Coronavirus: UCD researchers using 3D printing to make medical face shields

Ireland“An advanced manufacturing research facility based in University College Dublin (UCD) has designed a face shield for medical staff working on the Covid-19 frontline in the space of a week, and is already scaling up production. Using its expertise in 3D printing, known as additive manufacturing, I-Form is aiming to provide much-needed PPE (personal protective equipment) to healthcare staff in Dublin …” (more)

[Kevin O’Sullivan, Irish Times, 2 April]

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