#3D Printing

RTA to build 762 bus shelters in Dubai by 2025

RTA to construct 762 bus shelters in key Dubai areas by 2025

The transport authority is exploring the use of 3D printing technology in the construction of some shelters on a trial base

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Dubai launches world’s first 3D printing certification for construction sector

The certification will help streamline procedures and improve the quality of 3D printing concrete mixes used in factories licensed and operating in Dubai


Apple tests using 3D printers to make devices in major manufacturing shift

The new approach has the potential to streamline Apple’s supply chain and kick off a broader shift


DEWA’s R&D Centre files new patent in 3D printing

DEWA uses 3D printers to produce prototypes and spare parts for its generation, transmission and distribution divisions

Dubai issues first construction licence for 3D-printed villa Image Dubai Media Office

Dubai issues first construction licence for 3D-printed villa

The villa is expected to be completed by October and will be built entirely from locally sourced concrete

Technologies underpinning sustainability in the GCC's construction industry

Technologies underpinning sustainability in the GCC’s construction industry

The UAE is committed to achieving net-zero emissions by 2050 and the construction sector is a vital part of this strategy

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Saudi Arabia’s Dar Al Arkan completes first 3D printed villa at Shams Al Riyadh

Unlike traditional home-building methods, 3DCP cuts the construction time by more than half, is more flexible and requires less manpower since it takes only three workers to build one house

Here’s how 3D printing is revolutionising healthcare

With patient specific 3D solutions, clinicians can plan personalised treatment, with access to a 3D visualisation of an individual’s anatomy

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How 3D printing is transforming the manufacturing industry

3D printing is impacting manufacturers and what to expect in the future

What does 3D printing offer to people of determination?

Customised prosthetics can be made quickly and cheaply using 3D printing technology

Can your startup be part of the space race?

By 2040, space exploration is estimated to become a $1 trillion industry


Sheikh Mohammed issues decree regulating 3D printing in construction sector in Dubai

Dubai Municipality is tasked with overseeing the implementation of the new decree

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Research team at UAE’s Khalifa University manufacture reusable 3D-printed facemasks

A prototype has been printed and assessments will be performed on it before it receives the necessary approvals

Dubai-based 3D printing start-up Immensa to expand to Saudi Arabia, US

Amid Covid-19 pandemic, Immensa remobilised to produce more than 20,000 3D printed face shields per week

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Sheikh Hamdan launches 3D Printing Strategic Alliance in Dubai

He also called for the establishment of a specialised zone within Dubai dedicated to 3D printing entities

Etihad Airways 3D printed face shields PPE

Video: Etihad manufactures 3D-printed face shields for UAE’s healthcare workers

The shields are made from 100 per cent recycled materials