Howco Orders First Metal Additive Manufacturing Machine from SLM Solutions

Howco Orders First Metal Additive Manufacturing Machine from SLM Solutions

Howco, the leading global distributor of raw material to the Oil and Gas industry, has made its first purchase of the latest metal additive manufacturing (AM) technology for its brand new AM Facility in Houston, Texas. In regards to purchasing their new SLM®500 selective laser melting machine Howco’s Director of Additive Manufacturing, Conrad Kao, comments, … Continue reading Howco Orders First Metal Additive Manufacturing Machine from SLM Solutions
Productivity Leaders – Development Collaboration of Honeywell and SLM Solutions Bears Fruits

Productivity Leaders – Development Collaboration of Honeywell and SLM Solutions Bears Fruits

Lübeck, July 20, 2020. Honeywell and SLM Solutions achieve an important success in their development collaboration for the qualification of aluminum parts printed with high layer thicknesses. Newly developed parameter sets for aluminum alloy F357, a new beryllium free version of AlSi7Mg0,6 (A357), lead to considerably improved material properties compared to parts produced through die-casting. … Continue reading Productivity Leaders – Development Collaboration of Honeywell and SLM Solutions Bears Fruits
SLM Solutions Partners with MAGNET to Additively Manufacture Plastic Injection Molds for Frontline Healthcare Worker Face Shield Production

SLM Solutions Partners with MAGNET to Additively Manufacture Plastic Injection Molds for Frontline Healthcare Worker Face Shield Production

Wixom, Michigan, June 3, 2020 – As part of its Additive Alliance Against Corona initiative, SLM Solutions has metal 3D printed plastic injection tooling molds that help produce face shield headbands for the Manufacturing & Advocacy Growth Network (MAGNET), a manufacturing consulting firm in Ohio. SLM Solutions 3D printed the molds in its Wixom, Michigan facility enabling MAGNET to … Continue reading SLM Solutions Partners with MAGNET to Additively Manufacture Plastic Injection Molds for Frontline Healthcare Worker Face Shield Production
SLM Solutions Launches ‘Additive Alliance Against Corona

SLM Solutions Launches ‘Additive Alliance Against Corona

  SLM Solutions has launched an ‘Additive Alliance Against Corona’ initiative to integrate the forces of the Additive Manufacturing industry to fight together against the effects of the Coronavirus. One of the biggest advantages of 3D printing is the rapid response time in being able to produce a product. COVID-19 has been spreading rapidly and fast solutions to save valuable … Continue reading SLM Solutions Launches ‘Additive Alliance Against Corona
SLM Solutions and Canwell Medical Partner to Accelerate Certification and Serial Production

SLM Solutions and Canwell Medical Partner to Accelerate Certification and Serial Production

Shanghai, April 8, 2020. SLM Solutions has formally entered into a strategic partnership with Canwell Medical, a leading medical device manufacturer in China. Canwell Medical has chosen to use SLM® machines for product development of 3D printed surgical implants. SLM Solutions will provide technical and application assistance, as well as research and development support to further … Continue reading SLM Solutions and Canwell Medical Partner to Accelerate Certification and Serial Production
BEAMIT Signs Letter Of Intent To Purchase 15 Machines From SLM Solutions

BEAMIT Signs Letter Of Intent To Purchase 15 Machines From SLM Solutions

Lübeck, January 28, 2020.BEAMIT, Italy’s largest additive manufacturing service bureau, expands its additive manufacturing activities and continues to rely on proven SLM® multi-laser technology. The Italian service provider signed a letter of intent to purchase 15 Selective Laser Melting machines from SLM Solutions within the next three years. The commitment emphasizes SLM Solutions as the preferred … Continue reading BEAMIT Signs Letter Of Intent To Purchase 15 Machines From SLM Solutions
Additive Manufacturing Revolutionizes Race Cycling – Innovative, 3D-printed Pulley Wheels Increase Performance

Additive Manufacturing Revolutionizes Race Cycling – Innovative, 3D-printed Pulley Wheels Increase Performance

Additive Manufacturing Revolutionizes Race Cycling – Innovative, 3D-printed Pulley Wheels Increase Performance Lübeck, August 29, 2019. Cycling applies the same lightweighting requirements as the broader mobility sector and long-haul races, like the 3,460 kilometer Tour de France, offer unique engineering challenges to optimize weight while maintaining resiliency across the over course of the race. In … Continue reading Additive Manufacturing Revolutionizes Race Cycling – Innovative, 3D-printed Pulley Wheels Increase Performance
SLM Solutions Opens New Application Center in Shanghai to Continue Growth in Asian Market

SLM Solutions Opens New Application Center in Shanghai to Continue Growth in Asian Market

May 22, 2019 – SLM Solutions celebrates the grand opening of their new expanded office facilities and application center for their head office in China. After establishing Chinese operations in Shanghai in 2015, the new facility will strengthen SLM Solutions’ presence in China and allow local staff to collaborate with customers to foster selective laser … Continue reading SLM Solutions Opens New Application Center in Shanghai to Continue Growth in Asian Market
Identify3D and SLM Solutions Collaborate to Deliver End-to-End Secure Digital Manufacturing

Identify3D and SLM Solutions Collaborate to Deliver End-to-End Secure Digital Manufacturing

Identify3D, a software provider for digital manufacturing security, quality and traceability, announced its collaboration with SLM Solutions Group AG (“SLM Solutions”), a leading supplier of metal-based additive manufacturing technology. Identify3D will provide a solution for data protection coupled with contractual and manufacturing licensing from design to production on SLM Solutions’ selective laser melting machines. By … Continue reading Identify3D and SLM Solutions Collaborate to Deliver End-to-End Secure Digital Manufacturing
SLM Solutions Expands Additive Manufacturing Footprint in Canada

SLM Solutions Expands Additive Manufacturing Footprint in Canada

In support of its growth plans in North America, SLM Solutions has developed a strategic sales partnership with Spark & Co., a Canadian machine tool distributor. Spark & Co. will begin selling the SLM Solutions line of highly productive metal additive manufacturing machines to customers in Quebec and Ontario Canada. “We are pleased to partner … Continue reading SLM Solutions Expands Additive Manufacturing Footprint in Canada