3D Printing News Posts Tagged as Additive Manufacturing

Stay up to date with the latest developments in additive manufacturing. Learn what's happening at R&D Technologies as well as the latest innovations in the additive industry.

A Brief History of 3D Printing

A Brief History of 3D Printing

Published 02/17/2021

3D Printing is undoubtedly one of the fastest growing industries in the world. In 2020 the industry’s estimated worth was $13.63 billion (up $2 billion from the previous year). In 2018 1.42 million individual 3D printers were sold throughout all different companies within the industry. According to Grand View Research, they estimate the industry will...

Are Trade Shows Dead?

Are Trade Shows Dead?

Published 02/08/2021

The manufacturing industry has always relied heavily on trade shows for continuous growth. The ability to share ideas, display new products, and cultivate new business relationships is invaluable for any industry; for the purposes of this article however, we will be looking specifically at manufacturing. The past year has proved difficult for everyone in some aspect...

A Look From The Outside: 3D Printing and FDM Technology

A Look From The Outside: 3D Printing and FDM Technology

Published 12/07/2020

As someone who has worked with 3D printers for five years now, I know that many people have little idea what it is. When I told someone, I work with 3D printers, they replied, “what kind of ink do you use?” In his defense, this sounds like a valid question if you don’t know much...

Additive Manufacturing Through the Eyes of a College Student

Additive Manufacturing Through the Eyes of a College Student

Published 11/30/2020

An intern at R&D Technologies and a mechanical engineering student at the University of Rhode Island shares his past experiences with 3D printing. With some 3D printing background already under his belt, Max Willet describes the different tiers of additive manufacturing and how R&D Technologies fits in to world of professional 3D printing. Learn more about what Max discovered during his time spent with the company...

Stratasys Sessions

Stratasys Sessions

Published 07/14/2020

The Stratasys Sessions is an ongoing series of learning tools designed to empower you and your business with the help of additive manufacturing. From different printing machines, material compositions and applications, to practical additive manufacturing solutions and real world testimonials, Stratasys helps you better understand the world of 3D printing and how it can fit...

3D Printing Riot Shields

3D Printing Riot Shields

Published 06/08/2020

Amidst all of the protests taking place, R&D Technologies continues to look for solutions through 3D printing. The Narragansett Police Department was facing sparse resources to deal effectively with the riots across Rhode Island state. R&D Technologies helped design and print a riot shield for the department in hopes of adding precaution and safety for...

COVID-19 Update

COVID-19 Update

Published 03/30/2020

Amidst All The Uncertainty, R&D Technologies Is Doing Its Best To Keep Business Flowing As Usual R&D Technologies is taking steps to prioritize the health and safety of our employees while ensuring uninterrupted 3D printing services for our valued customers. We will do our best to support you during these difficult times. Please feel free to...

Entrepreneurs and R&D Use Additive Manufacturing

Entrepreneurs and R&D Use Additive Manufacturing

Published 11/30/2019

Young Entrepreneurs and R&D Technologies Team Up to Use Additive Manufacturing to Create New Medical Device You don’t have to be a rocket scientist to know that 3D printing can deliver products to market faster and more economically. But it doesn’t hurt. Eli Kapas, Conor Cullinane and Matt Kane would seem to breathe that rarified air. With...