3D Printing

Stratasys has been cultivating its relationship with the aerospace industry for many years. Eric Bredin, Vice-President Marketing EMEA for Stratasys, sat down with EPPM to unpick the complex process of getting a 3D-printed part airborne. more

13 Feb 2018 10:00 industry

Masterbatch manufacturer Gabriel-Chemie has exclusively collaborated with Schlenk and HERZ to achieve intrinsic metallic shine in the process of 3D printing. more

7 Feb 2018 15:11 materials

Rapid prototyping materials for Chinese 3D Printers are on sale from DuPont performance materials. more

18 Dec 2017 10:19 materials



The new Clariant 3D printing business leverages the company’s numerous years of experience in tailoring polymers for a broad range of end market applications. more

11 Dec 2017 11:15 materials

Elix Polymers has carved itself a niche in the premium corner of the automotive market with a portfolio that includes higher-heat and low-density ABS that is colour-accurate, metal-platable and 3D printable. more

1 Dec 2017 09:00 materials

New grades of Technyl Red, Technyl Blue, Ixef, Ryton and Amodel launched at Fakuma are aggressively defending Solvay's position as a leader in automotive materials development. The experts sat down with EPPM to introduce the latest additions. more

27 Nov 2017 09:00 materials


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Royal DSM will bring all its additive manufacturing support services under one roof as it shows at formnext in Germany. more

15 Nov 2017 15:19 industry

Royal DSM plastics will feature in Toyota's racing cars for 3D printed parts and testing of performance plastics. more

7 Nov 2017 15:29 materials

ELIX Polymers showed its leading range of specialty ABS materials for the global healthcare sector at Fakuma. more

31 Oct 2017 10:03 FAKUMA 2017

Most-read European plastics headlines: August 2017

It seems sustainability, acquisitions and 3D printing all topped the bill for EPPM readers in August, as we look back on the most-clicked news items on over the last month. more

30 Aug 2017 10:58 editor's blog



Manufacturing solutions provider Jabil wondered if 3D printing could deliver the cost and scale necessary to make the grade for its customers, which is why it took the plunge with HP Multi Jet Fusion 3D printing. more

24 Aug 2017 15:00 industry



Upon the recent introduction of the HP Jet Fusion 3D Printing Solution, the promise of 3D printing for manufacturing – productivity, efficiency and quality – is now poised to come true in the HP Jet Fusion 3D 4200 and 3200 printers. more

24 Aug 2017 14:14 industry

Scientists have been working on a way for astronauts to manufacture polymers for spares and repairs on the Mars One mission using their urine. more

23 Aug 2017 12:22 materials



BASF is extending its reach into the realms of additive manufacturing by acquiring Innofil3D, a leading producer of high-value customised plastic filaments. more

18 Aug 2017 11:28 industry

Formnext Powered by TCT, the leading European meeting place for the 3D printing industry, is inviting additive manufacturing innovation with its Purmundus Challenge. more

14 Aug 2017 11:01 industry

ACEO Wacker

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The ACEO team from WACKER has opened its Open Print Lab in Burghause, where customers can experience additive manufacturing with silicone first-hand. more

4 Aug 2017 12:29 materials

German chemicals giant BASF has revealed plans to establish a new company to focus on additive manufacturing development. more

3 Aug 2017 11:52 materials

Proto Labs Arburg

Proto Labs

On-demand manufacturer and rapid prototyping champion Proto Labs has announced it is investing €4 million to boost growth across Europe. more

24 Jul 2017 11:07 industry

3M and Dyneon will be presenting two trailblazing plastic technologies at this year's industry meeting place, the Fakuma international trade fair for plastics processing in Friedrichshafen more

21 Jul 2017 12:00 FAKUMA 2017

3D Printer maker Stratasys has provided machines for Airbus making internal structural parts on the A350 XWB aircraft. more

18 Jul 2017 16:14 materials

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