution, Israel-based LEO Lane provides industrial manufacturers/brands to securely manage additive manufacturing. read...

“Big version

Arburg / Formnext 2018

“Big version" Freeformer for industrial AM of complex parts debuts in Frankfurt

Freeformer 300-3X from Arburg, a new large machine that processes three components using the Arburg Plastic Freeforming process, will celebrate its premiere at Formnext. read...

Process reliability in 3D printing boosts efficiency

Trumpf / Formnext 2018

Process reliability in 3D printing boosts efficiency

Trumpf will present automated 3D printing solutions at Formnext, focusing on its Truprint 5000 system. read...

Plastics: A material with an image problem

Materials

Plastics: A material with an image problem

Plastic doesn't have a good reputation, and there are plenty reasons for this. However, our everyday life today would be inconceivable without plastic. Is it too easy a thing to condemn the material? read...

This is what the exhibitors at fakuma are going to show

Fakuma 2018

This is what the exhibitors at fakuma are going to show

Fakuma is approaching rapidly. This year's trade show comes with more than 1,800 axhibitors. Here are some of the product highlights. read...