3D Printing

3D printed barracks

Courtesy Marine Corps

August 31, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Normally, it takes 10 Marines five days to build a traditional barracks out of wood.

August 29, 2018 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The Dubai Future Foundation recently announced the Dubai 3D Printing Strategy.

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In her talk at Accelerate Live! 2018, micro-buildings design expert Aeron Hodges, AIA, Senior Designer/Manager Stantec Architecture, explored the key drivers of the micro-buildings movement, and how the trend is spreading into a wide variety of building typologies. Photo: BD+C

June 24, 2018 | BD+C Staff

BD+C’s second annual Accelerate Live! AEC innovation conference (May 10, 2018, Chicago)...

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In this 15-minute talk at BD+C’s Accelerate Live! conference (May 10, 2018, Chicago), SOM’s Lucas Tr... read more
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In this 15-minute talk at BD+C’s Accelerate Live! conference (May 10, 2018, Chicago), AEC technophil... read more
Europe's first 3D printed building

Photo courtesy 3D Printhuset.

November 21, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Construction ran a few weeks behind schedule, but the 3D printing wasn’t to blame.

Close-up of a 3D printer

Pixabay Public Domain

August 08, 2017 | Peter Fabris, Contributing Editor

Additive Manufacturing Standardization Collective (AMSC) will develop industry-wide additive manu...

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Sean Parham, VP of Product Marketing and Management with Aditazz Photo: Adam Grubb

July 06, 2017 | BD+C Staff

BD+C’s inaugural AEC innovation conference, Accelerate Live! (May 11, Chicago), featured...

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Photo courtesy Dubai Media Office

June 14, 2017 | David Barista, Editorial Director

Dubai kicks off 3D-printing tech initiative with a novel office project.

Photo courtesy of CyBe Construction

June 14, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The building is a lab for research on drones and 3D printing technology.

June 13, 2017 |
Thornton Tomasetti’s Jonatan Schumacher presents the firm’s business model for developing, incubatin... read more

Rendering courtesy of Haseef Rafiei.

April 17, 2017 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The building is designed to print and dispense its own dwellings in vending machine-obsessed Toky...

To accommodate rises in its national stature and enrollment, UC Merced has embarked on an ambitious four-year expansion program that will add new academic, housing, and student-life facilities to its enlarged campus. Image: University of California, Merced

October 19, 2016 | John Caulfield, Senior Editor

Its growth strategy includes adding 1.2 million sf of space for teaching, housing, and research. ...

Photo: Vimeo

June 14, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The 3D concrete printing industry is expected to more than double in size within the next five ye...

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Dubai opens world’s first 3D-printed office

Photo: Government of Dubai

May 26, 2016 | Mike Chamernik, Associate Editor

The 2,690-sf structure took 17 days to print. City officials say the labor cost was only half as...

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Autodesk’s Project Escher prints large objects in fraction of the time

Photo: Autodesk, via Co.Design.

March 29, 2016 | Mike Chamernik, Associate Editor

By networking 3D printers and divvying up the work, the project creates big items 80% to 90% more...

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University of Tokyo students develop 3D-printing pen

Photo: Jun Shimadaa and Jan Vranovský, via Dezeen.

February 23, 2016 | Mike Chamernik, Associate Editor

The pen, which melts and strings together plastic filaments, can be used to make large-scale temp...

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Photo Courtesy of Microscape

February 11, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

Starting with Manhattan, the company hopes to expand to other cities, villages, and "suburban cul...

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Photo Credit: © Amalgamma

January 25, 2016 | David Malone, Associate Editor

The team's Fossilized project allows for structures that are more varied and volumetric than othe...

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