RAPID CITY, S.D. (July 18, 2019) – B9Creations’ automation solution, the B9Clean, a tool that automates post-processing by providing no-mess, glove-free cleaning, has been voted as one of only five finalists worldwide for the 2019 TCT Post-Processing Award. The TCT Awards showcase the most influential 3D technology innovations around the globe, with finalists selected by an expert advisory board.
RAPID CITY, S.D. (May 20, 2019) – Brady Neiles of South Dakota’s Game, Fish & Parks, has transformed the way wildlife populations are tracked. Using B9Creations 3D printing technology, Neiles created an expandable collar with a tracker – an alternative to surgical implantation, the only tracking method used on juvenile bobcats today. The potential extends far beyond, to population estimates on species, like fawn, throughout the United States.
RAPID CITY, S.D. (May 7, 2019) – B9Creations, a professional provider of 3D printing solutions, launched HD Slate, formulated for microscale parts with thin walls and micro features. The new resin features crisp detail, no z-bleed, and excellent readability.
RAPID CITY, S.D. (March 28, 2019) – B9Creations, a global provider of 3D printing solutions, and SDC Technologies, a market leader in premium optical coatings with applications ranging from NASA space helmets to Anti-Fog commercial refrigeration doors, announced today the opening of a brand-new state-of-the-art additive manufacturing materials development laboratory at B9Creations’ Rapid City headquarters.
RAPID CITY, S.D. (March 20, 2019) – B9Creations announced today the B9Clean is now in-stock and available for shipping. The B9Clean is a tool that automates customers’ post-processing with thorough, no-mess, glove-free cleaning, . From print to post-processing, B9Creations is a professional provider of 3D printing solutions.
RAPID CITY, S.D. (Feb. 11, 2019) – B9Creations, a professional provider of 3D printing solutions, launched its engineering resin line today with Rugged – Nylon 6. Equivalent to injection-molded nylon, Rugged – Nylon 6 features low modulus, high elongation, and high impact strength making it ideal for snap-fit and wear-resistant parts.
RAPID CITY, S.D. (Feb. 5, 2019) – B9Creations, a professional provider of 3D printing solutions, launched the B9Clean today, a tool that automates customers’ post-processing with thorough, no-mess, glove-free cleaning. From print to post-processing, B9Creations will be showcasing its end-to-end 3D printing solution at AGTA Tucson trade show Feb. 5-10.
RAPID CITY, S.D. (Nov. 6, 2018) – B9Creations announced today two powerful new software features for the B9 Core Series: Surface Finish and Queue, responding to the market’s desire for improved surface finish and the ability to more efficiently manage printing workflow in high-volume applications better than ever before.
RAPID CITY, S.D. (Oct. 8, 2018) – B9Creations, a global provider of professional 3D printing solutions, announced today the launch of B9Captivate, a software suite that empowers users to develop custom material settings perfectly engineered for their application – helping them optimize for both the properties and performance of their 3D printer materials and the geometry of their parts.
RAPID CITY, S.D. (Sept. 27, 2018) – iMakr and B9Creations partnered with O2, one of the largest mobile phone networks in Europe, to deliver an experience unlike any other for the pre-order launch of the new iPhoneXS. Using an Artec 3D scanner and B9Creations 3D printing platform, iMakr and O2 scanned and printed 150 VIP guests live in three locations across the United Kingdom – London, Birmingham and Manchester.
B9Creations was nominated by popular vote for 3D Printing Industry's "2018 Personal 3D Printer of the Year (other)." 3D Printing Industry asked its readers to nominate the individuals and enterprises leading the additive manufacturing and 3D printing world, receiving more than double the number of nominations compared to 2017. The shortlists spanned all areas of the 3D printing ecosystem – from medical, aerospace and creative applications to 3D scanning, software and materials.
B9Creations has been named the 2018 Exporter of the Year by the Small Business Association, for the State of South Dakota and Region VIII, encompassing South Dakota, Colorado, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah and Wyoming. The South Dakota-based company was officially recognized during National Small Business Week, an annual event honoring the accomplishments and contributions of the best small businesses in the nation.
RAPID CITY, S.D. (March 23, 2018) – B9Creations, a global provider of 3D printing solutions, has received a minority investment from Mitsui Chemicals (Tokyo: 4183), a Japan-based company owned by the Mitsui Group conglomerate that counts Toshiba and Toyota among its companies. As an integral part of Mitsui’s Healthcare Division, the partnership positions B9Creations as a market leader in the dental and healthcare industry.
Leadership and staff of software company Pixel Pines will join B9Creations, a global provider of professional 3D printing solutions based in the Black Hills, in a statement announced today. Pixel Pines Partner Brian Butterfield will join B9Creations as Vice President of Product Management, joined by Pixel Pines Partner Pat Honeycutt who will serve as B9Creations’ Vice President of Product Development, with the remainder of Pixel Pines’ staff joining the B9Creations Product Development organization.
Additive manufacturing holds the power to transform businesses and, B9Creations is leveraging talent and technology to change how things are made in industries from dentistry, jewelry manufacturing, automotive, to medical devices.
Brady Neiles is a resource biologist from South Dakota’s Game, Fish & Parks who used 3D printing to change the way wildlife populations are tracked. Rather than undergoing surgery to implant a radio transmitter, bobcat kittens at South Dakota’s Game, Fish & Parks are now tracked via an expandable 3D printed collar complete with a tracker.
“B9Creations and SDC Technologies have opened an Additive Manufacturing Material Development Lab. B9Creations is a provider of 3D printing solutions and SDC Technologies is a leader in optical coatings with applications ranging from NASA space helmets to Anti-Fog commercial refrigeration doors. Joining us today with more is Shon Anderson and he is the CEO of B9Creations.”
B9Creations and SDC Technologies officially opened up their new 500 thousand dollar 3D printing lab.
"When people visualise the next hot-spot for a high-tech manufacturing boom, a small rural state such as South Dakota might not be what be comes to mind. But it should. In South Dakota, a symbiosis of leaders in education, business and state and local governments is harmonising to educate the next generation of savvy high-tech leaders and connect this eager talent pool to a new breed of companies that are changing the face of technological and manufacturing industries.
"3D printing can automate production and create complex parts faster than many traditional processes, but post-processing of these parts often involves manual labor that cuts into those productivity gains. 3D printer company B9Creations now offers an automation solution that can eliminate that time-consuming work."
February is turning out to be a big month for professional 3D printing company B9Creations, as it has just unrolled its second product in two weeks. Its newest release, a 3D printing material called Rugged – Nylon 6, marks the launch of its engineering resin line.
3D printing solutions company B9Creations is aiming to improve and automate post-processing for resin-based 3D printing with the release of the B9Clean. The new product, being presented at the AGTA Tucson trade show this week, enables users to post-process 3D printed parts with no mess and minimal intervention.
B9Creations partners with Regional Health to 3D print bones and organs for Regional Health's life size operation game. You can try your luck at their booth in the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center during the Black Hills Stock Show.
B9Creations CEO Shon Anderson speaks Tuesday, January 15th, 2019 for a ribbon-cutting at the new location on Plant Street.
“The industry needs to rise to the challenge.” Check out our CEO, Shon Anderson, and 39 other leaders in 3D Printing Industry's “Predictions for Additive Manufacturing in 2019,” as they talk about advancements and opportunities for the year to come.
B9Creations B9 Core Series lands a spot in 3D Native's 2018 "Top 3D Printers" list, which showcases the top 12 resin-based 3D printers on the market today.
The launch of the iPhone XS was heralded by a launch event from iMakr and B9Creations and the O2 mobile network. To celebrate the iPhone XS’ focus on individuality, 150 O2 VIPs in London, Birmingham and Manchester, were given the opportunity to be scanned and 3D printed in miniature on the B9Creations B9 Core 550. Read the full article on 3D Printing News.
A local company sent their printers overseas for the new iPhone XS launch. B9Creations provides professional 3D printing supplies and printers. When they were approached with the chance to show what 3D printing can do at an iPhone launch in England, they jumped at the opportunity.
CEO of B9Creations, Shon Anderson discusses the importance of local businesses using internships as a talent pipeline for South Dakota’s workforce. The company employs interns from both Black Hills State and School of Mines, and several have become full-time employees. He says internships offer businesses a mutually beneficial relationship. “It goes back to creating good opportunities for people to stay here in South Dakota and have a rewarding career, have opportunities to grow and do what they do best, and if we can leverage their talents and their abilities and their motivations, it’s a win-win.” Read the full article on SDPB.
"Small, literally in a basement, launched on Kickstarter by a man with a vision and a passion," said Shon Anderson, CEO of B9 Creations. Six years later, B9Creations is now one of the leading 3-D manufacturers in the area. Designing it's B9 Core Series of personal three-dimensional printers just last year, their products enable companies to print products at a dashing speed with high resolution on a global scale including jewelry, medical devices, and prototypes." Read more at Black Hills Fox.
B9Creations is featured on the front page of the Rapid City Journal in recognition of its new investment shot from Mitsui Chemicals and local background. Read more here.