Meet the Users of Materialise Magics: SOLIZE

Jonathan Cooper, Gakuto Ochi
October 20, 2021

Since 1990, Tokyo-based engineering company SOLIZE has supported product development from design and prototyping to production readiness. To learn more about Materialise's role in SOLIZE's AM business, we spoke to Head of AM System Sales Yoshihiro Nomura and Head of AM Service Bureau Tohru Ota.

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Knee Guides Precisely Execute Personalized TKA Alignment

Nele Daemen
October 01, 2021

Improving TKA procedures for patients: how personalized knee guides offer the required precision to execute any alignment philosophy while being a cost-effective and easily accessible technology.  

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How Automation Helped FEops Accelerate Structural Heart Planning

Karen De Leener, Jonathan Cooper
September 29, 2021

FEops has grown from a small academic spin-off to an internationally recognized team of almost 40, with its latest CE-marked structural heart planning service available in the EU, UK, Canada, and Australia. But such growth does not come without its challenges. We spoke with co-founder and CTO Peter Mortier to learn how the FEops team used automated tools within the Mimics Innovation Suite to meet these challenges.

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Inside the Shoes of Charlotte Purdue

Jonathan Cooper
September 28, 2021

British marathoner Charlotte Purdue is one of the biggest names in long-distance running and an avid user of phits orthotics. We sat down with her for a quick chat about her recent successes, future plans, and what her custom-made orthotics mean to her.

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How Phits Suite Brings More Efficiency into a Podiatrist’s Workflow: Q&A with Dr. Jenny Sanders

Iva Divic
September 13, 2021

How foot experts use Materialise Phits Suite for a more efficient, accurate, and flexible workflow 

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The Best Method to Capture Foot Anatomy? How Combining 2D and 3D Technology Help Create Better Orthotics

Iva Divic
August 19, 2021

You don't have to choose between 2D or 3D scanning. In this article, we analyze the strengths of each technology individually and why they are a perfect complementary tandem. 

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When 3D Printing and Solar Race Cars Meet

Cecilia Koshiikene
August 17, 2021

When 3D printing parts for a race car, you need not only printing expertise but also knowledge of complex design and ergonomics. That's why the Agoria Solar Team partnered with Materialise for engineering support and 3D printing to create a car that's fast and reliable. 

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Meet the Users of Materialise Magics: Zenith Tecnica

Jonathan Cooper, Lip Gang Chong
August 16, 2021

Founded in 2014, Zenith Tecnica is a New Zealand-based contract manufacturer that specializes in titanium 3D printing. Just seven years on, and they can definitely be considered leaders in their field. Seeing such incredible growth in such a short space of time made us very excited to talk to the team about the role that Materialise Magics has played in their journey so far. We sat down with Production Lead Kurt Schmidt for a quick conversation.

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Personalization at Scale: How Are We Going to Increase Adoption?

Brigitte de Vet
August 05, 2021

For 30 years, Materialise has championed the uptake of personalization in healthcare. But how are we going to increase adoption? Brigitte De Vet, VP of Materialise Medical, explains. 

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Why Enabling Technology Is Critical for Personalized Knee Alignment

Tais Casemiro Zago
August 02, 2021

Personalized alignment for TKA has grown in popularity in recent years, with the aim of improving outcomes for patients. In this article, we discuss why enabling technologies, such as 3D preoperative planning and surgical guides, are considered critical to the success of a personalized knee alignment. 

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