3MF in the News

3MF in the News 2017-05-23T13:06:07+00:00

Rize Inc. Launches Industry’s First Digitally Augmented Additive Manufacturing Parts to Integrate Industry 4.0 Technologies

April 19, 2018 - Rize 3d

Rize APD voxel-level 3D printing includes Digital Rights Management into physical 3D printed parts for compliance, authenticity and traceability

3MF Consortium releases Beam Lattice extension for 3D printing

April 18, 2018 - TCT Magazine

The consortium behind the full-fidelity 3MF 3D printing file format, has released its Beam Lattice Specification Extension to its 3MF Core Specification.

3D Printing News Sliced, GKN Powder Metallurgy, Orbital ATK, 3MF and Duke University

April 13, 2018 - 3D Printing Industry

Today’s edition of our 3D printing news digest Sliced, asks the following: How do you redirect sound with 3D printing? Will 3D printers ever find a place in mechanics’ shops? Are 3D printed hypersonic warheads viable? All this and more from Duke University, PostNord, GKN Powder Metallurgy and the 3MF consortium.

Siemens 3D printed turbine parts, 3MF Consortium releases 3D lattice extension, Renishaw, PolyU, Prodways

April 12, 2018 - 3drs.org

In case you missed out on any developments in the 3D printing world recently, we’ve got another round-up for you. The latest news includes Siemens 3D printing parts for an industrial steam turbine, Renishaw partnering with Cardiff University Dental Hospital, and much more besides.

3MF Consortium Introduces Beam Lattice Specification Extension for 3D Printing

April 11, 2018 - 3DPrint

When Microsoft introduced the updated, 3D printing-specific 3MF format, and the collaborative 3MF Consortium, in 2015, the announcement drew significant attention in the hopes of a superior digital file format for additive manufacturing.

3MF Consortium releases first standardized 3D Beam Lattice Extension

April 11, 2018 - Make Parts Fast

The 3MF Consortium (3MF) ratified and released its Beam Lattice Specification Extension to its 3MF Core Specification.

3MF Consortium releases first standardized 3D Beam Lattice Extension

April 11, 2018 - 3D Printing Media Network

The 3MF Consortium (3MF) ratified and released its Beam Lattice Specification Extension to its 3MF Core Specification today. The 3MF Beam Lattice extension is a new method for storing and transferring lattice-type geometry information.

3MF Consortium Releases First Standardized 3D Beam Lattice Extension - Business Wire (press release)

April 11, 2018 - CSP World

The 3MF Beam Lattice Extension enables for lattice-type geometric information to be used during additive manufacturing at all scales

3MF Consortium Releases First Standardized 3D Beam Lattice Extension

April 11, 2018 - TMC News

The 3MF Consortium (3MF) ratified and released its Beam Lattice Specification Extension to its 3MF Core Specification today. The 3MF Beam Lattice extension is a new method for storing and transferring lattice-type geometry information. By providing support for beam lattices, 3MF solves a significant interoperability issue for the additive manufacturing industry and provides an elegant solution to a problem that is not easily addressed in other file formats. The benefits of using 3MF's Beam Lattice Extension in additive manufacturing are significant and broad and include improved design flexibility, lower material costs and reduced production time.

Tech Soft 3D Releases HOOPS Publish 2018

March 6, 2018 - Ten Links

Tech Soft 3D, leading provider of development toolkits to the engineering software industry, today announces the release of HOOPS Publish 2018, the toolkit for enabling applications to publish 3D data in multiple formats for downstream consumption, including native 3D PDF, HTML and in several standard CAD formats, including STEP AP 242, JT and 3MF for 3D printing applications.

HOOPS Publish 2018 Unlocks 3D Data for More Efficient Consumption

March 5, 2018 - Digital Journal

Tech Soft 3D, leading provider of development toolkits to the engineering software industry, today announces the release of HOOPS® Publish 2018, the toolkit for enabling applications to publish 3D data in multiple formats for downstream consumption, including native 3D PDF, HTML and in several standard CAD formats, including STEP AP 242, JT and 3MF for 3D printing applications.

HP Announces Lower-Cost Full-Color 3D Printing Systems, SOLIDWORKS Collaboration

February 5, 2018 - 3D Print

Full-color 3D printing represents something of a holy grail: many have been working on developing solutions that will be viable and meet expectations, but we haven’t seen a full answer make it to market.

MyMiniFactory Joins Next Generation 3MF Consortium

October 19, 2017 - All3DP

Online 3D printing platform MyMiniFactory is now supporting next generation 3MF files, and becomes a member of the 3MF Consortium.

AM, Big Data, VR, AR all crashing DFM’s party—in a good way

October 17, 2017 - Advanced Manufacturing

Design for manufacturing has been around for decades, but industry insiders say the next few years will be critical as technologies like additive manufacturing (AM) and virtual reality (VR) shape the future of the industry.

3D Printing News Briefs: October 17, 2017

October 17, 2017 - 3DPrint.com

We’re covering 3D printing files, 3D printers, business, projects, and programs today in 3D Printing News Briefs. MyMiniFactory now supports the 3MF file format, and an interior design company created a 3D printer animagraph to explain how 3D printers work. A university in Australia has purchased the DragonFly 2020 Pro, and EnvisionTEC announced a new reseller.