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A team of researchers from Purdue University teamed up with a young start-up to improve the way we are building offshore wind infrastructure, by developing a concrete mixture to use to 3D print anchors for wind turbines, traditionally manufactured by using finished steel.
In its newest collection the sportswear brand PUMA has found a way to reduce its water consumption during the production process up to 17% as well as the used chemicals significantly. And all that by implementing new technologies such as new dyeing procedures and digital printing.
Im Rahmen des WIR!-Bündnisses „GRAVOmer – Kompetenzregion mikrostrukturierter Funktionsoberflächen“ haben Unternehmen und Forschungseinrichtungen aus ganz Mitteldeutschland verschiedene Projekte entwickelt, die einen Beitrag zur CO2-Vermeidung, Müllreduzierung und dem Einsparen von Ressourcen leisten könnten.
The Durst Group is producing face masks out of the materials used in their printers' filtration system. They are planning to make their know-how available to interested print service providers worldwide, after providing their employees with the equipment.
A team of researchers from Australia has found a way to create nano-thin flexible touchscreens by using liquid metal chemistry and printing the ultra-thin and ultra-flexible electronic material directly onto their desired surfaces. With this new technique, touchscreens could be rolled out like newspapers in the future.
In unserer Reihe #PrintingProfessions präsentieren wir jeden Monat einen neuen Beruf aus der Druckindustrie und zeigen, wie die entsprechende Ausbildung aussieht. Dieses Mal geht es um die Ausbildung zur Fachkraft für Lagerlogistik.
Over the past few years, printers and suppliers have created major new products and services to adapt to the ever-changing print markets. For the drupa’s 3rd Spotlight Report, experts of our industry have come together to report on their efforts and share their experiences, stumbling blocks and successes.