The UK is internationally recognised as being a leader in innovation and quality. While there has been a great
deal of change in the past decades, Britain's engineering sector has maintained it's place as a world leader by
embracing agile business practises and advanced manufacturing techniques.
This program brings together three of the UK's leading manufacturers: metal casting specialists Brafe; precision engineers Threadmaster Gauges; and rapid prototyping experts 3D-SQUARED.
This program was originally broadcast July 22nd 2018.
LJMU 2018: Product Design Engineering Show
Another really enjoyable PDE Show took place at LJMU yesterday evening. Students displaying their design work from each
year group mingled with industrialists, academics and invited guests in this event that was presented with the support of
the SolidWorks (NW) User Group. Many prizes were won and awards presented including:
1st Year Student Best in Show to Elliot Dunson
2nd Year Student Best in Show to Conor Summers
3rd Year Student Best in Show to Alexandra Good
The evening was capped off by the presentation of the award for PDE Student of the Year. This was won by Philip Mawdsley for his overall academic achievements and his tireless work in setting up and running the LJMU Product Design Engineering Design Society and supporting many other course initiatives over his 4 years on the programme. Well done Philip and thank you.
This prestigious award was presented by Andrew Allshorn (founder of 3D Squared) and a close friend and supporter of the PDE programme over many years. Thanks to all those that supported and attended the event.
Article written by/credited to Adam Papworth, which you can read in full on LinkedIn here: LJMU 2018 Article
We're on TV!
Andrew is excited to feature on an upcoming Executive TV 'Manufacturing Excellence' programme.
Dates for broadcast are: Sunday 10th June and Sunday 1st July @ 10.30(am) on SKY digital channel 185
The program will be made available to watch on www.executivetv.org/engineering-excellene after the final broadcast.
DINO Award 2018 Presentation
What a great honour it was to be asked to present Fried Vancraen, CEO of Materialise with his DINO at
It has been a pleasure working together with him and his company for 20 years plus.
To read the full article 'Additive Manufacturing Users Group Awards DINO's' please click below:AMUG 2018 DINO Awards
AT 3D SQUARED has relocated!
We are pleased to announce we have relocated our HQ to a new facility in Kendal, Cumbria. Our new
Open the door to new possibilities – at formnext 2017
Think in possibilities, not in boundaries! Join us and be inspired at formnext powered by tct, the international exhibition and conference for Additive Manufacturing and the next generation of intelligent industrial production. Where ideas take shape.Learn more
Welsh Enterprise Awards 2017
Andrew is proud to have been awarded the following by @SME_News Welsh Enterprise:
'Best Additive Manufacturing Director 2017' and;
'3D Printing Consultancy of the Year 2017'
AT 3D-SQUARED featured in CV Magazine August 2017
Published article 'Knowledge and Insight into 3D Printing' featured in this month's Corporate Vision Magazine.
Following AT 3D-SQUARED's success in winning the Best 3D Printing Strategic Consultancy 2017 UK Award, Andrew was invited for
interview to discuss & disover more about the company's respected work.
Click the link below to read the article (& full magazine below):
AT 3D-SQUARED featured in Education Business
If you're using AM technology in your school or college or considering using such, AT 3D-SQUARED are
perfectly placed to offer the best advice on which technology best fits your budget, application
and materials requirements.
To find out why, please read the full article below:
TCT Show - 26-28 September 2017
The TCT Show is one of the world's leading events dedicated to 3D printing, additive manufacturing and product
development held at the NEC, Birmingham.
AT 3D-SQUARED are exhibiting in Hall 3, Stand D70 so if you're attending the show, please stop by and say hello!
For more information, speakers and timetables, please click the link below:
Diabetes UK Fundraiser
Andrew received a wonderful letter in thanks for his part in supporting the 'Glam & Glitz' event on 6th May 2017. His donation prize helped raise £350 on the night which goes towards awareness, research, info, advice & support for the charity Diabetes UK.Read the Full Letter
2016 DINO Award recipient Andrew Allshorn named AMUG European Ambassador
Andrew Allshorn has been featured in this month's tct mag regarding his appointment as AMUG's European Ambassador including his attendance at the 2017 AMUG Conference in Chicago later this month. Click below to read full article:tct article
Andrew Allshorn (AMUG Europe Ambassador)
Andrew is featured on the AMUG website regarding his role as 'Europe Ambassador' for the group.
Read the article here:AMUG Ambassadors