Category: Additive Manufacturing

25 May 2017
Markforged 3D Printer

Markforged Wins Enterprise 3D Printer of the Year

Congratulations to our partners at Markforged for being named the Enterprise 3D Printer of the Year by the 3D Printing Industry.

Markforged 3D PrinterAdaptive is proud to be partnered with Markforged as their VAR and feature their award-winning 3D printers.

3D Printing Industry received more than 4,000 nominations for the awards with Markforged coming out on top for Enterprise Printer of the Year.

“At Markforged, our core mission remains to provide significant bottom-line results for our customers through strong parts that withstand challenging environments and to ultimately provide bottom-line results for our customers. In just one year, our Mark Two has become the de facto workhorse printer for professionals who want to quickly, cost-effectively print tools and functional parts,” said Greg Mark, CEO, Markforged. “It’s an honor to be recognized by the 3D printing community.”

Read the full release here.

The Markforged line offers the only 3D printers that embed continuous fiber into printed carbon and nylon for an end-use composite part with the strength of metal. Adaptive offers entry-level desktop printers and industrial-size 3D printers.

Create strong, production-ready parts right off the printer and get products to market faster with 3D printing capabilities.

In addition to offering the printers themselves, Adaptive also offers advanced 3D printing services that are precision built to your specifications to support reverse engineering, prototyping, and on-the-fly replacement parts applications. Learn more about our Markforged 3D printers and our services.

10 May 2017
Additive Manufacturing

Learn Why You Need 3D Printing to Optimize Your Additive Manufacturing Process – May 25th Webinar


Markforged is transforming manufacturing by delivering 3D printing that produces high-quality, industrial-strength parts that are ready for Additive Manufacturingproduction. Join us for a webinar introducing Markforged and its portfolio of industrial strength printers. This webinar will:

  1. Show why 3D printers are crucial to manufacturing workflows
  2. Explore Markforged composite 3D printers as well as their new metal 3D printer
  3. Share Customer Success examples showcasing the magnitude of time and money saved by 3D printing
  4. Review financing options so you can get your printer now vs. later

See how 3D Printing can expedite your manufacturing process by creating the durable parts you need in house – not waiting for weeks for the part to come in from a third party.

Watch a demo of just how easy it will be to incorporate 3D printing into your workflow.

Register for the webinar today.

20 Mar 2017

First Annual Adaptive Customer Conference, May 22-23, Lake Geneva, WI

Join us for our First Annual Customer Event!

The Digital to Physical Product Lifecycle Conference

Join Adaptive at its first Annual Customer Conference where you’ll learn about the latest advancements and business applications for product lifecycle management, additive manufacturing, and metrology. Participate in detailed product sessions on everything from our digital to physical product portfolio including 3DEXPERIENCE, ENOVIA, CATIA, SIMULIA, Markforged 3D printers, and Creaform 3D Laser Scanning Systems.

Attendees will:

Learn about how PLM is being used by other organizations
Discover how Additive Manufacturing can accelerate production
Meet first article inspection compliance for PPAP and AS9102

Agenda Highlights:

  • CIMdata “State of PLM” Keynote with Stan Przybylinski

  • Adaptive “Digital to Physical” Overview Powered by 3DEXPERIENCE

  • Customer Success Stories

  • Designing for Multiple Product Variants and Market Needs

  • Managing Simulation Data and Processes for Design Validation

  • Design Optimization for Additive Manufacturing

  • Closed Loop Quality Management and Metrology

16 Mar 2017

Join us 4/18: Additive Manufacturing Workshop at NIAR in Wichita


Join us for an Additive Manufacturing Workshop for Aerospace Suppliers

National Institute for Aviation Research (NIAR)
Wichita, KS

April 18, 2018
8:00 am – 2:00 pm

The workshop will feature:

•The new CATIA for Additive Manufacturing by Dassault Systèmes
•Portable Metrology Solutions for Inspection – to augment CMM-based inspection
•Introducing Additive Manufacturing Solutions by Markforged

At the workshop, we will introduce a new product from Dassault Systèmes for Additive Manufacturing. We will have new products from Markforged to 3D Print Carbon Fiber composite parts, and now a new Metal Printer!

Check out the agenda here

Need another reason to go?

If your CMM is becoming a bottleneck in your organization due to speed and throughput, join us to learn about alternative inspection solutions to improve throughput.

Co-Sponsored by Wichita State University’s National Institute for Aviation Research

This event, co-sponsored by Wichita State University’s National Institute for Aviation Research, is intended to update you on new technologies that can reduce manufacturing and QA bottlenecks and explore additive manufacturing technologies.

We will be showcasing the latest technology in 3D Scanning and demonstrate the latest technology in 3D Scanning and Probing from Creaform. In addition, there will be a special presentation on CATIA for Additive Manufacturing from Dassault Systèmes.

The Q&A session will focus on how to improve your program to better serve Additive Manufacturer needs.

07 Mar 2017

Advanced Design & Manufacturing Cleveland

Join us in Cleveland March 29-30 for the Advanced Design & Manufacturing conference in the Huntington Convention Center.


We’ll be exhibiting at booth 1148 so drop by and say hello.


The first ADM Cleveland will feature additive manufacturing, inspection and metrology content for engineers and executives. You’ll see the latest solutions for any point in the product development process, it will offer cutting-edge technologies, networking events, and educational opportunities within robotics, automation, plastics, packaging, and design technology within key industry verticals such as automotive, medtech, and aerospace.

The keynote will feature Tesla co-founder and CTO JB Straubel who will discuss the disruptive shifts that electric vehicles, solar power, and battery energy storage are bringing to the design and manufacturing sector — as well as the rapid growth they’ll deliver.

Other highlights of the conference include:

  • Medical Device Regulation – Hot Topics and Trends
  • How X-Men’s Wolverine Inspired Us to Develop a Self-Healing Material for Robots and Electronic Devices
  • Manufacturing Design Considerations for Metal Additive Manufacturing: Medical Implants and Beyond
  • More Than Prototyping: Additive Manufacturing’s Role in Industry 4.0
  • Machine Data Analytics in Smart Manufacturing
  • Rapid Prototyping & Manufacturing Using Big Area Additive Manufacturing (BAAM) For Automotive Applications

Learn more about the event and register.