• The Additive Manufacturing Association in the VDMA offers its members from industry and scientific research a variety of services related to industrial 3D printing technologies. We are the cross-industry platform where potential users and development partners meet and work together.

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Deutsche Bank Publishes EU Monitor on 3D Printing

23.04.2019 The 3D printing of machine and other industrial components, also known as additive manufacturing, has the potential to further accelerate digital change. Medical technology, aerospace and retail are expected to achieve the fastest 3D growth rates.

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16.04.2019 The Additive Manufacturing Working Group on LinkedIn

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"With Additive Manufacturing, we Can Travel Entirely New Roads."

16.04.2019 As product development manager at ANDRITZ KAISER GmbH in Bretten, additive technologies have fascinated Paolo Matassoni early on. In their application, he has always explored new roads. Today, his team uses the high degree of design freedom in construction and in material design for optimized component functions. In this interview, he talks about enthusiastic junior employees, new material combinations, and his expectations for additive processes in the year 2030.

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Working group Automation met in Pliezhausen

22.03.2019 36 participants showed great interest in the event on 19 March at our member company Renishaw in Swabia.

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New members of the AG Additive Manufacturing in 2019

08.03.2019 At the beginning of 2019, AZO GmbH & Co. KG, Praxair Surface Technologies, Grenzebach Maschinenbau, BASF SE and Hans Weber Maschiennfabrik joined the AM working group.

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Participation in trade fairs of AG Additive Manufacturing

14.12.2018 Formnext 2018 - Formnext 2019 - Rosmould 2019 - Hannover Messe 2019

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VDMA lecture series at AM4U on 13 November 2018

09.11.2018 The Working Group Additive Manufacturing contributes to the lecture series with 6 contributions from the ranks of its members.

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  • VDMA expert discussion USA Standards and requirements for electrical engineering on May 29, 2018 - Program and application documents

  • Wissen Maschinenrichtlinie

  • Future Manufacturing - Magazin für intelligente Produktion

  • Automation on Request 2016

  • Guideline Industry 4.0 supports the development of its own industry 4.0 Translations and business models

  • Activity Report AG AM 2014-2016

  • Activity Report AG AM 2016-2018