Category Archives: AMTech Update

India’s first additive manufacturing industry report launched

The India AM Report has been conceptualised to provide a credible reference point for the manufacturing industry and international companies, looking to invest in the Indian additive manufacturing landscape. This 1st edition of the India AM Report maps the growing Indian additive manufacturing industry. The India AM Report 2019 is based on in-depth understanding of […]

Supreme Industries Speeds the Development Cycle with 3D Printing

Founded in 1942, Supreme Industries Limited (Supreme) is a leader in India’s plastics industry. The company handles a volume of over 320,000 tons of polymers annually, which makes it the country’s largest plastic processor. Supreme offers a wide range of plastic products with a variety of applications in molded furniture, storage and material handling products, […]

Zortrax 3D prints parts for Polish electric motorbike Falectra

Zortrax, a Polish 3D printer and materials manufacturer, has prototyped numerous parts for Falectra, the first Polish electric motorbike brand. Using the manufacturer’s Layer Plastic Deposition (LPD) 3D printers and Z-ULTRAT filaments, Falectra has managed to create a fully-functional prototype within its tight budget. Both economical and green, Falectra’s electric motorbike aims to reduce traffic congestion and pollution. It features a zero-emission engine, […]

Additive Manufacturing Education Part – 1: Introduction

Introduction to Additive Manufacturing Education Additive manufacturing (AM) is a set of processes by which physical objects are made from digital files generated by computer-aided design software. The term encompasses seven different technologies such as powder bed fusion, material jetting, directed energy deposition, binder jetting, vat photo polymerization, material extrusion and sheet lamination. These technologies […]

AMTech Outreach Programs to Promote Additive Manufacturing

Outreach Bengaluru 2 Aug 2019

2018 has been positive for the Additive Manufacturing industry in India, which is also evidenced by its growth and validation from the mainstream manufacturing industry. Additive Manufacturing is moving from a phase of awareness to adoption and the end user industry is looking for application specific solutions. To address this requirement, Indian 3D Printing Network, […]

Why Additive Manufacturing For The Aerospace Industry?

The aerospace industry has witnessed many changes in technologies aimed at light products, high quality products, reduced cycle times and the reduction of bottlenecks in the supply chain. 3D printing has been at the forefront of these promising technologies. The two main advantages being finance and applications. The process also has ecological attributes and effectively […]

Topology Optimized Design of Automotive Steering Bracket by Wipro 3D

In the highly competitive Auto industry, speed to market, high strength to weight ratios and fuel efficiency are some of the considerations that constantly drive engineers and designers. Additive Manufacturing (AM) aligns with the needs of the automotive industry, driving advances in vehicle design. In the automotive industry, additive manufacturing has become a high priority, […]

NAMIC joins AMTech 2019 as Association Partner

National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Cluster (NAMIC) Singapore will be collaborating as Association Partner in AMTech Expo 2019. This is the first step taken by both Indian 3D Printing Network (I3DPn) and NAMIC to foster international networking opportunities between the Additive Manufacturing ecosystem in India and Singapore. AMTech organized by I3DPn will be held at the […]

Impact of 3D Printing on the Jewellery industry

In recent years, 3D printing has developed significantly and can now perform crucial roles in many applications, with the most important being manufacturing, medicine, architecture, custom art and design. The current growth of 3D printing — also known as additive manufacturing — is due to the development of customized parts, prototyping, product designing, and concept modeling, the technology is […]

Design better and faster with Rapid Prototyping

Rapid Prototyping (RP) technology has been developing rapidly in the past ten years. It has emerged as the quick process to create products using 3D printing or additive manufacturing technology. This technology significantly improves the present prototyping practices in industry. By realizing the potential of Rapid Prototyping for prototyping applications, a large number of processes […]