Posts in category: ‘GrabCAD Shop’

3D Printing Shop Managers: Pain Points of the Job and The Solution

3D Printing Shop Managers: Pain Points of the Job and The SolutionThe buzz of your alarm begins to sound and your mind is immediately transported to the office or makerspace. It’s only 7am and you’re already dreading the constant influx of emails and additional tasks that crop up throughout the day.

Sound familiar?

As a shop manager in the additive manufacturing space, there is a lot of pressure on you as a leader and often a great deal of difficulty comes from shop orders not being managed in the most efficient way possible.
Read the rest of this entry »

3D Printers Could Be Coming to a Library Near You

3D Printers in Public LibrariesPublic libraries have always been the place where you can go to borrow books, CDs, DVDs, and magazines. And in recent years, it’s now where you can go for 3D printing services.

"Libraries represent the public on-ramp to the world of 3D printing and design,” said Dan Lee, chair of the Advisory Committee for the American Library Association’s (ALA) Office for Information Technology Policy (OITP).
Read the rest of this entry »

3D Printing in the Education Sector

The purpose of software is to help people.

College ClassroomA statement from an author and principal staff software engineer at LinkedIn. A simple quote, sure, but advanced technology is all about making complex processes easier, faster, increasingly accessible and more widely available.

In the education sector specifically, we are seeing a plethora of new technologies - particularly in STEM, but also in subject areas such as design, biology, history and geography.
Read the rest of this entry »

Introducing GrabCAD Shop: The New Work Order Management Solution from Stratasys

Today, we are excited to announce that Stratasys is introducing a new web-based work order management solution for 3D printing shops: GrabCAD Shop.

GrabCAD Shop simplifies the 3D Printing Shop workflow for engineers, designers, and shop operators. In fact, it is the only work order management solution designed for 3D printing shops.
Read the rest of this entry »