As terms like “cryptocurrency” and “The Internet of Things” make their way into the lexicon, and Bloomberg issues daily reports on soaring/crashing “Bitcoin” share prices, we forget what a novel concept 3D Printing was just a few years ago and may still be for many.Yet 3D Printing is how businesses and manufacturers in the lower Hudson Valley are discovering they can quickly prototype their designs...

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  3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing Additive manufacturing is a leading edge production technique that has been disrupting and revolutionizing the manufacturing industry for the last decade.The disruption continues.To the layperson, the terminology can be confusing, but you should know that additive manufacturing and 3D printing are mostly the same things!They both use CAD programs to create a prototype. This prototype is then printed using the material...

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 Haverstraw, N.Y.SUNY Rockland has announced several new programs identified as a part of their Middle Skills Academy. The 3D Lab at Haverstraw will host one of the programs,  a new CAD and 3D Skills Course which will be taught at TSEC's 3D SMARTT Lab.The 3D SMARTT Lab features a number of printers including the Stratasys j750, a powerhouse of technology that is being used at...

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