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4D Printing:  The Next Level of  Low-Labor, Fast-Paced Additive Manufacturing

4D Printing: The Next Level of Low-Labor, Fast-Paced Additive Manufacturing

August 21, 2014 | Source: www.prnewswire.com

New analysis from Frost & Sullivan, Advances in 4D Printing, expects the aerospace, defense, automotive and healthcare industries to be the first to adopt 4D printing technology after its commercialization.

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| August 21, 2014 | 0 Comments
ABB Develops World’s Most Powerful Power Transmission Cable System

ABB Develops World’s Most Powerful Power Transmission Cable System

August 21, 2014 | Source: www.abb.com

ABB has declared a breakthrough in cable technology by launching the world’s most powerful underground and subsea power transmission cable system.

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| August 21, 2014 | 0 Comments
Opel 3D Prints Assembly Tools to Enhance Vehicle Manufacturing Process

Opel 3D Prints Assembly Tools to Enhance Vehicle Manufacturing Process

August 21, 2014 | Source: gmauthority.com

Opel engineers are increasingly turning to 3D printing in order to better their production process; about 40 3D printed assembly tools are currently being used in the production of the Opel Adam and its new stablemate, the upcoming Adam Rocks.

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| August 21, 2014 | 0 Comments
Researchers Develop New Automated Process for the Production of Rotor Blades

Researchers Develop New Automated Process for the Production of Rotor Blades

August 21, 2014 | Source: www.bine.info

A team from the University of Bremen has developed a manufacturing process for rotor blades, in order to improve the quality and simultaneously speed up production through automated process technology.

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| August 21, 2014 | 0 Comments
High-Tech Steel Pistons All Set To Revolutionize Passenger Car Diesel Technology

High-Tech Steel Pistons All Set To Revolutionize Passenger Car Diesel Technology

August 21, 2014 | Source: media.daimler.com

Mercedes-Benz has become the first global automaker to develop a new high-tech generation of super efficient steel pistons which will soon replace conventional aluminum pistons in diesel engines.

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| August 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

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