The first East African printing press was built in Imkulu, a small town 5 km northwest of Massawa, in 1879 as modern infrastructure by the Swedish Evangelical Missionary (SEM). Imkulu is a Tiger word which literally means “mother of all”. It earned this name because Imkulu hosted people seeking refuge
We start with extensive research into today’s 3D printing briefs, as scientists at Pusan National University 4D print moisture sensitive polymers and 3D printed components help improve the performance of an electrochemical reactor. Astronomers 3D print portable stellar cribs, and we’re not talking about the kind where your baby falls
We’re filling the front of today’s 3D printing briefs with plenty of business, as one company celebrates an anniversary and two others welcome new leaders to their ranks. Moving on to materials, 3D Systems has launched a new material for jewelry design, and there is a new patented 3D printing
In today’s 3D printing briefs, Stratasys is the first founding partner of nFrontier’s Emerging Technology Center in Berlin, which seeks to become one of Europe’s premier facilities for emerging technologies creatively applied in software and hardware. Continuing, Auburn University used DM3D’s multi-nozzle DED 3D printing to make a rocket nozzle
In today’s 3D printing briefs, the first Formnext + PM South China is finally opening this week. In materials news, a biomedical company introduced what it calls the first gelatin purified and functionalized with phenol, and a California company is using corn husks and 3D printing to make furniture. Finally,
It was the city’s essential link between families, co-workers and the outside world for decades: now a team of volunteers hope to see the Collinsville Star printing press in action. The Darwen de Bowen family donated the US-built press to the Collinsville, Scottville and District Historical Society, bringing the machine
In 3D Printing News Briefs today, VELO3D expands its team in Europe and Etihad Engineering is working with EOS and Baltic3D on an R&D project. Moving from business to materials, Desktop Metal launched 316L stainless steel for its workshop system, and Western University released a study on ceramic 3D printing.