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How dental labs can increase productivity & lower costs with a Manufacturing OS

07.05.2022

Dental labs are struggling to scale due to increasing demands on staff. A Manufacturing OS removes obstacles to growth by automating production for crown milling, bridge printing, and more.

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Geomagic Design X Essentials

06.27.2022

Have you been looking for a complete, affordable reverse engineering solution? Are you struggling with inefficiencies in your current process? You’re in luck – we’ve recently released Geomagic Design X Essentials.

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Geomagic, 3DXpert, and Amphyon – now developed by Oqton

06.21.2022

The acquisition of Oqton by 3D Systems has ushered in exciting developments, including new additions to our software portfolio. We’ll ensure these solutions are continuously improved and enhanced.

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"Amnovis is amazed by Oqton's capabilities"

06.13.2022

Emergent manufacturing and engineering company Amnovis specializes in using innovative additive manufacturing technologies and materials for high-end applications.

Customer Story

What’s new in our Geomagic Design X 2022?

06.02.2022

Reverse engineering is set to become easier and more efficient thanks to our industry-leading software that helps bring physical parts into digital parametric CAD models.

Product News

Oqton's innovative software multiplies our production efficiency

05.30.2022

Staying innovative in a highly competitive market, whilst being efficient and productive

Customer Story

Changing the face of craniomaxillofacial surgery

05.25.2022

Achieving optimal craniomaxillofacial implant fitting

Customer Story

Oqton & Eplus3D Enter Strategic Partnership to Transform Digital Dental Workflows

05.24.2022

Companies will blend expertise in automation and additive manufacturing to bring improved productivity and traceability to customers.

Press Release

Amphyon 2022 Release

05.19.2022

In this half hour video, Jonas Baumeister introduces you to the Amphyon 2022 updates, the new features and why you should download them now.

On-demand Webinar

Duration:
34 minutes

A Holistic Approach to Additive Manufacturing

05.18.2022

The rise in AM is driving the need for a trusted, end-to-end solution becomes increasingly necessary for early adopters. Join Stratasys and Oqton to learn why you need to take a holistic approach to AM.

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Duration:
1 hour

Leveraging AI to automate your dental production processes

05.18.2022

Team Ziereis and Oqton teamed up for a webinar on Oqton's intelligent manufacturing OS for dental labs. Watch the webinar and discover how AI can automate your dental production processes.

On-demand Webinar

Duration:
37 minutes

Asano adopted Oqton's Geomagic 3D scanning technologies to transform its design and quality assurance processes

05.17.2022

Designing aftermarket automotive parts

Customer Story

Impossible Creations calls on Oqton’s digital workflow for the King’s car

05.16.2022

Creating an accurate 3D replica of a design that would otherwise be lost to history.

Customer Story

Geosciences and libraries turn to Geomagic Wrap from Oqton in wake of disaster

05.16.2022

Bringing knowledge and awareness of sinkholes with the help of Geomagic Wrap® 3D scanning software.

Customer Story

3D reverse engineering software delivers results for Formula SAE team

05.16.2022

Formula SAE® is an international collegiate competition that challenges students to design, develop and competitively race a Formula-style racecar.

Customer Story

Kindig-it Design builds cooler cars faster with Oqton’s Geomagic Control X and Design X

05.16.2022

Pushing boundaries, doing the most with the time that they have, and making nicer cars is what they’re ultimately after.

Customer Story

Graft3D design and 3D prints patient-specific dental implants with 3D technology

05.16.2022

Restoring an edentulous jaw using 3D technology

Customer Story

Cummins uses Oqton’s Geomagic software and metal 3D printing to get 1952 race car running again 50% faster

05.16.2022

Reverse engineer and 3D print a new water pump housing.

Customer Story

KU Leuven takes metal AM research to the next level with Oqton’s 3DXpert software

05.10.2022

With almost 30 years of additive manufacturing (AM) research and as the third largest contributor to AM, the Catholic University of Leuven (KU Leuven) in Belgium is one of the leading AM academic institutes in the world.

Customer Story

Advancing metal AM productivity with 3DXpert at MTI

05.10.2022

MTI serves a variety of customers in aerospace, defense, nuclear, and medical applications.

Customer Story

Penn State Master Program students gain AM expertise with Oqton’s 3DXpert and Geomagic Software

05.10.2022

The program combines multi-disciplinary, theoretical knowledge with practical, hands-on experience acquired in the Penn State AM facilities.

Customer Story

2022 update: Fast lattice simulation, multi-material support and further enhancements

05.05.2022

With the maturing of additive manufacturing (AM) technologies, novel and exciting applications have been explored, expanding the former boundaries of manufacturing significantly.

Product News

Improving additive manufacturing production efficiencies with Oqton's Manufacturing OS

04.19.2022

3D Systems are implementing the Oqton Manufacturing OS to remove pain points in their additive manufacturing process and plan ahead for more efficient production.

Customer Story

5 Ways DfAM Can Help Your Design Process

04.13.2022

Watch our on demand webinar on generative design and discover 5 ways that DfAM can help your design process.

On-demand Webinar

Duration:
23 minutes

PrinterPrezz Automates End-to-End Manufacturing Workflow with Oqton

04.01.2022

Moving away from a manual paper-based system to an automated and digital approach

Customer Story

Emerson Greatly Improves Additive Manufacturing Efficiency with 3DXpert

03.30.2022

3DXpert all-in-one additive manufacturing software helps Emerson gain new levels of efficiency, productivity, and repeatability using existing fleet of metal printers.

Customer Story

ZYXDENT 3D Digital Center

03.23.2022

The ZYXDENT 3D Digital Center started out as a dental laboratory in Spain 25 years ago, but its spirit of improvement and collaboration with strategic partners such as Oqton has allowed them to expand vertically and become a digital center.

Customer Story

A “mind-blowing step forward” thanks to Oqton

01.28.2022

When TEAMZIEREIS launched 21 years ago, gold was still the main material for dental tooth replacements. However, after the economic crisis in 2008, the cost of gold skyrocketed, and the industry had to reinvent itself.

Customer Story

Emerging Trends in the Welding Industry Explained by Belgian Welding Institute Experts

01.10.2022

While we step into the fourth industrial revolution, or Industry 4.0, its crucial to understand disruptions driving this digital transformation, such as big data, robotics, advanced analytics, machine learning, 3D printing, etc.

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Year In Review - 2021

12.22.2021

2021 was a special year for Oqton. Overcoming challenges and creating new opportunities, we learned valuable lessons and expanded our vision for future growth. We are grateful to partners, customers, and employees for making all our goals happen and being with us through each important milestone.

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Supporting innovation for future

12.21.2021

Dental-Labor Volkmer has been a successful family-run business for over 50 years in Germany. Active in three locations with more than 120 employees, it has steadily grown and maintained the charm of a family-owned company

Customer Story

Oqton to Showcase Its Expanded Software Portfolio at Formnext 2021

11.17.2021

Oqton will showcase an expanded software portfolio that can complement its MOS. These technologies help customers automate their digital manufacturing workflows, scale their operations and enhance their competitive position.

Press Release

Nexa3D partners with Oqton to meet accelerating demand for additively manufactured dental appliances

11.15.2021

Nexa3D, the maker of ultrafast polymer 3D printers, today announced that it partnered with AI powered manufacturing software leader Oqton.

Press Release

Oqton Named One of the 20 Most Promising Manufacturing Tech Solution Providers in 2021 by CIO Review Magazine

11.10.2021

CIO Review selected Oqton as one of its 20 Most Promising Manufacturing Technology Solution Providers.

In the news

Amnovis obtains ISO 13485 certification for innovative additive manufacturing processes supported by oqton

09.27.2021

Additive manufacturing trailblazer Amnovis has achieved ISO 13485 certification for meeting demanding, internationally agreed quality management standards.

Press Release

"Insane" cost and productivity improvements

09.23.2021

Crown Ceram, the French dental prosthetics company, have been a successful family-run firm for almost 40 years.

Customer Story

3D Systems to Drive Adoption of Additive Manufacturing in Production Environments with the Acquisition of Oqton

09.08.2021

Oqton will operate as independent organization and solution platform company, ensuring data security and confidentiality for customers

Press Release

Oqton named Stratasys GrabCAD® Software Partner

09.07.2021

A global SaaS company, has joined the GrabCAD Software Partner Program as a thought leading global software provider, with their state-of-the art manufacturing operating system.

Press Release

HP certifies Oqton as a member of the 3D API partner program

09.06.2021

Oqton is delighted to announce that as of last month (August 2021) it has received certification from HP, a global leader in manufacturing 3D printers based on its MultiJet Fusion (MJF) technology.

In the news

Oqton Serves as Key Platform for Additive Manufacturing Production Efficiency at EOS

09.02.2021

EOS is a leading provider of responsible manufacturing solutions for metal and polymer-based industrial 3D printing technology based on the laser powder bed fusion process.

Press Release

Turning designs into reality with Oqton

08.31.2021

Custom Color 3D Printing is a fast-growth start-up based in Chicago, USA, specializing in a range of services including production polymer additive manufacturing and rapid prototyping.

Customer Story

Intelligent Connection Enables Capturing, Collating & Controlling of Data

05.04.2021

The industrial internet of things (IIoT) centres around one core proposition — the digitalisation of data.

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When we say an end-to-end workflow solution – what do we mean?

04.23.2021

Have you noticed how frequently the phrases “end-to-end” and “workflow” are utilised as part of the lexicon within the additive manufacturing (AM) and 3D printing industry these days? There is a good reason for that.

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Prodways integrates Oqton for better end-to-end control of the manufacturing process

04.21.2021

Prodways has established a partnership with Oqton, now offering Oqton software on its machines.

Press Release

Connected, Intelligent & Automated Workflows for (Additive) Manufacturing

03.19.2021

Manufacturing Execution System – or MES – can come across as a rather generic term, but understanding the real meaning and implementing it in a factory is about as important as it gets for any manufacturing operation.

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Oqton raises 40M Series A financing round

01.15.2021

Oqton, Inc., a software company specialising in AI-powered solutions for the manufacturing industry, today announces that it has raised over $40M in a Series A financing round, led by Fortino Capital, a leading B2B software investor, by PMV, the regional Flemish investment fund, and by Sandvik, a global engineering group.

Press Release

Oqton integrates EOS software for seamless additive manufacturing workflows

11.06.2020

Oqton and EOS announce the deep integration of EOS software capabilities into Oqton. This partnership enables an unprecedented tight connection of manufacturing software and hardware.

Press Release

The D3D 30 — DEVELOP3D

06.04.2020

A round-up of 30 new technologies from around the world that Develop3D firmly believes could give your 2020 product development work a major boost.

In the news

3D Printing Software — DigitalAlloys

05.25.2020

Oqton was mentioned as a leading company in an article by Digital Alloys covering different categories of 3D printing software and how they fit together in an AM workflow.

In the news

3D Printing News From Formnext 2019 Graded — DEVELOP3D

12.16.2019

Oqton was graded A+ in the list of all major announcements of Formnext 2019.

In the news

Oqton announces the first fully automated 3D inspection machine

11.15.2019

Determining the quality of manufactured parts has always been a challenge. It is not only time-consuming, it also requires significant effort and resources.

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Moving toward large-scale production planning in additive manufacturing

09.05.2019

Planning and scheduling for additive manufacturing at a factory scale opens up an incredible array of possibilities, but also poses challenges.

Whitepapers

Oqton Does It All In Additive Manufacturing — Fabbaloo

07.12.2019

Kerry Stevenson from Fabbaloo shares his perspective on Oqton.

In the news

Microfactories Move to Full Production – IndustryWeek

02.20.2019

Four ways manufacturers, big or small, can benefit from technology breakthroughs. Oqton CTO Ben Schrauwen talks about how advances in technology are setting up microfactories to emerge as a new form of contract manufacturer.

In the news

Five Issues Industrial 3D Printing Needs to Solve to be the Future of Factories

02.04.2019

For years, industrial 3D printing has been heralded as the 'future of factories' that will 'radically change the world', but it's still in the zone of inflated expectations. Five key challenges impact it's potential to revolutionize manufacturing.

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AI and machine learning 2019 predictions – Dzone

12.19.2018

In this Dzone article, Oqton CTO Ben Schrauwen and technology execs from companies like Mulesoft and New Relic share their predictions for the coming year.

In the news

Artificial Intelligence and the coming of the self-designing machine – Ars Technica

12.06.2018

'Manufacturing is in the early stages of a state of disruption brought on by technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI) and 3D printing.' Oqton CTO Ben Schrauwen lends his perspective to the first day of the Ars UNITE 'virtual conference'.

In the news

‘The fear of AI is exaggerated’ – Trends.be

12.06.2018

Trends Magazine interviews Oqton CTO Ben Schrauwen about AI and the founding of Oqton.

In the news

Stop thinking AI vs human, think AI with human – CMS Wire

11.14.2018

Because of our vision of making AI-driven factories accessible to manufacturers, we often get asked to provide thoughts on what AI means for humans in the manufacturing workplace. In this article, Oqton CTO Ben Schrauwen...

In the news

Overcoming the three big challenges of IIOT data

11.06.2018

Manufacturers we speak to say that they’re gathering industrial IoT (IIoT) data from their factories but aren’t necessarily getting the anticipated insights and benefits they expected due to these three challenges.

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Promising Smart Factories for All – Engineering.com

10.31.2018

Oqton CEO and co-founder Samir Hanna is featured in this Engineering.com article, talking about the Oqton vision and manufacturing's need for an open, accessible and affordable operating system.

In the news

Bringing the “vision of autonomous manufacturing to reality” – TCT Magazine

10.18.2018

Ben Schrauwen talks with TCT Magazine about how Oqton is addressing autonomous manufacturing and the factory of the future.

In the news

Learning how to be lean - AI as the key to continuous improvement

10.15.2018

AI and machine learning are poised to turbocharge lean manufacturing, as their continuously-improving models translate into continuously-improving operations on the factory floor.

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From automation to autonomy - how the new era of robots will revolutionize manufacturing

09.25.2018

“Automation” and “autonomy”, though often conflated, are distinct concepts in industrial manufacturing. Autonomy has incredible potential, but in order to achieve it, the robots are going to have to be able to program - and reprogram - themselves.

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The Three Waves of Innovation that are Changing Manufacturing

08.29.2018

The internet, AI, and blockchain. Three waves of technological innovation that are poised to completely transform manufacturing.

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Carl Bass Joins Oqton Board of Directors

08.21.2018

We're excited to announce that Carl Bass is joining our board as an independent director of Oqton.

In the news

Why we’re still waiting on Industry 4.0

08.02.2018

We’ve been on the cusp of the Fourth Industrial Revolution for a while, and it’s still not clear when or how it will come to fruition. But we can identify the issues we need to overcome to make the leap...

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Don’t blame the robots: factory automation is harder than it looks

04.18.2018

Elon Musk recently commented that Tesla has suffered from “too many robots,” that factory automation slowed the Model 3’s production, instead of making it faster. We agree it’s hubris to assume...

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