B9Creations, a global provider of professional 3D printing solutions, has launched a K–12 education division with tailored service and technology offerings – built on a longstanding history of being in the higher education and research market with technology in over 60 of the top universities around the world. And now, B9Creations is partnering with Rapid City Area Schools (RCAS) to create a path for STEM opportunities available to the nearly 14,000 students in the area as part of a new education initiative piloted at several schools in the district.
RAPID CITY, S.D. (September 20, 2022) – B9Creations, a Rapid City, South Dakota-based provider of 3D printing solutions, hosted an event to celebrate the grand opening of its office in the Dallas-Fort Worth area, with Lewisville Mayor TJ Gilmore, members of the Lewisville City Council, Chamber of Commerce, economic development representatives, employees of the Keller and Lewisville Independent School Districts, community partners, customers, and local business leaders in attendance.
RAPID CITY, S.D. (September 6, 2022) – From an idea in a basement to today’s global footprint in 70 countries worldwide, B9Creations is a Rapid City, South Dakota-based additive manufacturing solutions provider that delivers 3D printing hardware, software, materials, and services. And now, the company has launched an upgraded version of its B9Captivate material development software with Dark Site capabilities.
RAPID CITY, S.D. (July 5, 2022) – B9Creations has launched an ESD-safe, UV curable resin for use on its 3D printers, powered by Mechnano’s MechT.
“Production-ready additive manufacturing solutions from Mechnano help B9 Core Series systems users move from prototyping to production with ease,” said Shon Anderson, B9Creations CEO. “ESD – Rigid provides an immense benefit to various industries where damage caused by static buildup is a major concern.”
RAPID CITY, S.D. (May 18, 2022) – B9Creations, a South Dakota-based provider of 3D printing solutions, hosted an event to celebrate the company’s 10th anniversary and the community partners, customers, and employees that have enabled their success.
RAPID CITY, S.D. (March 29, 2022) – B9Creations, a global provider of additive manufacturing solutions, unveils its largest-format, customizable 3D printer platform, the B9 Core 5 Ascent Series, at the 2022 AMUGexpo – disrupting traditional additive manufacturing and meeting the rising demand for customization in the industry.
RAPID CITY, S.D. (January 24, 2022) B9Creations, a global provider of additive manufacturing solutions, announced the launch of its brand-new, ultra-precision B9 Scan 500 3D scanner – set to debut at AGTA GemFair Tucson in booth #1714.
RAPID CITY, S.D. (January 18, 2022) B9Creations, a global provider of additive manufacturing solutions, launched a brand-new elastomeric resin called BioRes – Silicone. This new addition to its suite of biocompatible 3D printing materials enables customized medical and consumer tech applications for comfortable skin contact products, such as headphones, hearing aids, wristbands, attachments for wearables, silicone components for medical devices, and more.
RAPID CITY, S.D. (Oct. 18, 2021) B9Creations, a global provider of 3D printing solutions, launched a partnership with South Dakota Mines' Baja Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) team to 3D print parts for an off-road vehicle for an annual competition – at which they placed 10th worldwide.
RAPID CITY, S.D. (Sept. 10, 2021) – Global 3D printer manufacturer B9Creations has partnered with nanomaterial company Mechnano to expand its range of engineering photopolymer materials designed to take additive manufacturing into scaled production applications.
RAPID CITY, S.D. (August 16, 2021) – B9Creations, a global provider of additive manufacturing solutions, has launched 3D printed jewelry molds printed with a new elastomeric formula – an offer set to revolutionize the jewelry industry.
RAPID CITY, S.D. (May 17, 2021) – 3D printing manufacturer B9Creations and Black Hills Works have launched a partnership to develop customized, 3D printed assistive devices for the over 600 people supported through Black Hills Works, designed to give individuals with disabilities greater independence.
RAPID CITY, S.D. (April 13, 2021) – The Financial Times today announced that B9Creations, a global 3D printing solutions provider, ranks no. 319 on its annual list of The Americas’ Fastest-Growing Companies. This prestigious award is presented by The Financial Times and Statista Inc., the world-leading statistics portal and industry ranking provider. B9Creations joins notable honorees Netflix, Tesla, Facebook, Uber, and several other well-known names.
RAPID CITY, S.D. (Sept. 22, 2020) – B9Creations, a global provider of additive manufacturing solutions, launched its new FastWax Castable resin today, a 3D printing material offering all the benefits of wax without the wait.
B9Creations Ranks No. 2318 on the 2020 Inc. 5000
With Three-Year Revenue Growth of 180.93 Percent
RAPID CITY, S.D. (August 12, 2020) – Inc. magazine today announced that B9Creations, a global 3D printing solutions provider, ranks in the top half of all companies on its annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. B9Creations joins Inc. 5000 alumni like Intuit, Zappos, Under Armour, Microsoft, Patagonia, and many other well-known names who gained their first national exposure as honorees on the list.
RAPID CITY, S.D. (April 14, 2020) – B9Creations, a global manufacturer of 3D printers, has partnered with Vast Broadband to 3D print reusable protective masks for their essential personnel. The effort is part of a larger COVID-19 response initiative by B9Creations to produce masks for non-medical essential workers at companies nationwide, offer 3D printing and logistics services for business experiencing supply chain or labor disruption, and create an online global network connecting businesses in need with partners who can help.
RAPID CITY, S.D. (March 25, 2020) – Inc. Magazine today announced that B9Creations, a global provider of 3D printing solutions, has been ranked #112 on the Inc. 5000 Series list of the fastest-growing private companies in the Midwest. As an Inc. 5000 Series honoree, B9Creations joins Intuit, Zappos, UnderArmour, Microsoft, Jamba Juice, Timberland, Clif Bar, Patagonia, Oracle and other notable alumni.
RAPID CITY, S.D. (Nov. 8, 2019) – B9Creations, a global provider of professional 3D printing solutions, announced today it was named to the Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies in North America now in its 25th year. B9Creations grew 277% during this period.
RAPID CITY, S.D. (Nov. 7, 2019) – Ding Tool, LLC, disrupts the decades-old paintless dent repair industry with the launch of its new patent-pending, 3D printed dent repair tools at SEMA, powered by B9Creations precision 3D printers and engineering materials.
B9Creations launched a K–12 education division with tailored service and technology offerings, built on a longstanding history of being in the higher education and research market with technology in over 60 universities around the world. And now, B9Creations is partnering with Rapid City Area Schools (RCAS) to create a path for STEM education opportunities available to the nearly 14,000 students in the area as part of a new education initiative piloted at several schools in the district.
A tech company focused on making the hardware and software for 3D printing has set up shop in North Texas.
With its eyes on the growing additive manufacturing space, South Dakota-based B9Creations has opened its newest office at the Venture X-The Realm at Castle Hills coworking space in Lewisville.
The Rapid City, SD-based company might not be the most well-known in the industry, but they are among the oldest. They began with founder Michael Joyce’s Kickstarter campaign way back in 2013, and they’re now celebrating their tenth anniversary. There are not many 3D printer manufacturers that can boast that.
B9Creations, a 3D printer manufacturer based in Rapid City, hosted an event Friday to celebrate its 10-year anniversary and honor the partnerships that helped them reach it.
B9Creations unveils its largest-format, customizable 3D printer platform, the B9 Core 5 Ascent Series, at the 2022 AMUGexpo – meeting the rising demand for customization in the industry.
On one side of South Dakota, Electronic Systems Inc. is manufacturing cutting-edge electronics products in Sioux Falls for clients worldwide. Across the state in Rapid City, B9Creations LLC is designing, building and selling high-resolution 3D printers.
B9Creations has partnered with nanomaterial company Mechnano to expand its range of engineering photopolymer materials designed to take additive manufacturing into scaled production applications.
Global 3D printing solutions provider B9Creations prides itself on promising up front just what it can deliver, and what it’s offering now could impact the jewelry industry. The company, which serves customers and dealers in nearly 70 countries, has launched 3D printed jewelry molds created with its new elastomeric formula, Resilient – Silicone resin. B9 Creations says its new mold-making material is a high-detail, less costly replacement for traditional rubber jewelry molds, offering flexibility for easier removal of delicate materials, such as wax, and able to deliver high-volume runs for mass production of jewelry.
Seemingly simply tasks like holding a fork, writing with a pencil or using a handheld shower are challenges for some people with disabilities. Black Hills Works and 3D printing manufacturer B9Creations have partnered to design customized devices that will make daily life easier.
In the battle against COVID-19, 3D printer companies specializing in a range of services pivoted their technology and designs to support relief efforts, mass-producing medical products essential for providers during the pandemic. One of the more disruptive and transformative companies helping with the production of equipment sorely in need is B9Creations. The 3D printing solutions provider played an integral role in producing shells for ventilator masks and nasal swabs, among other in-demand products.
The COVID-19 pandemic continues to create logistical challenges due to disruptions in manufacturing and transportation, along with resistance against globalization and free trade. This has curtailed the global supply chain, provoking critical shortages of essential goods. There is a desperate need for factories to manufacture on-demand materials and devices for a range of essential healthcare services.
Innovative space company Made In Space has continually surprised us with inventions such as the Archinaut large object printer, bioprinting, its longest 3D printed part, and its Additive Manufacturing Facility for the International Space Station (ISS). Now, the company is set to launch a stereolithography 3D printer to the ISS specifically to make ceramics. Made In Space, now a part of commercial space roll up Redwire, aims to put the printer on Northrop Grumman’s 14th commercial resupply mission (NG-14). In an earlier iteration, the company worked together with B9Creations.
A former Air Force pilot, Mike Joyce with deep expertise in computer science and mathematics, who was seeking a better additive manufacturing platform for use in the aerospace industry founded B9Creations. During his search for an additive manufacturing solution, he discovered there were only two categories of technology – cheap 3D printers for at-home hobbyists and ones costing hundreds of thousands of dollars, well out of reach for small and medium-size businesses. So, Joyce decided to forge a third category, a fast, reliable, easy-to-use, 3D printer that delivered a professional-grade solution with a quick return-on investment.
A team of researchers from Rey Juan Carlos University, Madrid have 3D printed a set of self-sensing composite parts using B9Creations 3D printing technology. By reinforcing a commercially available photopolymer resin with carbon nanotubes (CNTs), the scientists were able to further functionalize it with electrical conductivity, citing promising applications in structural health monitoring.
B9Creations CEO Shon Anderson has the company, which manufactures 3D Printing technology at its plant located off Deadwood Avenue in Rapid City has been helping with the production of medical equipment sorely needed in the fight against COVID-19 (coronavirus).
The internet is flooded with Americans responding to the need for personal protective gear, from sewing masks to crafting face shields using 3D printers. South Dakota company B9Creations has partnered with medical companies to assist during the coronavirus pandemic. Shon Anderson is CEO of B9Creations and joins us now with more on this assistance and what they are creating.
Someday My Prints Will Come: Additive Manufacturing Insights
Additive manufacturing (AM) or 3D printing technology is impacting how orthopedic surgeries are planned and executed. 3D printers are becoming smaller, more affordable, and more accessible, and free access to open source 3D imaging software has made clinical implementation widely feasible.