Corporate

Intrion robots are up to speed with Materialise's additive manufacturing

Solutions: Laser Sintering

Intrion is a leader in the realization of industrial automation solutions. Thanks to function integration in additive manufacturing they reduce the number of components.

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Corporate

Materialise OnSite helps Tupperware to save time and money

Tupperware uses prototypes to test their designs before they release their products in the market and counts on Materialise for that. When Tupperware orders prototypes with Materialise, they use Materialise OnSite, the online ordering system.

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Corporate

Iris Van Herpen’s “Hybrid Holism” Unveiled at Paris Fashion Week

Solutions: Stereolithography

Inspired by Philip Beesley’s “Hylozoic Ground” project, Iris Van Herpen teamed up with Materialise to create a 3D Printed dress evoking a “living” connection of human creations with natural systems.

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Corporate

Hats Off to a Unique Fashion Show at the Materialise World Conference

Solutions: i.materialise

After a day of listening to inspiring speakers, attendees at 2011's Materialise World Conference were treated to a unique fashion show, with a 3D Printed twist.

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Medical

King Tut Revealed through an Accurate 3D Replica

Solutions: Magics, Mimics Innovation Suite, Stereolithography

The enduring fascination of Tutankhamun is undeniable. Now thanks to the efforts of Gary Staabe and the Materialise team, we can finally see the King behind the famous mask with our own eyes!

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Medical

Striking the Right Note with a Well-Planned Radius Reconstruction

Solutions: Surgical Guides, SurgiCase

Conservative treatment for a double radius fracture left a 15-year-old boy with rotational difficulties but, thanks to a virtual surgical plan, his complex surgery was customized for a perfect repair.

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Corporate

Murray Moss, the V&A, and Materialise

Have you ever asked yourself, “Where have I been?” Renowned curator Murray Moss talks about how 3D Printing inspired his own answer to this question, and how it’s shaping his vision of the future.

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Manufacturing

How Personalization Has Changed the Hearing Aid Industry

Solutions: Magics

Today 99% of hearing aids are personalized to uniquely fit the wearer for a more comfortable fit. This example of mass customization was made through a partnership between Phonak, now part of Sonova, and Materialise. The duo created a solution with a better fit by digitizing a labor-intensive process by using custom software and 3D printing.

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Corporate

Providing Support When it is Needed Most

Solutions: e-stage, Rapid Prototyping, Stereolithography

Wisconsin prototype supplier Midwest Prototyping discovered that sometimes when the unexpected happens, it’s not only the right people, but also the right software, that you need to get you through.

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Corporate

RapidFit+ Bumper Measurement Fixture

Fast and accurate fixture to enable the measurement of a pre-production series of a front and rear bumper. The bumpers were already fully assembled and painted. The fixture needed to simulate the car body which the bumper would be fastened to, therefore the real guiderails had to be mounted to the fixture.

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Corporate

Anaplastology model presented by Jan De Cubber, CCE Zaventem, Belgium

For the patient in this case, recurring bouts of cancer led doctors to remove an area of his face that included his right eye, cheek bone, and upper jaw. This left the patient with a severe deformity that had serious consequences for his quality of life. Conventional treatment for this rare case did not exist.

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Corporate

Surgical Planning Software Plays a Key Role in Mandible Reconstruction

Solutions: SurgiCase

A patient of Dr. Buchbinder and Dr. Urken was diagnosed with a large tumor of the lower jaw. The resection of the ameloblastoma had to be approached very carefully. Both surgeons wanted the best possible preparation for this complex surgery, so they decided to plan it virtually.

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