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Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Skill Boss is a fully-functional, tabletop-sized mechatronics system designed to train and assess over 60 performance-based, industry-relevant skills that meets MSSC standards and integrates seamlessly into any manufacturing program and is required for CPT+ certification.

Monday, April 2, 2018

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PBS NewsHour features Desktop Metal
Wednesday, March 21, 2018

PBS NewsHour features Desktop Metal in this Leading Edge story on 3D printing.

Desktop Metal
Tuesday, March 6, 2018

When you think of 3D printing, you may envision useless trinkets, a cheesy iPhone cover, or extruded cheese doodles. But that would be so 2014 of you!

In this episode of Miles To Go, Miles sits down with John Hart, an MIT Engineering Professor and Entrepreneur who is leading the way to a new era in 3D manufacturing. If things go as he plans, it could change just about everything.

Rapid Prototyping
Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Boeing, Chicago, USA, has signed a five-year collaboration agreement with Swiss technology group Oerlikon, Pfäffikon Schwyz, Switzerland, for the development of standard materials and processes for metal Additive Manufacturing.

Medical Innovations with 3D Printing
Friday, February 16, 2018

A man has had his chest rebuilt using 3D printing technology during an operation to remove a large tumour.

The prosthesis was inserted into Peter Maggs' chest after he had three ribs and half his breastbone removed.

The tumour had grown to around the size of a tennis ball, and the procedure left an extensive defect in the 71-year-old's chest.

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

“Tooling” - the process of designing and engineering the tools that are necessary to manufacture parts - was the essential technology behind the early industrial revolution. It allowed manufactured goods to go from humans to machines and powered the production of complex mechanical inventions like the steam engine.

Advanced Manufacturing CERT Cell
Monday, January 29, 2018

See the Advanced Manufacturing CERT cell with FANUC’s M20 robot, Rockwell Safety PLC, automatic tool changer, and Swivellink conveyor and vacuum end of arm tooling in action! Contact us for more information.

Thursday, January 18, 2018

The a-DiB5 series offers manufacturers and subcontractors unprecedented access to high-speed, reliable and accurate automated production. You don’t need to compromise on floor space either: machining can be spread across several ROBODRILLs, instead of relying on a dedicated transfer machine. Its high-quality finishing capabilities also mean that no additional machining centres are required....

3D Printing in Healthcare
Tuesday, January 2, 2018

3D printing - or additive manufacturing – is expected to reach $2.3 billion by 2020, allowing for personalized care, pre-surgical planning and pre-clinical drug testing.