PLM Group and the Swedish 3D printer developer BLB Industries are entering a partnership, meaning PLM Group will become a reseller of BLB Industries’ large size 3D printing solutions in the Nordics and Baltics. Värnamo based BLB Industries develops extruder based 3D printers with very large build sizes, up to six cubic metres and has
3D printing has proved itself to be a great tool for innovation, prototyping and low volume end-use parts. Our partner, Materialise, designed a brilliant gadget for a no-hands door opener and shared the design files with the world. Anyone can now 3D print their own door opener to minimize the spreading of germs and viruses.
The updated report The current state of 3D printing in the Nordics & Baltics is out now. Learn about how 3D printing is used in this interesting region and understand the critical business factors companies rank before investing. PLM Group’s annual 3D printing survey is the only report that focuses on the Nordic and Baltic
Mattias Kristiansson 3D Printing Marketing Manager The Markforged Metal X brings cost and speed efficiencies to copper, making it easy to consistently create complex parts with high electrical and thermal conductivity. Markforged has the release of pure Copper for the Markforged Metal X system, making it the only reliable, affordable, and safe way to
It’s a fact that there are more challenges to getting started with metal 3D printing compared to plastic. To help you along the way, we have put together an FAQ to straighten out some of your question marks. How does metal 3D printing work? Are there different metal 3D printing technologies? What are the most
Uppsala based service bureau Eminus expanded business early this year with a brand-new HP MJF 540 3D printer, CEO Rickard Joyner wants to make prototyping fast and accessible. The way it should be. As of a few years back, Richard Joyner is head of hardware consulting at the tech consultancy firm Prevas in Uppsala. Over
In January this year, the Nordic logistics specialist PostNord installed their very first HP MJF 4200 3D printer. Together with PLM Group as a partner, the company is poised to disrupt supply chain and logistics operations by offering digital warehousing and local manufacturing. The 3D printing activities at PostNord still raise quite a few eyebrows.
Here at PLM Group, we have been working with 3D Systems, HP and Markforged for many years. As the adoption of 3D printing is increasing, there is a growing need for software solutions that help companies streamline the 3D printing processes. This is why we have now partnered with the Belgian software and engineering company
3D Systems has announced Figure 4 Jewelry – a specially designed and optimized 3D printing solution for the burgeoning 3D printed jewelry market. The market is expected to grow 26% over the next four years according to reports. Figure 4 Jewelry is the latest example of how 3D Systems optimizes its Figure 4 platform across hardware, software and materials to
In this article, we will walk you through the complete Markforged portfolio of 3D printing composites and fibers. What is the difference between chopped and continuous fibers? Fiber appears in 3D printed parts in two different formats, and it’s important to understand the distinction. Chopped fibers are less than a millimeter long and suspended in a