What Is It Like to Work at Materialise as a Software or Research Engineer?

Elizabeth Boorman
June 24, 2014

Materialise is looking for software and research engineers! Could you fill one of these positions? An integral part of 3D Printing is having good software. Materialise prides itself on its products like Magics, Mimics and 3-matic and is always improving on these products. If you are a software engineer or application developer, and particularly enjoy developing in C++, you may be interested in a career at Materialise.

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Meanwhile, at RAPID…

Abbey Delaney
June 20, 2014

The most exciting show for the Materialise USA software team is RAPID.  This 25-year-old show is known as the authority when it comes to 3D Printing, scanning and Additive Manufacturing.  And lucky for us, this year it was in Detroit, which is only about a 30 minute drive from our office.

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Book by 3D Print Sculpture Artist Nick Ervinck Hits the Shelves

Pieter Vos
June 19, 2014

Nick Ervinck’s art can be seen all around Belgium. If you’ve passed through Roeselare, you might have seen his artwork on the side of the Maselis grain factory. If you live in Leuven, you may have seen his exhibition at the M Museum. While walking on the beach, you might have passed by some of his sculptures in Bredene.

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Creating a Better and Healthier Benin

Elizabeth Boorman
June 17, 2014

Materialise’s mission is to “create a better and healthier world”. While its mission can be seen in such ways as 3D Printing surgical guides and customized hearing aids, it can also be seen in other ways such as supporting projects in Benin.

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Slot Cars Racing at RAPID in Detroit

Charlotte Delaere
June 13, 2014

I’ve arrived safe and sound in Detroit, Motor City, Michigan. But what I hear tonight was not the rev of an engine, but rather the sound of 3D-printed cars passing through slots on a race track. Yes, I came to see the Slot Car Championship at RAPID 2014.

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i.materialise Fans Met Up at Materialise’s Headquarters

Yui Takahara
June 11, 2014

The sunny Friday afternoon of June 6th was the perfect setting for a casual gathering of our 3D Printing fans! Since i.materalise is an online 3D printing service provider, we don’t get to see our customers, 3D Printing enthusiasts, makers and designers in person everyday; that is why we’re particularly excited every time we host a meet-up. Feeling your passion for 3D Printing is definitely what motivates us to achieve excellence in our service. A big thank you goes out to all the attendees who visited our headquarters!

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Materialise Meets the Classroom: Explaining 3D Printing to My Son’s Class

Lieve Boeykens
June 06, 2014

What do you do when you love your work and have a Friday afternoon off? Right, you invite the class of your 10-year-old son and explain 3D Printing to them. Momentarily, they are learning all about topics under the theme “building”, so the timing was perfect.

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A Spotlight on a 3D Printing Factory: 10 Years in the Czech Republic

Charlotte Delaere
June 02, 2014

Materialise in the Czech Republic celebrated its 10 year anniversary since it first opened its doors in 2004 as a 3D Printing factory.  

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The Making of the Slot Car Video

Charlotte Delaere
May 30, 2014

Not everyone is so lucky to spend a work day racing slot cars. Fortunately, in April I got the chance to with my colleagues Bert and our MulitMediaMan Paolo.

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Additive Manufacturing Summit Discusses 3D Printing Metal

Elizabeth Boorman
May 27, 2014

3D Printing metal has so many possible applications that it is difficult to keep up with the growing field. I’ve previously written a blog entry about titanium medical implants, but other applications include components for the automotive and aerospace industries, designer goods, and the list goes on…

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