|By Marketwired .||
|December 1, 2016 11:06 AM EST|
CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA--(Marketwired - December 01, 2016) - SmarTech Publishing has just released a new 160-page report showing where the money will be made through the 3D-printing composites. This report, "3D-Printed Composite Materials Markets - 2017: An Opportunity Analysis and Ten-Year Forecast," identifies and quantifies the commercial opportunities presented by implementation of fiber-reinforced composite and nanocomposite materials for 3D printing in major manufacturing sectors. According to the report, total revenues from 3D-printing composites will reach $580 million by 2026.
Further details of this report -- including a full Table of Contents and excerpts from the report can be found at: https://www.smartechpublishing.com/reports/3d-printed-composites-materials-markets-2017-an-opportunity-analysis-and-te
About the Report:
SmarTech Publishing is seeing growing interest and development activities around the use of composites within the 3D printing/additive manufacturing (3DP/AM) community. We believe that such developments are creating new revenue generation opportunities within the 3DP/AM sector as well as in the composites industry itself. 3D-printed composites offer the opportunity to grow the composites out of its current labor-intensive manufacturing processes for production of final parts in the automotive, aerospace, medical and consumer goods industries.
This new report provides estimates of the revenue potential from 3D-printing composites by examining both actual fabrication and notable R&D. Among the materials analyzed from a 3D printing perspective are continuous fiber composites, long-fiber composites, short fiber composites and nanocomposites. Powder bed fusion (PBF) technologies are already fairly established in the composites area, but new 3DP/AM technologies are also beginning to emerge in this area. This report also takes a look at the evolution of production grade 3D-printers.
Ten-year forecasts of 3D-printed composite activity are provided for each primary adoption segment (aerospace, automotive, medical, service bureau and other industries) with breakouts by type of printers, material types, and 3DP technologies. Both revenues ($ millions) and volumes (Kg) are forecasted.
In addition, this report provides an in-depth look at the product/market of the leading firms and startups that are now pursuing the composite AM opportunity. Leading companies in this space that are profiled in this report include: 3D Systems, 3DXTech, Arevo Labs, Black Magic 3D, Cincinnati Incorporated, Composite Manufacturing, DWS, DeltaMed, Advanc3D Materials, colorFabb, CRP Group, EnvisionTEC, EOS, Graphene Labs, HP, Prodways, Proto-pasta, Stratasys, and TreeDFilaments.
Today the use of composites in additive manufacturing is limited. But the upcoming launch of several new technologies able to implement both continuous fiber composites and aligned chopped fiber composites indicates that the industry is about to enter a new graph phase. SmarTech Publishing believes that AM is now viewed in the composites industry as way to streamline and automate manufacturing processes, without sacrificing the benefits offered by composites in terms of weight optimization and strength.
All of these developments, we believe, are positive for the future of 3D-printed composites. As a result, this report will be essential reading for marketing, business development and manufacturing managers to discover where the opportunities are in this evolving market.
From the Report:
Composite powders for powder-bed fusion technologies have been available for a decade and will remain important over the next ten years too. Even by 2026, glass fiber reinforced nylon powder for PBF applications will account for 34 percent of 3D-printed composites. Another 18 percent is expected to derive from shipments of carbon fiber.
SmarTech believes that sales of polymer PBF systems will continue to grow gradually until the end of 2017 and then begin a period of stronger expansion due to increasing use of such systems for "custom" work.
Extrusion-based systems for composites are expected to take off in 2022, however, and by that year the install base of extrusion composite systems will be trending up towards 4,000 systems, reaching more than 6,000 systems by 2026. This growth will occur despite the fact that 3D-printed composites in the automotive sector -- potentially the largest for adoption of composite AM manufacturing over the long term -- are expected to be confined to luxury, motorsports and custom, high-end production.
About SmarTech Publishing:
Since 2013 SmarTech Publishing has published reports on all the important revenue opportunities in the 3D printing/additive manufacturing sector and is considered the leading industry analyst firm providing coverage of this sector.
Our company has a client roster that includes the largest 3D printer firms, materials firms and investors. We have also published reports on most of the important revenue opportunities in the 3D printing sector including personal printers, low-volume manufacturing, 3D printing materials, medical/dental applications, aerospace, automotive, and other promising 3D market segments.
To Purchase this Report:
If interested in receiving a quote or to purchase this report, please email [email protected]
Image Available: http://www.marketwire.com/library/MwGo/2016/12/1/11G123922/Images/Composites_Graph-e0d6f6c37ed6ba6fae1e266f741d5892.jpg
Image Available: http://www.marketwire.com/library/MwGo/2016/12/1/11G123922/Images/Composites_Cover-087159e41766b983a150cf0f3fffc9a5.jpg
In his session at Cloud Expo, Robert Cohen, an economist and senior fellow at the Economic Strategy Institute, provideed economic scenarios that describe how the rapid adoption of software-defined everything including cloud services, SDDC and open networking will change GDP, industry growth, productivity and jobs. This session also included a drill down for several industries such as finance, social media, cloud service providers and pharmaceuticals.
Dec. 9, 2016 03:45 PM EST Reads: 553
"Dice has been around for the last 20 years. We have been helping tech professionals find new jobs and career opportunities," explained Manish Dixit, VP of Product and Engineering at Dice, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at 19th Cloud Expo, held November 1-3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
Dec. 9, 2016 03:30 PM EST Reads: 1,222
Extracting business value from Internet of Things (IoT) data doesn’t happen overnight. There are several requirements that must be satisfied, including IoT device enablement, data analysis, real-time detection of complex events and automated orchestration of actions. Unfortunately, too many companies fall short in achieving their business goals by implementing incomplete solutions or not focusing on tangible use cases. In his general session at @ThingsExpo, Dave McCarthy, Director of Products...
Dec. 9, 2016 03:15 PM EST Reads: 972
"ReadyTalk is an audio and web video conferencing provider. We've really come to embrace WebRTC as the platform for our future of technology," explained Dan Cunningham, CTO of ReadyTalk, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at WebRTC Summit at 19th Cloud Expo, held November 1-3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
Dec. 9, 2016 03:15 PM EST Reads: 849
Infrastructure is widely available, but who’s managing inbound/outbound traffic? Data is created, stored, and managed online – who is protecting it and how? In his session at 19th Cloud Expo, Jaeson Yoo, SVP of Business Development at Penta Security Systems Inc., discussed how to keep any and all infrastructure clean, safe, and efficient by monitoring and filtering all malicious HTTP/HTTPS traffic at the OSI Layer 7. Stop attacks and web intruders before they can enter your network.
Dec. 9, 2016 03:00 PM EST Reads: 343
@DevOpsSummit taking place June 6-8, 2017 at Javits Center, New York City, is co-located with the 20th International Cloud Expo and will feature technical sessions from a rock star conference faculty and the leading industry players in the world. @DevOpsSummit at Cloud Expo New York Call for Papers is now open.
Dec. 9, 2016 03:00 PM EST Reads: 2,004
The many IoT deployments around the world are busy integrating smart devices and sensors into their enterprise IT infrastructures. Yet all of this technology – and there are an amazing number of choices – is of no use without the software to gather, communicate, and analyze the new data flows. Without software, there is no IT. In this power panel at @ThingsExpo, moderated by Conference Chair Roger Strukhoff, Dave McCarthy, Director of Products at Bsquare Corporation; Alan Williamson, Principal...
Dec. 9, 2016 02:45 PM EST Reads: 616
Businesses and business units of all sizes can benefit from cloud computing, but many don't want the cost, performance and security concerns of public cloud nor the complexity of building their own private clouds. Today, some cloud vendors are using artificial intelligence (AI) to simplify cloud deployment and management. In his session at 20th Cloud Expo, Ajay Gulati, Co-founder and CEO of ZeroStack, will discuss how AI can simplify cloud operations. He will cover the following topics: why clou...
Dec. 9, 2016 02:45 PM EST Reads: 1,031
Video experiences should be unique and exciting! But that doesn’t mean you need to patch all the pieces yourself. Users demand rich and engaging experiences and new ways to connect with you. But creating robust video applications at scale can be complicated, time-consuming and expensive. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Zohar Babin, Vice President of Platform, Ecosystem and Community at Kaltura, discussed how VPaaS enables you to move fast, creating scalable video experiences that reach your aud...
Dec. 9, 2016 02:42 PM EST Reads: 167
Cloud Expo, Inc. has announced today that Andi Mann returns to 'DevOps at Cloud Expo 2017' as Conference Chair The @DevOpsSummit at Cloud Expo will take place on June 6-8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. "DevOps is set to be one of the most profound disruptions to hit IT in decades," said Andi Mann. "It is a natural extension of cloud computing, and I have seen both firsthand and in independent research the fantastic results DevOps delivers. So I am excited to help the great t...
Dec. 9, 2016 02:30 PM EST Reads: 786
Rapid innovation, changing business landscapes, and new IT demands force businesses to make changes quickly. In the eyes of many, containers are at the brink of becoming a pervasive technology in enterprise IT to accelerate application delivery. In this presentation, attendees learned about the: The transformation of IT to a DevOps, microservices, and container-based architecture What are containers and how DevOps practices can operate in a container-based environment A demonstration of how ...
Dec. 9, 2016 02:30 PM EST Reads: 1,257
"At ROHA we develop an app called Catcha. It was developed after we spent a year meeting with, talking to, interacting with senior citizens watching them use their smartphones and talking to them about how they use their smartphones so we could get to know their smartphone behavior," explained Dave Woods, Chief Innovation Officer at ROHA, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at 19th Cloud Expo, held November 1-3, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
Dec. 9, 2016 02:15 PM EST Reads: 809
In this strange new world where more and more power is drawn from business technology, companies are effectively straddling two paths on the road to innovation and transformation into digital enterprises. The first path is the heritage trail – with “legacy” technology forming the background. Here, extant technologies are transformed by core IT teams to provide more API-driven approaches. Legacy systems can restrict companies that are transitioning into digital enterprises. To truly become a lead...
Dec. 9, 2016 02:15 PM EST Reads: 358
Without lifecycle traceability and visibility across the tool chain, stakeholders from Planning-to-Ops have limited insight and answers to who, what, when, why and how across the DevOps lifecycle. This impacts the ability to deliver high quality software at the needed velocity to drive positive business outcomes. In his general session at @DevOpsSummit at 19th Cloud Expo, Phil Hombledal, Solution Architect at CollabNet, discussed how customers are able to achieve a level of transparency that e...
Dec. 9, 2016 02:15 PM EST Reads: 1,288
WebRTC is the future of browser-to-browser communications, and continues to make inroads into the traditional, difficult, plug-in web communications world. The 6th WebRTC Summit continues our tradition of delivering the latest and greatest presentations within the world of WebRTC. Topics include voice calling, video chat, P2P file sharing, and use cases that have already leveraged the power and convenience of WebRTC.
Dec. 9, 2016 02:15 PM EST Reads: 1,773