As 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 launches National 3D Challenge for Canada’s students Published
Two major announcements highlight Canada Makes Forum Published
Canada Makes at Formnext Published
Canada Makes announces 1000 users from around the World for its Metal Additive Guide Published
Precision ADM Receives ISO13485 Medical Device Certification Published
AP&C unveils new state-of-the-art additive manufacturing facility in Saint-Eustache Published
Quebec to Open Its First Medical 3D Printing Centre Published
ICTC Releases Additive Manufacturing: The Impending Talent Paradigm Published
Burloak Advances Heat Exchanger Technology Published
Taking the Lead in Additive Manufacturing conference: A great success Published
UNB Launches Marine Additive Manufacturing Centre of Excellence Published
Design for additive manufacturing: Guidelines & case studies for metal AM Published
State-of-the-art equipment for innovative AM research at McGill University Published
Canada Makes, Edmit & MDA team up for innovative space application parts Published
Canada Makes releases the Metal Additive Design Guide Published
Burloak Technologies purchased by Samuel Son & Co. Published
Over $32 million investment by GoC for the University of Waterloo Published
Burloak announces two new Renishaw AM400s and Invar 36 as a standard material Published
SONAMI receives $7.3 million to promote advanced manufacturing and 3D printing Published
Best wishes for the coming new year!