Additive Manufacturing
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What is additive manufacturing

Commonly known as 3D printing – a definition which applies more to the consumers’ market related printers than to industrial applications – additive manufacturing (AM) is the official industry standard term for all applications of the technology. It is defined as the “process of joining materials to make objects from 3D model data, usually layer upon layer, as opposed to subtractive manufacturing methodologies.” (I)

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Additive manufacturing industry asks the EU to support research and education

June 16 2017 12:06 in Press releases, Cecimo Press releases, News, Additive Manufacturing

Brussels, 8 June 2017 - For the third consecutive year, CECIMO organized the “Additive Manufacturing European Conference” (AMEC) on 7 June 2017 in the European Parliament in Brussels (Belgium). The event was a great success, gathering more than a hundred participants among industry leaders and...[more]

European Additive Manufacturing Strategy

June 16 2017 11:34 in Publications, News, Additive Manufacturing

Registrations to AMEC III are open!

March 27 2017 16:24 in News, Additive Manufacturing

Following the success of the previous editions, CECIMO is organising the 3rd edition of “Additive Manufacturing European Conference” on the theme:“Boosting the competitiveness of the European industry by supporting the adoption of additive manufacturing”7 June 2017, from 14.00 to 18.00European...[more]