Press releases

“In the AM sector, it is less about Motion Dynamics and more about Drive Precision.”
VDMA: Detailed Roadmaps Will Show Additive Manufacturing the Way Towards Smart Factory
“AM Contributes Significantly Towards Achieving Sustainable Process Chains”
Formnext 2018: VDMA Association Additive Manufacturing Demonstrates Additive Process Chain
“Our Goal Was an Uncomplicated, Cost-Efficient AM Technology”
The Lack of Standards Still Scares Away Potential Users
We Should Not Regard Additive Manufacturing As A Stand-Alone Technology
“If we Approach it the Right Way, Additive Manufacturing will Strengthen German and European Mechanical Engineering”
3D Print Establishes Itself in Mechanical Engineering
“We Have Got the Knowhow Needed for Automated Powder Handling”
“Our Hybrid Machines Are Now Used in Series Application”
„Potential additiver Bauteildesigns wird oft nicht ausgeschöpft“
Additive design still needs to hit home in everyone’s minds as well as in company structures
“Our Goal Is To Achieve Integrated Data And Process Chains”
The Additive Manufacturing Association within the VDMA elects a new Chairman of the Executive Board and enlarges its Executive Board
“High Need for Development in the Area of Surface Processing”
Wire Instead of Powder
Quality Requirements Are Always Rising
“We Can Even Print Complete Industrial Facilities, True to Scale and Multi-Colored”
VDMA: Additive Manufacturing Association Has Compiled A “Roadmap Automation”


In this interview, Johannes Krumme, Sales Manager Vacuum Conveying, talks about challenges in vacuum conveying technology in the AM sector, a completely digital order processing with 3D-printed grippers, and his expectations for AM process chains in 2030.
Interview with Dr. Karsten Heuser, Vice President for Additive Manufacturing in the Siemens Division Digital Factory in Erlangen, responsible for these activities.
Interview with Daniel Guizard, Aalberts Industries
In this interview, manager Tobias Röhrich explains the existing range of materials, why a new design is not necessarily indispensable, and how he imagines a fully automated additive process chain.
Siemens AG, I IA AS S OEM, Nuremberg
“This is not about toys…”
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
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