Click For Photo: https://3dprintingindustry.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/EOS_PM_formnext_2018_Part_Powder-1024x603.jpgClick For Photo: https://3dprintingindustry.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/EOS_PM_formnext_2018_Part_Powder.jpg
Leading industrial 3D printer OEM and service provider EOS is celebrating its 30th anniversary. With approximately 3,500 systems installed around the world, the German company is holding onto its original mission statement from founder Hans Langer in 1989 which is:
“SHAPING THE FUTURE OF MANUFACTURING.”
Establishment - Production - Platforms - Goal - Years
“The establishment of complete digital production platforms is a major goal that we are aiming to achieve in the coming years,” comments Adrian Keppler, EOS CEO.
“It’s not just about providing the right 3D printing solutions, but about evaluating, planning, setting-up, and optimizing AM production cells to leverage all the advantages and possibilities of digitalization.”
Factory - Floor - EOS - Maisach - Plant
The factory floor at the EOS’ Maisach plant. Photo via EOS.
EOS attributes its longevity within the burgeoning 3D printing industry to its exclusive focus on laser sintering, and the technology’s abilities to processing polymers and metals from an early stage, as well as custom materials. According to the company, powder-bed based processes are well suited to the rapidly growing market of series applications.
EOS - Consultancy - Unit - Additive - Minds
In 2015, EOS founded its consultancy unit Additive Minds. This business has so-far enabled over 300 successful customer projects and gained more than 100 experts worldwide. According to EOS support from Additive Minds has also accelerated the adoption of additive manufacturing. In one example case, in...
Wake Up To Breaking News!