"New Solutions for Industry with Additive Manufacturing"
05.11.2016 In a round tour, member firm Concept Laser offers a glimpse into system engineering and applications - Serial components in use at Igus - Automotive industry calls for solution concepts
Range of Materials is Growing
26.10.2016 H.C. Starck develops and produces metal powders for additive manufacturing. In this interview, Dr. Rainer Leo Meisel, Senior Manager for Applied Technology Metal Powders at H.C Starck Surface Technology and Ceramic Powders GmbH in Laufenburg, talks about high market dynamics, the growing range of materials, and cooperation with system manufacturers and users in the development of new alloys.
3D Printing as a Key to Competitiveness
08.01.2016 Additive manufacturing has many advantages: material efficiency, cost advantages in small lot sizes, fast and economical spare parts production, or the possibility of manufacturing highly complex and extremely light structures. The technology will change the world – also that of Mechanical Engineering.
“Beginning of a Revolution”
02.12.2015 nformation Session of the Additive Manufacturing Association within VDMA with about a 100 participants completely booked - Parallel meetings of the working groups Automation and Machine Acceptance get users, suppliers, and machine manufacturers talking
Innovation Award Laser Technology 2016
28.10.2015 Open call for applications for the Innovation Award Laser Technology 2016 – closing date January 15, 2016
eNewsletter Additive Manufacturing
08.07.2014 For all those of you who want to know what is going on in the Additive Manufacturing Association: All about industrial applications of 3D Printing production processes
Flyer zur Vorstellung der AG Additive Manufacturing
From now on, a flyer is available, presenting the working group Additive Manufacturing and it's activities.
Rainer Gebhardt, Additive Manufacturing Association within VDMA, answered the following questions on 3D printing at drupa 2016 (Video in German only)
In-situ process monitoring is one of the strategic technology areas of Concept Laser, and is one which the machine manufacturer is now expanding to include the QMmeltpool 3D for three-dimensional real-time monitoring.
Christoph Kehrs, SchuF Armaturen und Apparatebau, gives insights into how SchuF is implementing 3D Printing and what obstacles currently still need to be overcome
Rainer Gebhardt, VDMA Expert on Additive Manufacturing, gives in interview providing insights into the question of what the Additive Manufacturing Association within VDMA aims at doing and how members benefit
Toni Schneider, Schneider Electric, briefly presents the current situation regarding the current status of industrialization and automation of 3D Printing
Here you can find press information and pictures of our members:
- ARBURG GmbH + Co KG
- Concept Laser GmbH
- Festo AG & Co. KG
- FKT Formenbau und Kunststofftechnik GmbH
- HAMUEL Maschinenbau GmbH & Co. KG
- JOMATIK GmbH
- LMD GmbH & Co. KG aA
- LPKF Laser & Electronics AG
- MBFZ toolcraft GmbH
- Renishaw GmbH
- Firma Sauer / DMG Mori
- Siemens AG
- TRUMPF Laser- und Systemtechnik GmbH