Tag: 3D printers

Industry Focus Areas, Workforce Development

Abingdon School UK Teaches 21st Century Skills With Makerbot 3D Printers

February 1, 2022

Via: Manufacturing Tomorrow

Preparing students with the knowledge, skills, and resilience to embrace their future has always been at the crux of Abingdon School, an independent day and boarding school for boys, in Oxfordshire, England. The school’s Design and Technology department offers a […]

Process, R & D

A moving platform for 3D printing can cut waste, costs

April 8, 2021

Via: Today's Medical Developments

3D printing has the potential to revolutionize product design and manufacturing in a vast range of fields – from custom components for consumer products, to 3D printed dental products and bone and medical implants that could save lives. However, the […]

Process, Production

Functional parts from Ultimaker 3D printers used in Heineken brewery

May 21, 2019

Via: Manufacturing Global

The brewery produces around 400mn litres of beer for Heineken-owned brands per year, proof if it was needed that 3D printed parts can hold their own even in high volume manufacturing arenas. Heineken’s engineers have been using Ultimaker’s machines for […]

Process, R & D

Are You Ready for Operator 4.0?

February 13, 2018

Via: Automation World

Tucked within the emerging technology enclave in Brooklyn, N.Y., is a little-known company putting state-of-the-art technology like 3D printers and collaborative robots (cobots) to work to create a manufacturing production facility that can compete with the likes of traditional injection […]