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The Current State of 3D Printing and Its Future Value The Current State of 3D Printing and Its Future Value
Compiled by ConnectPress This paper looks at how automotive, aerospace and AEC industries are utilizing 3D printing, along with ConnectPress member results from our survey.
Wondering How to Get Started with the IIoT? Wondering How to Get Started with the IIoT?
By Jordan Reynolds, Kalypso Jordan Reynolds of Kalypso says industrial business leaders should take a structured three-part approach to evaluating their IIoT investments.
ANSYS in ACTION: Pressure Drop Through a Valve ANSYS in ACTION: Pressure Drop Through a Valve
By ANSYS Watch this on-demand webinar to see how simulation from ANSYS can help make simulations for valve selection easy and straightforward in just 20 min.
ANSYS in ACTION: Evaluating Bolted Connections & Tightening ANSYS in ACTION: Evaluating Bolted Connections & Tightening
By ANSYS Simulating bolted connections enables you to accurately determine the structural performance before you invest time and money in physical prototypes.
Webinar: GE Digital and Dell Discuss Connected Products Webinar: GE Digital and Dell Discuss Connected Products
By Dell Watch this on-demand webinar to learn about using industrial embedded PCs to collect IoT data, and tools for connecting data sources to analytics.
Part Quality, Print Speed & Simplicity Matter in 3D Printing Part Quality, Print Speed & Simplicity Matter in 3D Printing
By 3D Systems Watch this webinar to learn why three buying criteria are critical considerations when evaluating a professional 3D printer for concept modeling and design.
Bentley Acknowledges Customer Success & Partners at YII Bentley Acknowledges Customer Success & Partners at YII
By Rita Stange, ConnectPress Managing Editor At this year's Year in Infrastructure Bentley announced technology advances with Topcon, Microsoft and ComplyPro, and announced Be Inspired winners.
Our Top Be Inspired Project Picks from YII Our Top Be Inspired Project Picks from YII
By Rita Stange, ConnectPress Editor Get a glimpse of some of the outstanding projects from Bentley's Year in Infrastructure, including Morphosis, Black & Veatch and more!
Greenbuild 2016: Designing and Living Like You Give a Damn  Greenbuild 2016: Designing and Living Like You Give a Damn
By Rita Stange, ConnectPress Managing Editor It was an epic Greenbuild 2016 with this being USGBC co-founder Rick Fredrizzi's last as CEO. Here's a look at the innovations and inspiration.
Comparing Aerial Photogrammetry and 3D Laser Scanning Comparing Aerial Photogrammetry and 3D Laser Scanning
By Bentley Systems This article compares outcomes when capturing and processing various scenes using ContextCapture software and laser scanner-generated point clouds.
Join the Discussion on the Present and Future of MDO Join the Discussion on the Present and Future of MDO
By ESTECO Bringing together simulation data, expertise and technology within the PLM system is key in Multidisciplinary Design Optimization (MDO).
The Next Step in Meeting BIM Level 2 in the UK The Next Step in Meeting BIM Level 2 in the UK
By Aidan Mercer and Antony Oliver, Bentley Systems This October is the deadline for UK public bodies to supplement BIM Level 2 compliance built into Employers Information Requirements. Is it possible?
Trends in 3D Scan-to-Print and How to Choose Solutions Trends in 3D Scan-to-Print and How to Choose Solutions
By Mcor Technologies Mcor Technologies discusses the rapid shift in 3D scan-to-print applications, examples of industry-use and how to choose 3D scanners and 3D printers.
6 Ways to Increase Your Productivity in 5 Minutes a Day 6 Ways to Increase Your Productivity in 5 Minutes a Day
By Tony Glocker, SolidProfessor SolidProfessor's CEO, Tony Glockler, hashes out six tips on how to increase engineering productivity by following these guidelines.
Design, Modeling, and Analysis are Key in Bridge Projects Design, Modeling, and Analysis are Key in Bridge Projects
By Barbara Day, Bentley Systems This paper looks at challenges in bridge design, advantages of 3D modeling software like Bentley OpenBridge Modeler and the future of bridge design.
Surell Consulting Offers Easy Access to Spatial Data Sources Surell Consulting Offers Easy Access to Spatial Data Sources
By Samantha Uliano, ConnectPress Editor Microstation FDO Reader enables small businesses to read spatial data from a variety of sources directly from MicroStation.
3D Printing Goes Boom-Literally 3D Printing Goes Boom-Literally
Compiled by ConnectPress This Spotlight highlights advances in additive manufacturing, including how LANL is 3D printing explosives, the latest materials and 3D printers.


A 3D Electronic-Printer 5000x More Conductive Than Others
By Sam Uliano, ConnectPress Editor The Voxel8 3D printer and Autodesk ProjectWire bring this creation of the Lewis Lab to the forefront of multimaterial 3D printers.
Benchmarking the @Xi MTower PCIe Workstation Benchmarking the @Xi MTower PCIe Workstation
By John Myers, ConnectPress Editor We benchmarked @Xi's Mtower PCIe and tested out the differences between 3 NVIDIA graphics cards, including the M2000, M4000 and M5000.
See Who Caught Our Attention at RAPID 2016 See Who Caught Our Attention at RAPID 2016
By Sam Uliano, ConnectPress Editor RAPID 2016 in Orlando, Florida this past week brought out the best and brightest in additive and subtractive manufacturing.
Opening Thoughts on RAPID 2016 and PLM World 2016 Opening Thoughts on RAPID 2016 and PLM World 2016
By Dan Raker, ConnectPress President One of the key points mentioned at both conferences was additive processes will outweigh subtractive methods within the next decade.
Why You've Not Heard of the World's Leading 3D Printing Co.? Why You've Not Heard of the World's Leading 3D Printing Co.?
By Dan Raker, ConnectPress Publisher XYZprinting leads worldwide shipments of 3D printers with an astonishing 31% of the global market, so why haven't you heard of them?
RAPID 2016 Preview -- Keynotes and More RAPID 2016 Preview -- Keynotes and More
By Sam Uliano, ConnectPress Editor ConnectPress subscribers can get 10% off Rapid 2016 admission when they register for RAPID 2016. Details within.
LumenRT is Helping Firms Win Projects LumenRT is Helping Firms Win Projects
By Sam Uliano, ConnectPress Editor Making visualization technology accessible to every AEC professional required blending the power of Hollywood with the ease-of-use of video games.