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12/02/2020

Advanced metal replacement webcast with EMS-GRIVORY

On Tuesday 31st March 2020, 11:00am BST Eureka! partners with EMS-GRIVORY to present a roundtable Webcast. Hosted by Eureka!’s editor, Paul Fanning, the panel includes Jane Hemmings, Robert Davies ...  Read More

27/01/2020

Sheffield scientists create 3D printed parts that can kill bacteria

Researchers from the University of Sheffield have, for the first time, manufactured 3D printed parts that show resistance to common bacteria. This could stop the spread of infections such as MRSA in ...  Read More

01/10/2019

Smash-proof, all-metal guitar set to rock EDS

Global engineering group Sandvik will showcase its cutting-edge 3D-printed stainless-steel guitar at the Engineering Design Show (EDS) in two weeks’ time, on 16 October 2019 in Coventry.  Read More

FeaturesRSS
04/11/2019

Tuneable bioplastics

Plastics pose a problem for the planet – from the fossil fuels used to produce them to the harmful chemicals released during their slow degradation. But plastic is so ubiquitous that giving it up ...  Read More

05/09/2019

MakerBot’s Method X brings real ABS 3D printing to manufacturing at a fraction of the cost

MakerBot has announced the launch of Method X, a manufacturing workstation engineered to challenge traditional manufacturing with real ABS (acrylonitrile butadiene styrene) material, a 100°C chamber, ...  Read More

03/09/2019

Engineering Materials Live: Too good to miss

Featuring top-level suppliers providing cutting-edge design and engineering solutions, Engineering Materials Live promises to make a visit more than worthwhile.  Read More

Videos
01/10/2019

EDS rocks!

Global engineering group Sandvik will showcase its cutting-edge 3D-printed stainless-steel guitar at the Engineering Design Show (EDS) in two weeks’ time, on 16 October 2019 in Coventry.  Watch Video

Suppliers
Goodfellow Cambridge Ltd
Huntingdon, PE29 6WR
Flowseal Ltd
Waterlooville, PO7 7HT
Rubbertech 2000 Ltd
Cinderford, GL14 3JA
Hallam Polymer Engineering Ltd
Dronfield, S18 2XR
Ellis Patents Ltd
Malton, YO17 8LA
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