Ditzingen, Germany: Laser machine tool manufacturer Trumpf and metal additive manufacturing services provider Sintavia have entered into an agreement to increase the global market presence of the laser machine tool manufacturer’s metal printers in the aerospace industry.
The agreement will involve the laser machine tool manufacturer’s TruPrint 3000 metal printer that has industrial part and powder management to be installed in the metal additive manufacturing services provider’s manufacturing facility in Florida, US. The metal printer is expected to be installed by early 2018.
Brian R. Neff, chief executive officer, Sintavia, said: “The TruPrint 3000’s build chamber is completely modular and secure. We are excited to work with Trumpf on the TruPrint 3000 and to grow the relationship into the future.”
Ralf Kimmel, general manager, Trumpf North America, said, “We look forward to working with Sintavia as it goes through these processes with its numerous aerospace customers.”
APMEN News, Oct 2017