SLM Solutions signs deal for major purchase of 3D printers

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3D printer manufacturer SLM Solutions Group AG, based in Lübeck, Germany, has announced a deal with Italy’s BeamIT. Business BeamIT SLM SolutionsBeamIT are a leading contract manufacturer and work.

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Fraunhofer opens “world’s largest SLM facility” in Aachen Germany

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Fraunhofer ILT has announced the opening of the "world’s largest SLM facility", the Aachen Center for 3D printing which has now acquired a Concept Laser. Event Concept Laser XLine 2000R fraunhofer Fraunhofer ILT opening Aachen RWTH RWTH Aachen University SLM University of Aachen world’s largest SLM facility XLine 2000R

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SLM Solutions signs $13 million 3D printer order for 10 SLM 500 machines

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Germany’s SLM Solutions has signed their largest single order to date. The contract is for 10 SLM 500 multi-laser metal additive manufacturing machines. The deal comes. Business Hunan Farsoon High-tech iSLA-650 Raycham Laser Technology Uwe Bögershausen Xi'an Bright Laser Technologies ZRapid Technologies

Divergent3D partners with SLM Solutions to scale up 3D printed car production

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Los Angeles company Divergent3D, the creator of the Blade 3D printed supercar, has entered a strategic partnership with German metal 3D printing group SLM Solutions. Business 3D Printed car 3d printed supercar divergent Divergent SLM SLM Divergent

Discovering the Four-Laser SLM 500 HL 3D Printer with SLM Solutions’ Director of Engineering

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SLM Solutions’ SLM 500 HL builds parts using four 400-watt lasers working at the same. 3D Printers 3D Printing Exclusive Interviews 3d metal printers Inside 3D Printing 2016 Düsseldorf Jan Wilkes powder bed 3d printers powder bed fusion selective laser melting Selective Laser Melting (SLM) SLM 500 HL slm solutions SLM Solutions 3d metal printing

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3D Printing News Sliced: Airbus, Markforged, SLM Solutions, PES

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This edition of 3D Printing Industry's Sliced news digest features the latest stories from: Markforged, Airbus, Adafruit, SLM Solutions, RMIT, Urquhart Opticians, PES and Twikit. 3D Printing 35th America's cup 3d printer projects a 3D printed mini PC airbus apworks boats Eiger Konami markforged Mini PC Opencreators PES RMIT scalmalloy SLM Solutions Twikit Urquhart Opticians

3D Printing The Next Five Years by Richard Grylls SLM Solutions

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3D Printers bodyTop richard grylls SLM SolutionsThis is a guest post in our series looking at the future of 3D Printing. To celebrate 5 years of reporting on the 3D printing.

GE Announces $1.4 Billion Investment: Acquisition of Arcam AB and SLM Solutions

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Today’s headline heard ’round the world contains all of the biggest buzzwords in 3D printing today: metal additive additive manufacturing, investment, acquisition, GE, Arcam, SLM. View the entire article via our website.

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Metal 3D printing company SLM Solutions reports revenue of $86 million, 22% increase in sales

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SLM Solutions Group AG (FRA:AM3D) has reported headline financial information ahead of the full release of FY2016 financial returns at the end of this month. Business Henner Schöneborn SLM Solutions Uwe Bögershausen

CEO & CFO Replacements at Stratasys, MakerBot & SLM Solutions: Why All the Executive-Level Shakeups in 3D Printing?

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Featured Stories 3d printing executives CEO ceo makerbot cfo eos jonathan jaglom makerbot makerbot ceo slm solutions SLM Solutions 3d metal printing SLM Solutions Group stratasysThe 3D printing market has seen a lot of growth, development and commotion of the past months. With growth spurts come growing pains. Over the past four weeks we’ve seen Stratasys CFO Erez. View the entire article via our website.

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SLM Solutions scoops prestigious award

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SLM Solutions has scooped an award for outstanding innovation from the German trade journal MM Maschinenemarkt. It meant a lot to Hans Joachim Ihde, chairman of the Board of the SLM Solutions Group AG. He said: “The entire SLM Solutions team is very happy.

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Divergent 3D and SLM Solutions Team Up to Accelerate Development of Divergent Manufacturing Platform

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DMG MORI acquires 50.1% of shares in SLM 3D printing company REALIZER

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With the acquisition, DMG MORI is adding selective laser melting (SLM), REALIZER’s specialty, to its already full arsenal of machining and manufacturing processes. German machine tool manufacturing company DMG MORI has acquired 50.1%

3D printing company SLM Solutions announces immediate removal of CEO Markus Rechlin

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German 3D printing company SLM Solutions has removed Markus Rechlin from his position as CEO and management board member and appointed Uwe Boegershausen, the company's chief financial officer, as acting CEO.

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GE launch $1.4 billion takeover bid for SLM Solutions and Arcam AB

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Germany’s SLM Solutions (ETR:AM3D) and Sweden’s Arcam AB. Business arcam GE SLM SolutionsThe General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) plans to make the largest deal in 3D printing history to date.

Fraunhofer ILT, GoetheLab to showcase $36k SLM 3D printer aimed at SMEs

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The collaboratively made selective laser melting (SLM) machine will cost around €30,000 ($36,000). The Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology and Fachhochschule Aachen’s GoetheLab will showcase a new 3D printer at next month’s formnext 2016 trade show in Frankfurt, Germany.

SLM Solutions NA, Inc. – Neff Capital Management Launches Sintavia with $10M Investment

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New company uses SLM Solutions’ Selective Laser Melting® systems to produce AM parts foraerospace & defense. To support the production of highly complex metal parts, Sintavia will add three Selective Laser Melting® SLM®280HL dual-laser systems from SLM Solutions. Using a 280 x 280 x 350 mm build envelope, the SLM 280HL system offers options to configure a single 400W, dual (400 +1000W), or twin (400W) lasers.

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GE refused to raise its price for metal 3D printing pioneer SLM after activist Elliott intervenes

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It looks like one of the biggest deals in the 3D printing market is about to fail, with the GE’s tender offer deadline for the takeover of SLM Solutions set to be reached today. billion to take over two of the driving forces behind metal 3D printing, Arcam AB and SLM Solutions.

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Elliott says to reject GE offer for metal 3D printing giant SLM Solutions

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billion to take over two of the driving forces behind metal 3D printing, Arcam AB and SLM Solutions. The Elliot Management hedge fund of billionaire investor Paul Singer, who owns 20 percent of SLM shares, is now opposing the take-over.

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GE plans to invest $1.4B to acquire Arcam and SLM

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GE (NYSE: GE), the world’s leading digital industrial company, today announced plans to acquire two suppliers of additive manufacturing equipment, Arcam AB and SLM Solutions. Business Additive manufacturing arcam GE SLM

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Worlds largest SLM 3D printing facility opens in Aachen, Germany

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The Aachen University of Applied Sciences and the Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology ILT have opened the world’s largest selective laser melting (SLM) 3D printing facility, located in the new Digital Photonic Production industry building on the RWTH Aachen campus.

Aero Kinetics Joins with SLM Solutions to Bring 3D Metal Printing to Commercial Unmanned Aircraft

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We are thrilled to have SLM on board with our program,” commented W. The safety, speed, and quality of SLM’s machines are well suited to produce ultra-lightweight structural components for unmanned aircraft. SLM Solutions currently employs over 160 people in Germany and North America.

ReaLizer Unveils Their New SLM 125 Metal 3D Printer

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3D Printers 3D Printing euromold 2014 metal 3d printer Realizer realizer 3d printer realizer slm 125 SLM 125 There is little doubt that competition is heating up within the metal additive manufacturing space.

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Aero Kinetics & SLM Solutions Bring 3D Metal Printing to Commercial Unmanned Aircraft

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3D Design 3D Printing 3D Printing Materials Business 3d printed aerospace applications 3d printed drones 3d printed UAS Aero Kinetics James Fendrick SLM Solutions 3d metal printing W. Aero Kinetics is an Aerospace and Defense firm, and one of their key business units is focused on Unmanned Aircraft Systems. The company was founded by W. Hulsey Smith in 2003, and they’re now... View the entire article via our website.

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SLM Solutions Group Opens Applications and Demonstration Center in Lübeck, Germany

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SLM Solutions Group AG, the provider of metal-based additive manufacturing technologies, just unveiled a new applications and demonstration center with the mayor of Lübeck, Bernd Saxe, as well as some 200 invited guests in... View the entire article via our website. 3D Printing Business 3D Printing Center germany innovation centers selective laser melting SLM 125HL SLM 280HL and SLM500HL SLM Solutions Group

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SLM Solutions CEO replaced as leader of German 3D printer manufacturer

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Markus Rechlin has been removed from his position as CEO of 3D printing company SLM Solutions (FRA:AM3D). Hedge fund scuppers deal SLM Solutions are a major manufacturer. 3D Printers

Fraunhofer ILT Presents New Multispot SLM Machine Design

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If there is one thing laser technology development is fundamentally important for it is selective laser melting (SLM) technology. Now the famed German institution is going one step further in presenting not just a new laser but a new, faster and more efficient, multispot SLM machine design.

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After SLM bid fails, GE buys Germany's Concept Laser for €599m, raises bid for Arcam

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conglomerate General Electric (GE) refused to upgrade its $745 million offer for German metal 3D printer manufacturer SLM Solutions. Things can move very quickly in the multi-million dollar world. Just earlier this week, one of the biggest deals in 3D printing failed after U.S. And now, just days later, GE confirmed its intention to become a major player in the metal 3D printing sector by purchasing another German 3D printer specialist, Concept Laser, for $599 million. 3D Printer Company

Divergent 3D and SLM Solutions partner to scale up Divergent Manufacturing Platform for 3D printed cars

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Divergent 3D, the company behind the amazing Blade 3D printed supercar, has signed a Strategic Development Partnership with German metal 3D printer manufacturer SLM Solutions Group.

GE plans to invest $1.4B to acquire additive manufacturing companies Arcam and SLM

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GE (NYSE:GE), the world’s leading digital industrial company, today announced plans to acquire two suppliers of additive manufacturing equipment, Arcam AB and SLM Solutions Group AG for $1.4

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Sentrol’s New SLS/SLM 3D Printer Series is Unveiled in Seoul

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At a conference of about 100 people, Sentrol introduced their new SS600, a large SLS/SLM machine, which is capable of fusing plastic, metal, or sand into 3D objects.… 3D Printers 3D Printing Asia SLM SLSBy Mark Lee.

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Noura Imprinting Layers Industries launches Iran's first SLM metal 3D printer

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Three Iranian additive manufacturing experts, combining knowledge and experience from England, the United States, Canada, and Belgium, have launched the first Selective Laser Melting (SLM) metal 3D printer in Iran.

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Nottingham engineers making lightweight SLM 3D printed car parts in new FLAC project

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The parts are being made with SLM 3D printers. Engineers at the University of Nottingham in the UK are using 3D printing to develop lightweight automotive components, boosting vehicle fuel efficiency while reducing noise and CO2 emissions, as part of the ongoing ‘FLAC’ project. For audiophiles and online music lovers, the acronym “FLAC” means, and will always mean, “Free Lossless Audio Codec,” a high-quality audio format that is clearer than MP3s.

Tiny Metal 3D Printing Overview: MICA Freeform vs. SLM

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… The original post Tiny Metal 3D Printing Overview: MICA Freeform vs. SLM appeared first on 3D Printing Industry. By Andrew Wheeler. Microfabrica Inc.

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SLM Solutions fantastic 2016 sales figures reflect growing demand for metal 3D printing

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This is further underlined by German metal 3D printing specialists SLM Solutions, who revealed fantastic sales figures for 2016. Companies all over the 3D printing market have been revealing their sales figures for the first half of 2016, and the results have been conflicting. Clearly, the desktop 3D printer market has not been growing as strongly as many hoped – just as in late 2015. It has even driven Stratasys and 3D Systems to a strategy change.

WNLO unveils China largest SLM 3D printer for production of metal parts

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Wuhan National Laboratory for Optoelectronics (WNLO) unveiled its large-scale selective laser melting 3D printer model, which is being presented as one of the world’s largest high-precision SLM 3D printers. In addition to the 3D printer’s unveiling, the company has also announced that its breakthrough machine has been certified by the Achievements Identification of Science and Technology Department of Hubei Province, where the company is based. 3D Printers

International Paris Air Show: Safran Announces First EASA Certification for 3D Printed Auxiliary Power Unit Part

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SLM Solutions Expands Management Team

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SLM Solutions Group AG, a provider of metal additive manufacturing machines, is expanding its operating subsidiary management team to include Andreas Frahm, who has been appointed for his sales and service expertise. By Shane Taylor.

Zhuhai CTC Electronic launches Walnut 18 SLM metal 3D printer and Riverbase 500 industrial SLA 3D printer

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The new printers are the Walnut 18 selective laser melting (SLM) 3D printer and Riverbase 500 light-curing (SLA) 3D printer. Zhuhai CTC Electronic, China’s leading 3D printer manufacturer, today officially released two new 3D printers at a press conference in Dongguan, China.

Impressive Financial Year Grows SLM Solutions’ North American 3D Printing Presence

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After a successful financial year, German-based SLM Solutions, manufacturer of metal 3D printing systems, has expanded its North American division with a new vice president. Just as the company published its 2014 fiscal year results, the company announced the appointment of Mark Hoefing as executive vice president of SLM Solutions NA, Inc. SLM Solutions Group AG has just released the results from 2014 and those results look good. By Michael Molitch-Hou.