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The Technology House moves to larger Ohio location


December 22, 2014 1:22 pm ET

A need for more space is leading industrial manufacturing firm the Technology House Ltd. to move from Solon, Ohio, to nearby Streetsboro.

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3-D printer Fisher/Unitech acquired by New York firm


December 9, 2014 9:30 am ET

New York-based private equity firm Riverside Co. acquired 3-D printing supplier Fisher/Unitech Inc. last month.

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3D Systems buying Cimatron


November 24, 2014 1:46 pm ET

3D Systems Corp. is buying Cimatron Ltd., an Israel-based company that makes integrated computer-assisted design and manufacturing software, for $97 million.

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GE building $32 million advanced manufacturing center near Pittsburgh


November 14, 2014 1:33 pm ET

General Electric Co. is upping the role that additive manufacturing will play among its diverse businesses.

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Hy-Ten bringing in more sales, equipment, workers under new president


November 14, 2014 1:46 pm ET

Knowing all the aspects of custom molder Hy-Ten Plastics Inc.'s business has helped newly named President Cassandra McCullough build the company.

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Local Motors 3-D prints its second car even faster than the first


November 14, 2014 9:39 am ET

Local Motors, the company that 3-D printed and assembled a drivable car in just five days, is at it again — this time with one less day and with several more ambitious plans for 2015.

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Astronauts, 3-D printing and hoverboards? Sounds good


November 5, 2014 11:01 am ET

Buzz Aldrin may have been the second person to step on the moon, but he was definitely the first former moonwalker to ride a hoverboard.

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Hewlett-Packard jumping into the booming business of 3-D printing


October 30, 2014 2:26 pm ET

The world of 3-D printing has a new player — and it's a major name from the world of office printers: Hewlett-Packard Co.

3-D materials market expected to reach $650 million by 2019


October 28, 2014 10:11 am ET

Wellesley, Mass.-based BCC Research LLC forecasts the global market for advanced 3-D printing materials to grow to $650 million by 2019, at a five-year compound annual growth rate of 17.9 percent.

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Automakers globally using 3-D printing to speed production, prototyping


October 27, 2014 11:41 am ET

As the cost declines and capabilities improve, automakers and suppliers increasingly are relying on 3-D printing to shorten product development cycles, cut prototype costs, reduce mechanical failures and test new ways of raising fuel efficiency.

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