dFab Net

dFab Net is an international network comprised of digital fabricators; hardware and software suppliers; and professional designers, academics, and researchers, all working together to improve processes and accelerate digital fabrication.  

Membership interests include: aerospace, architectural, automotive, film/TV/theater, industrial design, marine, robotics, 3D printing, etc. Our diverse membership encourages innovation through cross-industry collaboration. 

April Newsletter now available

Summer Shop Series

education + networking
fabricators + designers 

Educational demos and tours will be held at Bay Area fab shops over the Summer months. 

More details coming soon...

Composites in A/E/C - dFab Net Working Group

Open to anyone interested in the topic including: architects, engineers, contractors, and those in the aerospace and marine industries who want to utilize their composites expertise to advance their use in the A/E/C market. 

Next Meeting: Wednesday, April 23rd @ 10:00 AM (PST) 1-hour conference call (monthly recurrence)

Working Groups are for registered members only.

Registered Members email info@dfabnet.org for meeting details.  

photo via:Composites and Architecture Blog

dFab Net Workflow Group

dFab Net announces formation of a Workflow Group to define the problems in workflow from design to fabrication across multiple industries. 

Next Meeting: Friday, April 18th @ 10:00 AM (PST) 1-hour conference call (monthly recurrence)

Working Groups are for registered members only.

Registered Members email info@dfabnet.org for meeting details. 

photo via: Matsys

Charter Members

Charter Members are founding partners who believe in our mission to interconnect the digital fabrication community.

dFab Net thanks our Charter Members for their commitment to accelerate digital fabrication.  


Membership is open to any person or business interested in digital fabrication.

ICD/ITKE Research Pavilion

designers: Achim Menges, Jan Knippers
fabricator: ICD/ITKE

SFMOMA Expansion

designer: Snohetta
software: Rhino, Delcam
fabricator: Kreysler & Associates

Shell Star Pavilion

designer: Andrew Kudless
software: Rhino
fabricators: multiple

Broad Art Museum


designer: Zaha Hadid
fabricator: Zahner

Cast Thicket

designer: yo_cy
fabricator: Topocast Lab

Streamline Design to Fabrication

A new organization to accelerate digital fabrication
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