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Disney develops plush toy 3D printer

Thursday, May 14th, 2015 | Permalink

3D printing is coming to the soft toy arena with a development at Disney Research Pittsburgh. A paper presented at the Association for Computing Machinery’s CHI conference in Seoul, Korea, in April described  a new type of 3D printer that can form precise, but soft and deformable 3D objects from layers of off-the-shelf fabric. The printer fabricates soft objects and provides support for interactivity including touch sensing and wireless power. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  3D printing read more

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Dow wins award for PacXpert flexible packaging technology

Thursday, February 19th, 2015 | Permalink

During the biennial PlastIndia International Exhibition & Conference recently held in Gujarat, India, Dow Packaging and Specialty Plastics received the Best Innovative Finished Product/Process (International) award at the 7th Edition of the Plasticon Awards competition. Dow won this award for its technologically advanced solution – PacXpert flexible packaging technology, which was recently featured at PlastIndia 2015. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  materials read more

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Global vehicle sales set to grow in 2015

Friday, February 6th, 2015 | Permalink

Auto industry watcher IHS Automotive (Southfield, MI)forecasts global automotive sales for 2015 to reach 88.6 million vehicles, an increase of 2.4 percent over 2014, continuing an unbroken five-year run of sales recovery and growth from the low point set in the depth of the recession in 2009. However, a slowdown is being signaled with just two of the high-potential BRIC markets likely to see increased sales this year. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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Dow to bring PacXpert packaging technology to India

Thursday, February 5th, 2015 | Permalink

Dow’s Packaging and Specialty Plastics business plans to introduce in India its PacXpert packaging technology during PlastIndia 2015, located at Hall 14, Booth 14R-B2 at the Helipad Ground in Gandhinagar, Gujarat. The flexible packaging market in India has grown in recent years to become Asia’s third largest. The rising affluence and changing lifestyles of India’s middle class will continue to drive a stronger demand for packaging and plastics solutions that provide increased convenience and functionality. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  materials and additives read more

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Singapore university unveils Asia’s first 3D-printed concept car

Thursday, February 5th, 2015 | Permalink

Students from Singapore’s Nanyang Technological University (NTU) have built what may well be Asia’s first 3D-printed automobile. The solar-electric hybrid NTU Venture (NV) 8 will race in the Urban Concept category at this year’s Shell Eco-marathon Asia in the Philippines. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites read more

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