VDMA: Detailed Roadmaps Will Show Additive Manufacturing the Way Towards Smart Factory

05.11.2018 • Members of the VDMA Additive Manufacturing Association dissect the AM process chain into single steps, showing up future roads for development • A quality-controlled, automated AM process chain is paving the road for a cost-efficient production of series components ready to use

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“Our Goal Was an Uncomplicated, Cost-Efficient AM Technology”

25.10.2018 AIM3D GmbH, a young company in Rostock, is driving its own additive manufacturing technology with composite extrusion modeling (CEM), and building corresponding systems. In this interview, their general manager Dr. Vincent Morrison explains how CEM differs from existing AM technologies, which materials to process with it, and how he imagines a typical AM process chain of the year 2030.

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The Lack of Standards Still Scares Away Potential Users

11.10.2018 GMA managing director Ante Kaselj talks about challenges which quality testers are facing in the AM sector, about AM process chains in 2030, and about the reasons which prompted his company to join the Additive Manufacturing Association within VDMA recently.

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“If we Approach it the Right Way, Additive Manufacturing will Strengthen German and European Mechanical Engineering”

23.07.2018 Interview with Alexander Jakschik, chairman of the board for marketing and finances at ULT AG

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We Should Not Regard Additive Manufacturing As A Stand-Alone Technology

06.07.2018 Interview with Carsten Merklein, head of the Additive Manufacturing Department at Schaeffler Technologies AG & Co. KG

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eNewsletter Additive Manufacturing

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

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Flyer of the AG Additive Manufacturing

31.03.2017 From now on, a flyer is available, presenting the working group Additive Manufacturing and it's activities.

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