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The latest news from the fast-moving world of engineering design, including the latest innovations, applications and research information.


UK company prints six-minute visor

3DPrintUK has partnered with Arts University Bournemouth to manufacture face shields for front-line provision of PPE and has released it for everyone to use.





Stratasys launches new 3D printer

Stratasys has unveiled the new J55 3D Printer. At about a third the price of enterprise-class PolyJet printers, the J55 combines realism and productivity, including high fidelity and five ...



FATH to supply face masks

Aldershot-based industrial product manufacturer FATH Components Ltd is now able to supply premium quality face masks ex-stock from both its UK warehouse and German production and distribution ...




JLR to reopen plants

JLR has said that from May 18, manufacturing will resume in Solihull, West Midlands, and at its engine plant in Wolverhampton.


Rolls-Royce to work with GEIC

Following an open innovation call, Rolls-Royce has selected to work with The University of Manchester’s Graphene Engineering Innovation Centre (GEIC) and its Tier 1 partner, Versarien subsidiary, ...


Xtrac's innovation is rewarded

Vehicle transmission specialist Xtrac, whose energy-efficient gearbox designs are helping to influence radically different technology for future road cars, has received the Queen's Award for ...


Drive System Design triumphs again

British engineering specialist and three-time British Engineering Excellence Award winner Drive System Design (DSD) has been presented with The Queen’s Award for Enterprise in International Trade. ...


Aeristech wins Queen’s Award

British electric motor specialist Aeristech has been awarded a Queen’s Award for Enterprise in Innovation in recognition of its work to develop a series of increasingly advanced, high-speed electric ...


Oxford student wins Stratasys scholarship

Student wins free Stratasys FDM 3D Printer for The University of Oxford for a year, exposing more students to cutting-edge technology that will boost their learning and research


Paragon prints 5,000 face shields for NHS

Product development support company Paragon Rapid Technologies, with assistance from 3D printing technology innovators, RPS has completed 5,000 face shields for hospitals in the North East.


Cranfield University designs low-cost ventilators

A simple, low-cost Bag Valve Mask (BVM) ventilator to help critically-ill COVID-19 patients has been rapidly designed by experts at Cranfield University (UK) and built in Georgia Tech (USA) in a ...








Stratasys ramps up production of 3D printed PPE

Stratasys has announced a global mobilisation of the company’s 3D printing resources and expertise to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic, spanning its Stratasys, GrabCAD, Stratasys Direct ...


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3D printed PPE

Stratasys has announced a global mobilisation of the company’s 3D printing ...