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Additive manufacturing news, September 2016

GE has confirmed its plans to acquire two suppliers of additive manufacturing (AM) equipment, Arcam AB and SLM Solutions Group AG for US$1.4 billion.

3D printing of biodegradable metal scaffolds can be tailored to fit patient’s needs for face and head bone repairs

ASTM International plans to create a new technical committee for developing voluntary consensus standards for commercial spaceflight.

Metallied, a facility for making metal powders for AM for Erasteel and Aubert & Duval, based in Irun, Spain, has received EN9100 accreditation.

LPW Technology has built a new R&D facility within the Daresbury Laboratory in Cheshire, UK.

James L McCarley has joined 3D printing specialist ExOne as chief executive officer (CEO).

Concept Laser has developed what it calls a ‘smart factory’, a modular approach to additive manufacturing (AM).

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PSA Group, which owns the Peugeot, Citroën and DS automotive brands, has agreed to research large scale 3D printing with US-based Divergent 3D.

For the first time, scientists have used a scanning transmission electron microscope to directly write tiny patterns in metallic ‘ink’.

APMI International will be sponsoring a regional technical program on 3D printing in Ridgway, Pennsylvania, USA, on 13 October 2016.

CRP Group has invested in new machines for additive manufacturing (AM), CNC machining and direct metal laser sintering (DMLS).

Powder producer PyroGenesis Canada Inc has reported revenue of US$818,990 in Q2 2016, a decrease of 47% over the same period in 2015.

Audi AG has acquired an additive manufacturing (AM) machine supplied by 3D printing specialist SLM Solutions.

SmarTech Publishing has just announced the schedule for a new series of reports covering the 3D printing industry.

Concept Laser reports an increase in sales of 88% for the first half of 2016 compared to the same period last year.

The board of directors of Arcam says that it unanimously recommends that the shareholders of Arcam accept a takeover offer made by GE.

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