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Canada Makes year in review and season greetings

Canada Makes Season GreetingsAs 2017 comes to a close Canada Makes would like to thank its members for their support and wish them happy holidays and a merry Christmas. Canada’s Additive Manufacturing (AM) sector continued growing and garnering more interest this past year. Companies from diverse sectors are investigating how best to adopt and take advantage of the benefits AM offers. Innovative new ways of making things are happening, ensuring 2018 is a year full new and exciting AM applications.

Here is a recap of the past year’s major AM stories from across Canada. In reviewing the stories it is obvious that Canada’s additive manufacturing sector took a big step in building a world-class AM supply chain.

Canada Makes 3D Challenge
Canada Makes launches National 3D Challenge for Canada’s students Published
2017/11/30

 

Two major announcements highlight Canada Makes Forum Published
2017/11/23

Canada Makes at Formnext Published
2017/11/16

Canada Makes announces 1000 users from around the World for its Metal Additive Guide Published
2017/10/30 

Precision ADM Receives ISO13485 Medical Device Certification Published
2017/09/18

AP&C unveils new state-of-the-art additive manufacturing facility in Saint-Eustache Published
2017/09/12

Quebec to Open Its First Medical 3D Printing Centre Published
2017/07/03

ICTC Releases Additive Manufacturing: The Impending Talent Paradigm Published
2017/06/22

Burloak Advances Heat Exchanger Technology Published
2017/06/20

Taking the Lead in Additive Manufacturing conference: A great success Published
2017/06/01

UNB Launches Marine Additive Manufacturing Centre of Excellence Published
2017/05/25

Example for topology optimisation – skateboard axle mounting, manufactured with LBM (Source: Fraunhofer IWU) Design for additive manufacturing: Guidelines & case studies for metal AM

Design for additive manufacturing: Guidelines & case studies for metal AM Published
2017/05/17

State-of-the-art equipment for innovative AM research at McGill University Published
2017/05/09

Canada Makes, Edmit & MDA team up for innovative space application parts Published
2017/04/24

Canada Makes releases the Metal Additive Design Guide Published
2017/04/13

Calgary’s Cassidy Silbernagel repeats as winner of Design for Additive Manufacturing Challenge 2017 Published
2017/03/17

Burloak Technologies purchased by Samuel Son & Co. Published
2017/03/07

AMM partners with the UNB and CanmetMaterials for hybrid builds in additive manufacturing Published
2017/02/16

Over $32 million investment by GoC for the University of Waterloo Published
2017/01/12

Burloak announces two new Renishaw AM400s and Invar 36 as a standard material Published
2017/01/11

SONAMI receives $7.3 million to promote advanced manufacturing and 3D printing Published
2017/01/03

Best wishes for the coming new year!

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