Additive manufacturing moves beyond the “cool” phase
AUGUST 12, 2015
The next trend you’ll find with Additive Manufacturing (AM), also known as 3D printing, is the growth of additive services. SMS Research Advisors conducted a survey on additive manufacturing. The majority of the 700 respondents are familiar with additive and it’s benefits–79% know AM gives users access to more complex design capabilities. 79% know it reduces lead time for product development and 42% see AM improving manufacturing efficiency.