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Exhibitors Additive Manufacturing Area
Inside 3D Printing METAV 2016
Hall 15, Booth F49

Exhibit Hall Hours
February 23-26: 9.00am – 5.00pm
February 27: 9.00am – 4.00pm

Gold Sponsor

10 D Printives
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10 D Printives is a newly formed 3D Printer company comprising of a highly experienced team in engineering, technology, product development, mechanics, and customer service. 10 D Printives goals are to supply innovative 3D printers with the greatest functionality, quality, reliability, and highest value to the prosumer market.

Silver Sponsor

Fraunhofer IAPT
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The LZN Laser Zentrum Nord GmbH was incorporated into the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft on January 1, 2018 as the Fraunhofer Research Institution for Additive Manufacturing Technologies IAPT, Fraunhofer IAPT for short.

The Fraunhofer Research Institution for Additive Manufacturing Technologies IAPT is the 70th institute of the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft which is one of the largest application-oriented research organisation with more than 25.0000 employees in Europe. The Fraunhofer IAPT was founded by the LZN Laser Zentrum Nord GmbH and parts of the Institute of Laser and System Technologies at the Hamburg University of Technology as one of the world’s leading institution for scientific-industrial technology transfer in the area of 3D printing. Furthermore, the Fraunhofer IAPT focuses on research and development of additive manufacturing technologies with main emphasis on design, process and factory with about 100 employees at the production sites in Hamburg and Lüneburg. The focus is on the application of additive technologies in the key fields of aerospace, ship & rail and machinery & tooling as well as polymers and medical technology for the serial production in the sense of rapid and bionic manufacturing. The Fraunhofer IAPT pursues the goal to empower its customers to use the additive serial production with unique technological performance efficiency as well as highest quality and cost efficiency for the products and to open applied research and new profitable business areas with unique features.

Bronze Sponsors

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Altair provides Innovation Intelligence.

Out of this self-conception we are advocating a simulation driven design philosophy.

OptiStruct, developed by Altair is since 20 years the leading tool for topology optimization in the market. OptiStruct includes an unparalleled number of possibilities to articulate optimization tasks. Our engineering force is the most experienced in the world, when it comes to the application of numerical optimization in industrial applications. So we are performing optimization projects at every major Aero and Automotive OEM.

Based on this we created INSPIRE, the only concept design tool of its kind which is as easy to use as a smartphone app but brings behind the scenes the experience of an optimization expert to the table.
Adding a styling tool like EVOLVE in the process relieves the user from many painful time consuming tasks. Embedded in the process it can deploy all its power at its best. Adding new functionality like the polymesh technology is accelerating the process in an unknown manner.

So we assure that our clients unlock the true potential of Additive Manufacturing.

Altran Deutschland S.A.S. & Co. KG
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Altman has a technological global footprint with 4,000 specialists worldwide providing a high-value expertise. In Germany, Altran is established as the leading and largest engineering service provider in the Aerospace, Defence & Railway sector. Our portfolio is focusing on 4 core competencies (Development, Integration, Industrialization & Management Services) which enable us to offer innovative solutions for every step along the value chain. Thus, we are sharing engineering responsibility with our customers in their most challenging projects: cabin and airframe development, cabin customization, in-flight entertainment and connectivity, system development & integration and life-cycle experience. Being an Innovation Maker we are constantly investing in future topics. We actively shape the market trends: we are a strong partner for 3D printing and topology optimization.

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ANSYS SpaceClaim is the leading 3D Direct Modeling software solution on the market from ANSYS, INC. SpaceClaim’s STL Prep for 3D Printing module prepares models for 3D printing efficiently and easily by offering a single solution that not only repairs problems, but also modifies STL and CAD files. This module also extends SpaceClaim’s intuitive user interface, speed and interoperability into the 3D printing world.

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citim – Shaping Visions
citim is a manufacturing service provider specialized in rapid prototyping, additive manufacturing and small batch production of models, working prototypes and duplicate parts. Furthermore, all services are brought together in one place covering the whole production chain: from part conception to assembly completion.

citim is a leading supplier for metal AM components with 14 new-generation machines running in Germany and the United States, where the company's second production site is located. Beside metal AM, citim masters a wide range of manufacturing technologies like additive manufacturing of plastic parts, polyamide/vacuum casting, injection molding, precision/sand casting, die casting and HSC/CNC milling.
Self-evidently all processes run accredited to the quality assurance standard ISO 9001:2008.

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EOS is the world's leading technology and quality leader for high-end solutions in the area of additive manufacturing (AM). The company, which was founded in 1989, is a pioneer and global leader in the area of direct metal laser sintering, and also a provider of a leading polymer technology. For these industrial 3D printing processes, EOS offers a modular solutions portfolio that consists of systems, software, materials, as well as technical and AM consulting services. EOS is the partner of choice for industrial AM-based production, and provides long-term solutions for industry. Customers using these solutions are able to take advantage of light-weight structures, cost reductions based on functional integration, product customization and accelerated product development and production.

Fraunhofer IFAM Dresden is involved in fundamental and applied research to develop new sintered and composite materials, as well as cellular metallic materials manufactured with innovative technologies derived from powder metallurgy. The scope of our services includes the industrial implementation of the results we obtain, up to the manufacturing of prototype components. Substantial experience with technology and material structures makes it possible for us to design cellular metallic and composite materials in which combinations of properties are tailored to individual applications.

The design of materials and components is facilitated by special technologies, such as 3D Metal Printing, electron beam melting, melt spinning, melt extraction, Spark Plasma Sintering, microwave sintering, and moulding techniques. The development is focussed on lightweight materials, materials for tribological applications and thermal management, high temperature materials and hydrogen storage alloys to be used in transportation industry, electronics, energy technology, and mechanical engineering.

German RepRap
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With the X400, German RepRap was the first company in Germany to release a large-capacity 3D printer for professional users, and we continue to steadily grow the product line. We focus specifically on industrial use for professional users in product development, prototyping, mold and model making, manufacturing, architecture and design. With DD4 extruder technology, new X500 effectually improve problem that have occurred at 3d printer of FDM/FFF technology.

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Höganäs is the world’s leading manufacturer of iron and metal powders continuously pioneering into new developments. Digital Metal® is Höganäs revolutionary, proprietary precision ink-jet technology for additive manufacturing and 3D printing of metal components and systems. It offers a unique capacity to rapidly and cost-effectively produce highly complex and intricate designs and features for metallic parts. As the world moves steadily towards more generative and flexible manufacturing methods, Digital Metal is at the forefront of this development.

Höganäs also offers an extensive range of metal powders for additive manufacturing.

Keyence Deutschland
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CCD Ost/1.OG/#2

New KEYENCE 3D printer with heat-resistant printing material
Together with the new AGILISTA-3200W 3D printer, KEYENCE also introduces a new printing material which is up to 100°C heat-resistant. This leads to a new standard for inkjet 3D printing technology by exceeding current temperature limits for printed objects. Looking for 3D printing technology offering high resolution, high accuracy and heat-resistant printed objects at the same time? You will see how our KEYENCE 3D Printer AGILISTA and our AR-H1 printing material will satisfy your needs. We took special care to maintain our KEYENCE printing material characteristics such as transparency, should you need to have a look inside your object as well as a certain roughness to be able to paint or coat your prototypes. Just think about all the new possibilities in usage of this technology this combination offers to you!

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Materialise incorporates 27 years of 3D printing experience into a range of software solutions and 3D printing services, which together form the backbone of a 3D Printing industry.  Materialise works with industry and research across healthcare, automitive, aerospace, design and consumer goods.

Opiliones 3D
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Opiliones is an innovative manufacturer of big volume FDM 3Dprinters for industrial use, constructed in

a unique and simpel way to ensure high process reliability, low maintenance , play-free steel bullet-
magnet hinges for precise movements and a 3Dprinting volume of 500mm diam x 720mm high.Opiliones
3D printers are used for rapid proto-typing, creative freedom of design, “small”series production and
production of parts with a complex geometry

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CCD Ost/1.OG/#4

The Testia GmbH (an Airbus Group Company) is providing all kind of services for Non-Destructive Testing (NDT) and Destructive Testing (DT). The following is offered for Aerospace companies and Non-Aerospace industries:

· Training related to EN4179 for all NDT methods
· Engineering Services & consultancy for all NDT methods
· NDT inspection in manufacturing (e.g. Computed Tomography (CT) on ALM components)
· NDT inspection for service
· Manufacturing and certification of reference standards (e.g. RS for CT systems)
· Sales of niche NDT equipment
Due to the cooperation with Airbus, new developments and information are available first hand. Testia is able to provide this knowhow for other industries and offer the unique possibility to gain profit from Aerospace developments.
The Testia GmbH is an ISO9100 certified company and thus cover all aspects to ensure a high quality of services and products.


3D Systems provides advanced and comprehensive 3D digital design and fabrication solutions, including 3D printers, print materials and custom-designed parts. Its powerful ecosystem transforms entire industries by empowering users to bring their ideas to life using its vast material selection, including plastics, elastomers, metals and bio-compatible materials.
Its democratized 3D digital design, fabrication and inspection products provide seamless interoperability and incorporate the latest immersive computing technologies. 3DS’ products and services disrupt traditional methods, deliver improved results and empower its customers to manufacture the future now.

Concept Laser
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Concept Laser GmbH is located in Lichtenfels , Germany and since its foundation 2000, it has been regarded as a pioneer in the field of additive manufacturing with metals. With the LaserCUSING® process, the company is involved in many industries like mould, jewellery, medical, dental, automotive and aerospace. The term LaserCUSING®, made up of the letter C from Concept Laser and the word fusing (complete melting), describes the technology used: the fusion process generates components layer by layer using 3D CAD data.

The metal laser melting machines from Concept Laser process powder materials from high-grade and tool steels, nickel-based superalloys, cobalt-chromium alloys, reactive aluminum or titanium alloys as well as precious metals like gold and silver. Standard machines and customer-specific machine concepts for the LaserCUSING® of metals are offered. For more information, visit:

Formlabs designs and manufactures powerful and accessible 3D printing systems for engineers, designers, and artists. Their flagship product, the Form 2 3D printer, uses stereolithography (SLA) to create high-resolution physical objects from digital designs. The company was founded in 2012 by a team of engineers and designers from the MIT Media Lab and Center for Bits and Atoms. With its powerful, intuitive, and affordable machines, Formlabs is establishing a new benchmark in professional desktop 3D printing. Formlabs also develops its own suite of high-performance materials for 3D printing, as well as best-in-class 3D printing software.

Renishaw is one of the world's leading engineering and scientific technology companies, with expertise in precision measurement and healthcare. The company supplies products and services used in applications as diverse as jet engine and wind turbine manufacture, through to dentistry and brain surgery. It is also a world leader in the field of additive manufacturing (also referred to as metal 3D printing), where it is the only UK business that designs and makes industrial machines which ‘print' parts from metal powder. The Renishaw Group currently has more than 70 offices in 35 countries, with over 4,000 employees worldwide. Around 2,800 people are employed within the UK where the company carries out the majority of its research and development and its manufacturing.

SLM Solutions GmbH in Lübeck-Germany is a leading manufacturer of selective laser melting equipment for metals and vacuum casting equipment for polyurethanes. SLM Solutions also produces and sells bismuth based low melting metal alloys and various consumables as well as metal powders for selective laser melting processes.

The pioneer from prototyping to production is servicing its customers for more than 50 years and has long time experience in rapid prototyping construction and processes.

SLM Solutions focuses its business policy on development, production and distribution of innovative added layer manufacturing systems. Main industries are energy, aviation, automotive, medical, consumer electronics and education. Thereby the company concentrates on its core competences and offers flexible development processes for fast production for key customers who aim for serial production.

As "Pioneer from Prototyping to Production" SLM Solutions stands for highest quality, process reliability and effectivity.

Latest innovation is the SLM®500HL providing a build chamber of 500 x 280 x 325 (mm) and a unique double beam technology. Each of the two fibre lasers (400/1000W) operate on the powder bed by a 3D scanning unit, whereas two laser beam profiles are working at the same time.

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Media Partners

The 3D printing Association (3DPA) is tasked with the development and promotion of a thriving 3D printing industry globally. Our role is to advance the awareness and implementation of 3D printing and additive manufacturing around the world. We are dedicated to providing manufacturers, designers, resellers and the entire 3D printing community with a committed resource that actively promotes, develops and supports all elements of the industry acting as a robust advocate for the technology.

Das Fachmagazin für den Konstruktions- und Engineering-Bereich berichtet über alle Aspekte, die bei der integrierten (ganzheitlichen) Produktentwicklung wichtig sind. Im Mittelpunkt stehen Lösungen und Strategien für ein leistungsfähiges Engineering sowie Innovationen aus der Antriebstechnik, Automation, E-Technik, Fluidtechnik, Verbindungstechnik und Konstruktionsbauteile.

Im Mittelpunkt von DIGITAL MANUFACTURING stehen Grund-lagen, Methoden, technische Trends, IT-Lösungen sowie praxisnahe Anwendungsbeispiele aus dem Bereich der digitalen Prozesskette in der Produktion. Das Magazin vermittelt, welche Produktivitätsvorteile sich in der Produktion durch die richtigen Strategien und Lösungen erzielen lassen.

3D Print Pulse brings together the best daily content from over 60 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing thought leaders, including, Phillip Cotton, Leslie Langnau, and Lav Radis among many others. Using the social media signals from the audience, our proprietary curation engine ranks this content so that each of our readers receive the best and most personalized content. Join 20,000 other business professionals focused on 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing. 
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Das Center for Digital Fabrication ist ein Kompetenzentrum am Lehrstuhl für Wirtschaftsinformatik und Systementwicklung der Universität Würzburg. Wir beschäftigen uns mit der Technologie additiver Fertigungsverfahren – auch umgangssprachlich bekannt als „3D-Druck“ – und deren ökonomischen Potenzialen. Das CEDIFA steht als Ansprechpartner für Unternehmen unterschiedlichster Branchen zur Verfügung, die sich für den Einsatz additiver Fertigungstechnologie interessieren. Setzen Sie sich bereits heute mit den Potenzialen dieser Technologien auseinander. Additive Fertigung bietet kein „Plug & Play“ – umso wichtiger ist es, die notwendige Lernkurve zu berücksichtigen und frühzeitig aktiv zu werden. Im Vordergrund müssen jedoch stets Kunde und das positive Kosten/Nutzen-Verhältnis stehen. Gehen Sie stets von der Frage aus, wo bislang unadressierte Kundenbedarfe bestehen und wo die Vorteile der additiven Fertigung gezielt einen Nutzen stiften können. Eine Zusammenarbeit mit dem CEDIFA ist u.a. in folgenden Bereichen möglich: Bilaterale oder konsortiale Beratungs- und F&E-Projekte Workshops, Seminare und Tagungen Betreuung von Bachelor- und Masterarbeiten sowie Dissertationen - Das Magazin für 3D Drucktechnologien

Das unabhängige und täglich aktuelle Magazin bietet interessierten Lesern einen vollständigen Überblick rund um das Thema 3D-Druck und additive Fertigung. Auf unserer Plattform finden Sie neben den aktuellsten Entwicklungen auch eine umfangreiche und aktuelle Liste an 3D-Drucker, Software, Dienstleister, Hersteller sowie alle wichtigen Veranstaltungen und Termine.

Das „third DIMENSIONS magazine“ berichtet unabhängig und global über Unternehmen, Produkte, Technologien, Einsatz- als auch Dienstleistungsbereiche rund um das Thema 3D-Druck. Wir freuen uns auf Ihre Mitwirkung, Unterstützung und Zusammenarbeit.

3D Printing Industry is the leading online news service and authority on additive manufacturing. With over 5 years of reporting on 3D printing behind us, we are the first choice for comprehensive, accurate and up to date news about all aspects our industry. This year 3DPI will host the 1st Annual 3D Printing Industry Awards. Please visit our site for more information.

Are you interested in 3D printing but not sure where to start? is here to help. We are the One Stop Shop for information and resources to get you started in 3D printing today. No hype or guru talk, just plain hands-on advice! – the magazine for 3D printing technologies considers itself as a purely informative medium for the fascinating topic of 3D printing. You can read daily updated news about this interesting and increasingly popular field.

3Dtoday is the leading Russian web-portal for amateur and professional makers, interested in 3D-printing and related technologies. Our mission is to provide our readers with full knowledge about additive manufacturing and enable them to share their experience with like-minded people.Our site includes regularly updated 3D-printer and 3D-scanner catalogues, information on manufacturers and user publications. The latter are presented in a form of an open blog, where anyone willing to share their knowledge or interesting projects can contribute freely. Furthermore, we keep our community updated with all the interesting news from around the world, provide information on upcoming shows ,keep a database of user-contributed 3D-models and maintain our own 3D-Wiki, full of pertinent knowledge on history, terminology and any other aspects of 3D-printing in general.

trinckle develops software for the age of additive manufacturing. Its core offering, paramate, makes product configuration on an unprecedented level possible. It enables the customer-specific adaptation of any product - whether patient specific prosthetics, mechanically optimized industrial components, or personalized jewelry. paramate’s powerful algorithms streamline design processes and automate even the most complex design tasks, eliminating the need for CAD know-how. Founded in 2013, trinckle was the first German online 3D printing service provider. Since then it has refined its expertise, built up its software platform, and remains a leading 3D printing fulfillment provider. trinckle equips its partners with the tools to leverage the full potential of 3D printing and to realize innovative business opportunities.  To partner with us visit: is The Voice of 3D Printing Technologies, covering all the latest 3D printing industry news along with in-depth editorials and investigate reporting. Additionally offers resources for 3D printing professionals and enthusiasts alike, including the largest 3D printing message board,, as well as outlets fore-commerce, webcasts, white papers, online education and more.

3D PrintingTODAY markets Australian & New Zealand 3D printing industry business, products, services. Comprehensive news & information is available on 3D PrintingTODAY website for; News, Events, Products, Services, Directory, Classifieds, Library, Links. Market exposure is provided for members business, products, services with regular newsletters. One stop for latest Australian & New Zealand 3D Printing Industry news, information & market exposure

3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing is the only peer-reviewed journal on the rapidly moving field of 3D printing and related technologies. The Journal provides comprehensive coverage of academic research and industrial and commercial developments that have applications in medicine, education, food, and architecture. It also explores emerging challenges and opportunities ranging from new developments of processes and materials, to new simulation and design tools, and informative applications and case studies.

3D Metal Printing magazine promises to be at the center of this exciting industry, keeping readers in tune with new-technology write-ups, application articles and tutorial “how-to” features. is an Online Trade Magazine featuring Products, Companies, News, Articles and Events for the Industrial Automation, Robotics and Unmanned Vehicle industries. With an emphasis on the state of the art and on the horizon technologies that have strong prospects of commercialization, our philosophy is to create an outlet where the industry can share information and report on itself. is an Online Trade Magazine featuringProducts, Companies, News, Articles and Events for the AdvancedManufacturing, Factory Automation & 3D Printing industries.

Prototype Today is an informational resource website for 3d printing, rapid prototyping and manufacturing videos, news and events. The site contains over 3,900 videos broken down into 50+ categories for easy access. There are also over 4,000 articles and press releases available to search by a variety of criteria including company, most recent, tags, most popular and by month.

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